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Safety & Reliability Engineer

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Job Type
9 Jun 2022
Enhance the safety engineering capabilities of the Engineering department. Working in a multi-disciplinary project team you will be responsible for the safety and reliability aspects of a LRU (Line Replaceable Unit) level project, providing valuable insight and guidance to ensure the project meets its goals whilst adhering to contractual and legal safety and reliability targets.

Key responsibilities:

Provide the business with technical oversight of its safety, reliability and supportability approach
Generation of typical LRU Safety and Reliability artefacts (Safety Argumentation, Safety Case, FMECA, Fault Tree Analysis, Reliability Analysis to generate MTBF).
Liaise with customers, internal and external as needed.


A Safety and Reliability engineer capable of influencing the design and development of mechanical or electronic Line Replaceable Units (LRUs). As this role covers a wide range of experience the successful candidate will have a good foundation in LRU Safety and Reliability engineering who is passionate about furthering their learning and development within the Safety and Reliability discipline.

With this in mind experience in some of the following areas would be advantageous, but not mandatory

Experience with the following Defence standards: Def Stan 00-56, 00-40, 00-45, 00-45, MIL-STD 1629, MIL-HDB 217F
Experience with the following Aerospace standards: ARP4761, ARP4754, CS25 and ABD100
Capability to review electronic design and development within a Safety and Reliability context.
Understanding and experience of data capture in terms of Technical Publications, Training, Integrated Logistics Support (ILS), Logistic Support Analysis (LSA) and WLC/LCC
Awareness of supportability aspects of a programme.

** please note - you must be SC cleared / clearable to apply for this role
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  • Job Reference: 619964883-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Matchtech
  • Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Contract