Senior Engineer - Software Systems
BAE Systems is seeking highly motivated Software Engineers who are interested in redefining their career as a Systems Engineer. As part of your Systems Engineering development, you will first be assigned to a software team to gain experience with highly complex Department of Defense (DoD) software in the Electronic Warfare (EW) domain. You will follow your assigned software project through the complete development life cycle to include interfacing with mechanical, electrical, and software engineers to ensure software compatibility with EW systems. Once the EW system enters into the integration and test, you will be the primary systems engineering contributor or team lead for technical solutions and future development of your assigned EW system. You will have the opportunity to work with highly motivated engineers and program teams that are passionate about protecting our military service personnel while pursuing your own technical leadership and advancement goals.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
This position will involve integrating, and testing equipment and performing systems engineering functions such as supporting the creation of systems level requirements, supporting operational systems concepts, supporting system architecture trade studies, or supporting systems level integration and test for highly complex systems.
Responsibilities may include:
1. Individual contributor to one or 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
Develops solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and innovation. Ensures solutions are consistent with organization objectives.
Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 4 years work experience or equivalent experience
Required Skills and Education
Software background with >4 years of current experience with C++
Strong Debugging skills
Effective Communicating skills
Preferred Skills and Education
Have some RF Theory and wireless communication experience.
Have a background in Computer and Information Science
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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