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5 months ago
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Location: Barrow-in-Furness
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Manufacturing
Category: Health & Safety Jobs
Principal Engineer
(Safety, Control & Hazards)

We currently
have a vacancy for a Principal Engineer in our growing safety case area of CDH
(Control Damage Hazards) at our site in Barrow.

You will work
as part of a team and liaise with multiple engineering departments to achieve a
cross functional safety argument. Your work will include hazard identification,
development of requirements and hazard analysis across the bow-tie making use
of multiple safety techniques. This will be presented through a number of
safety case reports which you will be required to produce and maintain.

This role will
provide you with opportunity to undertake safety analysis and develop safety
cases for an exciting product. There are opportunities for career development
including specialist training where required and progression to senior
positions within the team.

Your main responsibilities as a Principal
Engineer will involve:

producing and maintaining the relevant analysis processes.

HAZID/HAZAN as required throughout the safety lifecycle.

technical reports relating to the safety analysis.

Developing the
competency and skill of Safety Engineers and Senior Safety Engineers supporting
the CDH area of work as deemed necessary to satisfy their roles.

Maintaining the
structure for formal reporting of the CDH workstreams and developing the templates
for the formal deliverables.

Liaising with
the engineering teams relevant to CDH safety issues.

safety case reports and federating multiple safety cases.

Production of
relevant safety plans and schedules for projects.

Your skills and qualifications:


qualified in a relevant engineering discipline

Safety case
authoring experience

Safety experience
including HAZID and HAZAN

Experience in
the application of the ALARP principle


Experience with
fault trees/event trees

Experience with
safety integrity levels

Chartered or can
demonstrate working towards chartership with a recognised institute

Experience in
high risk/hazard industries requiring safety cases

What we're looking for in you:

The ideal
candidate will have good leadership and management skills whilst having a
diplomatic and analytical approach to their work

Location: Barrow

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a
competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company
contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits
such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many
local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for
an annual incentive.

Maritime – Submarines

Our Submarines
business has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy
for more than a century.

The Astute
class will equip the Royal Navy with its largest and most capable generation of
attack submarines. We are responsible for the design, build, test and
commissioning of these state-of-the-art vessels. In total, seven boats will
make up the fleet, each weighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.

Dreadnought is
the successor to the Vanguard class of nuclear deterrent submarines. We will
deliver four submarines to the Royal Navy, with the first submarine entering
service in the early 2030s. Dreadnought is widely considered to be one of the
world's most complex engineering challenges.

We have sites
in Barrow-in-Furness, Filton, Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak and Weymouth, and we
pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll
be part of something important; something you can be proud of.

BAE Systems is
an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications
from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from
sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems,
including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not
use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the
application process.

Please be aware
that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and
export control restrictions. These
restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous
nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles
that you can perform for the organisation.

Due to the
volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It
is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be
considered for a role with BAE Systems.

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