Senior Systems Engineer - Huntsville, AL

  • Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation
  • Huntsville, AL, USA
  • Nov 11, 2017

Job Description

Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation

Disability Accommodation for Applicants – Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in its job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following alternative email address or phone number to contact us about your interest in employment at INTUITIVE: or Juanita Phillips, 256 922-9300 x1132. Our process is to respond and to work with the requestor to identify a workable accommodation to the application process.

Senior Systems Engineer - Huntsville, AL

Location: Huntsville, AL
Company Order Number: 1718-55HV
Job Time: Full Time
# of openings: 1

Provides system engineering experience and technology innovation to Army solutions. Manages the technical aspects of the program including the system engineering process, technical management of program progress, and the output of the technical team. Ensures all technical activities are identified, executed and documented.

Reviews and filters technology opportunities, promising activities, and technical gaps based upon projected capability needs. Coordinates the technical performance of the project through control activities including reviews, metrics data collection, identifying corrective actions and ensuring implementation. Develops and executes risk management activities.

Identifies and tracks risks associated with program interfaces, development, and integration/test activities. Reports project technical status and progress to the technical and programmatic staff. Utilizes proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite applications, as well as strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • BS degree in computer science or related technical field, or an ABET-accredited BS in Engineering
  • Minimum 9 years related experience
  • Experience developing and maintaining System Engineering artifacts for products/systems
  • Knowledge of requirements management tools (e.g. DOORS)
  • Ability to standardize and facilitate sound SE practices and process
  • Knowledge of the Army acquisition process
  • Some Travel
  • Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance

  • Army Software Quality experience
  • Knowledge of the complete Software Development process and lifecycle
  • System Engineering process and execution experience in a minimum of ACAT Level II and/or III systems

Necessary Competencies
  • Honesty, superior ethics
  • Interpersonal savvy, excellent communication skills
  • Ability to be a team player
  • Initiative
  • Positive attitude
  • Professionalism


Awards: INTUITIVE's many awards showcase our success at building a professional and well-rounded culture of excellence. Awards include Best Small and Medium Companies to Work for in the U.S. in Fortune Magazine, Huntsville Best Places to Work, National Prime Contractor of the Year Award, Best for Vets in Military Times Edge Magazine, Top 50 Companies in America for Workers over 50, Torch Award for Ethics, Family Friendly Business Award, Fit Friendly Company Award, and more. Employees take great pride in these validations of our success.

Giving Back: Giving in the community includes investment of time and effort, as well as monetary action. Very thoughtful in our choices, we focus on helping children and the elderly, as we feel they are most often overlooked. This approach results in meaningful employee involvement as we volunteer at a local school, support organizations that care for the homebound, assist groups that care for homeless children and families, support veteran organizations and activities, et al. Employee feedback shares how very rewarding such activities are.

Fun: Our natural atmosphere of camaraderie and professionalism fosters our coming together to enjoy many events, the success of which is evidenced by great turn-out, lots of fun, and wonderful feedback.

Focus on Health: Very health-conscious from the top down, we incorporate many types of health-related events and activities, resulting in positive impact on health-care cost outcomes. We are a proud winner of the Fit Friendly Company Award from the American Heart Association.

Incentives: A robust focus on recognition for performance, accomplishments, and creativity is part of our attracting and retaining skilled and talented individuals, supporting our outstanding retention rates.

Continuing Education: Close attention to the development of our employees and supporting them in many avenues of continuing education are a part of our company fabric, and result in the furthering of the caliber of our capabilities as well as the satisfaction of our employees.