Systems Engineer in Warren, MI at DCS

Date Posted: 7/23/2021

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Job Description

Systems Engineer – Modular Active Protection Systems

As a Systems Engineer with DCS Corporation supporting US Army GVSC Modular Active Protection System (MAPS) program, you will support the development of MAPS system architecture and required systems engineering “V” process.  Activities include direct customer support, system modeling, generating system level design requirements, and producing system architecture work products necessary for the program.  You will be responsible supporting the System Architecture working group and also looked upon to further improve processes yielding improved quality and efficiency.  

Essential Job Functions:

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

BS in Engineering related field and eight years experience

Systems Engineering background

Basic knowledge of SysML modeling language

Understanding of basic system architecture work products including block diagrams, interface diagrams, activity diagrams, and sequence diagrams

Ability to work independently on a system level design concepts with minimal oversight from other team members

Ability to convey a design concept to a larger team and defend design decisions when challenged

Experience with drawing tools such as Microsoft Visio

Understanding of system level vehicle networking design principles such as data bandwidth, throughput, determinism, etc.

Ability to quickly break-down complex engineering tasks and identify a solution approach

Strong communication and organizational skills

Desired Skills:

BS Electrical, Computer, Software, Systems Engineering

10+ years experience in systems engineering

Experience with the MagicDraw modeling tool suite

Ground combat vehicle electrical system design experience

Understanding of best SysML modeling principles and an ability to provide guidance for future model enhancement

Familiarity with ground combat vehicle system safety design best practices

Familiarity with structured decision making processes


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