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Product Safety Engineers

Develop and conduct tests to evaluate product safety levels and recommend measures to reduce or eliminate hazards.

Salary Breakdown

Product Safety Engineers

Average

$74,030

ANNUAL

$35.59

HOURLY

Entry Level

$48,950

ANNUAL

$23.54

HOURLY

Mid Level

$72,230

ANNUAL

$34.73

HOURLY

Expert Level

$95,510

ANNUAL

$45.92

HOURLY


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Product Safety Engineers

  • Principal System Safety Engineer
    Northrop Grumman    Chandler, AZ 85286
     Posted 14 days    

    Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start.

    **The Northrop Grumman Space Sector is searching for an experienced Principal System Safety Engineer to join the Launch Vehicles business unit to support the Zombie Program in Chandler, AZ** .

    **Job Description:**

    The Principal System Safety Engineer utilizes the System engineering processes and tools to drive the overall system design to meet Safety requirements to minimize the risk inherent in launch vehicle operations while maximizing mission reliability and success.

    At Northrop Grumman Launch Vehicles, System Safety Engineering is involved in all phases of a program life cycle, from proposal generation to launch operations. System Safety Engineering interfaces with the various Ranges to ensure that our launch vehicles meet safety requirements while providing high reliability to the customer.

    The Principal System Safety Engineer is responsible for working with a System Safety Engineering team that develops key range safety deliverables, and support system safety activities including ground safety, range safety and flight safety throughout the Zombie Program life cycle.

    The System Safety Engineering deliverables are the only documents that provide a complete, true system description of the components, systems, launch vehicle and mission design, and as such require a high level of understanding of the entire design.

    The System Safety Engineering effort includes interacting as part of a multi-disciplined engineering team to develop the launch system architecture and constituent elements for new and existing flight programs, as well as new business concepts and proposals. This position may include launch campaign support at remote launch sites both domestic and international.

    **Responsibilities:**

    Interact with key internal and external customers and partners on a daily basis regarding system safety topics.

    Work with or lead a small team of System Safety engineers in defining, implementing and verifying System Safety requirements to ensure that the inherent risks are mitigated.

    System Safety Engineers are responsible for understanding the entire mission, including the launch vehicle, payload, ground support equipment, range infrastructure and range safety interfaces.

    System Safety Engineers are expected to understand how the different components, subsystems, systems and integrated launch vehicle function and interact, with a focus on System Safety.

    Apply the systems engineering process to define and verify launch vehicle and ground support equipment requirements to ensure safe operations and conduct system safety analyses to architect and implement a safe and robust system.

    Define and verify launch vehicle-to-payload interface requirements and support space vehicle launch campaign management activities at domestic and international launch sites.

    Manage interface with customer safety and launch integration personnel and support ground operations and launch mission working groups as requested.

    Support launch vehicle design and development to ensure that customer and internal goals for safety, mission success, and performance are met.

    Analyze Integration and Test processes to demonstrate customer and internal requirements are met for both safety and mission success.

    Conduct system level analyses to architect and design next generation mission concepts to maximize mission success without compromising compliance with customer, government and internal flight safety requirements.

    Describe, analyze and explain launch vehicle designs to External customers to explain how applicable safety requirements for design, build, and test are met.

    Reviews product systems, associated support equipment and facilities, functional specifications and operations, and establishes safety requirements for assigned systems. Independently analyzes and recommends safety criteria in system design, equipment and procedures to control or eliminate hazards.

    Develops safety documents as required to support customer and test/operational range requirements. Performs audits of operational areas and reports effectiveness of system safety program. Participates in accident investigations involving damage to products or related facilities and assists in identification of causes and corrective actions. Evaluates the interrelationship of system safety requirements and other aspects of concept design and development requirements to ensure the most cost effective program.

    **Qualifications:**

    **Basic Qualifications:**

    + 5 years of related experience with Bachelors in Science; 3 years of related experience with Masters in science; some experience preferred with PhD in science or in lieu of degree must have 9 years of directly related system safety range experience is required.

    + U.S. Citizenship is required

    + The ability to obtain a DoD Secret Security Clearance is required.

