Lead Systems Engineer
We are searching for an experienced Lead Systems Engineer at our Newport, RI location.
SEACORP is a veteran-founded business based in Middletown, Rhode Island. Founded in 1981, we have been providing services to the U.S. Navy for over 40 years. Our core business is providing systems, software, and hardware engineering services, as well as test and evaluation services to the Navy, chiefly for submarine electronic systems. We have enjoyed steady, planned growth for over three decades, and have grown to over 450 people with operations in multiple states. Our strength lies in our highly trained and professional staff who consistently exceed customer expectations.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
SEACORP is seeking a Systems Engineer to oversee the creation of simulation software requirements, design, and development within a defined hardware/network configuration with associated constraints. Duties include managing the development cycle associated with producing a resilient, high performance solution including: specification, design, coding, testing and maintenance.
Successful candidates must have strong engineering, software architecture and software simulation modeling skillset to be applied to simulation system product development used for Naval training purposes. Engineering initiatives require the ability to read and write requirements specifications and to break down high level requirements/tasks/problems into detailed requirements. Specification includes mathematical modelling, software processing and associated timing, interfaces to objects, processes and subsystems and relationships to other components.
Candidate should possess the practical ability to approximate complex systems/processes/behaviors in order to develop models of sufficient fidelity to meet requirements mindful of resource utilization. A balanced approach towards mathematical modelling and computational requirements is essential.
Candidate must have organizational skills and communications skills to work in a team environment towards project goals which include multiple product deliveries/schedules. Candidate should have the ability to tailor communications to an audience ranging from high level management, senior engineers, and junior programmers.
Work Environment & Physical Demands:
Sitting, standing, extended periods of time using a mouse and keyboard and looking at computer screens. Infrequent lifting of
Education: A Bachelor's Degree in an Engineering discipline is required.
Experience: 7+ years of related experience is required. Experience with object-oriented design and development is essential and C++ capability is highly preferred. Experience with inter-object/process/network node communication mechanisms and network design is required.
Clearance Required: Secret
Successful candidates will enjoy competitive wages and a very rich benefit program, including:
Medical Benefits:Choice of two medical programs through Blue Cross & Blue Shield for you and your spouse or domestic partner; as well as your dependent children up to the age of 26. With access to participate in a choice (plan-specific) of Healthcare Accounts, either: A Health Savings Account (HSA) designed to help individuals save for medical and retiree health expenses on a tax-advantaged basis or a Flexible Spending Account (FSA) designed to help individuals save on eligible healthcare expenses by using pre-tax dollars.
Dependent Care Benefits:An FSA to pay for items such as daycare/nanny fees, day camp, and eldercare expenses when certain conditions are met.
Dental Benefits:A best in class Dental Insurance Plan, which offers coverage for checkups and cleanings, x-rays, fillings, orthodontia, and more.
Vision Benefits:An excellent Vision Benefit providing discounts and allowances for prescription glasses and contact lenses.
Retirement Benefits: A qualified 401(k) Retirement Savings Account with a generous employer matching contribution up to 8% of your eligible compensation. We offer a variety of investment options so that each employee can customize their portfolio according to their own investment style and free investment advising provided by a well-respected financial firm to help employees make critical retirement planning decisions. Our plan allows for rollover contributions from your previous employers and after-tax (Roth) contributions, all within IRS guidelines.
Life Insurance Benefits:We provide employer paid Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance equal to your annual salary. In addition, Supplemental coverage is available for yourself, your spouse or domestic partner, and your dependent children as well as Supplemental Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance.
Additional Benefits: Tuition Reimbursement and Time-Off Benefits - Ten (10) Paid Holidays per year, and a generous Paid Time Off (PTO) policy to ensure that you can take time away from work for the things that are most important to you.
We welcome you to apply for this exciting opportunity to support us in our mission to provide superior engineering support to the U.S. Navy.
SEACORP is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with all applicable federal, state and local fair employment practices laws. SEACORP strictly prohibits and does not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants or any other covered persons because of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, ethnicity, sex, gender (including gender nonconformity and status as a transgender or transsexual individual), age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, citizenship, past, current or prospective service in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state or local law.
Interested parties may apply here