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OVERVIEW: Systems Engineer to support Space Vehicle requirements and verification efforts.
JOB DUTIES: Individual will be responsible for performance analysis, requirements and interface development and verification planning. Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems. Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal.
Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints. Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.
-Bachelor’s Degree in a STEM (Science,Technology, Engineering orMathematics) discipline from an ABET accredited university and 5+years ofSystems Engineeringexperience in an aerospace/defense environment OR- Master’s Degree in a STEM (Science,Technology, Engineering orMathematics) discipline from an ABET accredited university and 2+years ofSystems Engineeringexperience in an aerospace/defense environment OR- PhD Degree in a STEM (Science,Technology, Engineering orMathematics) discipline from an ABET accredited university- Active DoD Top Secret/SSBI and/or active SCI clearance (or higher)
- Demonstrated ability to work independently under limited direction within the scope of an assignment and use independent judgment in determining methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria.
- Must have excellent written, verbal communication, and presentation skills with demonstrated ability to lead working groups and technical interchange meetings.
- Must be an exceptional analytical problem solver and systems-level thinker.
- Academic and work experience should include the support of several of the following disciplines: space vehicle design and analysis, functional analysis of requirements, design/integration and test, trade studies, performance analysis, interface control, and project management.