Thales Defense & Security, Inc. is seeking a Principal Systems Engineer for our Clarksburg, Maryland office who is an experienced and skilled embedded systems developer able to perform as a key contributor to a variety of hardware and software centric development projects.
Thales Defense & Security, Inc., is a global company serving the defense, federal, and commercial markets with innovative solutions for the ground tactical, airborne and avionics, and naval/maritime. In addition to mission-critical communication systems, the company provides helmet-mounted displays and motion tracking technologies; SATCOM terminals; advanced sonar systems; air traffic management navigation, and surveillance, and simulation. Further, Thales Defense & Security, Inc. serves as a gateway for technology, leveraging Thales-wide solutions—such as combat management systems; naval, airborne, and ground ISR; and electronic warfare—to address U.S. requirements.
This position involves general systems engineering support for a variety of products, including state-of-the-art military communications systems utilizing software defined radio (SDR) technology, SATCOM terminals, helmet-mounted displays, and larger distributed software systems. The candidate must be able to work closely with business development, external partners, customers, and technical staff to define and capture operational concepts, system requirements, system architectures, technical risks, trade studies, and development budgets and schedules. The candidate will lead the elaboration of the system design and functional partitioning, and lead all system integration and test efforts. Finally the candidate must work with the project manager to manage risks and ensure the project scope is delivered within budget and schedule.
To be considered for this exciting and challenging role, you must have:
Thales offers excellent opportunities for growth and working with our fantastic staff, extremely competitive salaries and outstanding benefits - please submit your resume.
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Thales Defense & Security, Inc. is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer.
We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce.