Toronto ( REMOTE WORK), Ontario

Safety Engineer

Safety Engineer
Rail Sector
Toronto, Ontario, Canada – Remote.
This role will engage with every step of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) Software, Hardware, Systems Design, Verification & Validation, Operations, etc.
The Safety Engineering department is responsible for the safety of the products and project solutions developed and deployed by the Urban Rail Signaling business line and compliance to safety principles, industry specific standards and best practices for the development of safety-critical systems.
Key Accountabilities:
  • The Safety Specialist is responsible for the execution of Safety Engineering activities in accordance with the company’s process, applicable industry standards and best practices.
  • Ensure that the Safety Engineering activities are executed in accordance with the company’s process, applicable industry standards and best practices
  • Perform hazard identification studies (HAZID, HAZOP), hazard analyses (PHA, SHA, OSHA, FTA), safety analyses (FFMEA, FMECA, FSA) and hazard management
  • Define safety requirements; analyze and evaluate design compliance with safety requirements and safety principles
  • Review the adequacy and completeness of the safety evidences and produce the corresponding Safety Case artifacts
  • Work as part of an integrated project team, promoting the company's safety policy and best practices
  • Report directly to the Manager, RAMS Engineering and liaise with the Chief Safety Architect
Key Requirements:
  • B.Sc. in Electronics, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a technical role in train control systems or automation in other industries such as aerospace, defense, automotive, medical or nuclear
  • Good understanding of systems engineering, software engineering and functional safety
  • Knowledge of system safety lifecycle, system requirements definition, safety design concepts (system and software), safety and risk analysis
  • Experience with safety standards (CENELEC, IEC, IEEE, MIL), best practices, safety methods and techniques (HAZID, HAZOP, PHA, SHA, OSHA, FTA, FMEA/FMECA, FSA) and hazard management
  • Good technical writing, communication and analytical skills.
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