Job Description :
Position: Senior Systems Engineer

Location: Cedar Rapids, IA

Rate: 60$ to 70$/hr. Max

Duration: 12 Months


-Candidates must be US Citizens and have the ability to obtain a clearance
-clearance is NOT required, but would be a benefit
-Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, other applicable engineering, or science field
-Position can be done in Cedar Rapids OR remotely!
-if working remotely, selected candidate will need to spend 3-4 weeks in Cedar Rapids to get up to expenses will be reimbursed
-could be contract to hire

General Information

Job Description:

Senior Systems Engineer
The senior systems engineer position in the Position, Navigation, and Time organization will include system development for real time embedded GPS receivers designed for military applications.

As a part of this team, you will have responsibilities spanning all phases of the engineering life cycle, including requirements analysis, design, integration, verification, and documentation. Assignments may include tasks such as system design work on a variety of military applications including designing, and developing real-time embedded systems, creating and reviewing specifications, and integrating and testing prior to product customer delivery. This position could be in Cedar Rapids or REMOTE!

The successful candidate should be experienced with and will have primary responsibilities in the following areas:
-Good oral and written skills as this position involves working with a diverse team of experienced professionals, customers, and vendors
-Collaborating with customers, both internal and external, to develop system requirements and system design
-Developing verification and validation tests
-Developing support scripts and utilities
-Performing hardware, firmware, and software integration, verification and validation activities
-Collaborating with other systems integrators, hardware, software, and firmware engineers to resolve system issues
-Developing presentations and technical reports

-Must have strong technical communication skills
-Experience with real time embedded applications
-Must have effective verbal and written communication skills
-Must be able to function in a dynamic team environment

-Experience with GPS systems
-Experience with Matlab or other analysis tool
-Experience with Simulink or other model-based Design tool
-Experience with engineering development tools like DOORS, Jama, Matlab, Simulink, etc.
-Experience with configuration management tools (Subversion)
-Working knowledge of MS Office Apps (Word\Excel\Power Point