• Systems Engineer

    Job Location US-MA-Pocasset
    Posted Date 3 months ago(2/1/2019 3:28 PM)
  • Overview



    Located in the U.S. and a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime, Hydroid is the world’s most trusted manufacturer of advanced Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs). Our marine robotics systems provide innovative and reliable full-picture solutions for the marine research, defense, hydrographic and offshore/energy markets. Our products represent the most advanced, diversified and field-proven family of AUVs and AUV support systems in the world.


    Hydroid employees are passionate about their work and strive to produce top-quality products and service. All products are designed and manufactured at the Hydroid facilities in Pocasset, MA.


    Lead an interdisciplinary approach to a variety of efforts relating to technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for autonomous marine systems. This person will work closely with the engineering team to transfer product definitions into verifiable specifications that result in successfully released products.


    • Work with customers (internal and external) to define product life-cycle needs, and evolve needs into system requirements using industry and Government standards
    • Performs system engineering tasking to include requirements allocation, interface definition, product requirement management, in the context of technical, schedule, and cost constraints.
    • Perform technical analyses throughout a product lifecycle to support concept development, design, fabrication, testing, installation, operation, and maintenance.
    • Generate and execute test programs for validation and verification of vehicle and model performance.
    • Contributes to the creation and maintenance of a documented and released System Engineering process to achieve Hydroid business goals.
    • 10% at sea as required.
    • 10% business travel as required.
    • Other duties as assigned.



    • BS in Engineering from four-year College or university or equivalent.
    • Minimum of 10 years related and/or training experience or equivalent combination of education and experience with design of complex systems.
    • Minimum of 5 years’ experience conducting System Engineering functions, including requirements management and system architecture design.
    • Experience with marine systems.
    • Experience with Defense acquisition policies, including DoD 5000 and related system engineering guidance
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite.
    • Experience with IBM DOORS Requirements Management software.
    • Experience with Atlassian tool suite (e.g., JIRA/Confluence).


    Desired Qualifications:

    • Experience with configuration management in a DoD environment.
    • Experience in a manufacturing environment.
    • Experience with Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) Tools (e.g., MagicDraw/Rhapsody).
    • Experience with Lean/Agile Development Methodologies (e.g., Kanban/SCRUM).
    • Experience with control systems modeling and design.
    • Proficiency with MATLAB/Simulink for Model Based Design, Simulation and Data Analysis.
    • Experience and/or training in CMMI Appraisal and Gap Assessments is a plus.
    • The ideal candidate is an individual that can work in a fast paced environment; with a high attention to detail, excellent problem solving skills, ability to multi-task and enthusiastic attitude.

    A condition of this position will require the successful Applicant to pass a government security investigation and must subsequently receive authorization to access US Department of Defense Controlled Unclassified Information (“CUI”) and potentially classified information.


    We offer a very competitive salary and an excellent benefits package including 75% company paid medical and dental insurance. The company also offers paid Life, STD, LTD, tuition reimbursement and 401K with company match, and more.


    Hydroid is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/AA/M/F/V/D Employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran and need assistance with the application process as a result of your disability please call 1-508-563-6565 or mail your request to 1 Henry Drive, Pocasset, MA 02559, Attn: Employment Application Assistance.



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