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Rail Systems Assurance Consultant

Location: Manchester Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
Sector: Safety Type: Permanent
Contact: Ian Cowx Job Published: 14 days ago

Rail Systems Assurance Consultant

£65k-£75k + Bonus + Benefits
Manchester or Midlands or Bristol or WFH

Are you a seasoned Rail Systems Assurance Consultant looking to join a dynamic and growing company?

We are seeking a highly motivated individual with a strong foundation in railway safety to join our expanding team. In this exciting role, you will play a pivotal role in delivering exceptional Systems Assurance and Independent Safety Audit/Advice services to our clients.


  • Leverage your engineering expertise to influence the design, operation, and maintenance of complex rail systems, ensuring technical risk identification, communication, and management.
  • Uphold the highest safety standards by providing proportionate and effective safety advice tailored to project complexity.
  • Lead and coach junior team members, fostering their professional development.
  • Contribute to business development activities, exploring new opportunities and building strong client relationships.


  • Bachelor's/Master's degree in Engineering, Safety or Science.
  • Proven experience in systems assurance delivery.
  • Proven knowledge of Rail and International System Safety standards (EN50126, EN50128, EN50129).
  • Expertise in Functional Safety (SIL) and Systems Safety methodologies (GSN, hazard logs, HAZOP, FMECA, Bow Tie).
  • Demonstrated experience in the railway industry is a plus.


  • Strong customer focus with excellent communication and relationship-building skills.
  • Ability to develop creative commercial strategies and manage projects effectively.
  • Highly organized, self-motivated, and adaptable with a team player spirit.
  • Eagerness to learn and apply knowledge to new domains.


  • Competitive salary (£60k-£75k) based on experience.
  • Opportunity to shape the growth of a dynamic company.
  • Work in a supportive and collaborative environment.
  • Flexible working arrangements (office, client sites, home working).

Location: Bristol/Manchester/Midlands (UK)

Apply now and take your career to the next level!

Keywords: Rail Systems Assurance Consultant, Systems Safety, Safety Engineer, Railway Safety, EN50126, EN50128, EN50129, Functional Safety, Risk Management, UK Engineering Council, Bristol, Manchester.

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