Sr Specialist, Systems Engineer with Security Clearance

L3Harris Technologies
Ashburn, Virginia
Jun 14, 2024
Jun 26, 2024
Engineering, Systems
Position Type
Engineer, Specialist
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Job Title: Senior Specialist, Systems Engineer
Job Code: 10994
Job Location: Ashburn, VA Job Description: As the Senior Specialist, Systems Engineer, you will be responsible for hardware and software requirements definition, decomposition, allocation, management, verification, and validation of technical products and systems. You will also be responsible for conducting component trade studies, performing system integration, and characterizing system performance. The Agile Development Group (ADG) specializes in developing disruptive, next-generation technologies for advanced Unmanned Air Systems (UAS / UAV), advanced radar systems, next-generation weapon systems, and other RF sensor technologies using small company agility and big company experience. Essential Functions: Responsible for requirements definition, flow-down and traceability for complex electronic systems embracing agile product systems and software development and model-based systems engineering (MBSE) processes to enhance development speed and quality; Leads the execution of rapid learning cycles in requirements development, design, build, integration & test and verification & validation in a design-to-cost and design-for-manufacturability environment
Develop, track and present technical performance metrics
Help perform risk assessment and develop mitigation strategies for complex projects
Execute system integration and engineering test efforts
Develops or champions new systems, concepts, or technologies. Responsible for improving upon existing Systems Engineering processes
System design synthesis of complex electronic systems to include processes and interfaces in testing
Perform trade studies on a variety of systems and components
Perform design verification testing efforts including lab, chamber, ground and flight test
Analyze data from design verification test efforts
Develop and run simulations and other analysis tools to predict system performance in various environments
Present results during internal and external program meetings
Participate in proposal activities both cost and technical
Maintenance of DoD security clearance as required
Lifting of up to 20 lbs
10% travel may be required
Other duties as required
Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience. Graduate Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience. In lieu of a degree, minimum of 10 years of prior related experience.
Active DoD Secret security clearance with current 5-year update.
System level design experience in which the applicant has been involved in the design and integration of complex hardware/software systems, the definition of multiple interfaces and been involved in the trades of multiple solution options.
Hands on experience being involved in system integration, engineering testing, and system performance characterization.
Preferred Additional Skills: Experience with and an understanding of aerospace systems, especially in the development of integrated hardware/software products
Experience leading a small team to complete assigned program tasking
Experience with Model Based Systems Engineering Experience with Matlab, LabView, Python, or C/C++/C#
Experience in Control Account Management as part of an Earned Value Management System
Experience in unmanned aircraft or guided weapon systems
Experience with requirements management using DOORS
Experience with proposal development including generating basis of estimates
Experience in development of use cases developed from customer objectives and concepts of operations Experience using Microsoft Office products
Excellent people skills to include collaborating in a multi-disciplinary, diverse, and dynamic team environment
Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, & presentation)