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Senior Systems Engineer, Integration & Test
Job CategoryMA - Integration and/or Test
Clearance LevelEligible to Obtain
LocationMassachusetts, Wilmington
Req Code17:LT-SPSY-001
  
Job Description
Solidus is searching for a Senior Systems Engineer with expertise in Integration and Test.  The successful candidate will join a team comprised of technical leaders across multi-disciplined teams, possessing expert understanding of aerospace technology and payload architectures for spacecraft sub-systems and instruments. 
 
Essential Responsibilities:
- Leverage a proven track-record with the integration & test of payload level sensor systems for the aerospace and commercial community
- Develop test methods for the verification and validation of multi-segment (hardware/software/ground) complex electro-optical payload systems
- Be responsible for  the development and review of all test requirements
- Lead a multi-discipline team to develop complex test plans to verify all payload level requirements and CDRL's
- Use a strong, multi-discipline technical background with direct experience in payload/ground segment/spacecraft interface 
- Work directly with internal technical IPT's developing detailed test plans to satisfy all stakeholder requirements
- Track and report relevant technical performance metrics (TPM's)
- Provide test data reports and status, as well as take a lead role in satisfying customer concerns
- Support new business opportunities, lead program teams, and actively develop junior level staff

Requirements:
- US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance; Active Secret preferred
- BS in an Engineering discipline, MS preferred
- Minimum of nine years of related experience in integration and test of electro-optical payloads for aerospace & military defense applications
- Expert knowledge in system level hardware design & development, test requirements definition, analysis, and risk mitigation for space-based environments
- Experience with high reliability space flight programs and radiation-hardened environments is required
- Proven track record of leading a multi-discipline technical team through I&T of multi-segment level space payload deliveries
- Ability to work directly with the customer to understand, develop, and resolve all V&V requirements
- Experience as an I&T lead engineer or IPT lead is required
- Experience in developing and verifying interfaces between spacecraft and payload systems
- Experience developing systems and general engineering processes and procedures is a plus
- Excellent oral, written and presentation skills for interfacing with senior management and customers as well as mentoring of other engineers
 
  
 
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