Principal Systems Engineer - RF


Job Description
See what you're missing. Electronic Combat Solutions has technology, engineering and program teams that educate and mentor colleagues to deliver leading Electronic Warfare capabilities. We welcome all those who have big ideas, crave innovation, want to drive fielding velocity and have the passion to bring the warfighter home safe. With a 9/80 schedule, and every other Friday off, our flexible work environment provides you a chance to change the world without giving up your personal life. We put our customers first - exemplified by our mission: "We Protect Those Who Protect Us®." Sound like a team you want to be a part of? Come build your career with BAE Systems.

Ready to make a difference? BAE Systems is looking for systems engineers experienced in Radio Frequency (RF) solutions to develop, build, and work on the world's most advanced electromagnetic spectrum operations systems - detecting, identifying, locating, and countering threats for joint forces and international aircrew. We develop highly sophisticated digital Electronic Warfare (EW) systems and we are looking for motivated systems engineers to join cross-functional, multi-disciplinary teams developing and supporting next generation Electronic Support Measures (ESM) systems Responsibilities will include systems engineering activities such as developing and managing systems level requirements, understanding operational systems concepts to inform system design, using system performance models, performing system design and implementation, and performing systems level integration and test to verify and validate aspects of system designs to ensure conformance with functional specifications and customer requirements. Work location will be onsite in Nashua NH, Manchester NH, Burlington MA, or Lexington MA.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent experience in a relevant field) with a minimum work experience of:

5+ Years with BS
3+ Years with MS
1+ Year with PHD
  • Possess an Active US Government security clearance (with ability to possess TS)
  • Experience with Radio Frequency (RF) solutions in Electronic Warfare, RADAR, remote sensing, communications, or other related domains
  • Experience performing systems engineering activities across the development cycle (analysis/decomposition/derivation/allocation of requirements, system modeling & simulation, system design & development, system integration & test)


Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Experience developing viable concept solutions, identifying and tracking technical risks, and leading technical teams.
  • Experience with technical performance measurements and cost account management
  • Experience with advanced antenna technologies
  • Model based systems engineering experience with tools such as MagicDraw.


About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers 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 services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' 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. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.