Safety Systems Engineer - Dahlgren, VA
at RCS Corporation

Date Posted: 5/25/2019

Job Description

RCS has an immediate need for a Safety Systems Engineer local to the Dahlgren, VA area. This opportunity is a direct hire position with a large company on a full-time basis. 

Who We Are
RCS Corporation is a certified Woman Business Enterprise specializing in the recruitment of professionals throughout the United States.  With two corporate offices, over 20 years of experience, and a presence in 30+ states, we are well-positioned to service employers, employees, and candidates across every discipline.  Our emphasis is on excellent work ethic, accountability, transparency, effective communication and safety.

Job Summary

Candidate will provide direct support to the NSWCDD H22 DDG-1000 Principle for Safety (PFS). Tasking will include the following:

  • Safety analysis of the DDG-1000 AN/SQQ-90 USW system.
  • Develop/Review DDG-1000 AN/SQQ-90 USW system Technical Data Packages (TDPs), Letter Data Packages (LDPs), Combined Hazard Analysis Reports (CHARs) and Waivers.
  • DDG-1000 AN/SQQ-90 USW system document review, system testing and meeting support
  • Direct customer interaction will be required.
  • Tracking safety issues.
  • Monitoring safety activities.
  • Scheduling and participation in safety reviews.
  • Providing technical review of Safety Plans, Safety Assessments, and analyses.
  • Ensure safety requirements are implemented and incorporated.
  • Monitoring relative programs to incorporate Lessons Learned.
  • Reviewing documentation such as but not limited to analyses, hazard worksheets, reports, test plans, engineering change proposals, and other safety related documents.
  • Providing relative information as necessary to ensure safe system integration.

Minimum Requirements

Meet ONE of the following requirements:

  • Degree in Engineering, or related scientific field or
  • 5 years of USW or relevant combat system experience or
  • US Naval operational experience in a combat systems rate at the E7 level or higher

In addition to the above, requires five (5) years of engineering experience with a Maritime major weapons control or command and control (C2) system including the following:

  • Experience related to the design, planning, analysis, research, testing or documentation of complex systems through the complete engineering life cycle.
  • DDG-1000 AN/SQQ-90 USW system experience.
  • Two (2) years of experience with Navy surface ship Undersea Warfare weapons control or C2 systems.
  • One (1) year of demonstrated expertise understanding and developing Engineering Change Proposals (ECP), Interface Change Requests (ICR), Interface Design Specifications (IDS), Weapon Specifications (WS) and other system design/system integration documents.
  • Knowledge of weapon and combat system certification processes and requirements, specifically self-certification criteria for elements of the Aegis Warfare System
  • Good communication and analytical skills.
  • No clearance required. Must be eligible for the interim security clearance
  • Must be US citizen.
  • Limited travel (1-2 days per month) may be required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Systems Engineering with experience working a Safety program

Opportunities with RCS change daily.  For a complete listing of our current openings, please visit our website at

RCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. RCS provides equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, veteran or marital status.

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