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Sr Principal Systems Engineer

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Job Details
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Company Name
BAE Systems
Physical Address

Huntsville, AL 35808
Job Description

Job Description

See what you re missing. Our employees work on the world s most advanced electronics from detecting threats for Blackhawk pilots to illuminating the night for soldiers. Spanning air, land, sea, and space, we are developing the technology of tomorrow, delivered today. Drawing strength from our differences, we re innovating for the future. And you can, too.

Our flexible work environment provides you a chance to change the world without giving up your personal life. We put our customers first exemplified by our mission: We Protect Those Who Protect Us.

Sound like a team you want to be a part of? Come build your career with us.

BAE Systems, Electronics Sector, Optical Electronic Warfare Product Line within the Survivability, Targeting and Sensing Solutions Business Area is seeking an experienced Systems Engineering Manager to provide technical leadership to programs in our Huntsville Alabama facility.


Plan the System Engineering effort in accordance with internal process requirements

Review and understand system level requirements and determine compliance of the system

Monitor supplier component qualification tests to ensure requirements are met

Direct a small team in the system level testing

Review subassembly performance requirements documents and test requirements documents

Trace test requirements to performance requirements

Analyze the requirements for potential change/improvement to the production test process

Review test equipment documentation and validate new fixtures and test stands

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor’s Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Bachelor’s degree in a technical field such as Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Operations Research, or Computer Science.

Proven Systems Engineering background and leadership skills with experience in system engineering management, cost account management, schedule management, risk management, requirements development, requirements decomposition, trades studies, and system integration and verification.

Strong written and verbal communication skills with experience in communicating technical concepts to Government labs.

U.S. Citizen and be able to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance

Preferred Skills and Education

Preferred EO/IR and image processing experience

Active Clearance

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact for our customers and the communities we serve.

Sr Principal Systems Engineer


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