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Principal Systems Engineer

  • Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado, 80910
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 9 days ago

  • Job Ref: 188426

Our client is seeking a Principal System Engineer for a permanent role in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Required Skills:   

  • 10+ years of experience in system/software engineering Subject Matter Expertise in one or more of the following radar systems (AN/TPY-2, SBX, Cobra Dane, UEWR)
  • Familiarity with distributed computing systems and/or real-time computing/messaging systems.
  • Knowledge of system/software development life cycles and agile development practices.
  • Experience developing System Engineering artifacts such as architectural roadmaps
  • Familiarity with UNIX, and/or Linux operating systems.
  • Ability to work at a government facility within a multi-contractor team environment.
  • Strong verbal/written communication skills.
  • Active Secret Clearance.

Desired Skills:  

  • Experience with high-level coding languages and scripting/interpreted languages, such as C/C++, Visual Basic, Java, JavaScript, HTML, Python, Perl, Shell Script, bash, and awk.
  • Familiarity with the OSM M&S Familiarity with Matlab, MySQL, and SharePoint, or related applications.
  • Experience in complex system assessment/analysis; with exceptional attention to detail. Knowledge of system architectures, networks, and operations.
  • Experience in engineering M&S systems using an optimistic discrete event simulation platform
  • Experience with risk management, issue resolution, problem solving and customer service.
  • Ability to configure, modify, and use plug-ins Agile Development Tools such as Jira/Gitlab
  • Missile defense domain knowledge
  • Familiarity with the Objective Simulation Framework (OSF) and Modeling and Simulation Web Services (MWS)

Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Science, Mathematics or related discipline.