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Systems Safety Engineer / Software Safety / Hazard Analysis

Apply Now Job ID: 501451BR Date posted: Sep. 11, 2019 City: Grand Prairie State: Texas Program: E&T and Logistics and Sustainment Engineers
Description:The Systems Safety Engineer is responsible for ensuring that the products developed at Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control and sold to the customer are safe for use. The primary job responsibility will be that of performing Hazard Analysis (Preliminary Hazard Analysis (PHA), System Hazard Analysis (SHA), Subsystem Hazard Analysis (SSHA), Operating and Support Hazard Analysis (O&SHA), Functional Hazard Analysis, Software Hazard Analysis, Fault Tree Analysis)) per MIL-STD-882 and contract requirements.

Duties include:

Employ safety analysis techniques which will be performed on the engineering product

Develop System Safety for environmental compliance, prohibited materials, hazardous materials management, and pollution prevention in accordance with MIL-STD-882

Develop, deliver and update System Safety Analysis and Risk Assessment, and Hazard Tracking database

Flow down of the System Safety requirements to suppliers and audit/review of the supplier's analysis

Independently analyzes and recommends safety features and controls for system design, software, training and procedures to mitigate or eliminate hazards

Perform and support the development of safety documentation to support customer/contract requirements

Perform software safety tasks and activities associated with the requirements of AR 385-17

Work with systems and software engineering on architecture, Use Cases and software safety analyses

Ensure hardware and software system safety requirements are identified and documented in appropriate plans, processes and procedures

Assure the program defines and collects evidence in meeting established software safety requirements

Prepare and deliver presentations and participates in safety review meetings, system design meetings, program engineering review and change board meetings

Ensure hazard controls are properly implemented and verified

Participate in the development of testing activities to assure safety requirements are met

Review and provide input to Systems Engineering, Design and Software documentation to include requirements development, design, development, verification, test methods and performance verification

Review specifications, technical documentation, and changes to those documents for impacts to system safety.

Plan, host and support System Safety working groups to validate the system’s design to meet requirements

Work closely with customer to develop Safety Cases, collaborates hazard mitigations and residual risk and obtain Safety Releases/Certifications

Review Engineering Changes, support Concept Screening Board (CSB) and Configuration Control Board (CCB)

Candidate will spend majority of time working in a team environment, providing inputs to engineers, performing analyses, and writing reports

There may be some travel

**This position is contingent upon upcoming contract awards.

The Locale: Grand Prairie is part of the “Mid-Cities” region in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex which is in the North Central region of Texas. Grand Prairie is a suburb of both Dallas and Fort Worth. The region offers a great cost of living combined with a robust economy and a pleasant climate. This North Central region of Texas is a great place to live and to raise a family. The region is home to numerous colleges and universities to include University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas at Arlington, University of North Texas, Southern Methodist University, Southern Methodist University, and Texas Woman's University. The Mid-Cities is the suburban region filling the thirty-mile span between Dallas and Fort Worth. These communities include the cities of Arlington, Irving, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Southlake, Colleyville, HEB (Hurst, Euless and Bedford), NRH (North Richland Hills and Richland Hills), Haltom City, Watauga, and Keller.

MFCREFER Safety-Cleared

Basic Qualifications:
Candidate must have a current Secret clearance or above.

Strong technical background

Experience conducting System Safety efforts, testing and verification in compliance with MIL-STD-882 or equivalent

Knowledge of Safety Engineering design practices

Ability to manage subcontractors in Safety field of expertise

Proficient with Microsoft Office

Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to build effective working relationships are a must

Strong decision making skills

Strong time management skills

Additionally, candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills, technical writing experience, and an ability to perform oral presentations in front of large groups

Candidate must be willing to work overtime and travel as needed to support program requirements
Desired Skills:
Mechanical or Electrical Engineering degree

Munitions/Missiles familiarity

Experience implementing a software safety program in accordance with AR 385-17 or equivalent.

Experience in preparing software system safety documentation and presenting safety case to the SSSTRP or equivalent safety boards is considered a strong plus.

Familiar with software engineering analysis, assessment and documentation tools.

Knowledge of Human Factors and Systems Engineering is considered a strong plus

Reliability and Maintainability engineering knowledge

Military experience

Hazardous Materials Management knowledge

Experience supporting System Safety Working Groups

Experience supporting Government conducted tests and providing Safety analysis of test incidents

Hardware/Software fault insertion design and test experience

Safety proposal and negotiation skills

Desired experience with DOORS, PLM, and SharePoint
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Experience Level: Experienced Professional Business Unit: ESS0385 MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROL Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Product Support Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day Shift: First Apply Now

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