Principal Systems Engineer in Aurora, CO at Volt

Date Posted: 5/12/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is seeking a Principal Systems Engineer for our client located in Aurora, CO.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical direction and clarification of requirements to software development teams, integration and test personnel
  • Perform system engineering analyses including trade studies, requirements definition and derivation, interface definition, system architecture, and requirement validation and verification
  • Support planning/development and interfaces with personnel from other organizations
  • Attend technical interchange meetings with other program personnel, and support the organization in matters pertaining to the development of his/her project

Required Skills:

  • 10+ years demonstrated engineering experience with proven track record
  • Experience in an Agile or DevOps development environment
  • Experience leading engineering teams
  • Understanding of the SE lifecycle and change management process
  • Experience with requirements analysis/management
  • Experience in functional decomposition, interface analysis and definition
  • Knowledge of and experience working in DOORS
  • Proven ability to meet timelines
  • Experience in systems engineering functions including operations concept development, requirements management, technical risk management, interface definition, and control
  • Knowledge of component level integration and test

Desired Skills:

  • Experience in Command and Telemetry, Mission Planning and/or Hardware Control
  • Experience using Engineering Architect
  • Understanding of DoDAF 2.0 architecture framework
  • Domain experience preferred

This is a contingent/temporary 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.

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Required: Must have Active US Government Security Clearance

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer