Engineer Systems 3

On the Mission Systems Sector team you'll join our experts in developing systems and solutions that keep our world safe. Our Rolling Meadows, IL location is looking for a Systems Engineer in our Advanced Concepts organization.

Performs technical planning, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems. Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, integration, test and validation. Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints. Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications. Coordinate between different engineering disciplines to ensure the system design meets requirements.
Basic Qualifications:
BS or higher degree in a STEMfield
Minimum 5 years experience with Bachelors' degree or 3 years with Masters or a PhD
Strong physics and mathematics background including numerical analysis
Creative problem solving abilities
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Demonstrated success in working in a team environment
Self starter with ability to work with minimal guidance
Active Secret Security Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

Advanced degree in physics, mathematics, engineering, or related field
Experience in the numerical simulation of physical systems
Background in optical sciences and/or electro-optical systems including radiometry and atmospheric phenomena
Proficiency with MATLAB or Mathcad
Working knowledge of C, C++, Python and/or other imperative programming languages

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