System Engineer

Multiple Locations

Wind Talker Innovations is a pioneering technology company, founded in 2016 to pursue our vision of using existing technologies in unconventional ways to provide seamless connectivity around the world. Our mission is to turn mobile devices into a global network where users can connect directly between one another any-time, any-place. Osmosis is our visionary software solution that’s forging a world of infinite connections by enhancing the potential of current networks, making them inherently secure and unfettered by constraints. As we develop our portfolio of products for commercial and government customers, we are looking for talent to join our world class team.

We are seeking a Systems Engineer with extensive experience in requirements management for software intensive systems engineering. Our systems incorporate multiple spectra and network protocols into standard products, custom solutions, and services. This role includes communicating with product stakeholders to identify system and software requirements, quantifying them, and decomposing them into work packages appropriate for deliverable technical milestones. A candidate for this position will work alongside senior leadership, project management, business development, and staff engineers to ensure our products and systems meet our stakeholders’ needs.

Duties/Responsibilities: 

  • Create integrated project, product, and system requirements baselines and customer deliveries
  • Plan milestones, work products, and task groupings from requirements and stakeholder expectations to communicate with engineering staff
  • Communicate with customer stakeholders to understand required system and/or product features and services
  • Continuously interact with customer organizations to understand their domain, expectations, and experiences and serve as the voice of the customer
  • Work with internal business development during initial customer engagements to provide technical insight and gain early understanding of potential customer requirements
  • Capture and document functional and quality attribute requirements (e g. performance, scalability, extensibility, and so forth) into clear, quantifiable information that can be transformed into operational products, systems, and/or services
  • Work with staff engineers to understand and determine the technical feasibility and limitations of various product/system features, quality attributes, and services
  • Work with senior leadership, project management and business development to determine product/system development cost, milestones, and timelines
  • Provide leadership for the development of integrated product/system requirements baselines and customer deliveries

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • 10-years of experience as a System Engineer, Technical Analyst, Product Owner, Product Engineer, or similar role in a software-intensive systems domain
  • 5-years as a practicing software, computer, or electrical engineer
  • Ability to quickly grasp stakeholders’ domain, business goals, needs, wants, and distill them into clear, quantifiable requirements for developing actionable, measurable engineering plans
  • Extensive experience with requirements elicitation practices such as: interviews, questionnaires, observation, focus groups, interface analysis, brainstorming, domain analysis, role playing and so forth
  • Extensive experience documenting requirements and an in-depth knowledge of modern requirements documentation best practices
  • Excellent time management, communication, negotiation, facilitation, interpersonal, conflict management, presentation and organizational skills
  • Experience with requirements elicitation practices such as: interviews, nominal group techniques, questionnaires, focus groups, interface analysis, brainstorming, domain analysis, role playing, etc.
  • Experience with systems engineering lifecycle models (e g. V-Model) and software engineering lifecycles to include waterfall and agile lifecycle models
  • Experience with one or more distributed requirements management tools
  • Comfortable working independently or as part of a team
  • Details-oriented “out of the box” thinker possessing excellent analytic skills
  • Able to manage multiple competing projects and tasks in a fast paced, high growth, dynamic environment

Desired Skills/Abilities: 

  • Experience utilizing Jira
  • Experience with embedded and/or small form-factor computing domains

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering or related technical field
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. for any employer

Benefits: 

  • Medical insurance 
  • Dental insurance 
  • Vision insurance 
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement plan 
  • Paid time off

EEO STATEMENT: 

  • We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.