Staff Systems Engineer – Laser Countermeasures

  • Engineer/Architects
  • Full time
  • 1 month ago
  • Canada
  • Salary Dollar $30.7K–$100.3K / Yearly

Job Description

Staff Systems Engineer – Laser Countermeasures

Complete Work Description
Offering the world from our Canadian home and our worldwide workplaces, MDA is a global space objective partner and also robotics & space procedures, satellite systems and geointelligence pioneer with a 50-year story of firsts on and over the Planet. Today, we’re leading the charge towards viable Moon swarms, enhanced Planet observation, interaction in a hyper-connected world, and a lot more.

For those that imagine advancing our room in the Universe and on Earth, we’ll take you there.

We’re sustained by an introducing spirit that lugs us beyond. And with each other we allow extremely proficient people to continually push limits and take on big obstacles requiring solutions that endure as well as motivate.

Are you ready to release the following phase of your career in the new space economic climate? We would certainly enjoy to hear from you!

We’re on the hunt for a Staff Systems Engineer in our Geointelligence Engineering Group at our Richmond workplace.

As a participant of the Design group you will certainly work on our programs such as Carolers Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Satellite, Canadian Surface Contender (CSC), Square Kilometer Array (SKA) radio telescope, Aeronautical Navigating items, and Marine Insights items. You will certainly function as part of a technological team to develop brand-new abilities, improve existing capabilities as well as provide options to our consumers.

The Placement

As a Staff Systems Engineer, you would have responsibilities as the technological lead details to our Laser Caution Countermeasures (LWCM) product being developed for the Electronic War (EW) collection onboard the brand-new Canadian Surface area Contender (CSC) class of vessels and beyond. He/she will have duty for system design, assimilation, technical top quality, safety and security as well as will certainly be called for to support the style from System Requirements Review through all layout stages, Manufacturing facility Approval Screening, Integration, Set-to-Work and final approval tests.

Excellent inner and also outside interaction and leadership skills are required in order to function closely with the consumer, with various other technical groups, and also to establish a durable, capable and cost effective system.

The successful prospect will certainly have a blend of systems design discipline, EW systems expertise, experience in creating complex systems entailing HW and embedded real-time SW, as well as lastly experience as technological lead on effective, complicated company set price agreements.


As lead of the Solution Design group for LWCM, you will certainly take part with our cross useful, multi-disciplined team in developing a cutting-edge option for the future defense of Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) vessels.


As a Team Systems Engineer, you may have a vast array of duties that include:

being the total Technical Authority for the whole product/system development;
the growth of the total system design and operations concepts
the growth and also maintenance of system level demands from the customer degree to the major subsystem degree;
the growth and also generation of deliverable files such as design plans, design budgets, design reports, as well as functional ideas;
carrying out evaluations to sustain the product/system advancement such as area, power, tracking error, etc;
the advancement as well as maintenance of interface control files in between the significant subsystems;
the testimonial of layout product supplied by Subcontractors to guarantee conformity to needs;
the advancement of system/product assimilation as well as examination treatments as well as oversight of their implementation;
the verification activities of the total product/system;
supporting cost quotes as well as discussions to both clients and also senior monitoring as required; as well as
as called for, functions as group lead, responsible for scheduling as well as appointing work, examining the technical adequacy of job items, conference price as well as routine for general product/system and also for user interface control with various other teams


Experience and ability demands:

12-15 years of well-structured systems design experience.
6-10 years’ experience in Electronic Systems Growth and also a solid understanding of project implementation procedures from demands via commissioning and support.
Shown capacity to develop technical solutions within budget and timetable restraints.
Present creative thinking in conference performance demands as well as established top quality standards in the context of project constraints.
Experience maintaining close working relationships with other system designers and customer reps.
Have to have superb verbal as well as written communications as well as client interaction skills.
Outstanding management skills, problem addressing capabilities and job execution toughness.
A team-friendly attitude and determination to find out

Preferred experience and also skills:

Experience with Canadian Government Contracts/Projects
Experience with the style, growth, as well as use Digital Counter Action systems, specifically laser countermeasures
Understanding of Classification as well as Accreditation in Naval Ships.
Familiarity with requirements management software such as DOORS
Knowledge with Design Based System Design principles as well as methods
Education and learning:

A College degree in Design, Physics or related field from an approved organization.
Post Academic degree chosen.

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