High Energy Laser Systems Engineer
Description: Sunnyvale, California :
This engineer will apply broad-based optical and systems engineering expertise to develop high energy laser weapon systems, with a focus on beam control efforts. Efforts will span the complete product life cycle from pre-award through delivery. This position requires attention to detail and the ability to deliver quality engineering documentation in a timely and efficient manner.
The incumbent will coordinate and integrate the work of subject matter experts in optics, beam control, software, mechanical, power, thermal, electrical, production, and specialty engineering to drive action items to closure and ensure proper execution of programs, pursuits, and internal R&D activities. The incumbent will evaluate risks and develop mitigation strategies for ongoing efforts in close concert with subject matter experts, program leadership, and risk "owners".
The incumbent will develop interface control documents, technical performance measures, performance budgets, size weight power and cost estimates, and planning documents that are used to integrate system solutions.
As systems mature and transition from design into development and production, the incumbent will oversee the verification of the design and support the delivery of the hardware and software solution.
Keyword\Phrases Include :
Electro-Optics, Photonics, Directed Energy, Solid Sate Lasers, Beam Control, Fourier Optics, High Energy Laser, HEL, MATLAB, ZEMAX, Research & Development Environment, Modeling, Simulation and SIMULINK.
Desired Skills: Emergent expertise in one or more aspects of high energy laser systems development or operation (architecture-design, laser devices, beam control, platform integration, BMC4I, assembly-integration-test) demonstrated by patents, publications, awards, and/or challenging program accomplishments. Full or extensive developmental product life cycle systems engineering experience from initial architectural analysis and trade studies through system test and post-delivery support. Proposal development experience. Experience with high altitude air and space platforms for DoD applications.
Strong system engineering foundation. Experienced with program system planning and engineering: requirements analysis, specification development, interface management, risk/opportunity management, and verification/test planning. Experience with DOORS, and industry standard software tools. Knowledge of and experience with federally-funded electro-optical system development programs. Working knowledge of high energy laser systems.
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