Principal Engineer - Human Factors

  • Location

    Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £50.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Douglas Oluoch

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Principal Engineer - Human Factors

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Duration: 6 Months, Pay Rate: £50.00 per hour (Ltd)

A vacancy exists for a Human Factors specialist within a multinational defence, security, and aerospace company.

Key Responsibilities

Provide Human Factors input to:

  • Workspace design and work station design.
  • Anthropometry.
  • HCI development and assessment.
  • HMI development and assessment.
  • Manning development.
  • Procedural design and Human Reliability Analysis.

The role holder will make use of a range of Human Factors techniques including task analysis and user trials etc - a background working in the nuclear or maritime industries is desirable but not essential.

Additional Security Information

Due to the sensitive nature of the product, all applicants must have worked in the Defence industry within the last 12 months or be capable of obtaining a UK MOD Security Clearance (SC level minimum).