Chief Systems Engineer Job Description

Chief Systems Engineer Job Description

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Chief systems engineer provides advanced system administration (Infrastructure as Code), operational support and problem resolution for a large complex cloud computing environment in Azure.

Chief Systems Engineer Duties & Responsibilities

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Leads the identification of program technical risks and the development of risk mitigation and technology maturation plans to address those risks
Develops and/or augments system documentation, specifications and drawings, as needed, to support design activities and program deliverable requirements appropriate to development stage, , prototype, LRIP, FRP, with pro-active consideration of full life cycle needs starting at the prototype stage
Leads risk management and risk reduction activities including development and execution of technology maturation plans to achieve required performance, analyses and trade-offs to reduce performance and delivery risks
Serve as the Chief Systems Engineer/Technical Lead for a diverse team of engineers and technicians
Understand, inform and support the delivery and device platform strategy
As the technical device leader work with IT, Mobile, Cloud, Data Science, and IOT groups and components to identify, monitor and deliver disruptive solutions in patient centered chronic disease management
NPV/ROI calculations to business case assumptions)
Operate with considerable autonomy and minimal supervision
Provide line-management leadership to a specialist team of energy storage (incl
Provide technical leadership for engineers involved in energy storage

Chief Systems Engineer Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Chief Systems Engineer

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: CSEP, INCOSE, PMP, ESEP, ASEP, BOE, III, DAWIA, SE, I/II

Education for Chief Systems Engineer

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the chief systems engineer job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Engineering, Technical, Systems Engineering, Science, Computer Science, Mathematics, Education, Physics, Technology, Electrical Engineering

Skills for Chief Systems Engineer

Desired skills for chief systems engineer include:

Business drivers
Cloud computing technologies
Emerging computing trends
Experience with ISO/IEC 15288 System Lifecycle Processes
Finance and business operations methods
Government contracts
Interdivisional work agreements
Cloud infrastructure
Code repositories
Continuous deployment and continuous integration services

Desired experience for chief systems engineer includes:

Solid understanding and experience in RF measurement hardware and software used in antenna, Radar Cross Section (RCS) and microwave product material characterization
Familiarity with standard and advanced radar laboratory and range instrumentation, including range radars, RCS measurements, oscilloscopes, network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, time domain reflectometers
Familiarity with Computational Electromagnetics (CEM) and radar target modeling and simulation
Must be willing to Travel to support radar systems
Must be able to leverage emerging technology and apply it in innovative ways to quickly solve unique, complex operational problems
Awareness and appreciation for proactive maintenance of measurement facilities through 5S organization and preventative maintenance

