Systems Engineering & Safety Assurance Lead

Job details

Location: Burwood
Salary: Pays $1,232.25 a day + super
Job Type: Contract
Reference: 99802
Posted: 2 months ago

Job description

  • Burwood / WFH
  • Initial contract until 30/09/2023
  • Pays $1,232.25 a day + super


NSW Government Agency is looking for a Systems Engineering & Safety Assurance Lead to develop, document and implement effective strategies and processes for managing Systems Assurance (SA) and Systems Engineering (SE) activities (including Engineering Safety Assurance, audits, KPIs, inspections, monitoring and oversight of third party reviews etc.)


About the role:

  • Execute safety responsibilities, authorities and accountabilities consistent with the safety management system requirements
  • Implement and manage a Systems Assurance Program in accordance with the EII Program Systems Assurance Planning and Governance Framework and relevant standards and policies
  • Identify all EII Program Systems Engineering safety systems assurance requirements, and develop and execute a strategy
  • Manage the capture, documentation and reporting of systems assurance performance and compliance activities across the program workstreams including assurance related issues, risks and defects to support the acceptance of completed program works
  • Manage a specialist Systems Engineering (SE) and Systems Assurance (SA) Sub-Stream team to assist program workstreams to deliver and maintain systems assurance artefacts, including the Program Assurance Case and GSN, Human Factors, Safety Change Plans, Hazard Logs / Risk Register, Operational Safety Argument, and Safety Assurance Reports in accordance with SMS and relevant ASA Standards
  • Monitor and review SA and safety management related services and deliverables provided by the EII Program suppliers to demonstrate compliance with Program Assurance processes
  • Presentation / communication of program level safety assurance to key stakeholders and acceptance authorities throughout the lifecycle



  • Tertiary qualifications in safety management or systems engineering
  • Proven track record of successfully managing engineering safety assurance, at a senior level, on significant projects in complex, high reliability operating environments.
  • Demonstrated experience in developing, implementing and monitoring integrated assurance elements and processes of a large scale program preferably in a railway transportation system.
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder engagement skills



For more information, please contact Stuart Jeltsema on or 0431 103 255 

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