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Systems Engineer III
Ref No.: 17-03402
Location: Simi Valley, California
Systems Engineer III

Location: Ventura County, CA

Duration: Direct

Compensation: DOE

We are searching for an experienced Systems Engineer to work directly for a client of ours in the Ventura County Area, CA. This position will be responsible for supporting the development, design, integration, and testing of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and payloads. You will be developing Interface Control Documents (ICD) for Electrical, Mechanical and software elements interfaces; developing and maintaining subsystem specifications, analyses and test validation & verification plans; and performing engineering design evaluations and recommending alterations to development and design to improve quality of products and/or procedures. This is a truly exciting opportunity to work for a company that has consistently proven to be one of the top 15 coolest companies to work for!!!

  • Requires Aero/Mech/Electrical Engineering B.S. degree minimum, advanced degree a plus
  • Comprehensive knowledge of engineering disciplines
  • 5-7 years' experience, Aerospace and/or UAV experience a plus
  • Strong analytical and concept design skills
  • Strong computer skills including Windows applications and Design tools
  • Must have a working knowledge of architecting and integrating avionics systems such as computers, radios, GPs, payloads and flight controls
  • Must have knowledge of requirements verification and validation methods
  • Must have knowledge of interface communications protocols
  • Ability to be granted a DOD Secret or higher clearance is required
Excellent interpersonal written and oral communication skills are required for this position. Strong listening, questioning, clarifying and summarizing skills to effectively communicate in one-on-one and small group setting.

This position requires you have access to data and technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). Applicants cannot be hired until they are qualified to have such access.