Sr. Systems Engineer - Contract in Goleta, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/4/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Goleta, CA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $80.0 - $85.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (805) 560-8658

Job Description

We are looking for a Contract Sr. Systems Engineer for an exciting opportunity in Goleta.  As part of the Systems Engineering team, you will perform tasks that range from functional allocation through requirements development and the development of artifacts for validation and verification of the end product. Apply today if you are local and meet the job requirements below! 


  • Applies a system engineering approach to plan, design, develop and verify complex lifecycle balanced system solutions.
  • Evaluates customer operational needs to define and coordinate system performance requirements, integrate technical parameters and assure compatibility of all physical, functional and program interfaces.
  • Performs analysis for affordability, safety, reliability, maintainability, testability, human systems integration, survivability, vulnerability, regulatory, certification, product assurance and other specialties quality factors into a preferred configuration to ensure mission success.
  • Performs analysis to optimize system architecture.
  • Develops, maintains and identifies improvements for the planning, organization, implementation and monitoring of requirements management processes, tools, risk, issues, opportunity management and technology readiness assessment processes.
  • Possesses interpersonal skills to work effectively in a team environment.

Preferred Skills:

  • Knowledge and understanding of the following: 
  • Networks (e.g. Ethernet, Mil-Std-1553, RS-485 etc.)
  • Sensors (Load Cell, Accelerometer, Linear Position Transducer)
  • Certifications ( DO-254, DO-178)
  • DOORS a plus
  • Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree and 7 or more years of experience in engineering, mathematics, physics or chemistry.
  • Security Clearance preferred