Safety Engineer in Los Angeles, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 12/29/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is seeking a Principal Systems Safety Engineer in for our client located in Northridge, CA.

Job Requirements:

  • Active U.S. Government Security Clearance
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering or similar Engineering degree
  • Minimum 7 years of related experience
  • High level understanding of tactical missile subsystems
  • Proficient with MS Office suite of products.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to build effective working relationships are a must
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and technical writing experience.
  • Ability to communicate findings to varied audiences to gain support or resolve concerns.
  • Self-starter capable of performing and prioritizing assigned tasks with very little direction
  • Familiarity with requirements development and risk management.

Desired Responsibilities:

  • Performing fundamental aerospace safety tasking, including generation of fault trees, functional hazard analysis, Failure Modes and Effects Analysis, Failure Mode, Effects and Criticality Analysis, software system safety analysis, sneak circuit analysis, bent pin analysis, and system/subsystem hazard analysis
  • Interpreting system requirements, customer specifications, and military standards to develop appropriate safety requirements for hazard mitigation or elimination
  • Generating and updating required System Safety documents such as SSPP, RHA, SCA, FTA, BPA, SSHA, SARs
  • Applying environmental, military, federal, national, and industry regulatory safety standards and codes such as NIOSH, OSHA, NFPA, DOE, UBC, CFR, ASTM, ANSI, RCC, AFOSH, PESHE, MIL-STD-882, and AFSPCMAN 91-710
  • Applying engineering principles to assess design compliance of a complex aerospace system and synthesize rationale and justification for Safety waiver requests and hardware non-compliances
  • Identifying technical issues, proposing solution options, and following through to resolve the issues with minor supervision
  • Interfacing with internal and external customers and associates in engineering and program management
  • Generating and presenting status charts at program and customer meetings.

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. To learn more about Volt, please visit: and to see more of our job postings, please visit:

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Required: Active U.S. Government Security Clearance