BAE Systems Principal Systems Engineer in York, Pennsylvania

Job Description

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Job Description:

Systems Engineer to support all systems engineering tasks such as requirements development and management, , architecture development, interface development and management, cost, and risk assessments, formal decisions and trade studies, and system design development, specialty engineering integration, and verification and validation.


  • Develop and manage subsystem and component level performance specifications by managing requirements in a requirements repository.

  • Create and maintain requirements traceability in the requirements repository.

  • Coordinate and facilitate architecture development of assigned system, subsystems, and components.

  • Develop and maintain interface requirements and interface design information for assigned sub-system, system and components.

  • Support the execution and monitoring of cost, schedule, risk, and Contract Data Requirement List (CDRL) delivery

  • Coordinate and facilitate formal decisions and trade studies to drive design and document results.

  • Document concept design decisions and support generating system design concept descriptions and capability assessments.

  • Coordinate Systems Engineering (SE) activities within assigned team IPTs and Specialty Engineering POCs to help influence the design.

  • Develop and maintain requirements verification and compliance, and supporting artifacts. Provide Systems Engineering input to support vehicle level Systems Engineering activities and program milestone reviews.

Typical Education & Experience

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

Required Skills and Education

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  • Must have bachelor degree (or equivalent experience) in relevant field from an accredited university in engineering with the following: 10 Years with AA OR 8 Years with BS OR 6 Years with MS OR 3 Years with PHD

Required Skills/ Knowledge:

  • Have knowledge necessary to write requirements specification (subsystem and component).

  • Have knowledge necessary for requirement derivation, allocation and management.

  • Develop and manage requirements using DOORS.

  • Develop and maintain timelines, interfaces, and product structure.

  • Have knowledge for configuration management, and change control of work products

  • Have knowledge of review techniques to plan, moderate, and participate in reviews

  • Have knowledge of specialty engineering to assess and apply human factors, safety, reliability, maintainability, testability, environmental requirements and guidelines.

  • Balance system design considering system usage CONOPS, performance, constraints, and logistics.

  • Generate system design concept descriptions and capability assessments per the program Statement of Work (SOW).

  • Model based systems engineering experience, such as SysML experience.

  • Plan, conduct and document complex formal decisions and trade studies.

  • Be able to manage size, weight, power and cost of system.

Preferred Skills and Education

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  • Experience with military vehicle systems, subsystems, or components is preferred.

  • Experience with military electronics and architecture.

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services

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. Platforms & Services designs, develops, produces, supports, maintains, modernizes and upgrades armored combat vehicles, wheeled vehicles, naval guns, surface ship combatants, commercial vessels, missile launchers, artillery systems, military ordnance, and protective wear and armor. Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Principal Systems Engineer


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