United Technologies Corporation Staff Systems Engineer - Mission Systems in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Job ID: 01363793
City: Cedar Rapids
Country: United States
Category: Systems, Engineering
Job Type: Full Time
United States of America
HIA32: Cedar Rapids, IA 400 Collins Rd NE , Cedar Rapids, IA, 52498-0505 USA
Staff Systems Engineer - Mission Systems
I feel the need...the need for speed!" If you like the movie "Top Gun", you will love the Test and Training Instrumentation Engineering Department.
Are you ready to be a part of an exciting, dynamic team that is working together to perform Systems Engineering tasks and field a state-of-the-art military training system? The Mission Systems Test and Training Instrumentation (T&TI) Department is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer interested in joining our team. Our team supports the entire life cycle of a program and all the systems level tasks involved with completing a successful program. The T&TI Department develops state-of-the-art Air Combat Test & Training Systems which include cryptographic, datalink, networking, and command and control applications. Our military customers desire substantial reductions in system fielding times, operational flexibility and technical superiority with increased focus on efficient integration and verification.
Exhibit a passion and drive for continuous improvement
Be able and comfortable working in a partially-defined environment; flexible, adaptable, and embrace discovery and change
Provide creativity and alternative thinking to develop new or novel ideas to solve problems
Perform systems tasks including design, requirements capture, development, documentation, integration of complex military training systems
Demonstrate thorough communication and the ability to communicate technical approaches to a variety of audiences
Work well in both a team environment and being efficient at completely individual tasks
Show ownership of tasks and hold others accountable
Learn the technical details of the program and contribute to decisions
Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline and 7 years of relevant experience or an advanced degree in the appropriate discipline and 5 years of relevant experience
U.S. Citizenship is required and must possess or meet eligibility requirement for obtaining a U.S. DoD Secret Clearance
Good written and verbal communications skills and the ability to work well with others in a professional team environment
Good organizational skills and the ability to manage individual tasks while balancing priorities and schedules
Motivated self-starter with good analytical skills
Experience with visual modeling and design tools (Enterprise Architect or equivalent)
Experience with DoD open systems architecture and protocols (FACE, JCA, HOST, etc)
Software development experience with any high-level programming language is a plus
Experience in an Agile environment
Experience with integration and testing of a system of systems
Obtain a U.S. DoD Secret Clearance
Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.
Click on this link to read the Policy and Terms
United Technologies Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age, or any other federally protected class.
Thank you for your interest in a career at United Technologies! We will soon upgrade to an improved job application system to simplify the apply experience. You will still be able to apply to any of our current job openings through December 18, 2018. On January 2, 2019, our new and improved job application system will launch; please check back on that date to see all of our job openings.