Principal Systems Engineer - Radar
Elite Technical is seeking a Principal Systems Engineer with radar experience to support the pursuit and execution of air traffic surveillance programs. This is a direct-hire position with a highly regarded company in Herndon, VA. Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to US citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Position Responsibilities: Responsible for supporting systems engineering activities and technical leadership in radar-related technologies and business pursuits. Leading pursuits to respond to market surveys and create proposals for delivery to customers. Work with potential customers to determine needs and develop customer CONOPS and requirements. Lead internal development activities as required. Responsible for leading systems development efforts and providing technical and project leadership to diverse technical teams. This includes providing technical leadership and oversight of teammates and subcontractors, including creation of radar specifications, cooperative design optimization, design reviews, and monitoring of manufacturing, testing and certification. Logical and systematic conversion of customer requirements into system solutions that address technical, schedule, and cost constraints. Top level system design and architectural development, including system analysis and trade studies for air traffic surveillance systems. Requirements decomposition into hardware and software specifications.