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Systems Engineer

REQ: REQ-125104 Engineering

Panasonic Avionics Corporation
  • Lake Forest, CA, United States
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Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform requirements analysis, requirements definition including allocations to lower level (subsystem, elements, and components), requirements management and interface definition.
  • Research, design and develop systems, in conjunction with software and hardware product development, applying principles and techniques of systems engineering, modeling and simulation and analysis
  • Review the technical requirements and determine if the requirements are clear and unambiguous, achievable, measurable and will meet the application intended for the product.
  • Negotiate requirements changes, if required
  • Perform detailed functional and performance analysis for the system, subsystem or system elements and develop related recommendations and technical information for system interoperability and architecture impacts.
  • Research and analyze data, such as vendor products, COTS components, specifications, and manuals to determine feasibility of design or applications.
  • Perform detailed analysis and trade studies using the appropriate standards and author briefings, technical reports, and strategy papers for senior leadership.

Required Skills

  • 7+ years (as a Systems Engineer) demonstrated engineering leadership experience with proven track record, including experience with communications system engineering.
  • Knowledgeable with satellite and antenna communication technology is required. Basic knowledge of signal radiation and antenna pattern theory is desired.
  • Experience in systems engineering functions including interface definition, requirements management and technical risk management
  • Understanding of systems engineering concepts, principles, and theories.
  • Understanding of architectures, margins, and allocation of requirements to systems and subsystem levels.
  • Experience in SE process development and deployment.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively work with and communicate with all levels of management and individual contributors on the program team
  • Experience with requirement management tool such as DOORS and/or Jama.
  • Familiarity with military, FCC, FAA, and other industry standards.
  • Knowledge of aircraft systems.

Desired Skills

  • A background in telecommunications, wireless and IEEE 802.11 networking.
  • Solid working experience with Linux, Unix, Windows Server 2007/ 2013 operating systems
  • Working knowledge of TCP/IP, IEEE 802.3 Ethernet MAC Networking protocols and standards, routing (OSPF, RIPv2,) site to site IPSec VPNs, multicast, testing of IP based Layer 2 and Layer 3 devices, applications and QoS (DSCP values)
  • Experience with the configuration and operation of SNMP,SNMP OIDs, SNMP Traps, SNMP Set/Gets, Netflow and Syslog.
  • Experience with internet optimization products/appliances such as caching, pre-fetch, compression, and others. Experience with Riverbed WAN Optimization products a plus
  • Experience with designing, implementing and managing a complex environment of satellite and wireless network management tools


B.S. (MS Preferred) in Aerospace Engineering, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, or Math.

Panasonic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law or company policy.  All qualified individuals are required to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. Pre-employment drug testing is required for safety-sensitive positions or as may otherwise be required by contract or law. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only be able to respond to candidates of interest. All candidates must have valid authorization to work in the U.S. Thank you for your interest in Panasonic Avionics Corporation. 


REQ: REQ-125104 Engineering

  • Lake Forest, CA, United States
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