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Seeker Chief Engineer - Precision Guided Munitions (Hybrid)

Company: Disability Solutions
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:

Job Description See what you're missing. Our employees work on the world's most advanced electronics - from providing the latest technologies in Smart Munitions sensor solutions to illuminating the night for soldiers. Spanning air, land, sea, and space, we are developing the technology of tomorrow, delivered today. Drawing strength from our differences, we're innovating for the future. And you can, too. Our flexible work environment provides you a chance to change the world without giving up your personal life. We put our customers first - exemplified by our mission: "We Protect Those Who Protect Us--." Sound like a team you want to be a part of? Come enhance your career with us.We are looking for an RF centric Multi-Modal Multi-Function (M3F) Seeker Chief Engineer to join our team in Precision Guidance and Sensing Solutions (PGSS) in the Precision Strike Business Area. This technically diverse subject matter expert will help grow the PGSS product line by applying BAE Systems' broad technology base to fill real gaps that Department of Defense customers have in the area of smart weapons. The ideal candidate will work with Engineering Leadership and Technical Marketing to assist with the next generation of precision guidance M3F Seeker solutions utilizing the latest in RF/EO/IR technologies. This role requires the candidate to be an outgoing, well-connected self-starter who will have direct customer interface to shape RFIs that meet the US Government's mission value. The MM-MF Seeker Chief Engineer will augment the PGSS Technical Director and the M3F Technical Director in focusing on expanding the application space of M3F products. The role will interact with technical subject matter experts (SME's) from within the Product Line, and across Product Lines to exploit growing and relevant technologies, and support defining applicable RF/EO/IR Seeker technology and product roadmaps. This role will be staffed in our new and expanded facilities in Huntsville, Alabama. In Huntsville, our Engineering team is working in a recently opened state of the art facility and operating in a unique environment where we have the power and resources of BAE Systems behind us while working in a dynamic and flexible model with the feel of a start-up. At BAE Systems, cultural and behavioral principles are a special part of our engineering organization, which means we are looking for team players who have demonstrated experience working successfully in group settings and will support our commitment to diversity and inclusion.Because this role involves a combination of collaborative/in-person and independent work, it will take the form of a hybrid work format, with time split between working onsite and remotely.#ALSERequired Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Operations Research, or Computer Science
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with Seeker/Radar functions such as Passive, SAR, MTI, HRR
  • Familiarity with Radar algorithms, target recognition algorithms, and SAR navigation algorithms
  • Understanding and background in RF/EO/IR systems architecture, modeling, design and test for active and passive RF seeker/ sensor systems
  • Experience in weapons systems design, missile systems design, or weapons systems performance analysis
  • Familiarity with low cost and low SWaP design and development
  • Ability to communicate effectively with senior leadership and other engineering disciplines Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
    • Experience in system architecting of solutions for guided projectiles
    • RF systems architecture, Link budget analyses and RF propagation models
    • Familiarity with RF receivers and transmitters architectures
    • Coordinate vendors and teams in development of passive/active sensor systems for test/evaluation
    • Assist in the flow down of requirements to testable modular hardware and software
    • Support trade studies, presentations, proposals and related activities
    • Familiarity with low cost and low SWaP design and development
    • Experience leading technical teams
    • Ability to understand and generate CONOPS
    • Develop requirements in response to customer operational needs and mature operational concepts
    • Develop briefings, white papers, and analysis to support the business capture efforts
    • Coordinate vendors and teams in development of passive/active sensor systems for test/evaluation
    • Assist in the flow down of requirements to testable modular hardware and software
    • Support trade studies, presentations, proposals and related activities
    • Model Based Systems Engineering experience
    • Experience working across the entire Systems Lifecycle
    • Background with digital receiver architecture and digital signal processing techniques Pay InformationFull-Time Salary Range: $124200 - $211100Please note: This range is based on our market pay structures. However, individual salaries are determined by a variety of factors including, but not limited to: business considerations, local market conditions, and internal equity, as well as candidate qualifications, such as skills, education, and experience. Employee Benefits: At BAE Systems, we support our employees in all aspects of their life, including their health and financial well-being. Regular employees scheduled to work 20+ hours per week are offered: health, dental, and vision insurance; health savings accounts; a 401(k) savings plan; disability coverage; and life and accident insurance. We also have an employee assistance program, a legal plan, and other perks including discounts on things like home, auto, and pet insurance. Our leave programs include paid time off, paid holidays, as well as other types of leave, including paid parental, military, bereavement, and any applicable federal and state sick leave. Employees may participate in the company recognition program to receive monetary or non-monetary recognition awards. Other incentives may be available based on position level and/or job specifics.About BAE Systems Electronic Systems BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.BAE Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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