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Our success starts with our team.

WGS Systems is committed to recruiting the brightest and most talented individuals in the market today. Our people are the number one reason for our growth and success.

The WGS Systems culture is one that feeds on precision and agility. To excel here you must appreciate the challenge and experience that comes with working on some of the most exciting systems in the field today.

Are you up to the challenge? Send us your resume today!

Open Positions

Intermediate Mechanical Engineer

 

Position Description:  WGS Systems is looking for Mechanical Engineers with varying experiences and backgrounds in aerospace and defense electronic system and product design, and fabrication, to join our company in Frederick, Maryland.

Responsibilities:

  • Airborne platform integration, including mounting interfaces, cooling provisions and cable design and routing
  • System interface definition, coordination and compliance, including mechanical, thermal, electrical interfaces
  • Generation of 3-D CAD models of racks and enclosures using PTC Creo
  • Mass properties and geometric analysis
  • Thermal analysis and design for electronics components and systems
  • Structural and thermal analysis of electronics components and systems
  • Mechanical tolerance analysis
  • Close interaction with aircraft and multiple engineering disciplines
  • Direction of project design/drafting and documentation efforts
  • Provide engineering support to prime contractors
  • Planning and coordination of hardware development, fabrication, assembly and laboratory testing
  • Proposal writing, concept preparation and trade studies

Requirements:

  • BSME degree with at least 5 years of applicable experience or MSME with 3 years of applicable electromechanical design experience.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and drive the mechanical design from concept to deployment.
  • Experience generating and maintaining project schedules and have effective communication, report writing, and presentation skills.
  • Proven success interacting with multiple engineering disciplines as well as customer and subcontractor representatives.
  • Ability to quickly determine design viability well as developing computer simulations and analyses of the sensor various electromechanical systems.
  • Prior experience with ground and airborne systems. WGS Systems, LLC specializes in electronic product development and in the integration of sensor and processing systems for prime contractors and the government, with focus in airborne sensor and mission systems integration.
  • Candidate must be a United States citizen and will be required to obtain and government security clearance.
Intermediate Electrical Engineer

Position Description: WGS Systems, LLC, is looking for a dynamic and self-motivated Electrical Engineer who will be involved in the development of advanced sensor systems on airborne reconnaissance and surveillance platforms for the United States government and international customers.

The qualified candidate must be capable of performing system definition, system design, integration and test, and verification and validation of the completed systems.  The candidate must also be capable of performing methodical troubleshooting of complex sensor systems including: networked computer subsystems, airborne data links, imagery sensors (electro-optical and infrared), ground moving target and synthetic aperture radars, radio signal collection systems, and other special sensor technologies.

Required Experience:

  • Expertise in any of the following technical areas:
    • Signals collection and processing,
    • Imagery collection and processing,
    • RF and communications,
    • RADAR, and
    • Systems integration onto collection platforms.
  • System design and interface control,
  • Performance simulation and modeling,
  • Integration, troubleshooting, and system testing,
  • Verification and validation of systems to customer requirements.

Responsibilities:

  • Requirements management,
  • System design and integration into the airborne systems,
  • System Power Budget development,
  • Detail design of wiring harnesses and cable assemblies,
  • Oversight and management of system integration and test activities,
  • Development of test plans and other related system engineering documents,
  • Interfacing with program management, customers, and customer representatives,
  • Developing and presenting requirements, designs, plans, and results to customers and end-users,
  • Supporting troubleshooting and maintenance planning for fielded systems.

Qualified candidates must have:

  • BS/MS in electrical, computer engineering; mathematics, or physics,
  • United States of America citizenship,
  • Current secret clearance, or the ability to acquire a U.S. Department of Defense security clearance,
  • 6+ years of direct experience in electrical engineering, with at least 3 years of experience with airborne systems,
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills,
  • Use of design tools such as Visio, OrCAD, AutoCAD, or equivalent.
  • Modeling and simulation in MATLAB is preferred,
  • Ability to work independently, and also within an engineering team of varying disciplines.

Work environment:

  • Work will be performed in an office environment, in aircraft hangars, and on-board aircraft,
  • Testing will require the candidate to fly on government owned and operated aircraft,
  • A majority of the work will be performed in Frederick, Maryland, with work in other locations in the greater Baltimore, Maryland/Washington, D.C. area expected,
  • Occasional travel will be required.
Intermediate Electrical Engineer - Embedded Firmware

Position Description: WGS Systems, LLC, is looking for a dynamic and self-motivated Electrical Engineer (Embedded Firmware) who will be involved in the development of advanced sensor systems on airborne reconnaissance and surveillance platforms for the United States government and international customers.

The qualified candidate must be capable of performing system definition, system design, integration and test, and verification and validation of the completed systems.  The candidate must also be capable of performing methodical troubleshooting of complex sensor systems including: networked computer subsystems, airborne data links, imagery sensors (electro-optical and infrared), ground moving target and synthetic aperture radars, radio signal collection systems, and other special sensor technologies.

Required Experience:

  • Expertise in any of the following technical areas:
    • Digital Signal Processing,
    • Imagery Processing,
    • Embedded Firmware (VHDL)
      • Implementation
      • Test Beds
      • Familiarity with XILINX Family of FPGAs
    • Software Defined Radio (SDR) Applications
  • Algorithm development
  • System design and interface control,
  • Performance simulation and modeling,
  • Integration, troubleshooting, and system testing,
  • Verification and validation of systems to customer requirements.

