Systems Engineer in Sacramento, CA at Aerotek

Posted: 8/22/2019

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Job Summary


Working as part of a multi-disciplined engineering and management team to define system and derived requirements, support development of system architectures and to test and verify implemented designs against the system requirements. Define and create solutions using state of the art concepts and components utilizing: Open Standards (VPX, MORA, SOSA, CMOSS, …), cutting edge transceivers, frequency converters, filters, FPGAs and high speed data interfaces (40G/100G) coupled with advanced communication, SIGINT (COMINT/ELINT), TDOA/FDOA, wireless communication, detection, direction finding (DF) and geolocation algorithms.

Additional Skills & Qualifications

-Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or equivalent, Advance degree desired
-2-6+ years' experience in system engineering design, development, Integration, and Test for DOD customers
-Signal Processing
-Experience with System Life Cycle and System Engineering methodologies
-Experience with complex digital design, digital signal processing, and RF voice/data communication protocols/systems and corresponding real-time embedded SW/FW implementations.
-Familiarity with test equipment (Signal Generator, Spectrum Analyzer, Network Analyzer)
-Demonstrated an understanding of the following systems related activities:
-Proposal writing, drafting CONOPS, system and subsystem requirements specification, RVTMs, model based system engineering, risk analysis, engineering change proposals, first article test plans, interface design descriptions, trade studies and white papers
-Understanding of RF chain analysis and link budgets
-Strong understanding of both software and firmware code and unit test activities validating delivered functionality against identified requirements
-Familiarity with Real Time Operating Systems (RTOS), Linux, and Windows
-Verbal and written communication skills and proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint
-Familiarity with engineering best practices, established history of taking products from design & development to production, including troubleshooting, integration & test, and customer demonstration

M-F 8am-5pm

SECURITY CLEARANCE: Must be able to obtain a security clearance.

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email accommodation@aerotek .com for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.

Contact Information

Eric Evans