Principal Systems Engineer

Job Description
BAE Systems is looking for people with Electrical Engineering and Systems Engineering backgrounds. We are looking for motivated, positive minded, and challenge seeking engineers with a RF background and/or Electrical Engineer who wants to learn RF EW on Airborne systems. BAE Systems is focused on enhancing operational EW capabilities for a wide variety of engineering tasks.

Tasks and Responsibilities:
This position will involve supporting HW and SW through the full system engineering life cycle.

Responsibilities may include:
1. Leading one of more of the following systems engineering functions:
a. Analyzes and develops EW solutions to current and emerging threats to airborne platforms
b. Review, develops and documents system level operational concepts and mission statements
c. Review and evaluates system designs
d. Review and analyzes algorithms.
e. Create test procedures and other reports.
f. System level integration and test of RF EW systems.
g. Verifies and validates system designs to ensure conformance with functional specifications and customer requirements.
2. Provide proposal development activities, including proposal text development, cost estimating and presentation activities

Supports technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, evaluates alternatives including cost, risk, supportability and analyses for total systems. Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal. Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions. Translates customer requirements into hardware/software specifications.

Typical Education & Experience

Required Skills and Education
Electrical Engineers
Secret Clearance or higher

Preferred Skills and Education
Have RF Theory and wireless communications experience. Have background in Computer and Information Science.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.

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