We are currently seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to join the Seapower and Sensor Systems team in San Diego, CA.
The Seapower and Sensors Systems Department (SSS) provides expertise in the integration, validation, and sell off for various defense programs within IDS. SSS Engineers are involved in all aspects of the Integrated Product Development System (IPDS) cycle. SSS engineers have ownership authority to ensure that individual items are integrated and perform as expected as well as ensuring that the system can be sold off. In San Diego, some of the programs SSS supports are the Ship Self Defense System (SSDS), GPS-based Position, Navigation and Timing Service (GPNTS), Landing Platform Dock (LPD) programs and Zumwalt Total Ship Activation.
The Senior Systems Engineer will be an integral part of this elite, highly-visible team as the lead for the Total Ship Computing Environment (TSCE) team. The TSCE team supports the integration, installation, operation and maintenance of the software and network systems installed on the DDG-1000 Class Destroyers. Will provide the direction and oversee the TSCE team activities as well as provide support to the various Mission Areas executing the Total Ship Activation program. Responsibilities include:
Lead daily operation, maintenance and maturation of the shipboard software and network systems
Provide day-to-day oversight and direction to the TSCE waterfront team
Facilitate cross-team communication as well as daily interaction with other contractors, ship's crew and Government representatives
Lead installation of software including official builds and approved overlays
Assist with the development/updating of Plans of Action & Milestones and the TSA schedule
Lead grooming of software in support of cross-team testing for component, functional, operational and demonstration shipboard tests
Lead the investigation, resolution and verification for WSTRs found on the ship
Collaborate with software developers and lab sites to help resolve issues; establish relationships to facilitate knowledge sharing
Assist with the creation, modification and updating of reports for the customer
Travel to Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, etc. to support program requirements as needed
Six (8) years of experience working in a software development environment, in a software-centric operating and maintenance environment, in executing System Integration efforts, and/or in system test and verification/validation
Three (3) years leading a team, project or activity
Experience with ship processes, waterfront operations and ship activation
Experience with DDG-1000 class equipment and concept of operation or equivalent complex US Naval combat system
Excellent leadership, teaming, organization skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
A current SECRET Security Clearance and the ability to obtain a TOP SECRET Security Clearance is required.
Experience with US Navy shipboard industrial stage testing
Familiarity with Ship/Crew certification processes and procedures
Knowledge of Six Sigma methodologies
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Headquartered in Tewksbury, Massachusetts, IDS has 32 locations around the world. Its broad portfolio of weapons, sensors and integration systems supports its customer base across multiple mission areas, including air and missile defense systems; missile defense radars; early warning radars; naval ship operating systems; C5ITM products and services; and other advanced technologies. IDS provides affordable, integrated solutions to a broad international and domestic customer base, including the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Armed Forces and the Department of Homeland Security.
Type Of Job
CA - San Diego
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