Software System Safety Engineer, Mid in Arlington, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/16/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0021484

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Software System Safety Engineer, Mid

Key Role:

Provide research and technical support to a team tasked with the support of senior–level DoD and Service representatives on software system safety implementation and oversight for DoD weapon system acquisition programs. Leverage specialized knowledge and expertise in applying scientific and engineering principles, criteria, and techniques to identify and assess a software's contribution to safety hazards, informing the implementation of mitigations to reduce warfighter risk. Work in a dynamic team environment of client and contract staff to leverage and apply software system safety experience. Help execute comprehensive software system safety programs or individual tasks, including plans, analyses, assessments, and evaluations. Analyze data, develop written deliverables, assist with the presentation of results, and assist with the review of client software system safety documents to verify compliance with requirements, policy, and guidance documents. Contribute to the maintenance or development of acquisition system safety and ESOH policy, including DoDI 5000.02, Defense Acquisition Guidebook, MIL–STD–882, and other acquisition environmental and system safety documentation. Focus on completing client work in accordance with established plans and quality standards. 

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with software development, including 1+ years of experience with developing and debugging multi-threaded or real-time embedded software

-1+ years of experience with software system safety implementation

-Experience with using software development environments and tools, including Eclipse, Microsoft Visual Studio, or Rational Software

-Experience with FPGAs, PLDs, and firmware development

-Experience with operating systems and compiler technology

-Ability to analyze, research, assess, and organize technical data into cohesive and clear technical reports and presentations

-Ability to organize, schedule, and facilitate technical meetings and working groups

-Secret clearance

-BS degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, or Software Engineering

Additional Qualifications:

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-MS degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, or Software Engineering preferred

-Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Navy Principal for Safety (PFS), or Certified Systems Engineering Professional (CSEP) Certifications preferred 

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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