Systems Engineer

Job Locations US-AL-Huntsville
Job ID
# of Openings
Regular Full-Time


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About GaN:


Wanted - Big Brains & Huge Hearts: We are looking for creative and passionate geeks, nerds, thinkers, tinkerers, and builders. ​


Geeks and Nerds is a company that encourages ingenuity, defies the norm, fosters teamwork, and defines the future for the community where we live.  Our dedicated employees are also the owners of Geeks and Nerds. When you join GaN, you are not an employee; you are the future owner of Geeks and Nerds. ​


Come join the company and develops innovative solutions to make the positive difference for our community. Come join the exceptionally talented and dedicated co-owners. Come join a company of significance! 


Do you have passion for supporting an idea to fruition? We are looking for exceptional candidates for a systems engineer role. Apply today and become an owner, where big hearts and big brains meet. 


Job Overview:


GaN is hiring a Systems Engineer to join our team in Huntsville, Alabama. This position would sit onsite at Redstone Arsenal.


  • Leading the effort to identify, collect, and refine support requirements for assigned Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) test events, in conjunction with the Event Operations Manager
  • Facilitating the approval of requirements through necessary approvers and coordinate the requirements with the implementing event engineer.
  • Acting as primary POC during status and planning meetings for assigned BMDS test events
  • Creating and presenting briefing materials during status and planning meetings for assigned BMDS test events
  • Acting as an integrator and working with a group of multidisciplinary engineers to ensure BMDS test event requirements are faithfully met
  • Assisting the Event Operations Manager in the preparation and maintenance of funding ROMs for each assigned BMDS test event
  • Providing BMDS systems engineering expertise in support of the Chief Engineer, Infrastructure Manager, and Event Operations Manager


Requirements (minimum):


  • BS degree and two (2) years or more of experience, four (4) years of experience accepted in lieu of degree
  • Minimum of 2 years of BMDS systems engineering experience
  • Demonstrated experience in using MS Office suite products
  • Demonstrated experience in the briefing of technical material to a varied audience


Desired Skills:


  • Experience with MDA Ground Test program
  • Experience with MDA Flight Test program
  • Experience with MDA Exercise program
  • Knowledge of MDA hierarchy and leadership structure
  • Availability to work infrequent nights or weekends
  • Availability to travel infrequently for one week or less at a time



Special Requirements:


  • Must be a U.S. citizen.
  • Must have an active Secret security clearance to start


Equal Opportunity Employer:


Geeks and Nerds Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other legally protected classifications. Geeks and Nerds Corporation participates in E-Verify.


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