Senior Systems Safety Consultant

Allan Webb is seeking an experienced Systems Safety Management professional to take a senior technical role in the delivery of Allan Webb’s systems safety assurance and management services.  Our rapidly developing Safety team assists our industry and government clients in addressing applicable safety policies and requirements, whilst also exploiting our data-based capabilities and market leading position in systems supportability to develop new capabilities that enhance our clients’ safety management systems and approaches in defense and other high-hazard sectors.

This is an exciting opportunity to help shape the future of safety engineering, building upon traditional techniques and management approaches to deliver and maintain safety assurance with new levels of efficiency, agility, maintainability and confidence. You will assist the delivery and development of technical safety assurance services into the defence and other sectors.  Applicants will be interested in applying and advancing analytical techniques and management approaches to address the real-world safety assurance challenges that directly affect our clients’ abilities to adopt new groundbreaking technologies. 

Please note that applicants must be able to work in the UK without restrictions in accordance with UK National Law and be prepared to successfully undertake an appropriate level of UK National Security Vetting according to UK Government National Security Vetting criteria


  • Degree or similar qualification in Engineering, Science or Mathematics
  • Significant post graduate qualification or equivalent experience in technical systems safety
  • Knowledge/experience of technical systems safety assurance techniques and safety management approaches in defense/similar sector

Allan Webb has been a trusted provider of supportability services to the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) and industry clients for over 60 years. We deliver comprehensive support solutions, from supportability engineering to obsolescence management and through-life support supported by our Digital/Data Solutions to meet the needs of our customers. Quality, security, integrity, and client value are at the core of our operations which make us a provider of choice to many organisations.

We offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • Training & Professional Development
  • Varied exposure to a range of engineered systems and applications
  • The opportunity to work at the forefront in the development of new engineering management approaches
  • Agile working/remote working
  • Electric car scheme after 6 months
  • Perkbox
  • Armed Forces Covenant
  • EAP – a confidential 24/7 service
  • Employee Referral Bonus
  • 25 days annual leave plus the option to purchase up to an addition 5 days.

Closing date for applications is 31st August 2024.

Allan Webb is a fully diverse organisation who do not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, disability, race, religion, sexual orientation, identity or marital status.