Systems Engineer

Electrical engineering, MILSATCOM, Systems engineering, Satellite telecommunications, SATCOM, Systems Integration, Aerospace Engineering
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

Systems Engineer 

El Segundo, CA


Brief Description

ZIN Technologies, Inc. is seeking a Systems Engineer to join our team at our customer’s location in El Segundo, CA. This position will provide systems engineering support in our El Segundo office to develop and maintain the enterprise and program technical requirements baseline, including program system specifications and interface requirements. This position supports Systems Engineering & Integration activities in a multidisciplinary and collaborative environment.

The MILSATCOM Systems Engineering, Integration, and Test (MSEIT) effort provides leading edge Systems Engineering & Integration (SE&I) for the Air Force’s Space and Missiles System Center. We support the Air Force’s acquisition of state-of-the-art Military Satellite Communications systems, providing global secure, survivable, and protected communications for our nation’s warfighters. We seek technical individuals who will thrive in a highly collaborative work environment of small teams, using the most modern tools and methodologies to tackle the challenges of integrating complex space and ground communications systems.


A relevant Bachelor’s Degree, citizenship, and the ability to obtain a Government Security clearance are required for the position.



  • Manage the enterprise and program technical requirements
  • Ensure traceability of requirements to program system specifications and interface requirements
  • Interface with stakeholders and external customers to coordinate requirements changes
  • Design and develop Engineering models of satellite communications systems with algorithms and process flows
  • Coordinate and perform Engineering analysis using satellite communications engineering tools and analysis utilities



  • 4+ years of work or internship experience in a collaborative team environment developing technical baseline or using engineering applications and simulation models
  • Experience with space or aeronautical systems engineering & integration programs and projects
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • The ability to obtain a Secret Clearance is required to be considered for this position



  • Experience with communication satellite/terminal performance analyses, link budgets and interfaces
  • Experience with military satellite communication
  • Master's degree in Electrical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering
  • Academic emphasis in communications systems


About Us

ZIN Technologies, Inc. is an award-winning AS 9100 registered small disadvantaged business (SDB) headquartered in Northeast Ohio.  Established in 1957, ZIN is a leader in providing advanced engineering services and product development solutions for NASA, DoD and private industry.

ZIN provides full lifecycle development of aerospace systems including design, development, engineering, integration, test, evaluation, orbital operations, systems modeling, simulation, verification, and validation. The flight hardware lifecycle spans concept definition, design, development, fabrication, verification, integration, launch, operations, and data processing. 

We offer expertise in multi-discipline engineering, system and product development, production, and research and technology development. ZIN'S engineering capabilities include systems, mechanical, electrical, fluids, propulsion, structural, thermal, integration and test.

ZIN has a strong heritage in the areas of Space Operations including payload operations, space communications, navigation and network reconfigurable testbed. ZIN supports exploration systems (ORION, SLS, ISS, commercial vehicles) and space technologies (advanced communications, power, propulsion, cryogenics). 

Our award-winning 250+ person organization consists of scientists, engineers, designers, and technicians.  ZIN employs an integrated performance-based management approach, providing experienced people, proven processes and tools and exceptional cost, schedule, and technical performance while identifying and managing program and project risks.

Offering Unsurpassed Product, Process and Service:

  • Prime contractor
  • Sub-contractor
  • Product manufacturer
  • Value-added service provider


Company Benefits and Programs

In addition to competitive salaries, ZIN offers excellent benefits to our associates, including medical, vision, and dental insurance; short- and long-term disability; life insurance; paid leave and paid holidays; 401(k) retirement plan (immediate vesting); education and training reimbursement; professional development opportunities; employee assistance program; flexible spending plans; credit union membership; and direct deposit.


ZIN-Technologies, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer


Dice Id : 91099345
Position Id : 6852007
Originally Posted : 6 months ago
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