Chief Systems Engineer Examples

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Chief Systems Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a chief systems engineer. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for chief systems engineer
  • Support of the sales teams in the development of market opportunities through client interaction, proposal support and roadmap development
  • Technical negotiations with clients and support of commercial discussionsSupport of the sales teams in the development of market opportunities through client interaction, proposal support and roadmap development
  • Responsible for the development of preliminary and conceptual design processes and studies the continuity of design details of specific engineering discipline or specialty area, and provides expert advice and direction to other professionals
  • Translate system requirements into dedicated and common-user enterprise ground services (EGS) system concepts and alternatives
  • Develop program strategies and plans from technology maturation through operational delivery phases
  • Critical skills include architecture/requirements definition/analysis, acquisition strategy and RFP development
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills are mandatory
  • The candidate should be forward looking, mission/customer focused and have a bias for action
  • Solutions must be imaginative, thorough, practicable, and consistent with the organization's objectives
  • Understanding our client's business, including their organisation, financial decision-making process and business challenges to create and sell solutions that respond to the client's value drivers
Qualifications for chief systems engineer
  • Ability to market capabilities and to build interest and gain advocacy
  • Hands-on experience with Xpatch is a plus
  • Knowledge of Conformal Arrays, Structurally Integrated design, MIMO, Multi-Statics, Tomographic Sensing, Waveform Diversity, Knowledge Aided design, Open Standards, Model-Based design, Signal-level Simulation, and RF Simulation Tools
  • Experience with Geodesic Dome Phased Array Antennas
  • Experience with Digital Beam-forming
  • Experience developing a high tech workforce
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Chief Systems Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a chief systems engineer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for chief systems engineer
  • Defining new business streams for Hybrid and Electronic Systems and developing associated selling strategies and supporting material through collaboration with the global team, other product groups, market sectors, commercial and engineering teams to develop and sell a portfolio of high value solutions
  • Providing technical lead in developing business opportunities with relevant material and preparing proposals in response to Request For Quotations
  • Direct responsibility for the development of proposals (documentation, plans, costing, commercial package) for global customers through to order conversion including successful contract negotiations
  • Chairing engineering change boards (requirements, software, hardware, labs)
  • Acting as the technical interface to the Oklahoma City site and the training systems capability
  • Managing baselines (technical, schedule, and cost)
  • Individual will act as a mentor to less experienced personnel
  • Technical responsibility for the total lifecycle of trusted computing projects, products and systems
  • Define trusted computing systems designs and architectures that satisfy customer needs and requirements
  • Work with Business Development and Program Management to solicit customer needs and advise on the state of what is possible and doable with respect to trusted computing in products and network systems
Qualifications for chief systems engineer
  • Master’s degree (or higher) in physics, applied mathematics or electrical engineering
  • 10+ years’ experience leading multi-disciplined medical device engineering teams (mechanical, optical, electronic and algorithm development)
  • Knowledge of the dental industry, workflows and products
  • Motivational technical leader and proven innovator with a strong invention (patent) record
  • May work in manufacturing environments with potential exposure to uncontrolled climate conditions and potential exposure to noise, dust and hazardous chemicals
  • Must be a team player and possess a strong ability to work collaboratively with a diverse team work independently with minimal supervision
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Chief Systems Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a chief systems engineer. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for chief systems engineer
  • Be a mentor to junior engineers engaged in network systems and ruggedized computing product development, verification and validation
  • Lead both mechanical and thermal system design for HV Batteries activities across multi vehicle platforms
  • Managing and working with the customer to provide project plans and RFQ’s
  • On site customer support of senior review meetings to conduct design reviews (including resolution tracker), project status, battery technical developments and vehicle interface requirements
  • Work within client quality procedures and validation processes
  • To support lead engineers in the development of mechanical systems and components particularly relating to electronics and hybrid vehicle battery systems
  • Responsible for all mechanical design aspects relating to cost, mass, BOM, material and surface finish selection
  • Liaise and manage suppliers/subcontractors to agree the specification of purchased components and delivery requirements for the project
  • To manage the initial build of prototypes and products when required
  • Defining system analysis objectives and strategies
Qualifications for chief systems engineer
  • Able to explain complex technical issues
  • Must be able to Drive and lead change
  • Has various signaling exposure
  • Must be able to work in an intense 24/7 environment
  • Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or other related discipline and 15-20 years’ total experience, with at least 10 years of experience developing complex, high-reliability ocean systems
  • Designing, developing, integrating, and fielding large scale sensor and communication systems
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Chief Systems Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a chief systems engineer. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for chief systems engineer
  • Applying subject matter expertise in mathematics and modeling and simulations technologies
  • Developing key relationships with the customer, analysis organizations, and potential external partners
  • Determining courses of action and innovative approaches to complex system performance analysis and solutions
  • Proactively interacting with suppliers and government customer to facilitate collaboration
  • Evaluating and influencing emerging missile defense designs
  • Participate in Independent Research & Development (IR&D) strategic planning and execution
  • Acting as liaison to GMD Chief Engineer’s organization
  • Define Systems Assurance (SA) approach for the Agency for current and future contracts
  • Develop (as required), implement and maintain Agency SA Policy, Procedures, Standards and Specifications
  • Plan and develop the Agency Safety Certification Program, SA Plans and procedures
Qualifications for chief systems engineer
  • Executing DoD programs with an Active Secret Clearance
  • Analytical approach to developing controls algorithms in an automotive environment
  • Five years of practical engineering experience in C4ISR electronic systems
  • Candidates with Project Management Professional (PMP) and/or equivalent DAU level certifications are preferred
  • Active SSBI or TS/SCI security clearance
  • Experience developing program plans for the acquisition of ground systems based on satellite and mission requirements (scope definition, cost estimation, schedule analysis )
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Chief Systems Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a chief systems engineer. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for chief systems engineer
  • Support and liaise with the Future Operator / Engineer and Contractor in order to ensure delivery of the Agency Operational Safety Case Report
  • Provide line service technical and management SA support across the Agency
  • Develop systems architectures and deployment concepts for autonomous undersea systems
  • Lead technical activities on acquisition proposal teams and program execution
  • Perform cost estimations
  • Serve as the technical lead for technology engineering development teams
  • The candidate must have experience integrating large scale systems, an understanding of signaling, network protocols, communications interfaces, networking systems, optical systems, and element or Network Management Systems (NMS)
  • Prior experience in, or willingness to learn, medical device quality system standards, FDA QSR and ISO-13485, and safety standards, EN 60601-1
  • An own innovation (patent) record
  • Knowledge of dental industry, its workflows and products
Qualifications for chief systems engineer
  • Bachelor of Science in technical discipline
  • 18+ years space ground systems experience
  • Experience with OPIR sensors and data exploitation, especially ground processing
  • Open Framework Architecture experience
  • Model Based Systems Engineering Experience INCOSE Certified Systems Engineering Professional
  • Minimum 10 years of related system engineering experience

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