Senior Software Systems Engineer

  • Kforce Technology
  • Pleasant Grove, UT, United States
  • Jul 22, 2021

Job Description


Kforce has a client in need of a Software Systems Engineer in Pleasant Grove, UT. Summary: The Software Systems Engineer will be responsible for developing requirements, integration plans, and test plans for products developed by development teams, as well as planning and the efficient execution of Integration Validation and Verification (IVV) process. The Systems Engineer will support products throughout the life cycle and will attend technical meetings with the team members and product managers to fully cover all aspects of the system life cycle. The candidate will apply best system engineering practices to guarantee the adherence to defined requirements and quality standards with adequate traceability. Key Responsibilities:
  • Software Systems Engineer will be driving and refining processes, while analyzing the system of systems within the existing and future products
  • Accurate translation of customer/mission needs into well-defined technical requirements as well as well-defined system architectures
  • Technical interface between Product Manager, Project Manager/Coordinator, and Engineering teams; Software Systems Engineer will interface with Product Manager and end-users (on a need basis) regarding architecture capabilities, requirements, and use cases to develop and decompose product life-cycle updates
  • Execution of system engineering tasks and processes to ensure technical integrity of the system throughout the life cycle of the product; The responsibility shall include, but not be limited to, development of concept of operations, requirements, architecture design, interface control, system integration, test strategy & test plan, validation, and verification
  • Perform functional analysis, requirement validation & verification, technical planning, and management
  • Software Systems Engineers perform trade studies and system analysis with modeling, and simulations
  • Support risk assessment and risk mitigation

Job Requirements:


  • BS or MS degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Physics
  • 4 years of demonstrated engineering experience in multidisciplinary product development
  • Strong ability to solve problems in logic, mathematics, and engineering
  • Solid understanding of System Engineering development life cycle and change management process
  • Experience with System-of-Systems - working with multiple software systems, with a preference to how they integrate with software systems
  • Experience in systems engineering functions: concept of operations development, requirements management, and integration, verification, and validation (IVV)
  • Write and conduct integration tests and verification plans
  • Experience working in an agile development environment and being part of a highly integrated team collaborating with hardware and software engineering teams
  • Experience working with project management and requirements management tools
  • Working experience in a scripting language; Python, C/C++, or MATLAB preferred
  • Working experience in Linux environments
  • Applicants must be fully authorized to work within the U.S. without sponsorship
Desired Skills:
  • Experience working with system-of-systems
  • Experience in testing, verifying, and integrating software and hardware systems
  • Experience doing field work
  • Experience with Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) using Enterprise software and JIRA or similar tools
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.