Senior Systems Engineer

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Business Unit:

Cubic Transportation Systems

Company Details:

Cubic offers an opportunity to provide innovative technology for government and commercial customers around the globe, helping to solve their future problems today. We’re the leading integrator of payment and information technology and services for intelligent travel solutions worldwide, and the leading provider of realistic combat training systems, secure communications and networking and highly specialized support services for military and security forces of the U.S. and allied nations. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and thrive in an innovative environment, we want to talk to you about your next role at Cubic! We are seeking employees inspired by technology, and motivated by the rewards of hard work, commitment, teamwork, quality, integrity, and respect. We invite you to explore opportunities with Cubic.

Job Details:

The Role

The Senior Systems Engineer provides technical leadership and systems engineering management relating to the lifecycle of products. They apply systems engineering principles, processes and skills to systematically convert customer needs into total systems solutions.

Candidates from the following backgrounds with demonstrable abilities to onboard rapidly to a new role with high degrees of competence and effectiveness are also encouraged to apply:

  • Applicants with a project management background or senior business analysts seeking to get involved in more technical aspects of engineering.
  • Applicants with substantial software architecture, software engineering or system test careers at a senior level seeking to work in the complementary areas of engineering such as at the front end of projects and in requirements lifecycle and system definition.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Elicit, clarify, define and develop and manage system requirements
  • Perform analyses and trade studies as necessary to aid in the selection of system concepts
  • Integrate specialty engineering disciplines into a project team
  • Direct a project team to define and document the system architecture and design
  • Influence hardware and software designs to ensure compliance with requirements and system Design
  • Work closely with other engineering disciplines to coordinate and integrate system elements and interfaces to enable integrated teams and project cohesion
  • Perform technical risk management activities
  • Lead engineering activities for development of new business proposals, and preparation of associated cost rationale for change/new business of up to large scope, cost and risk.

About You:

  • 5- 7 years of formal Systems Engineering experience or 2-4 years with an applicable Master’s degree working in a software driven technology environment
  • 5+ years of experience working engineering projects involving complex systems
  • 5+ years directing teams on system definition
  • Formal Systems Engineering/Solution Architecture Experience
  • Familiarity with Software Development Life Cycles using both Waterfall and Agile approaches
  • Aware of software development best practice and able to apply standards and procedures effectively
  • Familiarity with expressing system designs using UML
  • Extensive level of awareness of budget, schedule and quality in relation to project deliverables from a technical planning and execution perspective.

The successful candidate will possess a pragmatic result driven attitude to achieve results of the highest standards. They will also be highly adaptable and able to react swiftly in a dynamic business environment

Worker Type:


Posted 30+ Days Ago

Full time


About Us

Cubic Corporation is the parent company of two major businesses, Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS) and Cubic Mission and Performance Solutions (CMPS).

At Cubic Mission and Performance Solutions (CMPS) we provide networked Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) capabilities for defense, intelligence, security and commercial missions and is a leading provider of live, virtual, constructive and game-based (LVC-G) training solutions for the U.S. and allied forces.

Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS) is a leading integrator of payment, information technology and services for intelligent travel solutions. Our mission is "Intelligent travel made real," it means that CTS empowers people on the move, throughout the world, by applying intelligent systems to address the serious problems of demand and congestion. Today we have leading products in fare collection, mobile, traffic control and traffic management.

As our world and our customers look to recover and reopen in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are committed to advance transportation's role in creating resilient cities that promote excellence, prosperity and equity. While there are meaningful challenges in the short term, our customers' needs to address mobility challenges with innovative technology remain a priority and a necessity. We are forging ahead with our roadmap to deliver revolutionary transport management solutions to cities around the globe. We prioritise product development and this, alongside our existing market-leading portfolio of traffic solutions positions us well to tackle these challenges.

Cubic is proud to have a presence in over 60 countries and employ over 6,000 people worldwide. We are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer. We are committed to ensuring a workplace free of discrimination based on race, color, religion, age, disability, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, military or veteran status, and any other basis protected by applicable law. 

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