AECOM Principal Rail Systems and Safety Assurance Engineer in Sydney, Australia

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Principal Rail Systems and Safety Assurance Engineer

Australia - New South Wales


Job Summary

In this important role in our expanding Systems and Safety Assurance team, the Principal Systems & Safety Assurance Engineer will be responsible for providing Systems Assurance functions on AECOM engineering projects.

The role will also support the SESA team in developing the AECOM Systems and Safety Assurance capability, maintaining the AECOM AEO status and preparation of project bids. Your day to day role will include:

  • Safety assurance planning

  • Elicitation, definition and analysis of client system safety requirements

  • Hazard identification and analysis

  • Safety Risk assessment and management (Qualitative & Quantitative approach)

  • Management of Project Hazard Logs and Safety Risk Registers

  • ALARP/SFAIRP argument development

  • Development of safety arguments and safety cases

  • Requirements Capture Verification and Validation

  • RAM Analysis

Minimum Requirements

The requirements of this role are a BEng or equivalent appropriate degree and at least 10-12+ years’ experience in:

  • Safety-related standards such as:

-AS/NZS 4801 Safety Management Systems

-ISO/IEC 61508 Functional Safety of EEPE Safety Related Systems

-EN 50126/8/9 Specification and demonstration of RAMS

  • Application of Goal Structuring Notation (GSN) to construct safety arguments

  • Planning and managing all Safety Assurance activities on rail projects

  • Hazard Identification (HAZID/HAZOP, FTA, FMECA)

  • Hazard Analysis (PHA, SHA, SSHA, IHA, OSHA)

  • ALARP/SFAIRP demonstration

Preferred Qualifications

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 180680BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.