Systems Safety Engineer- VAFB - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Vandenberg Afb
United States


Job Description:


  • The contractor shall provide system safety engineering and management for OSL.
  • The contractor shall serve as a neutral independent subject matter expert to provide direct support for the OSL Chief of Safety for the safety review process.

Specific tasks shall include:

  • Reviewing safety documentation and comment on submitted safety documentation, procedures and processes to ensure compliance with federal, DoD, state and local requirements; to include Process Safety Management. 
  • Review best practices and recommend ways to apply those practices to Range Safety requirements.
  • Develop and maintain a program by program set of tailored range safety requirements.
  • Assist the OSL to validate and negotiate appropriate program requirements.  Provide support in the development and maintenance of mishap investigation policies.
  • Provide technical and programmatic support necessary to conduct internal mishap investigations.
  • Provide system safety inputs into the engineering design, and acquisition process of new and enhanced/upgraded payloads including System Safety Support for Special Access Programs.
  • Perform safety surveillance of selected satellite launch readiness processing operations.
  • As directed by the Government, attend meetings and serve on working groups that impact OSL safety.
  • *ICAF*


Required Education and Experience:


  • Bachelors and 5+ yrs experience or Masters and 3+ yrs exp or PhD and 0 yrs exp

Required Clearances:


  • TS/SCI with Counter Intelligence (CI) Poly