Principal Engineer - Safety (Control Damage Hazards)

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Principal Engineer(Safety, Control & Hazards)

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

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

This role willprovide you with opportunity to undertake safety analysis and develop safetycases for an exciting product. There are opportunities for career developmentincluding specialist training where required and progression to seniorpositions within the team.

Your main responsibilities as a PrincipalEngineer will involve:

Developing,producing and maintaining the relevant analysis processes.

UndertakingHAZID/HAZAN as required throughout the safety lifecycle.

Producing/reviewingtechnical reports relating to the safety analysis.

Developing thecompetency and skill of Safety Engineers and Senior Safety Engineers supportingthe CDH area of work as deemed necessary to satisfy their roles.

Maintaining thestructure for formal reporting of the CDH workstreams and developing the templatesfor the formal deliverables.

Liaising withthe engineering teams relevant to CDH safety issues.

Producing/reviewingsafety case reports and federating multiple safety cases.

Production ofrelevant safety plans and schedules for projects.

Your skills and qualifications:


Degreequalified in a relevant engineering discipline

Safety caseauthoring experience

Safety experienceincluding HAZID and HAZAN

Experience inthe application of the ALARP principle


Experience withfault trees/event trees

Experience withsafety integrity levels

Chartered or candemonstrate working towards chartership with a recognised institute

Experience inhigh risk/hazard industries requiring safety cases

What we're looking for in you:

The idealcandidate will have good leadership and management skills whilst having adiplomatic and analytical approach to their work

Location: Barrow

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes acompetitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Companycontributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefitssuch as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and manylocal and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible foran annual incentive.

Maritime – Submarines

Our Submarinesbusiness has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navyfor more than a century.

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

Dreadnought isthe successor to the Vanguard class of nuclear deterrent submarines. We willdeliver four submarines to the Royal Navy, with the first submarine enteringservice in the early 2030s. Dreadnought is widely considered to be one of theworld's most complex engineering challenges.

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

BAE Systems isan equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applicationsfrom candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications fromsections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems,including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will notuse any personal information relating to your background at any stage of theapplication process.

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

Due to thevolume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. Itis therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to beconsidered for a role with BAE Systems.