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Lockheed Martin System Safety Engineer Senior (early to mid-career) in Centennial, Colorado

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

At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every single day we use our unrivaled skills and experiences to craft, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to innovate, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

Do you seek a career that has tremendous impact beyond any one individual? Do you wish to be a part of a significant American institution? We invite you to learn more about the Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) program. For over 60 years, the FBM team has supported the Navy’s mission to provide affordable and credible strategic deterrence. We offer extraordinary career opportunities and challenges on a program with a rich history and exciting future. On the FBM program, we help keep this nation and our allies secure. Would you like to be part of that mission?

Lockheed Martin Space is looking for a mid-career level system safety engineer to support FBM in Centennial, CO. This is an excellent opportunity to advance your career in Safety Engineering. If you are an enthusiastic, self-starter who is eager to learn in a fast-paced environment, we want you on our Safety Engineering team. To be successful, you will need to be someone who thrives in a dynamic environment, leads by example, and has the uncanny ability to influence and champion collaboration and partnership that will generate impactful results. Does that sound like you?

In this role, your responsibilities will include:

• Perform a variety of system safety engineering tasks to include analyzing FBM flight and ground systems

• Recommend safety criteria in design, equipment, and procedures to control or eliminate hazards

• Develop safety documents as required to support customer and test/operational requirements

• Participate in incident investigations, and assist in identification of root causes and corrective actions

Our employees working in this level of position typically have 5 - 10 years of professional experience. .

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin cultivates an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big-picture thinking. Lockheed Martin Space offers a total compensation package from competitive wages, on-site medical care, 25 three-day weekends, and healthy living incentives just to name a few reasons to join Lockheed Martin. Learn about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited

college/university in an engineering or related discipline

• 3-5 years of experience in a Safety Engineering type position

• Ability to obtain a Secret security clearance is required for this role

• Must be a US Citizen

• Must be able to obtain a Secret security clearance

Desired Skills:

• Master's degree from an accredited

college/university in an engineering or related discipline

• Technical ability to develop safety analytical skills necessary to assess systems/subsystems, identify safety hazards and recommend safety requirements to system design and operations to mitigate safety risks

• Ability to develop safety documents as required to support customer requirements

• Capable of understanding incident investigations and root cause and corrective actions

• Proficient in the use of MS Office applications (example, Excel and PowerPoint)

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Knowledge of engineering drawings, System Engineering, and Reliability engineering e.g. requirements derivation/flowdown and failure modes and effects analyses

• Basic understanding of statistics



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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