Systems Safety Engineer

Category: Testing/Quality Assurance
Main location: United Kingdom, zINACTIVATE - Various, Various
Position ID: J0224-1695
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

The Space, Defence and Intelligence business unit in CGI is a true IT Systems Integrator. We work, build, and operate bespoke, technically complex, mission-critical systems which help our clients keep us all safe and secure. We bring innovation to our clients using proven and emerging technologies, agile delivery processes and our deep expertise across the breadth of space, defence, intelligence, aerospace and maritime, all underpinned by our end-to-end cyber capability. We work collaboratively with global technology companies, cutting edge SMEs and academia to deliver the optimal solution for each client.

CGI was recognised in the Sunday Times Best Places to Work List 2023 and has been named one of the ‘World’s Best Employers’ by Forbes magazine. We offer a competitive salary, excellent pension, private healthcare, plus a share scheme (3.5% + 3.5% matching) which makes you a member not just an employee.

We are committed to inclusivity, building a genuinely diverse community of tech talent and inspiring everyone to pursue careers in our sector. Join us and you’ll be part of an open, friendly community of experts. We’ll train and support you in taking your career wherever you want it to go.

CGI is on the hunt for Systems Safety Engineers who can take responsibility for implementing safety assurance in line with the CGI Safety Management System, regulatory and client specific requirements across all project lifecycles.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• take responsibility for implementing safety assurance in line with the CGI Safety Management System, regulatory and client specific requirements across all project lifecycles (ie from bidding through build and operation to decommissioning).
• manage all aspects of safety risk for your nominated programmes, engaging with programme stakeholders, client representatives and CGI's UK Safety Team.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• 3-5 years' experience of safety risk analysis, management and assurance (3)
• Track record of collaborating effectively within multi-disciplinary teams to deliver complex systems engineering (3)
• Excellent communication, presentation and report-writing skills (3)

• Experience of client-specific safety standards and regulations (eg MoD 00-56 & 00-55, NHS Digital DCB0129) (2)
• Experience of using structured techniques such HAZID, HAZOP and SWIFT (2)
• Experience of developing compelling, evidence-based safety cases and justifications using techniques such as GSN (2)
• MOD Experience (2)
• Understanding of IT software and hardware architectures (2)



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What you can expect from us:

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Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.