BAE Systems Principal Systems Engineer in Merrimack, New Hampshire

Job Description

Systems is seeking a system engineer with experience in design, integration and test experience of electro-optical systems.

The position requires the candidate to possess strong closure orientation and

multi-tasking abilities to lead a small engineering team while contributing technically.

Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, evaluates alternatives including cost, risk, supportability and 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 product requirements into total systems solutions. Translates customer requirements into hardware/software specifications. Technical monitoring of subcontractors may be required in some cases. Customer discussions regarding system designs, requirements and test results.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

EO/IR Systems Threat detection fundamentals and operational tech in the UV and IR spectrums. A good grasp of optics and associated parameters and understanding threat detection system environments is recommended.

Communications Links - Ethernet TCP/IP, UDP, Scramnet, HOTLink, 62.5/125LC-LC Duplex interfaces, serial, etc.

Preferred Skills and Education

Electrical, Mechanical, Computer Science or Computer Engineering Bachelor's Degree

Systems Engineering Master's Degree

Demonstrated leadership ability to lead working groups or program teams.

Demonstrated experience providing technical leadership of small teams.

Experience in integrating electronic and electro-optic equipment including hardware/software.

Experience in full lifecycle development including system requirements and design, system-level integration, validation, and verification.

Experience with Requirements Management tools (i.e. Doors) and Configuration Management and Problem Reporting tools.

Ability to estimate cost and schedules by reviewing a statement of work change request or other

documentation related to a new or modified program proposal

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Principal Systems Engineer


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