    + Experience with launch vehicle system design, testing or Mission Operations Exposure to the systems engineering discipline and its application for system safety

    + Experience with tailoring and implementing RCC-319, RCC-324, AFSPCMAN-91-710 and/or MIL-STD-882

    + Experience leading a small team of engineers (managing deadlines, scheduling work)

    **Preferred Qualifications:**

    + Active DoD Secret Security Clearance is preferred

    + Established relationships with Range Safety Personnel

    + Experience with Solid Rocket Boost Stages and Liquid Fueled rockets

    + Experience in launch vehicle system integration, testing and evaluation

    + Experience in presenting in front of customers and Air Force/NASA personnel

    + Experience in development and maintenance of requirements control documents and related processes

    + Experience using Requirements Management Tools such as DOORS.

    Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

    **Job Category** : Environmental, Health & Safety

    21015712


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Systems Safety Engineer
    Raytheon Technologies    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 15 days    

    About Us:

    At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, by combining our vast resources and investments we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges – together we can anticipate more, move faster and make a bigger impact on the big picture.

    Whole Life Engineering (WLE) is responsible for ensuring our products are Safe, Reliable, Maintainable and delivered on time. WLE consists of multiple disciplines that support engineering, our program offices and our customers. Our WLE disciplines participate in the total life cycle of our products from conception to deactivation. Our focus area is product support, including the following disciplines: Reliability System Safety and Supportability.

    Job Summary:

    System Safety Engineering is a department of Whole Life Engineering. Our team sets system requirements, analyzes the design, assesses test data, reviews operating and maintenance manuals, and assess risk by way of hazard analyses, and software and firmware safety programs. System safety provides assurance to our employees, the customer and end users that our products safely perform their required mission functions throughout their lifecycle while meeting overall cost and schedule requirements.

    We’re a stable, employee focused team operating in a dynamic, change-oriented environment. We methodically analyze missile and defense programs at a component and system level to identify, eliminate or mitigate hazards, As a member of the team, you’ll collaborate across departments, including Engineering, Environmental Health & Safety, Supply Chain, Operations, Test & Integration and Production.

    As a Systems Safety Engineer, you’ll analyze engineering hardware, electrical drawings and schematics assessing for fault tolerance, latent hazards and safety requirements compliance. You’ll work with test and tactical operating and maintenance procedures to assure the proper administrative controls are in place to minimize the effects of identified hazards. You’ll also work across all integrated product teams and lines to properly eliminate hazards or provide effective controls. In addition, you’ll work with Program Management and government approval authorities from program startup until safety approvals are obtained, and then through production, demilitarization and disposal activities.

    Responsibilities to Anticipate:

    Key Responsibilities will include:

    + Performing MIL-STD-882E System Safety Program engineering tasks and analyses, or customer’s approved equivalent

    + Applying technical knowledge to meet company and customer needs and requirements

    + Interpreting system requirements, customer specifications and military standards to develop appropriate safety requirements for hazard mitigation or elimination

    + System Design Analyses (fault tree, hazard, sneak circuit and software/firmware safety programs)

    + Safety Requirements Verification (test, demonstration, Inspection, Analysis)

    + Preparing internal and customer reports

    + Collaborating with multiple disciplines to gain a full understanding of product architecture and design

    Some U.S. domestic travel may be required.

    An advanced degree in a related field and minimum 3 years' experience may be considered for this role. A PhD can account for 5 years of experience as required for this role.

    Qualifications You Must Have:

    Education: BS in a STEM discipline or BA in Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics or Chemistry

    Employment Experience:

    + 5+ years’ experience in System Safety Engineering, Firmware Design, Software Coding or Engineering, Software / Firmware Safety Engineering, or equivalent (e.g. Flight, Automotive, or Medical Device safety engineering)

    + The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. US citizenship is required as only US citizens are eligible for a security clearance

    Qualifications We Value:

    + Experience conducting: Subsystem Hazard Analyses, Bent Pin Analysis, Functional Hazard Analyses, Fault Tree Analyses, Inhibit or other Fault Tolerant Analyses, and/or Software or Firmware Safety Programs

    + Experience reading, reviewing, and understanding technical engineering drawings

    + Presenting technical information at design reviews

    + Experience with DoD Systems Safety standard practice MIL-STD-882E

    + Experience with software and firmware development including: C, C++, Java, VHDL, and assembly languages

    + Experience with application of Emotional Intelligence® concepts, techniques

    + Self-starter with the ability to independently pursue technical information and problem solve

    + Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced work environment

    + M.S. in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM); Desired: ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard

    What We Offer: Whether you are just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits on offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

    Additional Details:

    This job is posted internally as: Sr. Engineer, Systems Engineering

    183438

    Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Principal Systems Safety Engineer
    Raytheon Technologies    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 15 days    

    About Us:

    At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, by combining our vast resources and investments we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges – together we can anticipate more, move faster and make a bigger impact on the big picture.

