Systems Engineer
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
El Segundo, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Bachelor's Degree (Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Math, related field)
  • 2+ years of applied experience with engineering projects and system design
  • Ability to recognize project risk, scope creep, and missing critical requirements
  • Familiarity with the execution and labor breakdown of engineering projects; well-versed in the required skills to execute engineering projects involving end-to-end electrical system design
  • Familiarity with project engineering tools like Smartsheet, Confluence, Jira, or Mavenlink; ability to implement low-overhead systems track work and effort
  • High level of organization and excellent technical communications skills
  • Master's degree (Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Math, related field)
  • Working experience in highly technical electrical engineering project management capacity, spanning a range of products and industries (e.g., aerospace, automotive, industrial, consumer electronics, etc.)
  • Experience with electrical engineering design work and strong knowledge of embedded systems, firmware, power electronics, analog control and discrete logic design, as well as related mechanical systems and packaging for aerospace, automotive, and/or consumer electronics products
  • Experience with aerospace and EMI/EMC standards and knowledge of radiation effects
  • Experience with automated test systems or qualification testing for aerospace or automotive
  • Familiarity with Python and/or MATLAB for data parsing and signal analysis
  • Familiarity with quality control systems, such as AS9100 or ISO
  • Comfort with Linux systems and desktop environments
  • Applicant must be willing to work 40 hours a week on-site in El Segundo, California, USA
  • Applicant must be eligible to work on ITAR projects
  • Job Type: Full-time (Salary)
  • To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide sponsorship at this time
  • Manage requirements and system architecture design
  • Drive action items with engineering and customer teams while maintaining and developing systems for requirements tracking and communication
  • Facilitate and drive the creation of project budgets, work breakdowns, rough order estimates, task prioritization, and integration plans
  • Work with project teams to develop processes and best practices to help deliver quality products
  • Track work across multiple projects
  • Research and recommend project management policies and practices
  • Prepare reports and other associated systems for project and/or program documentation
Second Order Effects

51-200 employees

Engineering consulting
Company Overview
Second Order Effects (SOE) is an engineering consultancy that transforms uncertainty into fully functional hardware and software. We work on projects at various stages of development and scope; we perform analysis, build prototypes, and take products to market. Our cross-disciplinary team solves critical problems across numerous industries, including automotive, aerospace, consumer electronics, industrial automation, biomedical, green energy, and marine. Our designs control rocket engines, manage satellite communications, generate safety-overrides for self-driving cars, and are enjoyed by consumers around the world.
  • Competitive compensation + equity incentive plan
  • 100% employer-paid health insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision) for employees + 50% dependent coverage
  • Flexible paid time off policy + 11 paid holidays + 12 paid sick days
  • 401(k) retirement account and employer matching (Safe Harbor 4%)
  • Hybrid working arrangements
  • Paid parental leave
  • Relocation assistance available if 50+ miles away from the office
  • Electric Vehicle (EV) charging ports
  • Casual dress code
  • Daily catered lunches, snacks, and accessible kitchen
Company Core Values
  • Prioritize others
  • Build the right thing
  • Surpass yourself
  • Play the long game
  • Exhaust all possibilities
  • Welcome difficulty
  • No designer couches
  • No weapons