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Systems Engineer in Sterling, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/13/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client, a major defense/technology company, is seeing a Systems Engineer for their location in Sterling VA.This position will work with a small team to analyze requirements and test a new explosives detection system. As the Systems Engineer, you will develop requirements, support system integration, write test plans, test the system, and create test reports. Regular activities will include participating in engineering discussions, producing systems engineering artifacts, and coordinating with the team of internal stakeholders. This position may require very infrequent travel.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform systems engineering activities in support of on-going programs
  • Develop and maintain requirements for systems and subsystems
  • Test plan development
  • System and interface documentation
  • System and subsystem testing

Requirements:

  • 2 years’ experience with BS/BA in Engineering, Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM), or MS/MA in Engineering, Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics with 1 year of experience.
  • Entry level systems engineering or related engineering discipline
  • Knowledge of requirements development and management, including architecture, system design, interface definition and control
  • Knowledge of Integration and test to include: test planning, test procedure development, system and subsystem test, and test reporting
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with C, C#, or Matlab
  • Experience in a research lab environment
  • Familiarity with electronics test equipment
  • Hardware/electronics assembly
  • Experience with DOORS or similar requirements management tool

Volt Workforce Solutions 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.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration.  Submit your resume today!  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.