181928 - Systems Engineer
Chipton-Ross is seeking an experienced Systems Engineer for a position in Huntsville, AL.

" Provide systems engineering support to the development of small satellites, projectiles, missiles, and sensor systems.
" Demonstrate strong communication skills with and between team members, task leads, functional managers, and program management to facilitate rapid resolution of technical and program issues.
" Application of expert systems engineering skills, to include:
o Knowledge of system and derived requirements development and verification activities.
o Development of system concepts of operation.
o Identifying, understanding and capturing customer and other stakeholder needs.
o Collaboration with engineering teams and program/project management to translate stakeholder needs into technical design requirements and interfaces.
o Risk management, to include risk identification and mitigation planning.
" Plan systems engineering activities and lead technical staff members to satisfy tasking.
" Make technical presentations during working groups, peer reviews, or to customers as required.
" Support development, review, and editing of technical documents, digital products, and proposals as required.
" Perform other duties as assigned or required

Must have a thorough understanding of engineering concepts, principles, codes, and theory; experience demonstrating a broad application of those concepts; and, expanding knowledge of principles, concepts, theory, and practices in related technical specialties. Must possess the ability to develop and communicate new concepts; apply them accurately throughout an evolving environment; organize, schedule, and coordinate work phases; and, determine the appropriate approach at the task level or, with assistance, at the project level to provide solutions to a range of complex problems. Must have strong communication, computer, documentation, presentation, and interpersonal skills, ability to work independently and as part of a team; able to perform complex tasks in one or more engineering areas; capable of representing the organization as a prime technical contact and, lead a team of moderately experienced professional employees on single component projects. Able to work extended hours as required. A Professional Engineering License and original work published in professional engineering journals are desirable.

Typically requires a bachelors degree, masters degree or PhD in engineering or a related technical discipline from an accredited institution and progressive engineering experience as follows; six or more years of experience with a bachelors degree, four or more years of experience with a masters degree, or two or more years with a PhD. May substitute equivalent engineering experience in lieu of education.

Travel: 0-25%

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Patrick Costello
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x181 or (800) 927-9318 x181

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.