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PDS Tech Inc Sr Advanced Systems Engineer - 1st Shift in Redmond, Washington

PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Senior Advanced Systems Engineer in Redmond, WA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Technical focal supporting the evaluation of product design, integration, and qualification activities for new inertial navigation products for internal R&D and customer-funded programs

  • Requirements definition, evaluation and trade studies

  • Requirements writing, validation, and test planning/execution

  • Systems architecture, design, integration and analysis

  • Ensure design objectives and quality requirements are met for new development products

  • Prepare, review, and approve of technical documentation and deliverables

  • Works closely with Program Managers, Customer Business Managers, and customers to create and evaluate opportunities to develop new products

  • Function as a technical focal with external customers supporting new product development and communicating technical status

  • Develop and maintain long-term technical relationships with key customers to gather competitive intelligence and identify new business opportunities

  • Execute in a cross-functional team setting (interfacing with mechanical, electrical, software, test, etc.)

  • Calibration of inertial sensors and inertial systems

  • Evaluation of sensor & system performance – ex: reading and understanding Root Alan Variance (RAV)

  • Generating and presenting high level (executive level) and technical (details) information


  • Master’s Degree in Mathematics, Physics, or related Engineering discipline

  • Due to export controls and ITAR products, the candidate must be a US citizen and have the ability to obtain a Secret clearance

  • 5 years of engineering experience

  • Data analysis skills using Matlab, Simulink, Mathcad, Minitab, and/or Mathematica

  • Experience with Microsoft Office Outlook, Excel, Word, Visio, and PowerPoint


  • Experience in systems guidance and navigation testing and analysis

  • Project Lead experience

  • Knowledge of the systems development lifecycle

  • Individuals that quickly analyze, incorporate and apply new information and concepts

  • Model-based system engineering capability

  • Individuals who are self-motivated and able to work with little supervision, who consistently take the initiative to get things done

  • Ability to adapt dictated by project changes

  • Multi-tasking and the ability to manage a variety of complicated tasks

  • Familiarity with Department of Defense programs and processes

  • Knowledge of customer and industry standards related to electromechanical products including shock, vibe, EMI/EMC, temperature, humidity

  • Able to do root-cause problem analysis and corrective action development

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Working knowledge of software development as an engineering discipline, including some programming skills

  • Understanding of INS/GPS systems with emphasis in simulation and analysis, Kalman Filtering design, inertial sensor analysis techniques, differential GPS, and classical controls

  • Experience with DOORS, ClearQuest, ClearCase, TeamCenter, Microsoft Office Outlook, Excel, Word, Visio, and PowerPoint, Mathematica, Solid Works

  • Six Sigma Green Belt certification

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.