System Development

System Development : Chief System Engineer - Voice


Your Rohde & Schwarz recruiting team is looking forward to receiving your application.

Columbia (Maryland) (USA)
Entry level
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We are seeking an experienced Chief Systems Engineer to support our growing communications system business within the technology systems market. The work location for this position is Columbia, MD. Because of the nature of the work, candidates must be a US citizen.

Your tasks

  • Guide and lead system design activities, detailed requirement decomposition, and solution oversight for IP based voice communications systems.
  • Lead development of technical proposals, configurations, documentation and quotations.
  • Translate customer needs into requirements and competitive solutions maximizing R&S content.
  • Serve as senior technical representative to customers, R&S product design team, and program leadership.
  • Oversee the integration and deployment of IP based voice communications systems.
  • Perform customer demonstrations/training and support trade shows.
  • Work closely with teams based in Europe and North America.

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Your qualifications

  • B.S. or M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or relevant engineering degree.
  • 10+ years of experience designing and deploying systems for critical infrastructure customers with a telecom or networking background.
  • Solid understanding and experience in IP based voice communication systems.
  • Good networking and cybersecurity knowledge.
  • Proficient in relevant business tools including Microsoft Office.
  • Proficient with requirements management.
  • Excellent understanding of engineering best practices and standards.
  • Ability to lead project teams and lead them to success, including teams with sub-contractors.
  • Ability to operate with considerable autonomy and minimal supervision.
  • Comfortable working in an international team.
  • Ability to travel throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe, up to 30%.
  • Strong communication and customer interface skills (verbal and written).
  • Must be a US citizen.


We are looking forward to receiving your application!

This is a full-time position with a base salary range of $160K-$220K plus benefits. The range is determined by the position, geographic location and level. Individual pay within the range is determined by several factors including location, education or training, relevant work history, sales incentive structure and job-related skills.

We are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class.
The Rohde & Schwarz technology group is among the trailblazers when it comes to paving the way for a safer and connected world with its leading solutions in test & measurement, technology systems, and networks & cybersecurity. Founded more than 85 years ago, the group is a reliable partner for industry and government customers around the world.

Our offer

  • Flexible working hour models

    Flexible working hour models

  • Training & continuing education

    Training & continuing education

  • Privately owned company

    Privately owned company

  • Promoting innovation

    Promoting innovation

  • Long-term & attractive work environment

    Long-term & attractive work environment

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