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System Safety Engineer Staff

Lockheed Martin
Huntsville, AL
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This System Safety Engineering (SSE) position provides support to the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) Weapon System Engineering, Integration and Test (WSEIT) Specialty Engineering (SPE) team. Selected candidate will report to the WSEIT-SPE Lead and work in a team environment supporting the THAAD SSE lead. The System Safety Engineer will perform tasks associated with the THAAD Integrated System Safety Program Plan.
Applicant will ensure that safety is designed into hardware and software products -and that controls are incorporated and remain effective - assuring compliance to safety requirements. In addition, ensure that residual risks are identified, accepted, and documented
The software specific responsibilities include review, track, and assess software changes for hazard impacts, maintain and update software safety hazard analyses, and document software safety analyses. Develop and maintain analysis tools to trace software safety analyses to software development and software change products. Develop and validate tools that extract information from databases and output readable formats for Customer review. The preferred candidate will be familiar with software engineering fundamentals to include software design and development
The SSE also performs the following tasks:
* Prepares presentations and participates in Design Reviews, Test Readiness Reviews, Program Management Reviews, Technical Interchange Meetings, and various working groups and safety review panel meetings
* Supports the development of System Safety documents to support Customer, Range Safety, and contractual requirements
* Reviews and approves test procedures for adherence to System Safety requirements
* Participates in the testing of safety critical software units/requirements

Basic Qualifications
* Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in Engineering or Computer Science related discipline

* Knowledgeable of software development practices
* Proficient in the use of MS Office applications (i.e. Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
* Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills
* Resourcefulness, creativity, and the ability to take the initiative in development and completion of work projects under minimal supervision
* Must be able to interface with Customer and Program Management
* Must be able to work occasional overtime in support of weekend and off-hour activities
* Ability to obtain a security clearance to at least the Secret level

Desired skills
* Demonstrated knowledge and application of System Safety design and operations safety principles to include experience with hazard identification, analysis, risk mitigation and associated deliverable documentation.
* Demonstrated ability in developing technical baseline for System Safety efforts and identifying safety critical hardware & software
* Basic understanding of MIL-STD-882 and demonstrated knowledge supporting full program life cycle System Safety products and analyses
* Software development experience
* Knowledgeable of C++/Ada programming languages
* Knowledge of Windows, Unix, and/or Linux
* Knowledge of IBM Rational Tools (ClearCase, ClearQuest, Rhapsody)
* Knowledge of IBM DOORS or other requirement management databases
* Experience supporting Flight Test Operations and Army Material Release requirements
* Demonstrated experience in working directly with the Army or MDA Customer Safety Leads, MDA/THAAD Quality & Safety Program Office Leadership, and Customer Program Leadership
* Current Secret-level security clearance

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status

Job Location(s): Huntsville Alabama

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