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Job Description

System Safety Engineer (Job Number:429009)


Our Commitment to Safety:
For nearly 40 years, SAIC has developed and executed system safety programs across a variety of complex system platforms in the federal government and commercial sectors. We apply system safety engineering principles, mission assurance expertise, and deep domain knowledge to identify, analyze and mitigate safety and environmental risks to ensure mission success. Our customers include the Department of Defense (DoD) (United States Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Army), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Also, we have a long history of providing leadership and domain expertise to prominent system safety organizations and initiatives.

Job Description:
SAIC has multiple openings for experienced System Safety Engineering (SSE) or Environment, Safety and Occupational Health (ESOH) professionals (preferably, possessing an active clearance for DoD related job openings), or junior candidates with a Bachelor's degree (Military experience at the E-6 rank or higher is acceptable in lieu of a degree) and strong technical and leadership traits to develop their system safety skillset and effectively support the government customer. At a minimum, the candidate should understand risk assessment terminology and System Safety methodology for the relevant government agency (e.g. MIL-STD-882E, FAA System Safety Handbook, NASA System Safety Handbook). Professional candidates must be proficient in technical writing to prepare reports of complex systems; possess strong communication skills to participate in technical reviews and provide safety-related guidance; and well-organized to track hazards throughout the system life cycle. System-specific experience is desired for some openings, including weapon systems, explosives safety, electromagnetic radiation, Lithium battery safety, laser safety, and software safety.

On some contracts, flexwork arrangements are permitted.

Desired Experience:
- Setup and manage system safety program. Tasks include development of Hazard Tracking System, System Safety Working Group Charter, System Safety Management Plan, System Safety Program Plan, and/or Hazardous Materials Management Plan.
- Lead or participate in engineering meetings and program reviews, including Integrated Product Teams, Working Groups, Configuration Control Boards, and/or Milestone Reviews. Tasks include safety approval or endorsement of Engineering Change Proposals, Change Notices, Deficiency Reports, Mishap Reports, and/or Requests for Deviation/Waiver.
- Assess system risks to personnel, equipment or environment. Tasks include Preliminary Hazard List, Preliminary Hazard Analysis, System Requirements Hazard Analysis, Subsystem Hazard Analysis, System Hazard Analysis, Operating and Support Hazard Analysis, Health Hazard Analysis, Functional Hazard Analysis, Fault Tree Analysis, and/or Sneak Circuit Analysis.
- Evaluate compliance to National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)/Executive Order 12114, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 29 CFR 1910, and/or software implementation guide (e.g. Joint Software Systems Safety Engineering Handbook).

Stafford, VA King George, VA Greenbelt, MD Washington, D.C. Cape Canaveral, FL Crane, IN
Houston, TX Huntsville, AL Newport, RI Mountain View, CA Panama City Beach, FL

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Jul 7, 2017, 9:32:28 AM
Primary Location: United States-VA-STAFFORD
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

Other Locations: United States-MD-GREENBELT, United States-FL-CAPE CANAVERAL, United States-FL-PANAMA CITY BEACH, United States-IN-CRANE, United States-VA-KING GEORGE, United States-DC-WASHINGTON, United States-CA-MOUNTAIN VIEW, United States-AL-HUNTSVILLE, United States-TX-HOUSTON, United States-RI-NEWPORT

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