Flight Safety Engineer

Lockheed Martin
Clements, MD
Jan 24, 2022
Jan 29, 2022
Full Time
COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees who are unvaccinated will be required to adhere to onsite safety protocols.Description:This position is in support of CH-53K test and operations at PAX River.Typical tasks of a Flight Safety Engineer may include: A cents € cents Perform a variety of system safety engineering tasks to support development, flight test, operations, production, fleet support and accident investigation for helicopter programs and projects.A cents € cents Manages Engineering, Program Management, and other Aviation and Product Safety groups and key stakeholders to aid safety hazard identification for design and changes to the air vehicle system; hazard analysis; hazard mitigation including assignment of safety requirements to subsystem/components; oversight through hazard control verification; and hazard tracking. A cents € cents Develops, refines and tracks metrics to assess the safety of the fielded fleet of aircraft.A cents € cents Coordinates and participates in review boards, self-assessments and audits as an independent safety advocate. A cents € cents Supports safety compliance requirements for programs/platforms.A cents € cents Conduct site risk assessment when required. A cents € cents Liaise with and support Sikorsky legal department in aviation matters. A cents € cents Present safety briefings to customer, pilot and maintenance groups.A cents € cents Apply scientific and engineering principles, criteria, and techniques to identify and track potential safety hazards. A cents € cents Perform safety analyses, conduct safety risk assessments and develop recommendations for risk mitigation. A cents € cents Support review of flight and ground test plans. A cents € cents Provide safety support to internal Sikorsky flight test, maintenance and production operations.A cents € cents Collaborate with site and enterprise leadership to enhance safety risk management.A cents € cents Interface with civil and military customer Flight Safety Officials and ensure compliance with the aviation safety requirements of DCMA INST 8210 and corporate safety policies. A cents € cents Interface with the Model Development Safety Committee (MDSC), as directed, to identify flight test safety hazards and approve risk mitigation strategies. A cents € cents Ensure adequate risk mitigation and safety oversight for hazardous energy test operations (Laser, Radar, HF, IR etc.).Basic Qualifications:Basic Qualifications : A cents € cents BachelorA cents € (TM) s degree from an accredited college in engineering, or equivalent experience/combined educationA cents € cents Desire 5 years industry or military experience that has provided specialized knowledge in several of the following areas: o aviation accident investigation,o aviation operations, o aviation maintenance, o aviation safety,o systems safety. A cents € cents Desired experience includes detailed and diverse technical systems knowledge of Sikorsky products obtained through development, testing or operations. A cents € cents Experience drafting technical reports, including an understanding of aircraft technical terms and the capability to interact with subject matter experts. Must provide accurate, concise and clear factual explanations of complex information. A cents € cents Experience with technical examinations and component teardowns; familiarity with basic failure analysis methods. A cents € cents Ability to both lead investigations and participate as a team member. A cents € cents Ability to develop documents, spreadsheets and presentations utilizing Microsoft Office Suite.A cents € cents Maintains currency with advancing technologies in the fields of aviation, flight training, operational procedures, accident investigation.Desired Skills:Desired skills : A cents € cents Experience interacting with domestic and international civil and military investigation authorities.A cents € cents Expertise with Flight Operations Quality Assurance and Health and Usage Monitoring Systems data highly desired. A cents € cents Sikorsky rotary wing aviator and/or engineering experience on Sikorsky product line. A cents € cents Experience with Insight Analysis Tool. A cents € cents Experience analyzing accident trend data with Tableau Data Analytics or other analytics software.A cents € cents Familiarity with military, FAA and international civil authoritiesA cents € (TM) regulations.A cents € cents Experience with customer support engineeringBASIC QUALIFICATIONS:job.QualificationsLockheed 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. TheyA cents € (TM) 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 MartinA cents € (TM) s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customersA cents € (TM) toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the US, and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.EXPERIENCE LEVEL:Experienced Professional

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