System Safety Engineer

2Excel Aviation Ltd is an industry leader in specialised and innovative solutions for aviation’s most complex challenges. Our success is based on the talented and experienced people that make up our workforce. We are seeking a System Safety Engineer to join our Capability Development team to join us as we embark on one of our most exciting projects to date.

We are looking for candidates who have the following skills, experience and attributes:

  • Understand the essential concepts of aircraft system safety and compliance demonstration.
  • Knowledge and understanding of how the safety assessment process integrates with the systems engineering approach.
  • Knowledge of the following requirements and standards:
    • 1301 and 1309
    • ARP4754A and ARP 4761
    • RTCA DO-160, DO-178 and DO-254
  • Knowledge and experience of producing:
    • Reliability Analysis
    • Failure Mode Analysis including FMEA, FHA, FTA
    • Both Preliminary and final System Safety Assessments.
  • Ability to apply System Safety engineering principles to a variety of primary and tertiary aircraft systems.
  • Able identify methods of testing for safety and related verification and validation issues.
  • Ability to liaise with the other design engineers regarding co-ordination of the overall design aspects of design.
  • Ability to work in an organized, logical manner and to follow a prescribed process.
  • Be enthusiastic and willing to learn.

This role will require candidates to be flexible to work from our main site in Doncaster, a hybrid working model may be considered.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate the Right to Work in the UK and hold a valid UK Driving Licence.

In return we can offer you a competitive salary dependant on previous experience, generous holiday allowance, private health care and a company pension. In addition, you will become an Employee Owner as part of our Employee Ownership Trust (EOT).

For more information, please contact Rachel Barron, Recruitment & HR Coordinator on 01256 825126.  Applications by way of CV and cover letter to


2Excel is committed to promoting equitable treatment, encouraging diversity and embracing inclusion in our recruitment processes and among our workforce.  We are proud to be recognised as a Disability Committed Employer.

  • Company: 2 Excel Aviation
  • Location: Doncaster
  • Job details: Full-Time
  • Salary: Competitive