Sr Specialist, Systems Engineer
We are seeking a motivated individual to join our team as an Senior Specialist, Systems Engineer. This position supports a mission-critical maritime sensor program spanning the gamut of systems engineering activities needed to develop and deliver our products. This individual should have considerable systems engineering experience in large development programs. The successful individual will bring their passion for system definition, analysis, architecting, and design, and be able to adapt, communicate, and deliver on cutting edge and world-class sensor systems.
L3Harris Space & Sensors Division designs and manufactures complex electro-optical and electro-mechanical systems for the defense, aerospace, and commercial markets. L3Harris is a recognized leader in Electro-Optical technologies that enable systems to support surveillance, reconnaissance, threat detection, and self-protection missions.
- Responsibilities include review, analysis, and understanding of program level objectives, system concept of operation, host platform architectures and interfaces, and sensor system and subsystem equipment, functions, interfaces, and operations.
Develop product architecture and define system behavior, requirements and parametrics. Able to use a range of methods and tools to capture stakeholder and system requirements, facilitate discussion and understanding of system usage, and enhance a culture of model-based designs.
Collaborate with other Systems Engineers in the development of work products, including: System Specifications, Logically Derived and Linked Requirements, Interface Definitions, System Diagrams, Systems Analyses, Trade Studies, and Detailed Designs.
Able to effectively communicate and transfer system architecture and design knowledge with other functions including Software Engineering, Hardware Engineering, Manufacturing, Program Management, Suppliers, and Customers.
Able to provide technical leadership, mentorship, and guidance to a team of system engineers in the areas of systems engineering analysis, architecture, trade studies, and continuous process improvement.
- Oversight and coordination of Integration & testing planning for complex subsystems across all interfaces (i.e., mechanical, electrical, and software), which includes planning, and analysis, evaluation, and/or troubleshooting of system operation.
Able to succinctly and effectively brief status and results to program and customer senior leadership.
Actively work with peers and specialists on cross-functional teams to solve a wide range of difficult and unique issues to meet shared product milestones.
Development and coordination of engineering artifacts for program design reviews.
B.S. degree in engineering from accredited four-year college or university and a minimum of 6 years of applicable systems engineering experience.
Demonstrated experience in multiple aspects of systems engineering across multiple phases of programs, with application of rigorous systems engineering processes.
Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work well within and outside of the organization including customers, vendors, and leadership with minimal oversight.
Must have the ability to obtain a US Secret Clearance.
Preferred Additional Skills/Experience:
Experience with SysML and MBSE.
Graduate degree in engineering.
Demonstrated proposal-writing capability.
- Prior systems engineering experience on at least two programs, with at least one program being a large scale and complex program (i.e., > 25 System Engineers and/or >$100M).