Are you a bold thinker? We dream big at Sierra Nevada Corporation-advocating the exploration of space, keeping service members safe and creating the systems that keep our world united and sustain our way of living. Join our team!
As a Systems Engineer, you will be using your skills and expertise to research, architect, model, simulate, test, certify and improve cutting edge products and services. You'll be developing complex system architectures within contextual modeling platforms, ushering them from operational concept through preliminary and detailed design, simulation, and test using progressive tools. As a cross-functional engineer, you are in charge of system-level ownership of new products and processes through the product lifecycle.
This Systems Engineering position reports directly to the Director of Technology to develop and mature advanced concepts for both internal and customer funded research efforts. You'll provide creative and agile solutions to keep our business competitive and adapting to the business environment. The successful candidate will collaborate other subject matter experts and technologists, business development team, and business analysts. The candidate should be self-motivated and be willing to adapt to changing priorities.
At SNC's Integrated Mission Systems (IMS) team we are an agile, high-caliber contractor that engineers, builds, integrates, modifies and supports turnkey air- and ground-based Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) products and services. Our years of experience supporting the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, commercial and international customers have established us as the systems integrator of choice. We take great pride in the customer mission we support. Learn more about IMS
Bachelor's of Science degree in System Engineering, Physics or related discipline and typically 10 or more years of relevant experience
Demonstrated knowledge of engineering principles and practices
Experience working in multi-disciplinary design and development teams
Demonstrated experience in dynamic RF link budgets to include but not limited to RF communications, Radar and Electronic Warfare techniques
Demonstrated understanding and experience in conducting analyses of kill chains and measures to disrupt kill chains.
Strong communication skills to present to internal and external customers as well as author whitepapers and lead technical proposals.
Willingness to work on a small team performing complex engineering design evaluations for a diverse mission.
Experience developing Concepts of Operations (CONOPS) from broad capability statements for all phases of the mission.
Experience working on multi-disciplinary design and development teams.
An active Top Secret with SCI eligibility U.S. Security Clearance required.
Masters of Science or higher degree in Engineering, Physics or related discipline and typically 10 or more years of relevant aerospace experience
Advanced experience with system modeling tools, such as SysML, Cameo Enterprise Architect, MATLAB, Agi's System Tool Kit, etc.
Thorough understanding of establishing and tracking Technical Performance Measurements (TPM).
Experience in advanced electronic warfare, optical and RF sensing, low observables, countermeasure systems or weapons integration experience highly desired.
Experience in resilient multi-domain communication system analysis, design and test.
Experience in space command and control and operational situational awareness infrastructures.
The ability to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance may be required. Learn more about the background check process for Security Clearances
At Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) we deliver customer-focused technology and best-of-breed integrations in the aerospace and defense sectors. SNC has been honored as one of the most innovative U.S. companies in space, a Tier One Superior Supplier for the U.S. Air Force, and as one of America's fastest-growing companies. Learn more about SNC
This position requires an active Top Secret with SCI eligibility U.S. Security Clearance. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance for employment. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Department of Defense Consolidated Adjudications Facility (DoD CAF), a federal government agency, handles the adjudicative aspects of the security clearance eligibility process for industry applicants. Adjudicative factors which affect the outcome of the eligibility determination include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and illegal drug use.
Sierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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