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Senior Systems Architect – PNT Expert

Our client, a market leader and technology innovator, is seeking talented professionals to deliver cutting edge solutions to their customers. Well-respected, with a global presence, our client consistently offers a powerful and robust portfolio of products, services and solutions that help customers successfully execute their missions in today’s dynamic environment. With unsurpassed engineering, using an open systems approach, our client solves the nation’s most complex challenges while foreseeing future needs.

Senior Systems Architect – PNT Expert
(US Citizenship Required*)
Colorado Springs, CO

Join our team as a Senior Systems Architect / PNT Expert supporting our Southeast Colorado Springs, Colorado location.

• Along with company leadership, develop a strategic technical vision (problem space) and define detailed technical architectures (solution space) for the PNT portfolio
• Work with Product Management to identify customer needs and define a product roadmap
• Work with the Chief Scientist to identify and drive innovative technical solutions
• Work with the R&D Director to develop and maintain system architectures
• Perform trade studies, performance analysis, requirements flow-down, and quality testing
• Guide the systems engineering team to apply an interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to plan, design, develop, integrate and verify complex system solutions
• Lead system validation including test execution, data analysis and discrepancy reporting for operational testing of hardware and software to ensure readiness for government testing and fielding
• Implement solutions to meet customer expectations and technical performance while staying within schedule and cost constraints
• Participate in Engineering Status Reviews as requested to ensure strategy is in alignment with solutions and identify potential challenges
• Contribute to the development of product specifications and requirements
• Contribute to the development of new theories and methods
• Conduct market research to determine requirements for current and future products as well as potential partner relationships for the product
• Write RFP, RFI, White Paper content as requested, and provide critical reviews of proposal solution
• Develop appropriate systems recommendations to meet customer needs, including system configurations, installation planning, etc.
• Prepare and present technical presentations regarding all aspects of company products
• Travel up to 20% (Local travel to Pueblo West, CO facility until permanent move this spring)

• Required – active Secret clearance. Candidates without this clearance or higher will not be considered.
• 10+ years professional experience in systems architecture, engineering and product development
• Experience with DoD or aerospace systems is required. PNT systems on Army ground vehicles is a plus
• Subject Matter Expert in at least one technical discipline and knowledge in multiple adjacent disciplines
• Strong use and understanding of system architecture concepts, principles, and theories
• Able to think creatively
• Customer focus with excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
• Deep-dive analytical skills
• Able to quickly synthesize and clearly report relevant information
• Strong understanding of project leadership and management principles
• Strong problem-solving skills to identify issues, impacts, and corrective actions
• Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office and testing tools
• Familiarity with quality standards for industry and government
• Broad technical familiarity in military and commercial PNT systems
• Current and anticipated threats to PNT systems
• Countermeasures against Navigation Warfare (NAVWAR), Cyber, or Electronic Warfare (EW)
• Dependencies with other capabilities such as tactical communications, command & control, and targeting
• Integration with platforms, weapon systems and other systems that incorporate PNT
• DoDAF or other architecture frameworks
• Modular Open System Architecture (MOSA) principles as they relate to PNT platform integration
• MS degree in Engineering or equivalent technical discipline is highly desired. PhD degree is a plus
• Substantial knowledge of position, navigation, timing, and communication technologies.
• Familiarity with emerging PNT technologies from industry or academia.
• Understanding of:
o Signal processing
o Anti-jam antennas
o Global Satellite Navigation Systems (GNSS)
o M-code modernization
• Knowledge of hardware including radio frequency (RF) and digital components
• Knowledge of software development on embedded processors
*US Citizenship is required by law, regulation, executive order, or government contract.

Education and Experience:
• Bachelor's degree in systems engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) and 10+ years of relevant experience; or Master's degree and 8+ years of relevant experience.

Moseley Technical Services, Inc. and our client are AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employers.
Job Number: 2019-8418
Job Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Rate: Based on experience
Input Date: 04/02/2019
Address: 7500 S MEMORIAL PKWY STE 215-R
City, State: HUNTSVILLE, AL 35802
Phone: 256/880-0446
Fax Phone: 256/880-0936

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