MbSolutions Inc
  • 07-Feb-2023 to Until Filled (PST)
  • Houston, TX, USA
  • Negotiable
  • Salary
  • Full Time

401k, Health care, and more

We need your talent, teamwork, and energy to help us achieve great things that inspire people all over the globe. We need you to bring creative ideas and diverse backgrounds to help us envision, shape, and deliver systems that will enable the exploration of space while benefiting people here on Earth. We are excited about what we do, and we need you on our team as we take on exciting challenges for NASA's pursuits in deep space exploration. Jacobs is NASA's largest engineering solutions provider working together with NASA at centers across the United States. Our long-term client relationship with NASA has a need for a Test System Safety Engineer to support on-going and future project testing needs within the Engineering Crew and Thermal Systems Division. The selected candidate will join our team with JETS II Teammate company, Nexus Solutions.

This position is an integral member of the overall test team, providing guidance and analysis for various short and long duration test environments. Working directly with the test teams, the position develops the required analysis, including a test hazard analysis and failure modes and effects analysis, based on the test articles and test environment criteria, and presents as a team member for test readiness reviews. This position also develops facility hazard analysis for the test equipment and pressure systems risk analysis and assists with other Engineering Directorates when requested.

The Test System Safety Engineer will:

- Perform trade-off studies, analysis, and systems interfacing, as well as performance and coordination of analyses, testing, and verification efforts

- Analyze engineering concepts from requirements, mission needs, and/or system improvement needs

- Actively contribute to the Jacobs safety culture of Beyond Zero and foster a strong environment of teamwork across all sections of the Facility and Test Department, as well as Jacobs and NASA customers

- Review facility systems and associated support equipment, functional specifications, and operations, and establish risk levels and safety requirements for assigned tests and facilities.

- Independently analyze and recommend safety criteria surrounding test hardware, system design, equipment, and procedures to control or eliminate hazards

- Concurrently perform system safety engineering for multiple programs and projects, participate in project reviews, and ensure system safety tasks and responsibilities are identified and on schedule.

- Create hazard analyses of facility hardware used in support of flight hardware testing using analytical techniques to include Hazard Analysis, Fault Tree Analysis, and Failure Modes and Effects Analysis

- Develop hazard controls and verifications based on hazards identified

- Research, develop, and present completed analyses to facility managers and Test Readiness Review Board

- Perform other duties as required

External Requisition Qualifications: This position has been posted at multiple levels. Depending on the candidate's experience, requirements, and business needs, we reserve the right to consider candidates at any level for which this position has been advertised.

- Requires a bachelor's degree in Engineering and a minimum of 2 - 5 years of experience in the field or in a related area

- Experience in performing hazard analyses and safety compliance in accordance with JPR 1700.1, "JSC Safety and Health Handbook

- Excellent communication skills and team-oriented approach

- Strong problem-solving capability and mentoring skills

Requisition Preferences:

- Electrical Engineering degree and extensive documented experience in a NASA or other space related environment

- Working knowledge of NASA and industry safety codes, standards, and processes and their application in a facility test system environment is highly desired

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