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Northrop Grumman Sr Principal Engineer Systems Safety in Baltimore, Maryland

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We're looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we'll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you'll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems has an opening for a Safety Systems Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals at our Linthicum/ Baltimore, MD campus.

The experienced System Safety Engineer will support various programs with System Safety requirements. The candidate should be fluent with MIL-STD-882, RTCA DO-178/254 and other applicable Hardware and Software Safety standards/guidelines. The candidate must be able to review product systems, associated support equipment and facilities, functional specifications and operations in order to establish Safety design guidelines and criteria, and develop Safety requirements to mitigate, and manage safety hazards. The candidate must also be able to conduct safety analyses and communicate results in applicable safety documents. The candidate will also be expected to communicate with internal and external customers the effectiveness of a system safety program and present results at major milestone reviews.

This position requires an active Secret clearance


Basic Qualifications:

  • Fluency with MIL-STD-882E

  • 9 Years Experience with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD

  • Knowledge in RTCA Do-178/254

  • Developing Safety requirements

  • Experience conducting system safety hazard analyses (i.e, PHA, SHA, SSHA, SRHA, O&SHA, FTA)

  • Experience developing Safety Analysis reports (i.e, SHA, SSHA, SAR, HHAR)

  • Utilization of a Hazard Tracking System (HTS)

  • U.S Citizen with an active Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with DoD System Safety programs

  • Knowledge of radar products

  • Experience in SW Safety

  • Ability to utilize a requirements database to tag/track/manage Safety requirements

  • Experience performing accident investigations involving damage to products or related facilities

  • Experience performing Safety audits

  • Experience performing System Safety across all phases of a program

  • Experience performing Safety on the floor during Integration and Test, Assembly, and moving of hardware

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Environmental, Health & Safety