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Product Safety Engineer

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

Product Safety Engineer-TPRS-RAMS2019


At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress.

Join us as a Product Safety Engineer and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in Derby (UK), Crespin (France), Hennigsdorf (Germany), St Bruno (Canada) and Hyderabad (India).

The opportunity

Safety and reliability are the cornerstone of Bombardier’s reputation for providing the world’s most innovative trains. In fact, the trains designed and built in our Derby manufacturing facility have recorded record-breaking reliability statistics – setting standards internationally. Within this integrated works, your safety and reliability knowledge will therefore meet world-class standards.

In order to ensure Bombardier’s metro and mainline trains are meeting acceptable levels of safety and reliability, you will ensure these standards are managed and maintained from project phases right up until the point of service. In particular, you will take responsibility for conducting safety and reliability activities during the introduction of the product. Ensuring the design and build of our products are demonstrably reliable and safe, you will secure the necessary customer and regulatory endorsements so that the trains can go into passenger service operation. This is a crucial role to our ongoing success – our trains transport millions of passengers, so it’s absolutely crucial that we are meeting meticulous safety and reliability targets, while remaining mindful of timescale and budget constraints. It’s because of these industry leading standards that we continue to excel – a reputation that you will help us support and nurture.


About you

Bombardier offers the opportunity to work globally, making this multi-faceted role quite unique. As you will be taking part in working groups and interacting with colleagues around the world, you will have great communication skills with the ability to work collaboratively. You’ll need a sound practical understanding of concepts and procedures such as fault tree analysis, failure mode effects and criticality analysis, hazard log, and risk mitigation plans. You will also have great problem-solving skills complemented by a degree in engineering. This is a great role in which you will develop a deep understanding of the functionality of the whole train, so if you can analyse technical data to determine corrective actions and you’re enthusiastic about pushing the limits of what you’re capable of, then we can offer you a progressive learning curve that other manufacturers just can’t match.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Bombardier Transportation is a global mobility solution provider leading the way with the rail industry’s broadest portfolio. It covers the full spectrum of solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling to complete turnkey transport systems, e-mobility technology and data-driven maintenance services. Combining technology and performance with empathy, Bombardier Transportation continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility by providing integrated solutions that create substantial benefits for operators, passengers and the environment. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Bombardier Transportation employs around 39,850 people and its products and services operate in over 60 countries.

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.

Job: Systems
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Other Locations:IN-TL-Hyderabad, DE-BR-Hennigsdorf, CA-QC-St. Bruno, FR-NPC-Crespin
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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