Senior Product Safety and Reliability Engineer (m/w/d) (Mannheim, DE)

Senior Product Safety and Reliability Engineer (m/w/d) (Mannheim, DE)




At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress.

We are looking to recruit a Senior Product Safety and Reliability Engineer for our Product Engine Rolling Stock team, to be located in Mannheim, Germany.

Your role:

•As a Senior Product Safety and Reliability Engineer you will perform a diversity of activities within the Safety and Reliability area within the whole lifecycle of the Bombardier Transportation’s products and subsystems.

•You will be responsible of providing the necessary safety and reliability analysis based on internal and/or third-party documentation.

•By applying your knowledge and experience, you will contribute on the improvement of BT’s relevant Safety and Reliability processes, such as Product Family Specifications and Development, Bid and Conceptual Design, Preliminary and Detailed Design and Validation and authorization.

•You will be in charge of activities within various areas such as realization, authorization, operation and field support of the product/subsystems aiming to ensure that the product will finally meet its safety and reliability requirements.

•As part of your daily responsibilities, you will perform activities related to risk management along the project lifecycle as well as monitoring of safety performances in O&M phase including the management of the incidents, accidents and near-misses.

•You will represent the interface and will support both internal and external stakeholders for various tasks during the product’s lifecycle for product safety and reliability tasks within projects teams (pre-bid activities to product monitoring).

•You will be required to provide implementation feedback and suggestions for BT’s Product Safety Management Systems and Reliability procedures.

•Furthermore, you will supervise and develop the Product Safety and Reliability Engineers and you will be in charge of complex assignments and high risk matters and projects.

•You will be part of the BT’s document approval process and product full cycle validation activities.

Your responsibilities:

•Your area of responsibility will include Product Safety and Reliability assessment and documentation activities in projects or supporting the TRAXX Product Family organization.

•You will ensure the communication and will support the other engineering functions, assessors and stakeholders with respect to project or Product Family work.

•You will lead the Product Safety activities related to the management of incidents, accidents and near-misses.

•You will be in charge of planning, reporting and horizontal activities associated with the role.


•You possess an University Degree (B.Sc., M.Sc. or equivalent), or an equivalent working experience.

•You have gained a 3-5 years of working experience Postgraduate

•You are knowledgeable and experienced in the application of safety and reliability assessment techniques (FTA, risk matrix, FME(C)A, etc.);

•You have proven experience in the application of relevant software tools (e.g. DOORS, Fault Tree+, etc.).

•You are knowledgeable and experienced in the interpretation and application of relevant standards, laws, regulation: which may include EN 5012x, MIL-STD-882, IEEE Std 1012, CSM for Risk Assessment, etc.

•Background knowledge in any particular engineering area (e.g. brakes, etc.) may be beneficial.

•Language: English and local language.

Are you interested in starting an exciting career at Bombardier Transportation? If so, apply now at and start your dynamic career today!

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About Bombardier

With over 68,000 employees, Bombardier is a global leader in the transportation industry, creating innovative and game-changing planes and trains. Our products and services provide world-class transportation experiences that set new standards in passenger comfort, energy efficiency, reliability and safety. Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, Bombardier has production and engineering sites in 28 countries across the segments of Transportation, Business Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft and Aerostructures and Engineering Services. Bombardier shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (BBD). In the fiscal year ended December 31, 2018, Bombardier posted revenues of $16.2 billion US. The company is recognized on the 2019 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World Index.

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