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Defense and Space System Safety Engineer New




West Palm Beach, United States

United States





Not specified

Permanent | Full Time

Job Description
At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity and inclusion are shared values. We’re committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that’s welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.
Boeing’s Product & Services Safety (P&SS) organization is looking for a Defense and Space System Safety Engineer (Level 2) to join our team and grow the Enterprise Safety Defense and Space capability with the mission to establish a safety engineering function across the company and develop enduring product safety design practices to assure the safety, quality, integrity, and mission success of our products and services. Our objectives are supported by a collaborative environment defined by exceptional teamwork, inclusiveness, and a passion for leading with speed, agility and creativity. We are seeking teammates that excel in that framework.

Enterprise Safety will work with wider design, test, modifications and sustainment organizations within/across the business units to develop and put in place the appropriate policies, procedures, capabilities, skill competencies, tool suites (Model Based Systems Engineering or MBSE), standards and training supporting product/system safety consistent with Boeing’s Safety Management System (SMS) and industry best practices like ARP4761, ARP4754, MIL-STD-882, and MIL-HDBK-516.

The selected candidate will be a core member of a fast paced, productive, close-knit and geographically diverse safety team. Responsibilities will include working alongside systems, design, and project engineers to develop, integrate, and support implementation of capabilities that ensure robust execution of product/system safety analyses and best practices across the enterprise. This includes benchmarking, developing and implementing model based tools and approaches to safety engineering, data analytics, and seeking out best practices within Boeing and throughout the industry. This is a unique and exciting opportunity to work alongside an experienced team of system safety professionals and grow your knowledge of Boeing defense and space platforms.

To support our mission, Enterprise Safety is being built around a geographically diverse team. We intend to leverage and build a culture around varied forms of collaboration, including virtual. We are leveraging that diversity to be able to innovate with agility and velocity. This position is available in any one of the following locations:
Mesa, Arizona
El Segundo, California
Huntington Beach, California
Long Beach, California
Houston, Texas
Plano, Texas
Huntsville, Alabama
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Ridley Park, Pennsylvania
Hazelwood/Berkley, Missouri
Washington DC, District of Columbia

Position Responsibilities:
Defining system safety design practices for use across BCA (Boeing Commercial Airplanes), BDS (Boeing Defense, Space & Security) and BGS (Boeing Global Services), including establishing BPIs, BPGs, & D6 guidance. Design practices include those used for new design and existing fleet safety
Help establish System Safety University and develop training material to educate the wider engineering team on product safety fundamentals (FHAs, SHAs, SRHAs, SARs, Software Criticality, software safety, use of newly developed tools etc.)
Partner with Technical Fellowship to author and maintain safety engineering Design Practices
Innovating and benchmarking new methods of ensuring product safety like STPA (System Theoretic Process Analysis), SCFTA (Safety Critical Functional Thread Analysis), and Bow-Tie analysis.
Investigating MBSE tools to digitally connect, store, and integrate critical safety deliverables like Functional Hazards Assessments, Fault Trees and Cascading Effects Analyses
Establishing a broad enterprise wide Community of Excellence around Safety Engineering
Working across the enterprise to understand stakeholder needs and requirements, integrating and managing projects that align to Enterprise Safety Vision and Mission
Gaining a working knowledge of BCA, BDS and BGS safety processes
Ensuring SMS goals are well understood in product safety Design Practices

This position allows some telecommuting. The selected candidate will be required to perform some work onsite at one of the listed location options.

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “U.S. Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “U.S. Person” includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
Systems Safety, Systems Engineering, and/or Product Design experience
Experience with Space, NASA, or Department of Defense (DoD) product design and development activities and/or sustainment and support activities

Typical Education/Experience: Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 2 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. Master). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility.

Drug Free Workplace:
Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies .

Shift Work Statement:
This position is for 1st shift

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