Engineering Technology Leader - Product Systems Safety Engineer - Erie, PA


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Join Resolvit as an Engineering Technology Leader – Product Systems Safety Engineer and be part of a creative, forward-thinking team. Our success at deploying skilled, highly knowledgeable experts has landed us on the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing companies four times – and we’re just getting started.

As the Engineering Technology Leader – Product Systems Safety Engineer, you will provide consultation and technical direction to design teams and manage teams on near term and longer-range projects relative to product safety requirements and risk estimation and management, including applicable regulations and standards. You will consider risk assessment of events occurring on released products. You will also develop project specific system safety program plans. Additionally, you will:

  • Perform system safety analyses such as functional hazard analysis, fault tree analysis, safety failure modes and effects analysis, quantitative risk assessments, etc. as needed
  • Understand and communicate regulatory requirements and industry standards, and provide interpretations to the business
  • Periodically interact with US Federal Railway Administration
  • Interact with regulatory and safety certification bodies/independent safety authorities as needed for product accreditation for international products
  • Review existing and anticipated product designs for products to ensure product compliance to safety regulations
  • Provide input for development and maintenance of internal processes related to product safety

What You’ll Need to be Successful:

  • At least 5 years of experience working in a system safety engineering role
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, science, or another technical field
  • Experience in performing system safety analysis and methodologies (i.e., FHA, FTA, FT Cut Sets, FMEA, QRA, etc.) 
  • Familiarity and experience with system safety processes and standards such as MIL-STD-882C-E, ARP4761, European CSM, CENELEC norms, including EN 50126, EN 50128 and EN 50129
  • Experience with design and safety requirements for hydraulic systems and heavy machinery
  • Familiarity and experience with the implementation and maintenance of reliability, availability, maintainability, and safety programs
  • Knowledge of locomotive and railroad applications and systems
  • Experience with system engineering methodologies
  • Experience working with governments and regulatory agencies
  • Credentialed/licensed professional engineer qualifications will be considered
  • Experience with US FRA regulations and Association of American Railroads standards
  • Familiarity with technical specifications for interoperability
  • Knowledgeable in DOORS, ALM tools and Oracle SQL
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, including critical path project scheduling
  • Self-starter with high degree of initiative
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical and organizational information
  • Adept at team building and influencing cross-functional team members without direct authority
  • Six Sigma Green Belt certification


At Resolvit, you’ll be given the support you need to grow in your consulting career. In addition to opportunities for advancement, we offer:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life insurance coverage
  • Long-term and short-term disability coverage
  • 401(k) retirement plan with matching
  • Professional support from our Client & Employee Optimization Specialist

We currently have more than 100 open career opportunities across the country, so be sure to mention the appropriate Job Code with any correspondence!

About Resolvit:

Resolvit is an international technology consulting firm with industry-leading customers in the financial services, high tech, manufacturing, retail, life sciences, and government sectors. Through its partnerships, Resolvit delivers highly impactful, innovative solutions across five core areas: Infrastructure Modernization, Application Development Services, Enterprise Data Management & Analytics, Knowledge & Content Management, and Strategic Staffing.

Posted On: Wednesday, June 22, 2022

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