Sr. Systems Engineer - Dahlgren, VA in Dahlgren, VA at RCS Corporation

Date Posted: 10/3/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: #16454

RCS has an immediate need for a Sr. Systems Engineer local to the Dahlgren, VA area. This opportunity is a direct hire position with a large company on a full-time basis. 

Who We Are
RCS Corporation is a certified Woman Business Enterprise (WBE) specializing in the recruitment of professionals for best-of-class companies throughout the United States.  Since 1994, RCS recruits top talent for direct hire, temp-to-perm and contract staffing positions and provides customized payroll services. Our Recruiting Specialties consist of all Engineering Disciplines, Project Management, Project Controls, Information Technology, Energy Efficiency and Business Professionals. 

Job Summary

Our Client is seeking a Systems Engineer to support a NAVY contract in Dahlgren, VA.

  • Perform a range of design development, analysis, or review tasks independently providing supervision of contributing engineers.

  • Responsible for complete designs, analyses, or design reviews independently or as the team leader.

  • Acts as and is recognized as a Company/industry expert resource on the most complex engineering problems.

  • May lead engineering teams and act as a mentor to engineering team members.

  • May train other engineers on team 

  • Coordinate and work closely with other engineering, logistics, financial, and program management disciplines to define system specifications and requirements.

  • Direct interface and liaison with internal and external customers at all levels from quotation to final design and test activities, design reviews and technical working group meetings to comply with requirements and specifications.

  • Conduct site visits and experimental investigations and analyze engineering problems, propose solutions and alternatives, and provide recommendations.

  • Prepare, deliver and submit technical papers and perform engineering studies.

May provide technical management and leadership to a group of employees for a given project, contract or job with overall responsibility for cost, schedule technical and employee performance.

Technical issues related to the research, design, development, testing and analysis of engineering assignments.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum ten (10) years of full-time professional experience in Systems Engineering supporting the Department of Defense if the Candidate has a Bachelor’s degree; or
  • Minimum eight (8) years of full-time professional experience in Systems Engineering supporting the Department of Defense if the Candidate has a Master’s degree; or Minimum five (5) years of full-time professional experience in Systems Engineering supporting the Department of Defense if the Candidate has a Ph.D degree;

Specialized Experience:

  • Five (5) years of continuous support of at least one major weapons system development program, supporting any of the
  • following areas: Requirements definition, System design parameters, Concepts operation, Risk assessment, Performance analyses, or Test and evaluation.
  • Three (3) years of demonstrated experience with systems engineering and work management tools such as Dynamic Object
  • Oriented Requirements System (DOORS), Atlassian Jirra, and/or SolidWorks Enterprise Product Data Management (PDM).
  • Position requires an active Secret Security Clearance.
  • Must be US Citizen.

RCS is an equal opportunity employer that prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type. RCS recruits, hires, and promotes for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, genetic information or age. All terms and conditions of employment such as compensation, benefits, work assignment, availability of facilities and privileges of employment are administered on the same basis of equality.