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NASA Client Safety Engineer

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Job ID: 2314379
Location: HOUSTON, TX, United States
Date Posted: Jan 23, 2024
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Sys Safety Engr
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Job Description


SAIC is looking for a Client Safety Engineer to support a NASA program. SMAEC II has a rewarding position supporting the NASA Safety and Mission Assurance Engineering Contract (SMAEC II) at the Johnson Space Center in Houston helping to continue our exploration of space. Come join our team and help us continue the mission of space exploration working with Environmental Control and Life Support Systems Engineering.

Job Duties:

  • Perform system safety analyses of hardware and software in a variety of systems for payloads/experiments.
  • Develop safety data, hazard reports, and other safety documentation, as needed.        
  • Utilize technical and safety review and documentation analysis techniques to include fault tree analyses, failure modes and hazardous effects analyses, and other techniques as required.
  • Prepare and/or updating safety assessment/hazard reports and risk assessment reports. 
  • Prepare safety assessment/hazard reports, and technical data packages and presentation materials.
  • Conduct or review safety assessments of new, updated, and/or modified hardware and software.


 Required Education: 

BS degree in Engineering or related Science/Technical field (Electrical, Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering preferred) and 9 years of experience; a Masters and 7 years of experience; or a PhD and 4 years of experience.

Required Skills:

  • NASA system flight safety review process experience.
  • Experience with direct participation in conducting and documenting space system safety review.
  • Familiarity with the NASA organization and with the International Space Station (ISS) subsystems and components.
  • An understanding of system safety hazards analysis process.
  • An understanding of NASA Handbook 51721.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to develop excellent working relationships with customers, peers, and management.
  • Ability to utilize Microsoft Office Suite of Tools to prepare reports, presentations, and charts.
  • Knowledge and use of personal computer with typical business software.


  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with the ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance. 

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.


SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are approximately 24,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion, which is core to our values and important to attract and retain exceptional talent. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.9 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.

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