Safety Engineer for Electrical Propulsion Systems (BB-211B0)

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Safety Engineer for Electrical Propulsion SystemsDerby - Moor Lane (UK-EM)SolihullApplyJob DescriptionAn exciting opportunity has arisen for a Safety Engineer for Electrical Propulsion Systems to join the Rolls-Royce Electrical (RRE) team.As a Safety Engineer you will ensure that the safety and reliability attributes of our products and systems are understood and that the risks arising from them are managed to an acceptable level. This role involves the integration of many areas of knowledge and expertise to create and support complex systems that enable reliable system operation under highly challenging conditions. In this position you will support our engineering products throughout their entire life cycle; working with Design, System, Service, and Airworthiness Engineers to ensure our products meet company, customer and regulatory requirements for the system safety and reliability.Rolls-Royce Electrical (RRE) is part of Rolls-Royce Holdings plc having a global footprint that supports all our operating sectors of Civil Aerospace, Defence, and Power Systems. Current activities in RRE are focused on the development of electrical propulsion systems, including electrical power generation, energy storage, and electrical power distribution.At Rolls-Royce, we develop integrated power and propulsion solutions and innovative technologies that keep our customers one step ahead of an ever-changing world.Key Accountabilities:Serve as the Safety Programme Lead for Safety & Reliability during New Product Introduction, therefore responsible for creating and/or supervising all safety and reliability assessments within an aerospace product development environment.Understand the product's degradation and failure mechanisms, their associated consequences and the hazards to which they contribute. Develop and deploy models to characterize them using deterministic or probabilistic/data mining techniques.Create a common understanding of safety requirements with designer, customer and supplier, translate them into design requirements and control the implementation during the development process.Control implementation of safety requirements at supplier level.Perform complex safety assessments: (FHA/FTA/PSSA/SSA/CCA/FME(C)A/ZSA/PRA) according to aerospace standards and be skilled in the usage of safety assessment tools e.g. ITEM toolkit etc.Define functional safety requirements on the basis of Functional Hazard Analysis (FHA), create and maintain the fault tree analysis (FTA).Supervise and coach Particular Risks Analysis (PRA), Failure Mode Effect and Criticality Analysis (FMECA) and other forms of risk assessments.Qualifications:Degree level qualification in electrical engineering, mechatronics, aerospace, natural science or equivalent.Industry experience in creating and handling of any hazard assessment, fault tree analysis, FMECAs and Common Cause Assessment.Good working knowledge in statistics, probability and reliability prediction.Experience in working with ARP4761 and ARP4754A or comparable industrial norm (e.g., ISO 26262).Technical experience in the deployment of Safety and/or Reliability engineering tools and methods, ideally ITEM toolkit.Have experience in requirement engineering and requirement engineering tools.Ideally be skilled in hybrid-electric propulsion systems as well as conventional aerospace propulsion system.We offer excellent development, a competitive salary and exceptional benefits. These include bonus, employee support assistance and employee discounts.Pioneer the performance of the future. Join us and you’ll develop your skills and expertise to the very highest levels, working in an international environment for a company known the world over for brilliance and innovation.Beyond tomorrowWe are an equal opportunities employer. We’re committed to developing a diverse workforce and an inclusive working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and cultures give us different perspectives. And the more perspectives we have, the more successful we’ll be. By building a culture of respect and appreciation, we give everyone who works here the opportunity to realise their full potential. You can learn more about our global Diversity and Inclusion strategy here.So that you can be your best at work and home, we’ll consider flexible working arrangements for everyone, in any role.Closing date: 9th April 2021Job CategoryGroup Engineering (Product Safety)Posting Date26 Mar 2021; 00:03ApplyPosted TodayFull timeJR6070257About UsRolls-Royce pioneers cutting-edge technologies that deliver the cleanest, safest and most competitive solutions to our planet’s vital power needs.Similar JobsFollow UsData Privacy

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