Principal System Engineer

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University of Dayton Research Institute
Dayton, OH, United States

Phone: 9372292779
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Principal System Engineer


Dayton, OH 

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You: A talented professional that wants to make a difference in a growing, innovative and collaborative organization where everyone is treated with respect and their efforts are recognized.

University of Dayton Research Institute: A national leader in scientific and engineering research and development, voted by our employees as a Best Place to Work. For over 65 years, we have been supporting government, industry and nonprofit customers in achieving their goals to solve their hardest problems or develop groundbreaking products. UDRI also contributes to the University’s missions of education, research and public service through collaborative research programs involving students, faculty and external partners. We are a growing organization with 750 employees and $180 million in annual sponsored research, but our team members enjoy a small-business sense of camaraderie and respect across all levels of the organization. We operate with the highest level of integrity and believe that we succeed when our employees succeed. Join UDRI and become a valued contributor to our mission and let your talents shine!

We are seeking an experienced systems engineer to support multiple programs, develop a more robust systems engineering cadre, and lead our model-based system engineering development. The successful candidate will be self-driven, an excellent communicator, have a penchant for mentoring, and have a strong background in model-based engineering in industry applications. The position will support multiple clients, primarily government.

Minimum Qualifications
- Bachelor's of Science in an engineering field
- 12+ years experience in systems engineering application
- Strong written communication skills
- Demonstrated experience in model based system engineering
- Demonstrated successful experience in systems engineering across multiple industry leaders
- Demonstrated successful experience in Cameo
- Demonstrated successful experience developing solutions architectures
- Demonstrated successful experience in requirements management
- US Citizen and must be able to obtain security clearance

Preferred Qualifications
While not everyone may possess all of the preferred qualifications, the ideal candidate will
bring many of the following:
- Masters of Science in an engineering field
- 20+ years experience in systems engineering application
- Demonstrated strong verbal communicator
- Demonstrated successful experience with digital thread/digital twin
- Passionate about mentoring the next generation of system engineers
- Strong team player
- Experience supporting programs for DoD, DoE, and other government agencies
- Software development experience

Informed by its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Informed by this commitment, we seek to increase diversity, achieve equitable outcomes, and model inclusion across our campus community. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, we will not discriminate against minorities, women, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity.