System Safety Engineer with Active Secret Clearance

  • Location: Woodland Hills, California
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #75613

An aerospace client is looking for a System Safety Engineer with Active Secret Clearance who will include supporting development and qualification of Navigation and Cockpit systems by independently analyzing and recommending safety criteria in system design, equipment, and procedures to control or eliminate hazards. 

Location: Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Position: System Safety Engineer with Active Secret Clearance
Pay Rate: $44/hr. ++
Duration: 6 months or longer


  • Will perform hazard analyses for systems and sub-systems, software system safety assessments, and hazardous material management planning and execution. Develops safety documents as required to support customer and test/operational range requirements.
  • Fundamental knowledge of System Safety Program conduct in accordance with MIL-STD-882 is required. Fundamental knowledge of principles of system safety engineering including experience performing: Fault Tree Analysis (FTA), Safety Hazard Analysis Reports (SHAR) and Safety Analysis Report (SAR) are required.
  • Primary tasks will include supporting development and qualification of Navigation and Cockpit systems by independently analyzing and recommending safety criteria in system design, equipment, and procedures to control or eliminate hazards


  • US Citizenship
  • Active DoD Secret Clearance
  • Bachelor's Degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) and 9 years of experience, or Master’s Degree with 7 years of experience, or Ph. D and 4 years of experience
  • Strong background in Systems or Electrical Engineering
  • Expertise in Development environments applying MIL-STD-882 System Safety program execution
  • Technical experience assessing safety of systems/subsystems, identify safety hazards and recommend safety requirements to system design and operations to mitigate safety risks.
  • Experience developing system safety documents in support of customer requirements
  • Knowledge of engineering drawings and ability to read schematics and parts lists.
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office applications (example, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication skills


  • A fundamental knowledge of Reliability Engineering principles in accordance with MIL-HDBK-217
  • Capable of understanding incident investigations and root cause and corrective actions

About our client:
Our client is a world leader and premier innovator in aerospace, with over 100,000 top-talent employees providing the industry's most advanced products and technologies and numerous awards and recognitions, they offer their employees continuous growth, learning, and development.

About APR:
Since 1980 APR Consulting, Inc. has provided professional recruiting and contingent workforce solutions to a diverse mix of clients, industries, and skill sets nationwide.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity! If you feel your experience is the matched for this position, apply today and join our team. We look forward to working with you!


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About APR Consulting
APR Consulting, Inc., is one of the most trusted talent acquisition and workforce solutions providers in the United States. Known for exceptional responsiveness, agile strategies, and consistently high-level talent, the firm has become a go-to for organizations and managed services providers navigating complex change and urgent challenges. Since its founding in 1980, APR has transformed from a California IT-focused staffing firm to a full-service solutions provider filling a wide range of positions and serving over eight industries — including aerospace and defense, healthcare, IT, telecom, hospitality/gaming, sports/entertainment, government, and utilities –– in all 50 states, with a loyal roster of more than 850 specialized professionals.