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Senior Systems Engineer

  • Location: Annapolis, 21401
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 11 days ago

Long term contract opportunity in Annapolis, MD for a Senior Systems Engineer with hardware integration experience. Will be part of the team responsible for supporting a variety of systems for the transit industry. Will design, review, interpret and install system infrastructures for the Transit and Railroad industry. Will work to complete a variety of projects that include SCADA, Customer Information Systems (CIS), Networking and CCTV technologies.
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Design, develop and integrate hardware solutions on the project.
  • Develop system drawings to depict new design and connections.
  • Bill of Material (BOM), elevations, power, connections and cabling.
  • Overall connection architecture and system layout.
  • Oversee the buildout, installation and testing of the systems.
  • Coordinate installation schedules with the customer and installation contractors.
  • Develop training materials for the systems provided.
  • Work with the team to diagnose and solve issues with the system(s).
  • Develop and follow system requirements so that the system meets all customer expectations.
  • Assist in proposal development efforts in support of business development.
  • Education:
    • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline and 5 years of relevant experience.
    • In the absence of a Bachelor’s degree, Advance degree and 3 years of relevant experience.
    • In absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required.
  • Experience with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) and Human Machine Interface (HMI).
  • Experience in taking a new design from inception to integration to field installation.
  • Experience in designing systems from a customer specification.
  • Experience in Systems Field integration.
  • Experience in configuration of Network communication systems.
  • Experience in proposal development.
  • Rail systems experience is a plus.
  • Design and implementation of SCADA systems experience is a plus.
  • Virtual Machine configuration and implementation experience is a plus.
  • Configuration of Network communication systems experience is a plus.
  • Design and implementation of low voltage systems like CCTV, Public Address, Access Control, and/or Fire Management experienced is a plus.
  • Expected travel 10 to 25%.
About our client
Our client is a multibillion-dollar company that provides technologically advanced solutions for global aerospace and the defense industry. With over 68,000 employees they can continue their legacy of quality, trust, and customer service. If you want to work with the most innovative and passionate people and soar together, apply today.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

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