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Lockheed Martin System Safety Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

Description: The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space!

As we enter a new era of Strategic Weapon

Systems, we are a pioneer, partner, innovator

and builder. Do you have a passion for working

on emerging technologies? Are you looking for a

growth opportunity where you can contribute to

a very significant mission?

Come and join a culture that encourages

employees to think big, perform with perfection

and build incredible products! We provide the

resources, inspiration and focus. If you have the

passion and courage to dream big, then we want

to build a better tomorrow with you.

Lockheed Martin Space in Huntsville, AL has an

immediate opening for a System Safety Engineer to help field a number of future hypersonic and glide body technology insertions that the nation urgently needs. In this role, you will use your expertise to ensure that

safety is crafted into hardware and software

products and that controls are incorporated and

remain effective while assuring compliance to

safety requirements.

This role will require you to review, track, and

assess hardware and software changes for

hazard impacts, and develop, maintain, and

update safety hazard analyses. Your

responsibilities will include the following tasks:

• Develop and update Preliminary Hazard List

(PHL), Preliminary Hazard Analysis (PHA),

Functional Hazard Analyses (FHAs), System Hazard Analyses (SHA), and Safety Assessment

Reports (SAR)

• Prepare presentations and participate in Design

Reviews, Test Readiness Reviews, Technical

Interchange Meetings, and various working

groups and safety review meetings

• Support the development and updating of

System Safety documents to support Customer

and Range Safety contractual requirements

• Review and provide recommendations to test

procedures for alignment to System Safety


• Collaborate with cross-program LMS safety counterparts and support weapon systems working groups Our ideal candidate is someone with a strong System Safety background and familiarity or experience with missile systems, U.S. Army or Navy

customer, safety requirements, ordnance and


Our employees play an active role in

strengthening the quality of life where we live

and work by volunteering more than 850,000

hours annually. Here are some of the benefits

you can enjoy:

• Medical

• Dental

• 401k

• Paid time off

• Work/life balance

• Career development

• Mentorship opportunities

• Rewards and Recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive

and comprehensive benefits package.


Basic qualifications (BQ’s) are the mini

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited

college/university in an engineering or related

discipline. or equivalent experience/combined

education, with 9 years of professional experience; or 7 years of experience required with a related Master’s degree.

• Familiar with engineering processes related to

safety, risk management in an operations/sustainment environment

• US Citizenship required to start with the ability

to acquire a Secret security clearance.

• Excellent written and verbal communication


Desired Skills:

Desired skills :

• Experience in System Safety Engineering with

strong technical skills in performing hazard

analyses, identifying safety requirements,

developing fault trees, and recommending risk


• Prior experience working with U.S. Army or US Navy customers.

• Familiarity or experience with missile systems, ordnance, and software.

• Understanding of incident investigations and

root cause and corrective actions.

• Current Security Clearance.



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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

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.


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