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Senior Safety Engineer

Ref: US_EN_6_916327_1472878

Posted on 07 November 2022

We are seeking an experienced and motivated Senior Safety Engineer to join our Systems Engineering, Integration & Test team to support development of complex electronic surveillance systems for commercial and government customers. This role is critical to successfully developing products and executing projects to achieve our vision – It’s a human right to feel safe. The location of this position is flexible; the successful candidate will have the ability to either work remotely or onsite in our East Syracuse, NY, office.

Responsibilities include:

  • Leading, performing, and maintaining system safety analyses throughout the product lifecycle.

  • Creating and maintaining safety-related product documentation baselines for each project, product, and system variant.

  • Identifying applicable codes & standards to ensure safety, and recommending design features and/or test methods to assure compliance.

  • Participating in issue reporting and configuration change processes to investigate system anomalies, recommend actions, and assess changes.

  • Coordinating with technical leads to ensure technical, cost, and schedule performance is achieved while maintain acceptable levels of risk.

  • Supporting technical and cost proposal preparation for future programs.

  • Balancing multiple concurrent programs and activities.

  • Collaborating across functional and business organizations within in the U.S. and throughout the global corporation.

  • Skills and Experience:

    Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or related discipline

  • 3-7 years of relevant experience in safety critical or missing critical industries (e.g., aerospace, defense/military, medical, transportation, nuclear, etc.)

  • Proficiency with safety analysis methods such as functional hazard analysis, failure modes and effects analysis, and fault tree analysis

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to form productive relationships in a team environment

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills

  • Strong self-motivated work ethic with superior time management for supporting multiple simultaneous projects

  • Must hold or be able to obtain U.S. DoD SECRET security clearance

  • Desired:

  • Advanced degree in Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or related discipline

  • Experience applying safety principles to radar, surveillance systems, or other software-intensive electro-mechanical systems

  • Experience with Eurocontrol, FAA, or other air traffic management safety methodologies, procedures, operations, and systems

  • Experience with Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) and related tools

  • Citizenship Requirements:

    Must be a U.S. citizen. Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

    Pre-employment Screening Requirements:

    As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to meet the following criteria: (i) pass a drug screen and (ii) be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus (unless granted an accommodation permitted by law and then in compliance with Saab’s requirements related to the accommodation, if any).

    Benefits:

    Provides an excellent working environment offering professional growth opportunities, competitive wages, work-life balance, business-casual atmosphere and comprehensive benefits:

  • Medical, vision and dental insurance for employees and dependents

  • Paid time off including: minimum of 3 weeks vacation, 5 floating holidays, 8 designated holidays, 3 weeks personal illness, bereavement, jury duty and disability

  • 401(k) with immediate vesting on employer match

  • Tuition assistance

  • Employee assistance programs

  • Employee stock purchase program with employer match

  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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