Principal Systems Engineer - IV&V Lead

Job Description

Systems is seeking a system engineer with experience in design, integration and test experience of electro-optical and RF systems. The position requires the candidate to possess strong closure orientation and multi-tasking abilities to lead a small engineering team while contributing technically.

Performs 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. Technical monitoring of subcontractors may be required in some cases. Customer discussions regarding system designs, requirements and test results.

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Experienced Systems Engineering lead with integration and test experience in EO, IR and RF.

Preferred Skills and Education
Electrical, Mechanical, Computer Science or Computer Engineering Bachelor's Degree
Systems Engineering Master's Degree
Demonstrated leadership ability to lead working groups or program teams.
Demonstrated experience providing technical leadership of small teams.
Experience in integrating electronic and electro-optic equipment including hardware/software.
Experience in full lifecycle development including system requirements and design, system-level integration, validation, and verification.
Experience with Requirements Management tools (i.e. Doors) and Configuration Management and Problem Reporting tools.
Ability to estimate cost and schedules by reviewing a statement of work change request or other
documentation related to a new or modified program proposal

About BAE Systems Electronic 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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