27 days old

Systems Engineer

Kelly Services
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
Kelly Engineering Resources is searching for a **Systems Engineer** for an R&D position with a DoD contractor. Our client develops infrared countermeasure systems for the Navy, Marines, and SOCOM Our client is involved in R&D, development, systems integration of hardware & software technologies in the areas of digital networking, mobile devices, embedded processors, and other ground user and avionics needs for military applications. In this role, you will focus on development of hardware & software systems for aircraft used in battle situations for threat detection and avoidance. Your work from concept through prototyping will as include integration, hands on trouble shooting and meeting project deliverables. This position requires the ability to obtain Top Secret Clearance from the US Government.

**Essential Responsibilities:**

+ Research, explore, and design proof of concept systems with capabilities providing technology advancements over existing fielded systems

+ Address unique software engineering problems to provide creative, innovative solutions to problems that have not been tackled previously

+ Lead the design and development of prototype solutions and systems

+ Work with other members of the R&D team to define interfaces, communicate with suppliers, customers, and other sites, and perform overall development

+ Support lab and field exercises demonstrating the capabilities and continue to refine solution sets to meet the customer and military needs

+ Oversee project deliverables to customers and other stakeholders

+ Provide support to Engineering in order to advance solutions or provide technical feedback

+ Work with limited supervision, contribute innovative ideas to improve product capabilities, and lead smaller integration efforts.

**Qualifications of the Successful Systems Engineer:**

+ Bachelors or Masters degree in Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering

+ 10+ years Systems experience that includes the following required technical competencies:

+ Working knowledge of Electrical Circuit design

+ Hardware & software trouble shooting

+ Proficiency with setup & troubleshooting of Serial RS-232/422 USB interfaces, ethernet and MIL-STD (any but prefer 1553)

+ C/C++ or scripting language programming

+ Linus OS

+ Understanding of battle space operations CONOPS, required

+ Integration of various aircraft systems, required

+ Strong analytical, problem-solving skills, required

+ Familiarity with Android tablets preferred

+ Excellent written and oral communication skills

+ Ability to travel to support field exercises, project meetings, etc.

+ Ability to obtain Security Clearance, from the United States Government


+ Comprehensive Leave plan (Paid Time Off)

+ Comprehensive Health Care package including Vision, Dental, Health Savings Account (HSA), and more

+ Generous Simplified Employee Pension (SEP) retirement plan

+ Paid Overtime when needed to meet project deliverables

+ Flex Time and Flexible Scheduling

+ Tuition Reimbursement options

+ Entrepreneurial work environment with a close-knit team that is casual and relaxed.

+ Opportunity to solve a wide variety of complex technical challenges in small teams


**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-04-22 Expires: 2022-05-23

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