Safety Engineer

Reference: 2021.D004

Contract type: Permanent

Sector: Defence

Location: Corsham and home-working

Renumeration: Dependant on experience

Ebeni has an exciting opportunity for a Safety Engineer to join our talented team, working with world-class clients on complex, safety critical programmes.


Ebeni Ltd are a dynamic company, providing specialist services in Safety Engineering, Safety Management, Cyber Security, Software and Systems Engineering and Risk Management. Our teams deliver cost effective solutions for major blue-chip companies and organisations such as the UK Ministry of Defence, NATS, Network Rail, General Dynamics and Siemens.


The Role:


The main purpose of the role will be to lead tasks and manage smaller projects, while undertaking safety engineering activities, as defined by the Project Safety Plans and in compliance with the principles identified in the Safety Management System (SMS).


Key responsibilities:


  • Identifying and creating evidence to support system assurance, using safety related activities, to support the traceability of the system safety requirements to the implementation and operation.


  • Participating in / running hazard identification and risk assessment workshops with customers.


  • Carrying out Hazard Analysis to define safety requirements and detailed technical system analysis, to demonstrate that safety requirements can be met.


  • Developing safety arguments and safety cases to support assurance and certification activities, including the identification of appropriate evidence to show the arguments are reasonable, well-constructed and justified.


  • Undertaking safety analysis by the application of appropriate regulatory requirements, legislation, tools and techniques.


  • Liaising with system developers, certification bodies, Operators, Operational Engineering, Systems Engineering and Facilities Management as necessary with regard to safety.


  • Operating as part of a team and as an individual with good communication and interpersonal skills, able to estimate and then effectively work to, time and budget.


  • Carrying out reviews of third-party safety analysis (FMECA, FTA, ETA etc.).


  • Ensuring business is consistently delivered in accordance with the Ebeni core values.


About you:


  • Successful candidates will be degree educated in Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science or other related disciplines and will have worked as a Safety Engineer, with a minimum of 2 years post graduate experience.


  • Knowledge or experience in the Defence, Aviation and/or Aerospace domains would be ideal.


  • Applicants will have had experience of the application of safety and risk engineering processes, to identify hazards, assess risk and implement controls to reduce risk to an acceptable level.


  • You will also have experience of working directly with clients and of presenting information and findings accurately and concisely.


  • Security Clearance (SC) must be either held or able to be attained.



Ebeni Ltd:

Ebeni is a people-centric company, which respects individual aspirations as well as promoting benefit to all parties: our customers, employees and society.

Our people are our most valuable asset. We take particular pride in our reputation and recognise that this is built on the commitment and skills of those who represent Ebeni. It is our priority to treat people well, help them develop and give them a rewarding working life. Ebeni’s success depends on motivated, committed, trusted employees and associates, who feel they can play a part in helping the business grow.


Ebeni provides employee benefits including:

  • Employer stakeholder pension contribution
  • Private medical healthcare
  • Life assurance
  • 25 days holiday per year plus bank holidays



In the first instance, it is likely shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an initial interview by video, e.g. Microsoft Teams or where this is not possible, by phone. We will provide notice in advance and further details at that stage.


Position: Safety Engineer

Location: Corsham and homeworking

Contract type: Permanent

Hours: 37.5 per week


Ebeni Ltd is committed to monitoring and maintaining equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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