David Aplin Group

Senior Systems Engineer (BB-F010B)

Found in: Neuvoo CA

David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit a talented Senior Systems Engineer Senior to join their team in Ottawa, Montreal, or Halifax on a 6-month contract with a possibility of extension.

The successful incumbent will participate as a Subsystem Systems Engineering member of the Naval Development team in a multi-disciplined team environment working on the total engineering life cycle from specification, design, development, integration and test, deployment, maintenance and field trouble shooting for their responsible Subsystem within the large scale high complexity naval platform systems. 

The Role:
  • Collaborate on system requirements and trade study activities with engineering and program staff during Proposal Capture development phase:
    • To define or derive the subsystem level requirements from customer requirements.
    • Participate in the naval military industry survey and selection of viable subsystems candidate solutions that will meet customer requirements. Perform assessments on requirement compliances, technical performance and technical risk of the candidate subsystem solutions.
  • Collaborate with subcontract management activities during implementation phase in the capacity of a subsystem technical lead:
    • Responsible for the technical performance of major Combat System Subsystem Suppliers in the warfare area.
    • Engage with subcontractors to finalize the Statement of Work requirements and Subsystem Specification requirements.
    • Participate in the Subcontract milestone activities such as Fact-findings, Kick-off Meeting, Preliminary Design Reviews (PDR), Critical Design Reviews (CDR), First Article Acceptance and Factory Acceptance.
    • Conduct review and acceptance of the document deliverables from the subcontractors.
    • Coordinate the preparation of subsystem change request and the presentation to the Approval Board.
  • Provide support for Requirements Analysis, System Modelling and Design, System Architecture, System Integration Planning, and Verification and Validation.
 The Ideal Candidate:
  • Possess Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in software, hardware, systems, mechanical, electrical or electronics engineering or a related discipline.
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant professional experience with:
    • Sonar Systems
    • Towed Array (TAS), Hull Mounted (HMS), Sonobuoy
    • Driver Detection System
    • Conductivity Temperature Depth (CTD), Expendable Bathythermograph (XBT)
    • Underwater Countermeasures (UWCM)
    • Torpedo and Launch Systems
  • Communicate effectively with technical and non-technical members of the engineering/management staff and personnel assigned to related work.
  • Aptitude for solving challenging problems in team environment. 
  • A high degree of initiative and autonomy.
  • Experience with Software, Systems, Hardware or Maintenance engineering lifecycles.
  • Familiarity with DOORS, Cameo, Clearcase, Clearquest or Windchill.
  • Familiarity with SysML or other object-oriented design methodology. 
  • NATO Secret Security Clearance is required. 
If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Kelly Stephan, Recruiter, Aplin Information Technology, Engineering, Sales & Marketing - Ottawa Region. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 


If this is your first introduction to us, we invite you to become one of our satisfied candidates. David Aplin Group has been Canadian owned since 1975. Our professional consultants are passionate about helping you find a fulfilling job or career and ensuring your complete satisfaction with our process. Our proven track record, nearly 4 decades long, is largely due to our team of highly skilled and successful specialists. Through superior service and a commitment to long-term relationships, we provide deep specialization in core areas for complete recruiting and HR solutions across Canada - all from one source. We look forward to exceeding your expectations!

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