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Systems Engineer - TDY

Systems Engineer - TDY

ID 
2017-1820
# of Openings 
20
Job Location 
US-AL-Huntsville
Posted Date 
8/25/2017

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Overview

Radiant Solutions is looking for Systems Engineers at one of our on-site customer locations in Hunstville, AL. We have many openings and this posting is to capture interested talent in all levels of experience.  Out of area candidates eligible for TDY per diem.   

 

The selected candidates will work with collaborative teams on various technical projects associated with the core mission, and will enhance their skill set by working among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. Our engineers enjoy a flexible work environment, where contributions are recognized and rewarded.  These positions provide an opportunity to work on projects that support some of our nation’s fundamental defense services. Radiant Solutions employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.

 

Must be a US Citizen and hold an active TS/SCI Clearance

 

The Company:

 

Maxar Technologies Ltd. (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.) is a leading global provider of advanced space technology solutions for commercial and government markets including satellites, Earth imagery, geospatial data and analytics. As a trusted partner, Maxar Technologies provides unmatched end-to-end advanced systems capabilities and integrated solutions expertise to help our customers anticipate and address their most complex mission critical challenges with confidence. With more than 6,500 employees in 21 locations, the Maxar Technologies portfolio of commercial space brands includes SSL, MDA, DigitalGlobe and Radiant Solutions. Every day, millions of people rely on Maxar Technologies to communicate, share information and data, and deliver insights that empower a better world. Maxar trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange as MAXR. For more information visit www.maxar.com.

 

Radiant Solutions provides multi-source data collection, enrichment, and analytic capabilities that reveal unique geospatial information and insights where and when it matters most. Our purpose is to help national security and commercial organizations understand and navigate our changing planet. No company has such strong roots in geospatial with our level of scale and a strong commercial mindset. MDA Information Systems, RadiantBlue, DigitalGlobe Intelligence Solutions, and HumanGeo are well known for delivering innovative capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. Our combined team of over 1,000 aerospace engineers, geospatial analysts, weather and ocean experts, software developers, data scientists, and DevOps engineers apply disruptive technology and our unique intellectual property to both national security and commercial problems. Radiant Solutions is divided into three mission areas: Sensor and Ground Modernization, Data to Insight and Agile Intelligence.  

 

 

Radiant Solutions offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account and tuition assistance. Radiant Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Support and participate in technical meetings with customer and Radiant Solutions counterparts, leaders, and technical staff.
  • Provide  engineering solutions to customer for the development and evolution of product/systems.
  • Senior level engineers may be tasked to lead teams to accomplish product development tasks.

Qualifications

 

 

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in engineering or science; disciplines to include: mechanical, electrical, robotics, computer science, chemical, energy, materials, aeronautical, testing and system modelling.
  • Diploma or professional certification in a specific field of engineering from accredited institutions
  • Five or more years engineering experience; Missile defense experience is a plus.
  • Familiarity with the significant aspects, concepts, and subjects of engineering and missile defense
  • Capability and knowledge of operating the broad variety of software, tools, methodologies, and instruments that are related to missile defense engineering
  • Energetic and enthusiastic in using the skills, proficiency, and information while executing the engineering duties
  • Creativity: must be able to think of new systems and new ways to work. You must be able to think creatively and ask the right questions
  • Problem-Solving Skills: must be able to work to develop new solutions to problems; identify the source of the problem and create and test solutions.
  • Teamwork: Must be able to work as part of a team with members from different companies in developing systems, fixing problems or creating innovative solutions.

 

 

Join us at Radiant Solutions, where we are turning complex data into real-world solutions!