Job Description

Job Code: #20313
Title: Systems Engineer IV
Job Type: Direct Hire
Job Location: Dulles Virginia

Job Description:

Systems Engineer

Dulles, VA

Our client is a leader in their field, providing military and industrial grade products to their customers. They are wholly dedicated to reliability and quality, backing all of their products by extensively conducting full-range testing and research. Currently, they are seeking a skilled electrical Engineer to join their team.

The Systems Engineer IV serves as technical lead and provides technical direction to teams including engineers and technicians, subcontractors, vendors, and technical consultants.

RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • Responsible for program technical execution
  • Serve as primary technical interface with customer
  • Assist Program Manager with developing solutions and proposals and assessing performance
  • Implement engineering processes and practices at the program level, including translating company standard processes and contract requirements to system engineering management plans (SEMP)
  • Elicit and assimilate customer needs; translate needs to requirements specifications
  • Performs and oversees system functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into system hardware and software specifications
  • Evaluates project level designs, assuring project specific requirements are in compliance with System requirements and interface definitions
  • Evaluates product configuration item integration plans and approach, assuring the integrated product meets system requirements
  • Integrates engineering specialty disciplines in a manner that assures that the system meets its “Ility” requirements
  • Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints
  • Develops System characteristic models, simulations, and analyses that quantify system capabilities and improvement opportunities
  • Provides continuous assessment of System capabilities and deficiencies and develops product improvement proposals for Program, Organizational, and Functional Management review.
  • Provides management and technical over-site of program technical activities
  • Develops and manages System budgets, including, power, weight, reliability, error, etc.
  • Constructively mentors and provides professional development assistance for other Systems Engineers in the areas of system engineering tool usage, methods, and processes
  • Provides weekly and monthly progress reporting to Program Management team
  • Conducts quarterly review & update of Program System Engineering Management Plan (SEMP) and other System design documentation
  • All employees are expected to be in compliance with government and corporate laws, rules, regulations, policies, and procedures

EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent experience in an applicable engineering, technical, or science discipline

EXPERIENCE:

  • Fourteen to nineteen years of applicable experience
  • Experience with rugged, industrial design to meet military specifications and standards such as MIL-STD-810, MIL-STD-461/464, MIL-STD-1472, MIL-STD882, etc.

ADDITIONAL SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Proven ability to establish and lead small, highly technical teams
  • Working knowledge of the DOORS database tool
  • Working knowledge of the Microsoft tools suite, including Word, Excel, Project, Power Point
  • Working knowledge of Trade Study methods and tools, system modeling and simulation techniques, system budgeting, system life cycle analysis, and design of experiments
  • Working knowledge of chemical, biological, and explosives detection capabilities
  • Working knowledge of Systems Engineering processes and procedures
  • Must act with highest level of ethics and integrity
  • Contributes to the development of new technical concepts and their application
  • Working knowledge of System Failure Mode and Effects and Fault Tree Analysis techniques
  • Working knowledge of Risk Analysis and Mitigation techniques
  • Viewed as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in field within the company
  • Knowledge of applicable laws and regulations
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.)
  • Must have the ability to obtain and/or maintain DoD clearance

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