Principal Systems Engineer in McKinney, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 6/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    McKinney, TX
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    6/28/2018
  • Job ID:
    123639
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    757-506-2337

Job Description

Volt is seeking a Principal Systems Engineer to perform testability analyses to verify diagnostic effectiveness and facilitate troubleshooting activities at all levels of factory test and maintenance.  Will work with hardware/software design teams to define sub-system failure modes, their effects on the system, and associated detection and isolation methodologies

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Collaborate on the development of effective testability, Built-In test (BIT), and diagnostic technical solutions
  • Develop BIT, testability and diagnostic associated requirements
  • Participating in trade study investigations to optimize the design for diagnostics
  • Develop source data for design reviews and customer presentations
  • Generate formal reports to document analytical results
  • Develop BIT Algorithm Description Documents
  • Provide technical support for systems planning, execution, and documentation activities

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 8 years of related experience
  • Experience with testability analysis tools
  • Experience in failure modes and mechanisms related complex system designs
  • Experience working with and interpreting interfaces between hardware and software
  • Experience in working with software/firmware development and implementation
  • Experience performing circuit analysis and evaluating circuit designs
  • Experience with mechanical CAD authoring or design evaluation
  • Experience with product testing and troubleshooting in the factory/depot or field environment
  • Experience with testability/diagnostics aspects of system development engineering
  • Experience applying systems principles, processes, and analysis
  • Experience analyzing data from a variety of sources using standard modeling tools
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications
  • Experience working across multiple organizational levels

Desired Skills:

  • Ability to function well in a high pressure multi-tasking environment
  • Radar system experience
  • Possess strong people and change agent skills
  • Diagnostic dependency modeling experience
  • Experience working in the DoD /Military environment

Required Education:

  • BS degree in electrical or systems engineering, physics or related technical field.
  • MS degree in electrical or systems engineering, physics (HIGHLY DESIRED)

Security Clearance:

Applicants selected must have ability to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

This is a contingent/temporary to Hire position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.