Systems Engineer, Sensors


The Patriot Group, Inc. Los Angeles , CA 90501

Posted Today

  • Founded in 1985 our client has developed a unique business model of achieving both research and technology advancements, and transitioning them into commercial and defense products.
  • HQd in Torrance, CA with 5 buildings that occupy over 100,000 square feet; housing some of the most highly advanced and unique research laboratories, as well as engineering, prototyping, development, testing, and production facilities.
  • Delivered $300+ million in products to clients in various defense and commercial industries.
  • Employs around 300 people, including many PhD level scientists and engineers.
  • Highly innovative, small business, women-owned company.
  • Employer contributed comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage at competitive rates and lower premiums.
  • Employer contributed 401k savings plan
  • Complimentary Life Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 1 week of vacation time upon hire, 15 days paid vacation, 10 paid holidays
  • Company sponsored lunch and learns, team building activities, and onsite yoga classes
  • Excellent work/life balance
The Systems Engineer - Sensors, working within the Applied Technologies Division, will be responsible for providing technical oversight and leadership in the design, development, prototype, test, and debug of various EO/IR/Radar/Sensor Systems.*This position can be filled as a Systems Engineer OR as a Senior Systems Engineer*
  • Torrance, CA is ranked in the Top 25 of Best Suburban Cities to live in Los Angeles County (based on factors including: crime/safety, housing, diversity,nightlife/recreation,school system, and the ability to raise a family)
  • Located near the Los Angeles County and Orange County border opens up an endless possibility of fun recreational activities without the hassle of a tourist community.
  • MS Degree or equivalent in Aerospace, Electrical, Computer, or other related technical engineering fields
  • 3+ years experience in systems engineering and platform-level integration of flightworthy systems
  • 5+ years relevant engineering experience in system level design for radar and sensor systems
  • Strong experience in simulation, selection, modification, integration, and test of sensor systems including radars or EOIR systems (algorithm, software, or hardware)
  • Experience in link/power analyses, establishing architecture, system design and requirement verification for sensors/systems
  • Experience in system tradeoffs (e.g., range resolution, field-of-view, size, weight, power, cost, manufacturability) and component selections
  • Experience in working with interface/control, embedded computing solutions, , microprocessors, prototyping, testing, validation, and/or troubleshooting
  • Must have experience in transitioning prototype hardware to a real-time embedded solution and be capable of estimating system performance.
  • Experience with C, C++, Matlab, or other computer aided engineering tools
  • Familiar with radar algorithms and machine/deep learning concepts
  • Knowledge of aerospace environmental requirements compliance,test/qualification,and transition to manufacturing, a plus
  • Knowledge of DOORS and or other requirements management tools, a plus
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written, with experience in technical writing
U.S. Citizenship and ability to obtain a DOD Secret Clearance
See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Senior Hardware Engineer Integrated Systems

The Patriot Group, Inc.

Posted Yesterday

VIEW JOBS 11/19/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-02-17T00:00 <div><strong>SENIOR HARDWARE ENGINEER</strong></div> <div><strong>Location: Torrance, CA</strong><br /> <br /> A fast-growing Southern California high tech company specializing in advanced defense, homeland security, and energy solutions is seeking a Senior Hardware Engineer for its Integrated Systems Division. The successful candidate will design, develop, create and modify both analog and digital electronic hardware for avionics, surveillance and sensor systems.<br /> <br /> <strong>Great pay and benefits with relocation assistance if needed.</strong></div> <div><br /> <strong>Responsibilities:</strong></div> <ul> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Development and documentation of detailed electronic hardware specifications derived from system specifications, and requirements of the user/customer.</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Execution of hardware development including planning, designing, implementation, and testing/benchmarking on on-going programs</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Development of analog and digital electronic hardware architecture and designs leveraging latest advances in commercial-off-the-shelf embedded hardware solutions and development of custom hardware boards where necessary.</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Execution of integration and testing and validation of hardware to documented hardware specifications.</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Resolution of system-level hardware and hardware-software integration issues with software engineers.</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Adherence to internal configuration management (CM) and quality assurance processes and documenting hardware development</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Providing technical write-ups related to electronics to support bids and proposals</li> </ul> <div> </div> <div><strong>Requirements:</strong></div> <ul> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering, or a related field required; Master’s Degree preferred. </li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">5+ years’ experience in development of electronic hardware for avionics, surveillance and/or sensor systems (hardware for sensor control, data processing, data concentration and data storage)</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Xilinx FPGA Design</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Microcontroller, DSP experience</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Hands-on experience in producing custom electronic hardware and electronics packaging applying knowledge of circuit design, schematics (e.g. ORCAD, PCAD, etc.)</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Knowledge of electronic packaging with thermal and mechanical considerations</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">High speed data communications is a plus</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Excellent communication skills – verbal and written</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Experience in technical writing to produce hardware documentation</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">An understanding of military and commercial hardware requirements, including safety and reliability.</li> </ul> <div>                                  </div> <div>This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons.</div> <div>EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability</div> The Patriot Group, Inc. Los Angeles CA

Systems Engineer, Sensors

The Patriot Group, Inc.