Systems Engineer

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Minneapolis, MN



We are looking for an experienced Systems Engineer for a contracting opportunity in the Sterling Heights, MI area.  This company supports future product strategies, combat aircraft and vehicles, advanced technologies, engineering services and cyber security.

Systems Engineers support all systems engineering tasks such as requirements analysis, requirements development, Concept of Operations (CONOPS), cost and risk assessments, trade studies, and document system design descriptions.
• Develop component level performance specification by managing requirements in DOORS.
• Create requirements traceability in DOORS.
• Develop and maintain requirements compliance and support artifacts.
• Develop interface control diagrams between assigned sub-system, system and components.
• Develop trade studies to drive design decision and document trade study results.
• Coordinate SE activities with IPTs and Specialty Engineering POCs to help influence the design.
• Provide systems engineering input to support program reviews.
• Document concept design decisions and support generating system design concept descriptions and capability assessments.

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate the following:
• Write requirements specification (subsystem and component)
• Knowledge necessary for requirement derivation, allocation and management
• Develop and manage system functions and requirements using DOORS
• Balance system design concept descriptions and capability assessments per the program Statement of Work (SOW)
• Plan, conduct and document complex trade studies
• Be able to manage size, weight, power and cost of system
• Be able to manage system risk
• Be familiar with preparation of typical artifacts that are required for program milestone reviews
• Excellent oral and written communication skills

• Bachelor's degree in Engineering from an accredited university.

Bachelor's degree in engineering, plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience or 7+ years with an AA degree.
• A U.S. Government DOD security clearance is not required for this position.
• Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin. 

This position does not qualify for sponsorship.  NO THIRD-PARTY RESUMES PLEASE. 

Applicant must be able to prove authorization to work in the US as part of Form I-9 verification.

If you are interested and available for this full-time contracting position, please use the apply process where you found this job or apply directly on our website at the following URL: