Eng Sr Prin II

BAE Systems

Annapolis Junction, MD

Job Description
Your new career is waiting here! 
BAE Systems, a global defense, aerospace and security company employing more than 88,200 people worldwide, with wide-ranging products and services covering air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology, and support services. BAE Systems, Inc. is a top-ten prime contractor to the U.S. Department of Defense, well positioned to support customers in what is the world’s largest defense market is HIRING NOW!

We are seeking to hire a Senior System Engineer to support an exciting program.

This position is a hands-on System Engineering position support a mission critical system.  The candidate will be involved in all aspects of system support, including requirements management, data management and analysis, system testing, and support to users.

Support hardware integration efforts for software development team tasks may include:
    - Testing various hardware configurations and bios setting on next Generation Dell servers
    - Optimize optical switching to test servers
    - Configure and maintain network switch to support lab efforts
    - Maintain 20-30 racks of equipment
    - Rack and cable new hardware as needed
    - Support lab management duties
    - Provide hardware recommendations for next generation hardware procurement
    - Hardware Includes but is not limited to: Dell servers, NVidia GPUs, network interface cards, network switches, and optical recorders. 

Required Skills and Education
  • Must possess a TS/SCI clearance with appropriate poly
  • Bachelor’s degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.  
  • Five (5) years of additional SE experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.  
  • Fourteen (14) years of experience as a SE/HW Engineer in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • Strong hardware background required to integrate, optimize, and test next generation hardware into future system deployments.  Hardware Includes but is not limited to: Dell servers, NVidia GPUs, network interface cards, network switches, and optical recorders. 

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.

Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. 

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.
Preferred Skills and Education
  • This position will require wireless experience and telephony engineering in addition to strong hands-on engineering skills.
  • Familiarity with communication systems and protocols is desired
  • Experience integrating, installing, configuring, changing and optimizing HW & SW solutions into an overall system architecture. 
  • Experience loading and configuring the software on the appropriate hardware including the specific equipment, local controller and remote controller.
  • Experience integrating these processors and their HW & SW into overall system architecture

Typical Education and Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience