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Sierra Nevada Corporation | SNC Sierra Nevada Corporation | SNC

Systems Engineer Sr

  •  Posted 8 Days Ago
  •   Full time
  •  Englewood, CO
  •  R0010435

Are you a bold thinker? We dream big at Sierra Nevada Corporation—advocating the exploration of space, keeping service members safe and creating the systems that keep our world united and sustain our way of living. Join our team! As a Systems Engineer, you will be using your skills and expertise to research, architect, model, simulate, test, certify and improve cutting edge products and services. You'll be developing complex system architectures within contextual modeling platforms, ushering them from operational concept through preliminary and detailed design, simulation, and test using progressive tools. As a cross-functional engineer, you are in charge of system-level ownership of new products and processes through the product lifecycle.

At SNC’s ISR, Aviation and Security (IAS) team we are a leading manned and unmanned aircraft systems integrator for high-performance intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, and aviation systems. IAS tailors solutions to customer cost, performance, and schedule requirements and designs to consistently exceed expectations and provide a turnkey approach to enable our customers to focus on their mission. Learn more about IAS

Must-haves:

  • Bachelor's of Science degree in System Engineering or related discipline and typically 10 or more years of relevant experience
  • Experience with computer/mission system integration and hands-on troubleshooting of system anomalies
  • Working knowledge of communication protocols of computer/mission systems, including Ethernet, serial, 1553, PCIe, I2C, ARINC429
  • Experience with system architecture design of airborne mission systems, including but not limited to EO/IR systems, Electronic Warfare systems, and radio frequency communication systems,
  • Experience with certification of airborne mission systems to airworthiness standards
  • Experience with writing Systems Engineering documentation and CDRLs
  • Experience or certification in INCOSE standards
  • Background in the Aerospace and Defense Industry
  • Experience leading baseline definition and maturation in a complex development setting, including the use of high impact trade studies and other measures
  • Thorough understanding of establishing and tracking key Technical Performance Measurements (TPM)
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S. Security Clearance required

Preferred:

  • Experience with Open Mission Systems (OMS) subsystem architecture
  • Demonstrated knowledge of engineering principles and practices
  • Experience working in multi-disciplinary design and development teams
  • Thorough understanding of requirements development, system design, integration, and Verification and Validation (V&V) principles

Important Notice:

This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S. Security Clearance. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance for employment. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance.  The Department of Defense Consolidated Adjudications Facility (DoD CAF), a federal government agency, handles the adjudicative aspects of the security clearance eligibility process for industry applicants. Adjudicative factors which affect the outcome of the eligibility determination include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and illegal drug use.

At Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) we deliver customer-focused technology and best-of-breed integrations in the aerospace and defense sectors. SNC has been honored as one of the most innovative U.S. companies in space, a Tier One Superior Supplier for the U.S. Air Force, and as one of America’s fastest-growing companies. Learn more about SNC

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