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Principal Systems Engineer

Cummings Aerospace Huntsville, AL

  • Expired: March 31, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Description Overview The Principal Systems Engineer position is a full-time exempt position. The individual will lead engineering tasks to include: implementation of System and Subsystem Requirements in DOORS, NoMagic Cameo Systems Modeling and Analysis, and Requirements Verification Planning and Reporting.  The individual will apply engineering knowledge and discipline to all aspects of program execution.

The individual will report to the Missile Defense Systems Program Director. Responsibilities Lead team in definition of work products and development of program execution and delivery schedule Lead the development and execution of engineering plans and documents such as; Systems Engineering Management Plans, Requirements Specifications, Test Plans and Test Procedures, and Risk Management Plans Lead the planning and implementation of System and Subsystem Requirements Management in DOORS for a complex weapon system Lead the planning, development, and execution of Systems Modeling and Analysis in NoMagic Cameo based on DoDAF Framework Lead the planning and execution of Requirements Verification for and in collaboration with the customer Lead the development of compliance assessments with the customer for major technical reviews, such as PDR, CDR, etc. Document and present technical results to engineering leads, management and/or customers Provide technical leadership in engineering and program reviews, Technical Interchange Meetings (TIM), and/or working group meetings Support other duties as assigned Skills and Competencies BS degree in Aerospace or Systems Engineering or related field required.  MS degree preferred At least 12 years of experience supporting DoD programs Experience with DOORS Experience with DoD systems design, architecture definition, and analysis Experience with Model Based Engineering tools and languages, to include NoMagic Cameo and others such as Enterprise Architecture, CORE, MagicDraw, UML/SysML/DoDAF preferred Experience with Technical and Programmatic Risk and Opportunity Management Experience working in close collaboration with a customer teams Experience with Earned Value Management System (EVMS) metrics Ability to operate successfully in a dynamic program environment Excellent verbal and written communication skills Travel required approximately 10% of the time Clearance Active Secret Clearance required. Location Huntsville, AL and Tucson, AZ Cummings Aerospace provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Cummings Aerospace complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Cummings Aerospace expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Company Description Cummings Aerospace is a Native American Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) founded in 2009 by Sheila Cummings, President & CEO, Cummings Aerospace applies core competencies in the flight sciences of aerospace system development to deliver integrated affordable engineering solutions to our customers. Our capabilities encompass Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE), modeling and simulation (M&S), software engineering, mechanical & electrical design, advanced manufacturing, and Quality, Safety & Mission Assurance (QSMA). Cummings Aerospace is an AS9100 and CMMI Level III certified company committed to quality, technical excellence, customer satisfaction, and continuous improvement.

Cummings Aerospace


Huntsville, AL
35824 USA



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