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Chief Architect

C2 Systems

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1,001-5,000 employees

Develops autonomous systems for defense missions

Data & Analytics
Robotics & Automation
AI & Machine Learning

Compensation Overview

$206k - $309kAnnually

Senior, Expert

Newport Beach, CA, USA

Hardware Engineering
Hardware Validation & Testing
System Hardware Engineering
  • Must possess a Bachelor of Science degree in an engineering field AND 5 years of related professional/military experience in MBSE or Systems Engineering OR a Master's degree with 3 years of related professional/military experience
  • Previous experience working on C4ISR platforms, integrating ruggedized thermal, power and mechanical systems
  • Ability to set/manage customer and internal/external stakeholder expectations while also prioritizing key program initiatives (schedule, cost, quality, etc.)
  • Familiarity with Cameo Enterprise Architecture / Teamcenter, strong understanding of various architecture frameworks (DoDAF, etc.), knowledge and understanding of interface control documents (ICDs)
  • Experience with hardware verification, testing, and validation methodologies
  • Experience in automotive or heavy-vehicle equipment
  • Active DoD Top Secret Clearance with the ability to obtain SCI access, with a background investigation completed within the last 6 years or currently enrolled into Continuous Evaluation
  • Collaborate with cross-functional engineering teams to establish architecture content and develop innovative solutions that meet customer requirements effectively
  • Employ Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) methodologies to effectively define interfaces between various system components within the architecture, ensuring seamless integration and streamlined development processes
  • Develop comprehensive system architectures that encompass all critical components and subsystems, ensuring a holistic and integrated approach
  • Define key capabilities and performance requirements of the hardware system, ensuring alignment with customer needs and industry standards
  • Decompose system functionality into modular components, enabling efficient design and development processes
  • Conduct thorough evaluations and make informed recommendations regarding potential external technology partnerships or vendors, leveraging their expertise when necessary to expedite hardware development processes
  • Executes comprehensive technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, as well as supportability and effectiveness analyses
  • Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detailed trade studies, requirements allocation, and interface definition studies to aid in translating customer requirements into hardware and software specifications
  • Provide oversight in conducting testing and validation of hardware designs, ensuring quality, reliability, and compliance with industry regulations and standards

Anduril Industries specializes in the development of autonomous systems for defense, incorporating advanced AI via their Lattice OS. This robust platform facilitates sophisticated command and control abilities and integrates modular hardware components for scalable solutions. This focus on high-level autonomy in critical missions positions them as a leader in defense technology, offering employees a dynamic environment where cutting-edge technology meets significant, real-world applications. Working at Anduril Industries provides a unique opportunity to contribute to innovative and impactful defense solutions.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding



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Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


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Full Family Health Coverage

16 Weeks Paid Leave for All Caregivers

Family Planning & Support

Incentivized Time Off

Mental Health Resources

Financial Planning

Unlimited Provisions

Professional Development