Sr. Systems Engineer SME

    • Qualis Corporation
  • Huntsville, AL
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 9 days ago


On Site
Full Time


Continuous improvement
Software development methodology
Verification and validation
Attention to detail
Systems engineering
Risk management
Process analysis
Project management
Design analysis
Security clearance
Data management
Configuration Management
System requirements
Embedded systems
Computer hardware
Software engineering
Amazon SES
Technical drafting

Job Details

Qualis Corporation is seeking a Senior Systems Engineering SME to provide subject matter expertise for a Department of Defense (DOD) Major Acquisition program. This candidate will provide subject matter expertise in the areas of requirements maintenance, development, and sustainment, continuous process improvement, risk management, process analysis and development, and system hardware and software life cycle sustainment and development.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Analyze system, software, and hardware specifications and interface documents
  • Provide leadership for interdisciplinary teams as required to resolve systems engineering issues.
  • Requirements design, development, maintenance, traceability and management.
  • Provide SE interface to project management as needed including planning, reporting, and tracking status to completion for all SE tasks.
  • Perform Model-Based System Engineering to support the requirements, design, analysis, verification, and validation associated with the development of complex systems.


Clearance Requirements: U.S. Citizen with an active Secret security clearance prior to start date.

Required Skills:
  • Demonstrate ability to work collaboratively with a team of SEs as well as function on multidisciplinary teams and function as a task lead.
  • Strong attention to detail and follow-through skills
  • Importing documents from various source files, creation and population of attributes, creation of link modules/link sets, and creation of links for various purposes e.g.: traceability, verification, analysis, and managing access to database
  • Engaging with Program Data Management and Configuration Management personnel to ensure processes are in alignment with program's tailored requirements
  • Experience drafting/authoring requirements and ensuring traceability from the top level through the lowest requirement.
  • Ability to ensure system requirements are aligned with all contractual requirements e.g. Performance Work Statement, Specification, SOW.
  • Strong knowledge of systems engineering processes and embedded systems
  • Expert with requirements development, traceability and embedded systems
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate complex material, both written and verbal, to teammates, management and customer representatives.
  • Ability to work under a deadline
  • Self-motivated to continually learn and improve


Qualis Corporation is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse and talented workforce who can contribute to the mission and vision of the Company. Our employees are our greatest asset and we promote a positive work environment, teamwork, professional growth, innovation, community involvement, flexible scheduling and a family-friendly work environment.

Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/Vet/Disabled and a Participant in E-Verify