Randstad Systems Safety Engineer in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Systems Safety Engineer
location:Cedar Rapids, IA
salary:$35 - $55 per hour
date posted:Friday, December 14, 2018
job type:Temp to Perm
industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Systems Safety Engineer
System Safety Engineer is needed to understand, guide, and document the demonstration of safety for newly developed Positive Train Control systems to both internal and external customers. The applicant will be responsible for compiling a portion/all components required for certification as defined by CFR 49 Part 236 Subpart I and Appendix C. As part of this process, hazard identification, detailed fault trees, occasional FMEAs and risk assessments will be required. All failure rate data needs to be established and justified. Adherence to a formal process will be required, although continuous process improvements are encouraged.
location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
job type: Contract
salary: $35 - 55 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:
Analyze and document systems under development for hazardous condition and provide meaningful solutions to development team
Understand architecture requirements for high integrity computing solutions
Conduct Hazard Analysis
Risk Assessment and mitigation
Verification/validation of mitigation
Develop system level failure and fall back documents for external customers
Build fault trees that reflect the identified hazards an mitigating in an accurate manner
Perform component level FMEAs as necessary
Serve as mentor to team members on methodologies
Guide development team toward product certification under CFR 49 Part 236 Subpart I and Appendix C
Interface with external customers and regulatory agencies
BSEE/BSCS/BSCE and minimum 5 years system safety engineering experience. Previous Systems or Signal Engineering a plus.
An understanding of System Safety Engineering concepts
Familiarity with CAFTA, FTAs, and FMEAs
Experience in Railroad, Avionics, Medicine, Nuclear Power and Manufacturing a plus
Attention to detail; approaches work in a meticulous and thorough manner
Makes effective decisions by analyzing information and considering priorities
Good oral and written communication skills
Self motivated, results oriented with a clear focus on quality
10-20% travel requirement.
skills: Key Skills:
Previous hazard identification in a product or system.
Verification & Validation.
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