ATSS is looking for a Systems Engineer for a government program client on the Gulf Coast in Florida.
Systems Engineer that assists in the development of the design, integration, and management of the detailed design effort. Responsible for developing processes/procedures and the implementation using a rigorous systems engineering approach. Collaborate with the engineering team and other departments to take the lead to translate between the two to facilitate the achievement of a successful system. The systems engineer will also work throughout each stage of the given system or process, from design and development to validation and operations, onto quantitative risk assessment, often focusing on performance, testing, scheduling, and cost.

Regular attendance at work and the ability to work flexible hours, including overtime, and weekends when necessary.
Assist Government Project Engineering Manager in resolving issues regarding day-to-day operations.
Assist Government Project Engineering Manager in meeting production schedule, maintaining resources and training needs within the Dept.
Provide system integration support for the detailed design of the government project design.
Oversee the Requirements Traceability Verification Matrix (RVTM) for government project development in accordance with contract specifications and ABS NVR and other required specifications.
Prepare reports and metrics on government project development progress.
Maintain, manage, and resolve integration and system engineering issues.
Apply standard design principles and theories to complete assignments.
Look for opportunities to improve efficiency within engineering and engineering’s integration with other departments.
Develop methods to leverage tools to improve access to information and tracking.
Formalize processes and procedures to manage and steer the design effort. This includes Configurations Control, Document Control, VFI Management, Earned Value, Sub-contractor Management, Engineering planning, and scheduling, etc.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Supervisory Responsibilities
Responsibilities may include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work. Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-area and overnight travel may be required.
Reporting Relationship
This position will report to the Government Project Engineering Manager.
Job Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering, Engineering Technology, or similar discipline, and 5+ years cumulative experience in the industry. Experience on a maritime vessel is preferred but not required. An equivalent combination of education or experience may be considered.
Intermediate-level Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook experience required. Ability to read and interpret documents such as general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from senior management, employees, and the public. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, verbal or diagram form. Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, display attention to detail, and function as a team player.
Other Requirements:
A combination of government and shipyard experience in large government shipbuilding (design/build) programs is preferred, other major defense programs will be considered. Experience working within Earned Value Management System is a strong plus.
U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Resident Card required.
Active security clearance preferred, eligible for security clearance required.
Working Conditions