Oct 14, 2021

SENIOR SYSTEMS ENGINEER - (319) Panama City Beach, FL

  • EPS Corporation
  • Panama City Beach, FL, USA
Full-Time Aerospace - Aviation Defense Engineering Government Information Technology Other

Job Description

Type of Security Clearance Required :Secret

Senior Systems Engineer who is highly efficient and understand the requirements of the DoD Engineering principles and policies. Must understand DoD customers and functional disciplines – e.g., electrical, mechanical, software etc. and validates that the end product meets with the customer expectations.

  • Work with customer at program initiation to analyze the customer requirements.
  • Develop the system requirements based upon and traced to the customer requirements for mechanical, electrical and software definitions.
  • Utilize the system architecture provided by the core team to verify that the system requirements are satisfied by the system architecture.
  • Understand and document customer requirements. Manages and negotiates customer requirements, change requests, and unwritten expectations.
  • Document system architecture in an unambiguous, clear, and understandable way that electrical, mechanical and software engineers know exactly what they have to do in order to meet customer expectations.
  • Create and maintain project documentation:
    • System requirements specification
    • System architecture definition tailored to the specific project
    • System test plan
    • Other documents, as needed
  • Lead cross functional requirements reviews.
  • Coordinate with manufacturing and software teams to develop interface requirements including end of life and programming requirements.
  • Lead and support creation of:
    • Detailed discipline specific design description
    • Mechanical/Electrical and hardware/software interface specifications
    • Reports
    • Integrated Master Schedules
    • Other documents, as needed
  • Oversee and perform systems testing of products on bench and acceptance testing to make sure the product functions and performs as the customer expects per requirements.
  • Actively pursue cost saving ideas.
  • Be aware of and implement innovative solutions.
  • Perform complex work assignments requiring independent problem solving and decision making, requiring strong systems engineering technical competency.
  • Work assignments primarily involve senior/advanced level work and may mentor other systems engineers/engineers.
  • Lead the planning, scheduling, monitoring and reporting of all systems engineering related activities for various projects.
  • Performs other duties as necessary in support of business objectives. Ensures that facilities are in full compliance with all safety regulations.
  • Maintains regular attendance.
  • Follows safe work procedures; Uses appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE); Uses workplace tools and equipment as instructed; Report workplace hazards, injuries and illness as soon as possible following event.


Skills and Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Systems Engineering and Acquisition practices in the DoD Field
  • Quality leadership and communication skills are a must
  • Requirements management
  • Revision control (Configuration management)
  • Participate or Lead Change Correction Boards
  • Requirement decomposition planning and reporting (KPI/KPP generation)
  • Test plan development
  • Test execution and readiness planning
  • Track records of writing good requirements that can be successfully implemented.
  • Experienced in use of requirements management tools. Familiar with concepts such as baselining, inheritance etc.
  • Working knowledge in structured engineering approaches and processes.
  • Experience in using a disciplined software development process based on CMMI process model.
  • Working knowledge of configuration management (CMPro) project monitoring and control techniques.
  • Troubleshooting and debugging skills

Knowledge and Education:

  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering / Computer Engineering / Software Engineering / Electrical Engineering / Computer Science or equivalent
  • Over 7 years’ relevant experience regarding the Responsibility / Activities (listed above) for DoD Systems Engineering.


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VEVRAA Federal Contractor, Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) / AA
Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled / LGBT are encouraged to apply


Systems-Process Engineering



Security Clearance

Active DoD Secret

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