    Whole Life Engineering (WLE) is responsible for ensuring our products are Safe, Reliable, Maintainable and delivered on time. WLE consists of multiple disciplines that support engineering, our program offices and our customers. Our WLE disciplines participate in the total life cycle of our products from conception to deactivation. Our focus area is product support, including the following disciplines: Reliability System Safety and Supportability.

    Do you have work experience in the fields of: System Safety Engineering; or Energetics, Explosives, or Propellant Safety; or Battery Safety; or Software or Firmware Engineering; or equivalent Safety Engineering Experience (e.g. Aerospace Safety, Automotive Safety, or Medical Device safety engineering) ? If so this may be the opportunity for you!

    Job Summary:

    System Safety Engineering is a department of Whole Life Engineering. Our team sets system requirements, analyzes the design, assesses test data, reviews operating and maintenance manuals, and assess risk by way of hazard analyses, and software and firmware safety programs. System safety provides assurance to our employees, the customer and end users that our products safely perform their required mission functions throughout their lifecycle while meeting overall cost and schedule requirements.

    We’re a stable, employee focused team operating in a dynamic, change-oriented environment. We methodically analyze missile and defense programs at a component and system level to identify, eliminate or mitigate hazards, As a member of the team, you’ll collaborate across departments, including Engineering, Environmental Health & Safety, Supply Chain, Operations, Test & Integration and Production.

    As a Principal Systems Safety Engineer, your responsibilities will include:

    + Analysis of engineering hardware and electrical drawings and schematics assessing for fault tolerance, latent hazards, and safety requirements compliance

    + Work with test and tactical operating and maintenance procedures to assure the proper administrative controls are in place

    + Work across all integrated product teams and lines to properly eliminate hazards or provide effective controls.

    + Collaborating with Program Management and government approval authorities from program startup through production to demilitarization and disposal.

    Responsibilities to Anticipate:

    Key Responsibilities will include:

    + Perform MIL-STD-882E System Safety Program tasks and analyses, or customer’s approved equivalent

    + Design Analyses, Influence, and Verification via conduct of fault tree analyses, hazard analyses, sneak circuit analyses, and software and firmware safety analyses

    + Manage one large system safety program or multiple mid-sized safety programs to include:

    + Monitoring program technical execution, interfacing with stakeholders (e.g. customers, program offices, subcontractors, vendors, etc.), performing Earned Value Management, and Systems Engineering tasks

    + + Effectively managing the System Safety Program and tasking of personnel as assigned

    + Mentoring Jr. Engineers in the field of System Safety

    + Gaining Customer Safety Approval for Test or Deployment

    + Preparing Safety Assessment Reports and Safety Program Briefs for Customer Approval

    + Briefing safety of the program at technical reviews and as part of the safety approval process

    + Interpretation of system requirements, customer specifications and military standards to have appropriate safety requirements for hazard mitigation or elimination approved

    + Preparation of internal and customer reports describing various analyses relevant to the System Safety program

    + Collaborating across multiple disciplines to gain a full understanding of product architecture and design

    An advanced degree in a related field and minimum 5 years experience may be considered for this role.

    Qualifications You Must Have:

    Education: BS in a STEM discipline or BA in Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics or Chemistry

    Employment Experience:

    + 8+ years’ experience with : System Safety Engineering; Energetics, Explosives, or Propellant Safety; or Battery Safety; or Software or Firmware Engineering; or equivalent Safety Engineering Experience (e.g. Aerospace Safety, Automotive Safety, or Medical Device safety engineering)

    + Experience with hazard analysis, e.g. software safety, firmware safety, Fault Tree analysis, failure diagnosis or corrective action recommendations

    + Team leadership experience

    + The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. US citizenship is required as only US citizens are eligible for a security clearance

    Qualifications We Value:

    + Experience in Rocket Motor Ignition Systems and Fuzing Systems safety requirements and qualifications testing programs (MIL-STD-1901A, MIL-STD-1316 and JOTP-052)

