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Safety & Mission Assurance Engineer

Location: Houston
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Aegis Aerospace is currently looking for a Safety & Mission Assurance Engineer to join our team in Houston, TX.
Overview: The Human Health & Performance Contract (HHPC) has an opportunity for a recent STEM graduate to provide System Safety Engineering support to NASA's Human Health & Performance Directorate at Johnson Space Center (JSC) by applying engineering skills and knowledge within the field of Human Spaceflight (primarily the International Space Station Program). The Safety Engineer will use qualitative methods to conduct technical review of Flight Safety Data Packages, Hazard Reports, and supporting data in order to assure that Hazards are identified and controlled in accordance with Programmatic requirements, with a focus on issues relevant to Health & Medical-related disciplines. Spacecraft systems under review may be of low, medium, or high complexity. The selected candidate will identify safety requirement non-compliances, recommend improvements, and elevate risk. In addition, the Safety Engineer will represent the company and / or customer in outside discussions and technical forums while under the supervision of more seasoned engineer(s). Work is performed under general administrative and technical supervision and may entail other duties as required.
Did you know?
Aegis Aerospace has more than 30 years of experience in creating innovative and practical solutions to fulfill defense and space needs.
We are looking for candidates who are ready to revolutionize the space and defense industry and pioneer new technological advancements to safeguard our country.
Are you ready to Innovate, Explore, and Protect?

  • Responsible for compliance with Safety, Health and Environmental Plan; must be committed to a high standard of safety and be willing and able to comply with all safety laws and all of the Company's safety policies and rules and must be willing to report safety violations and potential safety violations to appropriate supervisory or management personnel.
  • Responsible for compliance with the Quality Assurance Plan, policies, and procedures.
  • Must maintain regular and acceptable attendance level as determined by the Company.
  • Responsible for completing all assigned training.
  • Review Safety Data Packages, presentations, Hazard Analyses, and other data that supports the position that the system is adequately safe for use in manned spaceflight applications
  • Provide technical comments and recommendations on Health and Medical related issues.
  • Coordinate with Subject Matter Experts across the Human Health and Performance Directorate in providing technical reviews of safety documentation.
  • Prepare Health and Medical Technical Authority (HMTA) delegates or their representatives for Safety Panel reviews.
  • Support formal Safety Panel Reviews as required.
  • Participate in and provide recommendations for Safety Panel Support task process improvements.
  • Collaborate with other Safety Engineers to share knowledge and improve corporate expertise.


    • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics field plus 0 - 2 years experience
    • Strong written and oral communication skills
    • PC Skills in Microsoft SharePoint, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word


      • 0-2 years previous experience within NASA and / or JSC community
      • 0-2 years previous experience in engineering projects for space-related systems
      • 0-2 years previous experience in healthcare, life sciences, medical, or related fields
      • Application of Human Factors considerations in system design
      • Application of Systems Engineering principles in the Project Lifecycle
      • Application of quantitative and / or qualitative Risk Management principles

        About Aegis Aerospace
        We are a woman-owned -space and technology company headquartered in Houston, TX. - Our primary objective is to support the Department of Defense and NASA in achieving their missions to defend the security of our country, reach new heights and to discover the unknown. We employ some of the brightest, most experienced engineering and technology experts in the U.S.
        To learn more about Aegis Aerospace, visit our website at www.aegisaero.com.
        Aegis Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity Employer /M/F/disability/protected veteran employer. - -
        COVID-19 Regulations: - As a federal government contractor, Aegis Aerospace complies with all customer, federal, state, and local requirements regarding COVID-19. - -Federal agency COVID-19 workplace safety protocols for Federal buildings and Federally controlled facilities still apply in all locations. Contractor employees working onsite in those buildings and facilities must still follow Federal agency workplace safety protocols when working onsite. This may include providing your vaccination status and undergoing testing if you are unvaccinated.

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