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​System Safety Manager | Bristol

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The opportunity: 

We are looking for a System Safety Manager to join our team. As a System Safety Manager, you will support the Head of Systems Engineering to deliver an innovative, technology led and efficient (value for money) engineering function that supports all Business Units & Programmes. 


What will you be doing: 

As a System Safety Manager, you will be: 

·    Work with multiple project teams as a Safety SME ensuring the design and manufacture of products are fit for purpose and satisfy the safety aspects of product certification.

·     Liaise with customers, partners and suppliers to understand and agree safety related requirements during product definition and design.

·     Responsible for ensuring safety management plans are followed.

·     Supporting the production and maintenance all Safety Engineering policies, processes and supporting documentation.

·     Identification of Opportunities for Improvement (OFI) and recommending solutions for incorporation in to both the engineering processes and wider business processes.


Skills for success: 

·     Previous experience as a Safety Engineering Manager (or deputy) on large programmes for defence or aerospace

·     Generation of Safety Case Reports, ALARP statements, Hazard Logs and associated analysis for complex (software intensive) systems

·     Engineering governance and control of configuration items (documentation and products through the release process)

·     Knowledge and experience of Hazard Analysis, Functional Failure Analysis, FMECA/FMEA, Fault Tree Analysis

·     Def Stan 00-55/00-56 / DO-178C / DO-330 / IEC 61508

We know that there is no such thing as perfection, and we don’t want you to be put off from applying. If you are excited about the role have most of the skills or experience we are looking for, and feel you would be a good fit we would still love to hear from you. 


What we look for:
Growth is in our DNA, we look for you to be collaborative and innovative.  

What's in it for you: 

Elbit Systems UK is at the forefront of technological innovation within our industry and as our presence grows in the UK, we want to recruit talented individuals to build a cohesive and diverse group on numerous projects.  

Working together is central to our culture. We offer a total rewards package including support for flexible working and development with us. Some of the things you can expect from us are: 

·      Flexitime and flexible working including holiday purchase  

·      25 days annual leave + UK bank holidays increasing with length of service 

·      Secure your financial future with our pension package, life and critical care cover 

·      Healthcare including employee assistance programme 

·      Discounts, free gifts, wellbeing support and more through Perkbox 

·      Make your money go further with salary sacrifice bikes, technology and electric vehicles 

·      Professional membership fee covered 

·      Family-friendly policies including enhanced family leave 

·      Hybrid working. We are hybrid first for every role where that is possible, some of our roles are based with our clients, or have security classification restrictions. Where it is within our control roles are hybrid first 


About Elbit 


Elbit Systems UK are a Defence, Technology and Aerospace company working on a range of technologies for both military and civilian applications. We are new to the UK but our global presence in over 17 countries and over $4B in sales has enabled us to rapidly grow, and we are looking for you to join us on that journey.  

We have an open collaborative environment where people are encouraged and supported to bring their best. Respect and honesty are at our core and our ambitions are big.  

It’s fast paced, driven and creativity is at our core to achieve our best work. We’re a trusted and progressive business and we help our people grow with us. 

Please note: due to the nature of the work we carry out you will be required to obtain security clearance and therefore we are only able to consider those that have the right to work in the UK. 

Join us in redefining the future  


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