Systems Safety and Quality Engineer

Dynamic and leading Defence Organisation based in Central Melbourne looking for a Systems Safety Engineer.
Your new company

Your new company is a leading defence organisation based in central Melbourne. With this business, you will have the opportunity to work on leading and innovative defence technologies and projects worldwide. Enjoying flexible working arrangements and a supportive team environment, this opportunity is best suited to those with motivation and drive to excel their career whilst enjoying a work life balance. If you are looking for an organisation that values their employee's personal and career progression, whilst working in a dynamic environment, then this one is for you!

Your new role

Utilising your System Safety and Quality Assurance related engineering skills, you will be responsible for performing supporting System Safety for specific defence products that are engineered and deployed to customers worldwide. Key tasks include:

  • Assimilate complex system/product failure information, analyse the collective safety-by-design inputs with a focus on identifying any likely physical and/or functional system hazards.
  • Be able to effectively raise and discuss the identified physical and functional hazards.
  • Be pro-active in engaging with the project leadership, product development, systems engineering, test engineering, ILS, and software teams to interrogate the system failure modes and ascertain the respective safety impacts to be resolved.
  • Document safety related issues and deliver agreed mutually acceptable safety-by-design outcomes
  • Competently plan, build, execute (deliver) and document safety-by-design engineering programs to ensure that the final delivered system is safe, regulatory compliant and fit for purpose.
  • Conducting internal audits to assess and assure the adherence to quality standards, including quality of technical design documentation and adherence to documentation requirements
  • Collecting Quality data monthly and providing to the Quality Manager, including identifying key KPIs for product and engineering quality.

What you'll need to succeed

  • NV1 clearance or Eligibility (Australian Citizenship is Mandatory).
  • Bachelor of Engineering, or similar degree.
  • Ideally over three years experience within System Safety engineering.
  • Experience in developing and maintaining Company Safety Policy, System Safety Awareness Programs, and Safety Management Plans and Procedures
  • Experience in conducting System Safety Assessments, Audits, and Working Groups
  • Experience in performing and producing System Reliability, Availability, Maintenance and Safety (RAMS) analysis and procedures (desirable)
  • Experience in performing and producing Failure Mode, Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA) (desirable)
  • Experience in Fault Tree Analysis
  • Experience with System Safety Tools and Databases
  • Experience in producing System Safety Case and Hazard Logs

What you'll get in return
You will be working with a business that truly values their employee's. Working in a flexible and supportive culture, whilst being given the opportunity to work autonomously and progress and develop your own career. This position attracts a competitive salary, and NV1 sponsorship for those with Australian Citizenship.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' or forward your resume directly to who will call suitable applicants to discuss in more details.

As always, there are multiple defence industry opportunities available. Therefore, if you are interested in additional industry opportunities, send your resume to Amy and include your contact details. Amy will contact you for a confidential discussion.

LHS 297508 #2605014


Job Type
VIC, Melbourne CBD

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Amy McNulty, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Melbourne
Level 21, 360 Collins Street

Telephone: 0396049645

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