Safety Test Engineer
Amentum is seeking a talented self-starter to join our AN/SQQ-89 Safety Team. Responsibilities for the Safety Test Engineer include:
Conduct safety testing at Lockheed Martin facility in Manassas, VA
Develop safety test procedures and write the test reports
Attend System Safety Working Group meetings
Work with Senior Safety Test Engineer to learn SQQ-89 system capabilities and functionality
Review AN/SQQ-89 system problems for potential safety impact
Attend SPR Adjudication Board (SAB) Meetings
Review new system capabilities for safety impact and be able to explain related system operation to the members of the team
Assist in development of AN/SQQ-89 safety analysis related documentation
Support AN/SQQ-89 certification events to include data package and presentation materials development
Provide shipboard support for AN/SQQ-89 safety related events
This position does require some travel - less than 30 days per year.
The Safety Team works from Lockheed Martin in Manassas, VA two (2) days per week.
Team currently works remotely two days a week.
Some second shift work is needed (approximately 20 days per year)
A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline with three (3) years of systems engineering or systems test experience for real-time weapons system, combat systems, or fire control systems;
Or US Naval operational experience in a combat systems rate at the E6 level or higher with two (2) years of systems engineering or systems test experience for real-time weapons systems, combat systems, or fire control systems;
Or five (5) years of systems engineering or systems test experience for real-time weapons systems, combat systems, or fire control systems.
Experience performing test activities including developer/capability level testing, functional level testing (FQT/Verification and Validation), software/system integration testing, or AEGIS combat systems
Integration land based testing
Experience with the use of simulations in a test environment.
Must have an Active Secret US Government Clearance (at a minimum, Interim Secret is required to start) Note: US Citizenship is required to obtain a Secret Clearance.
SQQ-89 system experience
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