Senior System Design Engineer & Architect

Description:

The Senior System Engineer will provide deep technical leadership to the company in the area of systems architecture, system engineering and system integration, helping to ensure technical certainty while recognizing opportunity. The mission of the Senior System Engineer is to support and enable the company’s business objectives and strategies.  This will be achieved by working and collaborating with internal and external stakeholders, from management to engineers to customers and researchers, to balance and ensure that Eagle is, and is recognized as being, at the forefront of disruptive airfield, aerospace and transportation technology.

Details:

Employment Type:  Full Time

Specialty:  System Engineer & Architect

Location:  Campbellford, Ontario

Starting:  As Soon As Possible

Posted:  December 7, 2020

Please include your Resume & Cover Letter.

Responsibilities:

  1. Responsible for collaboratively developing and maintaining the overall system architecture and system design for product offerings consistent with business objectives, technology roadmaps, and contractual requirements.

  2. Provide technical oversight and input into product development activities and initiatives.

  3. Ensure that third-party development activities are adequately and appropriately defined and specified to ensure that product development is completed on time, to spec and within budget.

  4. In conjunction with the project engineer, ensure that tasks assigned to a third-party developer are consistent with the capacity and competencies of that developer. As required the Senior System Engineer will cultivate new third-party developer relationships to address development gaps.

  5. Manage Eagle’s internal team of Engineers, Designers and Technical Support Staff.

  6. Provide subject matter expertise with respect to ongoing technical trends and developments in the area expertise, whether derived from internal or 3rd party activities.

  7. Support Senior Management, Operations, and Program activities by informally and formally providing / sharing your technical insights, knowledge and experience.

  8. Support the company’s business development and sales activities through ‘sale engineering.’

  9. Support bid and proposal activities of the company by leading the in the development of technical proposals, authoring key technical volumes of proposals, and assisting the business development team in win strategies and their execution.

  10. Provide oversight and support to the project engineer in:

  • Managing and communicating internally, and externally, system and product requirements on booked and proposed solutions.

  • Providing timely and accurate reporting on the status of technology and product developments.

  • Supporting program and product management activities by maintaining and communicating development estimates and estimates to complete.

11. ​Assume secondary responsibilities in other functional areas as may be
      periodically be assigned.

Position Requirements:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Information Systems

  • Minimum 10+ years systems engineering experience

  • Strong preference for an applicant with a Professional Engineering (P.Eng) designation

  • Competence with:

  • Mechanical Engineering fundamentals

  • Mechatronics

  • Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning experience

  • Optics experience

  • Fluid Dynamics knowledge

  • Big Data analytics

  • Software as a Service

  • Exceptional analytical, conceptual and troubleshooting abilities

  • Experience conducting technology, trends, standards and products research

  • Solid track record in prioritizing and executing tasks when under extreme pressure

  • Ability to communicate complex technical information to various parties including non-technical members of the organization.

  • Excellent presentation and communication skills both verbal and written.

  • Demonstrated collaborative work style with the ability to effectively work with all levels of the organization.

  • Ability to follow through and complete overlapping projects while adhering to critical deadlines.

  • High level of critical and logical thinking, analysis, and/or reasoning to identify underlying principles, reasons, or facts.

  • Health sciences related engineering experience an asset.

Team Eagle Ltd. provides for a dynamic, fun and generous work environment, including:

  • Profit sharing program

  • Competitive Wage and Group Benefit program
     

If you are looking for a challenge and like to work in a positive and rewarding environment, this opportunity may be right for you.

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified candidates. Accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process are available upon request.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those being considered will be contacted.