Systems, Mechanical, Electrical, and Optical Engineers

KBR, Inc.

Kihei, HI


Systems, Mechanical, Electrical, and Optical Engineers


  • Design, operate, and maintain specialized telescope systems, including optical, mechanical, electrical and thermal systems.

  • Develop and test prototype systems. Analyze test results and change the design or system as needed.

  • Prepare and maintain systems specifications and CAD drawings. Oversee installation and testing of equipment to confirm compliance with applicable requirements and performance specifications. Identify and resolve problems. Evaluate systems and recommend design modifications or requirement repair.

  • Apply sound engineering concepts and principles. Provide technical support for all phases of system requirements development, conducting independent technical analyses, evaluation, and assessment of system requirements, requirements development, documentation, and verification. Develop systems engineering plans.

  • Establishes and manages digital representations of the system’s technical baselines using Model-Based System Engineering (MBSE)/SysML and various modeling and simulation tools.

  • Establishes a technical foundation to create on-ramps to rapidly integrate new capabilities, develop program descriptions/plans, and establish integrated roadmaps in support of program priorities.

  • Reviews and prioritizes customer requirements and analyzing project costs and feasibility; develop systems analysis and methodologies consistent with technical requirements and review recommendations for systems improvement.


  • BS/BA in technical discipline


  • MBSE/SysML

  • Lasers

  • Fiber splicing

  • Adaptive optics

  • CAD

  • Controls theory

Clearance required:

  • Secret/TS/SCI

In compliance with the U.S. federal government’s vaccine mandate, only candidates who are fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or have a reasonable accommodation or approved medical exception will be considered for this position.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.