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Project Safety & Reliability Engineer (m/f)


Project Safety & Reliability Engineer (m/f)-TFEN-UKDY01634722


Bombardier Transportation, a global leader in rail technology, offers the broadest portfolio in the rail industry and delivers innovative products and services that set new standards in sustainable mobility. BOMBARDIER ECO4 technologies – built on the four cornerstones of energy, efficiency, economy and ecology – conserve energy, protect the environment and help to improve total train performance. Bombardier Transportation is headquartered in Berlin, Germany, and has a very diverse customer base with products or services in more than 60 countries. It has an installed base of over 100,000 vehicles worldwide.

We are currently looking to recruit a for our site in Derby.


The primary purpose of this role is the conducting of analysis to enable the reliability and safety assurance for UK projects so that Bombardier’s metro and mainline trains present acceptable levels of safety and reliability.

The role is to ensure that safety and reliability is managed during project phases up until the point of service introduction of the product following approval by the respective approval authorities.

The role requires the conducting of product safety and reliability management activities undertaken to ensure that, within timescale and budget constraints, products are demonstrably reliable and safe by design and build, and that all necessary customer and regulatory body safety/reliability related endorsements are obtained for passenger service operation.

Your Responsibilities

-Performance of reliability and safety assessment activities associated with the defined role to achieve the timely substantiation of the designs to enable them to enter passenger service.

-Provide a source of expertise and advice to other members of the Product Safety and Reliability Dept and the project in relation to project safety and reliability matters.

-Maintenance of a detailed robust plan and budget for the work undertaken.

-Support the development and production of National or European standards and processes for the management of reliability and safety to ensure that the future development of Company objectives and activities are appropriately aligned and acceptable.


Everywhere we operate, we reward effort and initiative. You are encouraged to ask questions and empowered to make decisions.

As an equal opportunity employer, we strive to create a stimulating and open workplace which fosters teamwork, fairness, respect and diversity.

Bombardier Transportation is an Equal Opportunity Employer Dedicated to Affirmative Action and Workforce Diversity.


-Min. 3-5 years Reliability and Safety experience.

-Technical domain experience essential. System Integration experience essential, System Architectural understanding essential.

-Rail experience desirable.

-An in-depth knowledge and experience of fault analysis techniques, processes and tools.

-Significant experience and hands on delivery of the design, analysis, development, testing and delivery of engineering solutions that solve complex requirements.

-Provide cost and schedule estimates on complicated engineering programs.

-Be able to demonstrate the ability to use this technical knowledge in the support of other departments (engineering, production, procurement, projects) and the development of less experienced engineering personnel.

-Knowledge of safety approval processes and regulatory requirements and a experience of delivering against these.

Posting date:14.06.2018
Closing date:14.07.2018
Competitive salary range

Job: Reliability Maintainability and Safety
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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