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Senior Systems Engineer - Sensors / Government / Aerospace

CyberCoders Herndon, VA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $75,000 to $180,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Senior Systems Engineer - Sensors / Government / Aerospace
We are a rapidly growing company that provides services to the aerospace and defense industry related to sensors & electro-optics! We've been in business for over 15 years, and as we grow our team, we are looking for passionate people who want to build long-term careers with us!
What's In It for You
- Competitive compensation contingent on experience
- Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance (100% covered)
- 401k (6% match)
- PTO = 20 days
- Bonus potential
- Opportunity to work on challenging projects with a bright/passionate team!
What You Need for this Position
- Experience as a Senior Systems Engineer
- Space systems, remote sensing ground systems, and/or other complex integrated systems
- Secret or TS Government Clearance
- Hands-on expertise leading troubleshooting and resolution of system-level issues
- Hands-on experience with MBSE modeling applications (MagicDraw/Cameo, Sparx, Rhapsody, etc.)
- Advanced proficiency with Excel, including complex formulas, mathematical modeling, and VBA macro creation
- Experience with various scripting languages (Python, JavaScript, etc.)
- Experience with various computing concepts, components, platforms, networking, processing algorithms, etc.
- Experience with space environments and testing regimes (vibe, shock, radiation, thermal, EMI, corrosion, etc.)
- INCOSE ASEP, CSEP, or ESEP certified
- Experience using MATLAB or Satellite Toolkit
- Hands-on expertise with passive or active optical systems
- Experience with space electro-optical systems, algorithms and performance assessment, pointing, radiometric calibration, or atmospheric correction
- Experience in astronomy, physics, or remote-sensing
What You Will Be Doing
- Provide technical management of project requirements, system architecture, system interfaces, mission assurance guidelines, and system compliance
- Create and manage project technical documentation such as ICDs, CONOPS, compliance matrices, technical plans/reports, and MBSE System Models
- Assist team(s) of engineers in defining and managing system specifications, requirements derivation, subsystem allocation, and verification methodology (RVTM/RVCM)
- System verification planning, definition, and oversight/execution in coordination with HW and SW staff
- Effectively contribute during all phases of the payload lifecycle, including test planning assistance and execution for sensor characterization, system-level performance verification, and environmental testing
- Use investigative and trouble-shooting skills to assess issues and develop resolutions in the lab and in the field
- Lead team(s) of engineers in planning and executing test events and resolving issues encountered, both operational and technical, via standard NCR/FRB/PMPCB processes
- Work proactively and interactively with team members to complete tasks with little direction
- Communicate effectively with project management, customers, and team members across disciplines
- Contribute to program and customer meetings and reviews via Power Point slide creation and presentation
- Attend technical interchange meetings with customers, team members, and other project personnel, and represent the organization in matters pertaining to project development
- Provide document review and resolve technical systems engineering and integration issues
So, if you are a Senior Systems Engineer with the experience above, please apply today!

Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

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