Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation Senior Systems Engineer - Patuxent River, MD in Patuxent River, Maryland

Provides system engineering support and technology innovation to NAVAIR (Naval Air Systems Command) system and software solutions. Supports the technical aspects of a variety of complex assignments including the system engineering process, technical management of program progress, and the output of the technical team. Ensures all technical activities are identified, executed and documented. Assists in the system design, development, implementation, and test activities related to engineering of functional requirements for complex software, hardware and associated support systems.

Reviews and filters technology opportunities, promising activities, and technical gaps based on projected capability needs. Coordinates the technical performance of the project through control activities including reviews, metrics data collection, identifying corrective actions and ensuring implementation.

Identifies and tracks risks associated with program interfaces, development, and integration/test activities. Reports project technical status and progress to the technical and programmatic staff. Utilizes proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite applications, as well as strong verbal and written communication skills. Provides technical leadership and support in areas within the entire systems engineering lifecycle.


  • BS degree in computer science or related technical field, or an ABET accredited BS in Engineering
  • Minimum 9 years related experience
  • Knowledge of Navy shore and shipboard command and control systems
  • Some Travel
  • Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance


  • Experience in configuration and data management
  • Expertise in requirements management using the DOORS®
  • Knowledge of the complete Software Development process and lifecycle

Necessary Competencies

  • Honesty, superior ethics
  • Interpersonal savvy, excellent communication skills
  • Ability to be a team player
  • Initiative
  • Positive attitude
  • Professionalism


*Awards: * INTUITIVE’s many awards showcase our success at building a professional and well-rounded culture of excellence. Awards include Best Small and Medium Companies to Work for in the U.S. in Fortune Magazine, Huntsville Best Places to Work, National Prime Contractor of the Year Award, Best for Vets in Military Times Edge Magazine, Top 50 Companies in America for Workers over 50, Torch Award for Ethics, Family Friendly Business Award, Fit Friendly Company Award, and more. Employees take great pride in these validations of our success.

Giving Back: Giving in the community includes investment of time and effort, as well as monetary action. Very thoughtful in our choices, we focus on helping children and the elderly, as we feel they are most often overlooked. This approach results in meaningful employee involvement as we volunteer at a local school, support organizations that care for the homebound, assist groups that care for homeless children and families, support veteran organizations and activities, et al. Employee feedback shares how very rewarding such activities are.

Fun: Our natural atmosphere of camaraderie and professionalism fosters our coming together to enjoy many events, the success of which is evidenced by great turn-out, lots of fun, and wonderful feedback.

*Focus on Health: * Very health-conscious from the top down, we incorporate many types of health-related events and activities, resulting in positive impact on health-care cost outcomes. We are a proud winner of the Fit Friendly Company Award from the American Heart Association.

*Incentives: * A robust focus on recognition for performance, accomplishments, and creativity is part of our attracting and retaining skilled and talented individuals, supporting our outstanding retention rates.

Continuing Education: Close attention to the development of our employees and supporting them in many avenues of continuing education are a part of our company fabric, and result in the furthering of the caliber of our capabilities as well as the satisfaction of our employees.

Disability Accommodation for Applicants -- Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in its job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following alternative email address or phone number to contact us about your interest in employment at INTUITIVE: or Sonya Tolliver at 256-922-9300 x1113. Our process is to respond and to work with the requestor to identify a workable accommodation to the application process.

Location: Patuxent River, MD

Company Order Number: 1718-21MD

Job Time: Full Time

# of openings: 1