Systems Safety Engineer

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


11 - 15 years

Posted 51 days ago

Duties and Responsibilities:

- Develop and execute system safety engineering audit plans for system safety, space safety and range safety iaw with AF and DoD instructions, requirements, and policies.

- Assess, capture, and track certification system safety engineering status, risks, and risk mitigation plans

- Assess launch provider system safety documentation in accordance with State and Federal environmental requirements, ordinances, and laws.

- Evaluate the impact and resolution of mishaps and other system safety violations

- Assess compliance with orbital debris and disposal requirements iaw applicable guidance, policy, instruction, and international law

- Interface with on-site certification representatives to include USAF, Government, New Entrant, FFRDC, and other Government agencies

- Applies company quality assurance requirements to all certification products, reports, and reviews.

- Develop and present technical summary reports

- Other Duties as Assigned


- 10+ years of experience applying system safety engineering requirements and best practices to space and launch systems, ground site activities and launch operations

- BS degree in engineering, math, or physical sciences; will consider less experience in lieu of advanced degrees (8 years of experience with MS degree)

- Experience interfacing with computer-based database and schedule tools

- Excellent written and oral communication skills

- Some CONUS travel required

- US Citizenship required

Clearance Requirements:

- Secret Clearance

Education: Bachelor's Degree in Systems

Work Experience: 10-15 years