Systems Engineer

Cimarron Software Services, Inc   •  

Cape Canaveral, FL

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


Less than 5 years

Posted 29 days ago

Key Duties:

  • Manage requirements documents, proposals, and providing project support.
  • Develop the functional analysis, system/facility descriptions, test acceptance criteria, requirements documents, configuration management plans, technical reports, value engineering studies, and linking requirements using requirement management software programs.
  • Interface and coordinate with other engineering disciplines and the client in the development of the design.
  • Perform work that involves conventional engineering practice but may include complex features such as resolving conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials and/or difficult coordination requirements.
  • Perform work using Standard Application Programs and appropriate requirements management tracking tools.
  • Prepare functional analysis, facility/system design documents, design criteria, and other project requirement documents.
  • Research and document system operations and limits form the review of design and basic documents and from discussions with system designers.
  • Perform value engineering and trade studies and technical reports
  • Establish means of verifying requirement implementation, including acceptance criteria.
  • Support system-level design verification, requirements verification, test requirements specification, and requirements flow-down and traceability.
  • Perform impact analyses for proposed requirement changes.
  • Perform periodic assessments to validate implementation and traceability of requirements into design.
  • Coordinate and facilitate technical discussions to resolve system design issues.
  • Support the creation of a work environment that fosters openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction.

Required Skills, Experience, and Education:

  • Due to facility security requirements, only U.S. citizens are eligible at this time.
  • 2 or more years of directly related work experience.
  • Experience throughout all phases of system design and capable of interfacing with design engineers in the validation and verification of requirements throughout the entire project life-cycle(e.g. conceptual design through facility operation).
  • Understanding of construction roles, practices, and economics.
  • Practical work experience in system design.
  • Practical work experience in facility design.
  • Knowledge of industry and regulatory guides, codes, and standards.
  • Awareness of environmental and nuclear regulations and their influence on design.
  • Experience facilitating multi-discipline meetings to resolve technical and related requirements compliance issues.
  • Knowledge of engineering planning and control methods including computerized methods.
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills.
  • Ability to work independently, use engineering judgment, and devise new approaches to solving problems.
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office products (i.e., Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
  • Ability to complete and pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check which includes verification of employment and education.
  • Experience in systems engineering in industrial, nuclear, nuclear waste and/or defense facilities.
  • Bachelor's degree in Systems Engineering or a related engineering field (e.g. Mechanical, Chemical, etc.) from an accredited university or college (ABET).

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Previous Aerospace Engineering and Engineering, Procurement, & Construction (EPC) experience.
  • Experience with requirement tracking applications, such as Innoslate and IBM Rationale ® DOORS.
  • Experience with / knowledge of MIL standards.
  • Experience with / knowledge of the UFGS specification format.
  • Professional Engineering Licensure (PE).
  • International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) Certification.
  • Understanding of Systems Engineering principles and methods, requirements management principles, and methods.
  • Experience working with requirements management databases.
  • DOD or DOE project experience.