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Senior Systems Engineer - UAS in Huntsville, AL at DCS

Date Posted: 4/5/2019

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Job Description

Coordinate with Government customer to elicit and prioritize software requirements.

Essential Job Functions:

Decompose capability descriptions into software requirements.

Coordinate with the development team to establish schedules for capability development and to clarify system requirements for software developers.

Coordinate with certification authorities to ensure timely airworthiness and authority to operate (ATO) approvals.

Required Skills:

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

A Bachelor’s Degree plus 12 years of experience, a Master’s Degree plus 10 years of experience or a PhD plus 7 years of experience is required.

An active Secret security clearance is required.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Experience using DOORS to manage system/software requirements.

Experience working within an Agile software development lifecycle.

Familiarity with Army aviation missions for unmanned aircraft.

Proven ability to establish positive working relationships with customer counterparts.

Desired Skills:

Familiarity with the Future Airborne Capability Environment (FACE).

Familiarity with the Unmanned Systems (UxS) Control Segment (UCS) architecture.

Experience working with DO-178B and/or DO-178C.

Experience working on programs to develop or support Gray Eagle, Shadow, or similar unmanned aircraft.