MDA Software Safety Engineer

Defense Acquisition, Inc Huntsville , AL 35801

Posted 7 months ago

DAI is seeking a Software Safety Engineer to support the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) located in Huntsville, AL. This position will support MDA through executing a full life cycle of software safety testing and by identifying requirements for software safety certification.


  • Bachelors of Science in Engineering, Computer Science, or Technical Discipline

  • 5 plus years of related experience

  • Experience with full life cycle of software safety

  • Experience with regression testing

  • Experience with safety criticality

  • Familiarity with AMCOM 385

  • Understanding of Functional Hazard Analysis (FHA)

  • Understanding of coding standards

  • Active DoD security clearance


  • Masters in technical or scientific field


Defense Acquisition, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. As part of the company's equal employment opportunity policy, Defense Acquisition, Inc. will also take affirmative action as called for by applicable laws and Executive Orders to ensure that minority group individuals, females, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, other protected veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans, and qualified disabled persons are introduced into our workforce and considered for promotional opportunities.

If you are an individual with a qualified disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation; if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access, Defense Acquisition, Inc. website as a result of your disability. You can request a reasonable accommodation by contacting Human Resources at (256) 327-9300 or

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Software Safety Engineer (1342908)


Posted 5 days ago

VIEW JOBS 2/22/2020 12:00:00 AM 2020-05-22T00:00 PeopleTec is currently seeking a Software Safety Engineer to support our Huntsville, AL location. PeopleTec, Inc. is currently seeking a Software Safety Engineer to support the US Army S3I Directorate for Army PEO Missile Programs. Duties include: * Perform software system safety engineering evaluations of the developers' software system safety, software development program, and software system safety related documentation including the hazard analyses and Safety Assessment Report (SAR) for compliance with MIL-STD 882E, AMCOM 385-17, and other software safety requirements * Preview software requirements, design, and verification tests and analyses documentation and/or models for compliance with software safety qualification standards and requirements * Review software source code and code generation processes and models * and build procedures for compliance with software safety qualification standards and requirements; * Review and evaluate the developer's Technical Data Package (TDP) and presentations for the Army Software Systems Safety Technical Review Panel (SSSTRP) * Participate in IPTs, software design reviews, code reviews, test plan reviews, test report reviews, and problem report reviews * Analyze, define, design and develop new system requirements Required Skills/Experience: * Experience with one or more software languages: C, C++, C#, Ada * Software development or V&V analysis experience with a critical system similar to safety critical system * Experience and understanding of the software development/lifecycle IEEE 1207, MIL-STD-498, etc. * Must be a U.S. Citizen * An active DoD Secret clearance is required to perform this work. Candidates are required to have an active Secret clearance upon hire, and the ability to maintain this level of clearance during their employment. Education Requirements: A Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, or programming is required. Desired Skills: * Familiarity with one or more System Safety and Software Safety requirements: MIL-STD-882, JSSSEH, AMCOM REG 385-17, SAE ARP 4754, SAE ARP 4761, IEC 61508, ISO 26262, DO-178C, DO-278, and DO-254 * Software development processes experience for Safety Critical Software * Familiarity with Model Based Software development practices and tools such as Matlab, Simulink, Rhapsody * Understand, Fault Tree + EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled PeopleTec, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in its job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following email address, and/or phone number (256.319.3800) to contact us about your interest in employment with PeopleTec, Inc. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. PeopleTec, Inc. participates in E-Verify. Peopletec Huntsville AL

MDA Software Safety Engineer

Defense Acquisition, Inc