Communications Systems Engineer – Ship Control

HSI-Electric Boat

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New London, CT

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:


Engineers of various experience levels supporting a multidisciplinary team designing, building, and maintaining the ship control systems for the safe operation of US submarines.  We seek highly motivated candidates across multiple engineering disciplines including systems engineering, electronics hardware engineering and software engineering.  Candidates will support systems and component engineering efforts to conceptualize, develop, verify, deploy and maintain complex integrated electronics systems. 


Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Support ongoing system and component development, with a strong focus on establishing, understanding, and meeting requirements
  • Systems engineering, analysis and modeling
  • Provide concept-to-production engineering support for various electrical and electronic hardware components.  Activities include circuit design, component selection, electronics packaging, procurement, documentation, prototyping, troubleshooting and qualification
  • Test plan development, test execution and analysis
  • Development of required test environments
  • Software/hardware integration and formal verification




  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering, or equivalent


  • Electronic hardware and electronics system development
  • Diagnostics and troubleshooting of electronics systems
  • Real-time embedded system development
  • Distributed control systems
  • Control systems analysis and modeling
  • MATLab & Simulink
  • Engineering and requirements management tools (DOORS, etc.)
  • DoD Cybersecurity analysis and implementation
  • Design and/or operation of US Navy electronics systems (including Fly-By-Wire control systems)