2017-81 Systems Engineer

Koam Engineering Systems, Inc. (KES Inc.) is an employee owned small business specializing in technology innovation and systems integration by combining innovative products and reliable engineering services. Headquartered in San Diego, California and with offices in Gig Harbor, WA KES provides services globally in systems engineering & technical assistance, requirements analysis, software design & development, systems integration & testing, independent verification & validation, and operational & logistic support.

Position Summary:

The Systems Engineer will be responsible for conducting the engineering analysis, designing solutions to system obsolete hardware and providing all appropriate documentation and drawings associated with delivery for production. Will assist design team to perform, prepare, review, analyze, and modify system designs, technical documents and data packages for Tactical Data Link (TDL) systems to ensure customer requirements are satisfied. Will participate in integrated product teams and engineering/design reviews.

Responsibilities:

·         The Systems Engineer will be responsible for conducting the engineering analysis, designing solutions to system obsolete hardware and providing all appropriate documentation and drawings associated with delivery for production.

·         Will assist design team to perform, prepare, review, analyze, and modify system designs, technical documents and data packages for Tactical Data Link (TDL)/ Common Data Link (CDL) systems to ensure customer requirements are satisfied. Will participate in integrated product teams and engineering/design reviews.

 

Experience:

This Engineer must have experience with test, analysis, and troubleshooting of complex communications hardware problems for development and/or modification to C4I system hardware components. This Engineer must also have recent relevant experience in design, installation, integration, and testing of complex communications systems. Candidate must have the ability to operate effectively in a team environment as well as independently and provide direct interface with customers. Familiarity with TDL/CDL and satellite communications, power supplies, and encryption devices desired.  Experience with commercial and militarized documentation and configuration management. Five

or more years in a C5I or C4I-SR military or DoD environment performing system validation and repair.  Experience with Tactical Data Links and military networks a plus.  Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

·      Minimum of a Bachelor of Science degree from recognized University and/or should have          at least equivalent years of experience working with complex communications systems              and equipment.

·      COMPTIA Security+ certification desired.  Certified at DoDINST 8570.01M IAT Level I ideal.

·      Desired DoD Security Clearance at a Secret level or higher within the past 24 months.

At KES, we offer a comprehensive and valuable benefits program to our employees and their families some of these benefits include but are not limited to:

·         Customizable Medical/Dental/Vision Coverage

·         Life and AD&D Insurance

·         401(k) Plan

·         Prevailing Wage Plan (Retirement Plan)

·         Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) - (Discretionary Plan)

·         Education Assistance

·         Paid Time Off

 

Since 1995, KES continues to foster the entrepreneurial spirit of a growing small business that focuses on the needs of its customers and employees and serves to provide a rewarding and challenging career.  KES offers a competitive salary and full range of benefits. KES, Inc. is an EEO/AA Employer committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce.