EW/EA - Electronic Warfare Systems Engineer

Job Description

BAE Systems is developing systems in the Electronic Attack (EA) and Electronic Support (ES) domains of Electronic Warfare (EW). Motivated and positive minded engineers must hold an Active United States security clearance and skilled in areas needed for cross-functional, multi-disciplinary teams. BAE Systems is focused on enhancing operational EW capabilities for a wide variety of platforms. Constituent to the EW objectives of improving air vehicle survivability and executing suppression and destruction of enemy air defenses, BAE Systems develops technology for RF sensing, signal processing, identification, detection, and geolocation of emitters.

Duties and Responsibilities: This position will involve developing, integrating and testing new EA and ES systems and performing systems engineering functions such as developing and managing systems level requirements, developing operational systems concepts, performing system architecture trade studies, originating design concepts or performing systems level integration and test for highly complex systems.

Responsibilities may include:

1. Working on a team of engineers (Hardware, Software and Systems) on EA and ES related programs.
2. Performing one of more of the following systems engineering functions:

a. Problem solving in a large real time complex embedded system environment

b. Requirement analysis / management for complex Electronic Warfare system

c. Evaluate or develop complex system designs and architectures.

d. Develop Functional Performance and Qualification test plans and/or procedures

e. Write Functional Performance and Qualification test reports

f. Contributor to a major customer review (SRR, PDR, CDR, and/or TRR)

e. Performs system level integration and test for a large complex real time embedded system.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 4 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

- Active Secret clearance
- Experience in performing integration and test on complex real time embedded system
- Requirements Management / Analysis experience
- Proficiency with various types of test equipment and software packages.

- Defect Data Base tracking tools
- Ability to effectively document, communicate and work with a team on designs, results, reports and presentations.

- Ability to work independently

Preferred Skills and Education

- Masters Degree in Engineering

- Reviews, develops and documents system level operational concepts and mission statements.
- Knowledge of radar signal processing techniques
- Possess EW integration and test, RF electrical troubleshooting, and fault isolation abilities.

- Understanding of radar operation and employment including cooperative engagements.

- Design knowledge of EW systems hardware as it relates to detection and countering of radar and missile systems engagement

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.
The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

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