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Senior Principal Systems Engineer II

    Nashua, NH

Full Time

About the Role:

BAE Systems’ Countermeasure & Attack Solutions (CEMA) Business Area has an immediate openings for a RF Miniaturization experienced engineers in the Advanced Compact EW Solutions Product Line. This position is a key technical leadership role within the product line and requires in-depth knowledge and expertise in miniaturization of RF systems and subsystems. You will be responsible for the formation, maturation, and product realization of new miniature RF Systems to apply in the evolving next-generation electronic warfare battle environment. You will apply BAE Systems’ broad technology base to solve complex projects as part of a cross-functional, multi-disciplinary team. Candidates must be able to clearly understand the requirements of the customer and translate them into the right technical solution.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with groups in the intelligence community and DoD to gather information on signals of interest and develop and Electronics Warfare techniques
  • Analyze and model current and emerging commercial and military communication systems.
  • Creates/Supports technical planning.
  • Lead Creation and/or review of operational concepts, Develop and Document system level operational concepts
  • Evaluates Alternatives and Trade Studies including cost, risk, supportability and analyses for total systems.
  • Lead an in-depth technical engineering research, analysis and support translation of requirements into system design architecture by providing systems engineering guidance for multidisciplinary design teams providing allocation of requirements to engineering disciplines.
  • Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions.
  • Developing and validating EA techniques in a laboratory environment.
  • Create and Support System Level Integration, Verification and Validation of Electronic Warfare of EA techniques and Systems.
  • Preparing and/or delivering technical presentations to internal and external customers.
  • Creation of external and internal interface definitions
  • Creation of preliminary designs
  • Creation and/or review of algorithms
  • Lead/Perform system build, integration, debugging and testing (hands-on product development)
  • Lead/Execution of Verification and Validation tests
  • Support transition from prototype to production

Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree and 15+ years of relevant work experience or equivalent experience
  • Active Secret Clearance required
  • Expert in application of emerging RF technologies including RF SOCs, GAN MMICs, RF ASICs for use in Broadband RF receive and transmit modules
  • Ability to think strategically and formulate strategies to solve rapidly evolving highly challenged technical problems
  • Strong technical leadership, project management, and decision making skills in complex, microelectronics and microwave module design and development.
  • Proven ability to influence internal leadership and customers with technical expertise and business perspective
  • Proven ability to share and transfer technology and know-how across organizational boundaries
  • Subject Matter Expert in RF Systems Design
  • Strong background in RF system miniaturization with application of advanced packaging concepts.
  • Proven track record developing high reliability avionics products
  • Greater than 10 years of experience solving critical problems in Electronic Warfare
  • Greater than 10 years of experience in Microwave Design

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Master's degree in a technical field such as Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Operations Research, or Computer Science
  • Subject Matter Expert in RF Systems Design
  • Strong background in RF system miniaturization with application of advanced packaging concepts.
  • Proven track record developing high reliability avionics products
  • Experience designing military products considered a plusto include lab debug and analysis work.
  • Experience with decomposing/deriving requirements
  • Experience in defining technical performance measurements
  • Experience in identifying technical risks
  • Experience with integration and test
  • Specific skills within the domains of Electronic Warfare (EW)
  • Windows/Unix/Linux OS
  • Currently hold or have the ability to obtain a Top Secret security clearance
  • Familiarity with MatLab

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems’ game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere – from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact – for our customers and the communities we serve. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We’re laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.

Meet BAE Systems

BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, security and aerospace company headquartered in Arlington, VA, with locations across the country. We deliver a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services.