Responsibilities:

  • Firmware Design and Implementation
  • Design Documentation
  • Requirements management,
  • System design and integration into the airborne systems,
  • Oversight and management of integration and test activities,
  • Development of test plans and other related engineering documents,
  • Interfacing with program management, customers, and customer representatives,
  • Developing and presenting requirements, designs, plans, and results to customers and end-users,
  • Supporting troubleshooting and maintenance planning for fielded systems.

Qualified candidates must have:

  • BS/MS in electrical, computer engineering; mathematics, or physics,
  • United States of America citizenship,
  • Current secret clearance, or the ability to acquire a U.S. Department of Defense security clearance,
  • 6+ years of direct experience in electrical engineering, with at least 3 years of experience with airborne systems,
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills,
  • Use of design tools such as XILINX ISE or equivalent.
  • Modeling and simulation in MATLAB is preferred,
  • Ability to work independently, and also within an engineering team of varying disciplines.

Work environment:

  • Work will be performed in an office environment, in aircraft hangars, and on-board aircraft,
  • Testing will require the candidate to fly on government owned and operated aircraft,
  • A majority of the work will be performed in Frederick, Maryland, with work in other locations in the greater Baltimore, Maryland/Washington, D.C. area expected,
  • Occasional travel will be required.
Intermediate / Senior Systems Engineer

Position Description: WGS Systems, LLC, is looking for a dynamic and self-motivated Systems Engineer who will be involved in the development of advanced sensor systems on airborne reconnaissance and surveillance platforms for the United States government and international customers.

The qualified candidate must be capable of performing system definition, system design, integration and test, and verification and validation of the completed systems.  The candidate must also be capable of performing methodical troubleshooting of complex sensor systems including: networked computer subsystems, airborne data links, imagery sensors (electro-optical and infrared), ground moving target and synthetic aperture radars, radio signal collection systems, and other special sensor technologies.

Required Experience:

  • Expertise in any of the following technical areas:
    • Signals collection and processing,
    • Imagery collection and processing,
    • RF and communications,
    • RADAR, and
    • Systems integration onto collection platforms.
  • System design and interface control,
  • Performance simulation and modeling,
  • Integration, troubleshooting, and system testing,
  • Verification and validation of systems to customer requirements.

Responsibilities:

  • Requirements management,
  • System design and integration into the airborne systems,
  • Oversight and management of system integration and test activities,
  • Development of test plans and other related system engineering documents,
  • Interfacing with program management, customers, and customer representatives,
  • Developing and presenting requirements, designs, plans, and results to customers and end-users,
  • Supporting troubleshooting and maintenance planning for fielded systems.

Qualified candidates must have:

  • BS/MS in electrical, mechanical, or computer engineering; mathematics, or physics,
  • United States of America citizenship,
  • Current secret clearance, or the ability to acquire a U.S. Department of Defense security clearance,
  • 6+ years of direct experience in system engineering and development, with at least 3 years of experience with airborne systems,
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills,
  • Use of design tools such as Visio, OrCAD, AutoCAD, or equivalent.
  • Modeling and simulation in MATLAB is preferred,
  • Ability to work independently, and also within an engineering team of varying disciplines.

Work Environment:

  • Work will be performed in an office environment, in aircraft hangars, and on-board aircraft,
  • Testing will require the candidate to fly on government owned and operated aircraft,
  • A majority of the work will be performed in Hagerstown and Frederick, Maryland, with work in other locations in the greater Baltimore, Maryland/Washington, D.C. area expected,
  • Occasional travel will be required.
Senior Software Engineer

Position Description: WGS Systems, LLC is seeking a Senior Software Engineer with varying experience and backgrounds in computer programming for aerospace and defense system and product development to join our team in Frederick, MD.

Responsibilities:

  • System software requirements definition, coordination and compliance, including functional, interface and communications specifications
  • System software architecture design and modeling
  • Data communications and networking architecture design
  • Design and develop flexible and powerful APIs to support higher level software system integration
  • Perform system modeling of throughput, processor load and memory utilization
  • Develop fast and efficient software for sensor control, data processing, data management, and graphical user interfaces in C/C++, Java and related programming languages
  • Efficiently incorporate scientific algorithms to perform signal processing, image processing, data fusion and related processing
  • Develop test plans and system compliance and acceptance programs for all developed software programs and systems

Minimum Requirements:

  • BSCS or equivalent degree with at least 4 years of applicable experience or MS degree with 3 years applicable software development experience
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and drive the system design from concept to deployment
  • Experience generating and maintaining project schedules and have effective communication, report writing and presentation skills
  • Experience in object oriented design and programming
  • Experience in the development of embedded software using Linux, MS Windows, VX Works or equivalent operating systems
  • Experience in developing graphical user interfaces in Linux, MS Windows or equivalent operating systems
  • Basic system administration of computers and computer networks
  • Prior experience with ground, airborne or equivalent sensor systems.  WGS Systems specialized in electronic product development and in the integration of sensor and processing systems for prime contractors and the government, with focus in airborne sensor and mission systems integration
  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen and will be required to obtain and maintain and government security clearance

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WGS is an equal opportunity employer and we offer competitive benefits. If you are ready for your next challenge, apply today.