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The Draper Laboratory Embedded Systems Engineering Division is seeking a systems engineer to lead multidisciplinary teams to develop and deliver highly reliable and safety critical systems. These programs provide technology-intensive systems for Draper’s Customers that require hardware and software systems to have high reliability in safety critical situations.
A successful candidate will be expected to perform systems engineering and engineering task management functions as well as support business development activities and proposal preparation. The individual will be expected to participate in a full scope of system development activities, from identification of customer and stakeholder needs, definition of concept solutions and analysis of alternatives, development planning and execution, test, and delivery.
Applicants must have the following key qualifications:
Applicants selected for this position will be required to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance.