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Staff Systems Engineer
Westford, MA

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Job Description

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United States of America


HMA03: ISR Systems - Westford HO 7 Technology Park Drive, Westford, MA, 01886 USA

Collins Aerospace is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Created in 2018 by bringing together Rockwell Collins and UTC Aerospace Systems, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers' toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

Do you have what it takes to push the boundaries of game-changing technologies, deliver results while working with a diverse team of talented individuals, and challenge yourself knowing that what we do matters to the Warfighter? Are you Mission Ready? This job is for you!

We at ISR & Space Systems are world leaders in high altitude electro-optical sensors, employed by the U.S. and foreign military in time critical intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations. Our passion for supporting the Warfighters and their mission demands excellence in everything we do, from the talent we recruit to the highly-engineered systems we deliver. We value people, integrity, ideas and performance. This position offers an exciting opportunity to grow technically and broaden capabilities while proudly contributing to unique state of the art solutions that truly make a difference.

* Create innovative technology solutions to diverse, complex problems associated with sensor design, integration, processing and operationalization of cutting edge remote sensing information. Directs/performs technical system-level trade studies and system performance analysis.
* Supports technical issues and details as required by the program, customer, partners and regulatory agencies
* Provide technical leadership for design, development, system integration, and system architecture. Leads product engineering and development activities to ensure all system requirements are met.
* Drives product technical execution and decision-making. Ensures the development and maintenance of technical risk analysis methods and gap closure plans.
* Ensures overall product integration
* Supports definition of program schedule
* Collaborates and coordinates across the ISR Systems enterprise to ensure that technologies, operational experience, and technical vision are leveraged


* BS degree is required in (Aerospace Engineering, Systems Engineering, Engineering Physics, or Physics) (or related field)
* Masters degrees preferred.


* Candidate must have 7+ years' experience with Systems Engineering
* Leading the systems engineering effort in a technical capacity on projects with significant scope and complexity
* Strong system design and analysts of imaging -optics
* Experience in technical management, technical leadership of a multifaceted engineering team.
* Electro-optical systems.
* Additional experience with remote sensing and imaging systems is preferred.
* Experience in DOORS preferred.
* Ability to facilitate communications between engineers in multiple disciplines
* Ability to drive tasks to closure
* Excellent verbal & written communication skills
* Up to 15% Travel
* Due to the programs/ projects this position requires the candidate to be a US Citizen with ability to obtain a US DoD Clearance (TS)
* -Active TS SCI is preferred.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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