Jr. LEO Space Systems Engineer
- Huntsville, AL
BAE Systems seeks a Systems Engineer to join its LEO Smallsat Systems Engineering team in Huntsville, AL.
The work includes using Model Based Systems Engineering to develop and deploy LEO Small Satellite constellations. This includes providing systems engineering architecture development and integration, satellite constellation system design, software and hardware system design, algorithm design, risk management, integration, test and documentation, design analyses and trade studies, payload/bus/launcher M&S/integration/test, configuring in-house test set ups, Hardware In the Loop (HWIL) testing, satellite HWIL pre-flight qualification testing (day in the life), and development of capability for on-orbit operations and anomaly resolution.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
Experience in space satellite systems and component functions and design.
Must be able to create key components in SysML with full consideration for requirement, structure, behavior and parametric aspects; provide use case modeling; and contribute to system analysis and M&S.
Contribute to payload/bus/launcher design trade studies, including potential source identification/selection.
Perform analysis and decompose system level performance requirements to verifiable allocated subsystems/components requirement.
Excellent communication skills, and ability to interact well in group meeting/working environments.
Adept at analyzing and resolving issues in a variety of complex situations or, as appropriate, developing and collaborating on recommendations for resolution of complex problems on short timelines.
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
Bachelor's degree or higher in either Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering or Computer Engineering.
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers 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 services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.
Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.
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