Senior Systems Engineer

Orica U S Services   •  

Watkins, CO

Industry: Manufacturing / Diversified


5 - 7 years

Posted 297 days ago

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Job no: A011749

About Orica
Orica is the world’s largest provider of commercial explosives and innovative blasting systems to the mining, quarrying, oil and gas and construction markets, a leading supplier of sodium cyanide for gold extraction, and a specialist provider of ground support services in mining and tunnelling.

Orica has a diverse workforce of around 11,500 employees and contractors, servicing customers across more than 100 countries. Our purpose is to make our customers successful, every day, all around the world. We take pride in operating safely, responsibly and sustainably. Together, these enable us to grow and create enduring value for our shareholders.

The Role - A011749 - Senior Systems Engineer - Watkins, CO
• A technical leader on projects and responsible for project systems engineering model and documentation. 
• Technical leader on a variety of project sizes and complexities. Works with the project leads in a variety of disciplines to direct their high level activities.
• Work with the project team to communicate requirements, risks, and cross functional issues.
• Work with the project team to communicate requirements, risks, and cross functional issues.
• Comfortable working at various levels on a project team, and across multiple disciplines.
• Interact with customer to communicate technical aspects of the project.
• Identify system product risks and mitigations.
• Work with the project team to optimize the design of the system.
• Coordinate and/or lead integration and verification efforts.
• Manage the configuration management process.
• Interface with project manager to provide technical status reports and ensure customer needs are met.
• Identify scope creep and inform the project manager.
• Assists in project management process for estimating future projects.
• The systems engineer would also be responsible for organizing design reviews and providing the systems engineering content therein.

• Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree (B.S.), from a technical college or university in an Engineering or Technical Management field, 6 years ofengineering / product development experience, including demonstrated proficiency and leadership in systems engineering. MS preferred. Experience in systems engineering related to electrical engineering or software is a plus.
Experience and Knowledge
• To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge ofthe Microsoft Office suite of programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, and Outlook).
• Familiarity with Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) software a plus (Cradle, CORE, Doors).
• Utilize excellent communication skills (verbal and written, including group presentations).
• Have experience working independently and in a team environment.
• Understanding of Agile methodologies & software development lifecycle
• Prior experience with mining or large equipment design & development

What we offer 
• The opportunities, facilities and environment associated with working in an international organization;
• Career paths that are totally flexible allowing you to specialize or become a generalist;
• A diverse workplace where your unique abilities and talents will be recognized and encouraged;
• Training programs, opportunities and initiatives to ensure your continued growth;
• Competitive salary packages.