Systems Engineer - Aerospace

Employer
Thales
Location
Syracuse, New York
Posted
May 23, 2024
Closes
May 26, 2024
Ref
2764804645
Discipline
Engineering, Systems
Position Type
Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Location: Syracuse, United States of America

Thales people architect solutions that are relied upon to deliver operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission. Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defensive systems for land, sea, and air. From early warning, to threat neutralisation, our platforms cover all levels from very short-range systems, to extended protection across the entire battle-space including Airspace Mobility Solutions, Vehicles and Tactical Systems and Missile Defence, Optronics, and Radar.

Systems Engineer - Hardware

Syracuse, NY (On-site) or Arlington, VA (On-site)

Position Summary

Thales is looking for a Systems Engineer who will be part of Thales Air Traffic Control and Digital Aviation Solutions engineering team located in Syracuse, NY area, which is focused on addressing the needs of the aviation industry's push to integrate unmanned aircraft systems into the national airspace system.

In this position you will work closely with product design authority and IVVQ teams to support product development and project execution, to enable the safe and efficient integration of drones into our airspace and our communities. The System Engineer analyzes the operational needs, contribute to the analysis of the architectures, the functions, and the major properties of the systems such as safety, security, and human factors in compliance with customer requirements

Key Areas of Responsibility

Will be integrating sensors (eg. Optical, radar, ADS-B) into complex systems and performing overall verification and validation.
Analyze and understands the customer's needs and through life cycle concerns whatever the used means (e.g. advanced studies, simulations, mock-ups, models, prototypes, etc.). Formalizes mission/function description, architectural design and requirements in collaboration with Product Design Authority (PDA).
Formalizes the specification, engineering plans and activities allocation used to develop the solution. Assembles the elements of the solution in a logical and controlled manner to evaluate the design, behavior, interactions, and performance to confirm that the requirements which the solution has been designed are fulfilled. Prepare and support activities for system integration, verification, and validation tests plans and release reports to assure and verify that customer requirements are met, and newly implemented features behave as expected. Support change management process.
Demonstrates that the solution satisfies the overall approved operational needs, and that the system data package is ready for release to operation and support. Contributes to the Systems Architecture or to the Systems Engineering Management.
Support formal design reviews and the creation, and delivery of technical R&D papers. Develop Standard Operating Procedures.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Systems, Electrical or Software Engineering or another technical field with a minimum of 5+ years of relevant experience, or a Master's degree in Systems, Electrical or Software Engineering or another technical field with 4+ years of relevant Software and/or Electrical development design experience.
Experience with integrating sensors (eg. Optical, radar, ADS-B) into complex systems and performing overall verification and validation.
Applicable IT certifications, cybersecurity certifications, or military experience is also acceptable.
Five or more years of relevant work experience in a system engineering, network management, IT, or cybersecurity related field. Good understanding of network and computer troubleshooting techniques and of computer systems, including basic Windows and Linux administration.
Working knowledge of data analysis methods and tools including either Matlab or Python. Experience supporting complex projects/programs with multiple stakeholders and tight deadlines.
Must be a US Person as defined in applicable law. Must be a U.S. Person as defined in applicable law, or otherwise authorized or eligible for authorization, to access to hardware, software, technology or technical data controlled under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR).

If you're excited about working with Thales, but not meeting the requirements for this position, we encourage you to join our Talent Community!

What We Offer

Thales provides an extensive benefits program for all full-time employees working 30 or more hours per week and their eligible dependents, including the following:

Elective Health and Dental plans.
Retirement Savings Plan with a company contribution and a match, and without vesting period.
Company paid holidays, vacation days, and paid sick leave.
Company provided Life Insurance.
15% Targeted Annual Bonus (Based on performance)
9/80 Work Schedule Option

Why Join Us?

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The anticipated TTC range for this role is $117 609.60 USD Annual. The Company reserves the right to ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and offer additional benefits and other compensation, depending on circumstances not related to an applicant's status protected by local, state, or federal law.

This position will require successfully completing a post-offer background check. Qualified candidates with a criminal history will be considered and are not automatically disqualified, consistent with federal law, state law, and local ordinances.

Successful applicant must comply with federal contractor vaccine mandate requirements.

Thales champions inclusion and we believe diversity strengthens the fabric of our culture. We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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