Systems Engineer/Systems Architect

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Not Applicable/None
Job Description:

Work as part of a team in a lead role in a research, design, and development environment to produce and integrate next-generation technologies - including augmented reality, advanced fire control, and AiTR - into fielded systems. Formulate innovative solutions to problems-- then design, build, and integrate them. Eager to work in a fast-paced and rapidly changing work environment. Work alongside mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, software developers, and others in support of R&D, rapid prototyping, and design efforts. Work together with and coordinate 3rd party vendors and stakeholders as the lead integrator for prototype and Program of Record military systems, including sensor systems, fire control systems, and weapons systems.

Required Skills:
  • BS degree (Systems Engineer or Electrical Engineer preferred) and 5-10 years of related professional experience.
  • Experience with designing and documenting complex hardware and software systems based on customer-specified requirements
  • Experience working with and analyzing various types of production documents such as Bills of Material (BOM), Technical Data Packages (TDP), and other system design documents
  • Experience working with and coordinating vendors and subcontractors to ensure quality and performance
  • Good communications skills to discuss project status with customers
  • Excellent component level troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance

Desired Skills:
  • Experience and familiarity with small arms, dismounted weapons, and related military equipment, including: the use of this equipment, testing and certification requirements, and/or system design
  • Army, Marines, or Air Force field experience
  • Familiarity with fire control systems and techniques
  • Familiarity with the current state of the art in various fields, including fire control, imaging sensors, thermal sensors, biometrics, surveillance, embedded systems, and more
  • Experience identifying and evaluating COTS parts and components for use in systems; able to formulate alternative solutions when COTS parts are not available, including custom-designed parts, modifying system designs to bridge capability gaps, etc.
  • Experience with power systems for dismounted applications, including battery technologies, etc.

The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.