    + Experience presenting safety program to management and approval authorities

    + Highly desired: Experience with Department of Defense Safety Review Boards (eg.) Software System Safety Technical Review Panel; Weapon System Explosives Safety Review Board; Fuze and Initiation System Technical Review Panel; Department of Defense Explosives Safety Board; Non-Nuclear Munitions Safety Board

    + Experience with DoD System Safety Programs

    + Strong written, oral and presentation skills

    + Strong interpersonal and project management skills, with the ability to manage a safety program and provide direction to supporting safety personnel

    + Highly desired: Experience with application of Emotional Intelligence® concepts, and techniques

    + Master’s Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM); Desired: ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard

    If your skills don’t synch up with the Requirements for this role, please check out the Systems Safety Department’s other open positions here in Tucson!

    What We Offer: Whether you are just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits on offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

    Additional Details:

    This job is posted internally as: Principal Engineer, Systems Engineering

    183450

    Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Principal System Safety Engineer - GBSD Program
    Northrop Grumman    Chandler, AZ 85286
     Posted 15 days    

    Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

    **Northrop Grumman Space Sector** is searching for an experienced **Principal System Safety Engineer** to join the **Systems Safety Team** within **Launch Vehicles** business unit located in **Chandler, AZ.**

    The Principal System Safety Engineer is responsible for leading a System Safety Engineering team that develops key range safety deliverables, and support system safety activities including ground safety, range safety and flight safety throughout the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program life cycle. The System Safety Engineering deliverables are the only documents that provide a complete, true system description of the components, systems, launch vehicle and mission design, and as such require a high level of understanding of the entire design. The System Safety Engineering effort includes interacting as part of a multi-disciplined engineering team to develop the launch system architecture and constituent elements for new and existing flight programs, as well as new business concepts and proposals. This position may include launch campaign support at remote launch sites.

    **Responsibilities:**

    Interact with the lead System Safety Engineer on a daily basis regarding system safety topics.

    Be a part of a small team of System Safety engineers in defining, implementing and verifying System Safety requirements to ensure that the inherent risks are mitigated.

    System Safety Engineers are responsible for understanding the entire mission, including the launch vehicle, payload, ground support equipment, range infrastructure and range safety interfaces.

    System Safety Engineers are expected to understand how the different components, subsystems, systems and integrated launch vehicle function and interact, with a focus on System Safety.

    Apply the systems engineering process to define and verify launch vehicle and ground support equipment requirements to ensure safe operations and conduct system safety analyses to architect and implement a safe and robust system.

    Help define and verify launch vehicle-to-payload interface requirements and support space vehicle launch campaign management activities at Vandenberg AFB (VAFB) launch sites.

    Assist the lead System Safety Engineer interfacing with customer safety and launch integration personnel and support ground operations and launch mission working groups as requested.

    Support launch vehicle design and development to ensure that customer and internal goals for safety, mission success, and performance are met.

    Analyze Integration and Test processes to demonstrate customer and internal requirements are met for both safety and mission success, whether at VAFB or at our facilities in Chandler, AZ.

    Conduct system level analyses to architect and design next generation mission concepts to maximize mission success without compromising compliance with customer, government and internal flight safety requirements.

    Describe, analyze and explain launch vehicle designs to External customers to explain how applicable safety requirements for design, build, and test are met.

    **Qualifications:**

    5 Years with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD or in lieu of degree must have 9 years of directly related sys safety range experience is required.

    U.S. Citizenship is required The ability to obtain a DoD Secret Security Clearance is required.

    Experience with launch vehicle system design, testing or Mission Operations

    Exposure to the systems engineering discipline and its application for system safety

    Experience with tailoring and implementing RCC-319, RCC-324, AFSPCMAN-91-710 and/or MIL-STD-882

    Experience leading a small team of engineers (managing deadlines, scheduling work)

    **Preferred Qualifications:**

    Active DoD Secret Security Clearance is preferred

    Established relationships with Range Safety Personnel

    Experience with Solid Rocket Boost Stages and Liquid Fueled rockets

    Experience in launch vehicle system integration, testing and evaluation

    Experience in presenting in front of customers and Air Force/NASA personnel

    Experience in development and maintenance of requirements control documents and related processes

    Experience using Requirements Management Tools such as DOORS.

    Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

    **Job Category** : Environmental, Health & Safety

    21009685


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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