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Textron Sr. Systems Engineer in Wilmington, Massachusetts

Sr. Systems Engineer


Who We Are

Textron Systems is part of Textron, a $14 billion, multi-industry company employing 35,000 talented makers, thinkers, creators and doers worldwide. We make things that fly, hover, zoom and launch. Things that move people. Protect soldiers. Power industries. We serve customers in industries spanning aerospace and defense, specialized vehicles, turf care and fuel systems.

Visit to read more about who we are and the products we make!

About This Role

The Textron Team is seeking a talented systems engineer to support defense programs. As a Systems Engineer, you will perform a variety of assignments including requirements analysis, architecture design, integration, and test. A strong candidate will possess a broad knowledge base in multiple engineering disciplines and be able to execute in both design and production environments. You will have the opportunity to work in a multi-functional team environment and directly support our nation’s war fighters. Whether your desired career path is technical or leadership, Textron is highly diversified with a strong grow-from-within philosophy that offers exceptional opportunities for career progression. In this role, you may be responsible for:

  • Supporting full-life cycle engineering design and development activities

  • Executing systems engineering tasks – including (but not limited to) requirements analysis, traceability and management, trade studies, system architecture definition, interface management, design review support, integration planning, test, verification, risk management, and engineering analysis.

  • Conducting system modeling and define concepts of operations in support of system design

  • Developing system and manufacturing specifications including verification plans

  • Preparing and presenting systems engineering work products to internal review teams and external customers at program milestone reviews.

  • Generating statements of work and monitoring outside contractor performance.

  • Serving as a resource to others within the work group, department, and the organization.

  • Interacting daily with program managers, planners, and technicians.

  • Driving tasks to completion independently.

  • Applying Model-Based System Engineering (MBSE) to both new and existing products.

  • Leads must review and approve the systems engineering work products of junior staff. Must mentor others within the work group, department, and the organization



  • Greater than 5 years of experience in a systems engineering and/or design engineering role

  • Experience with DOORS, JIRA, and MagicDraw (or equivalent) is strongly preferred.

  • Experience in a DoD environment and model based systems engineering are preferred.

  • Active Secret Clearance preferred; Secret eligibility required

Education Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree in in Systems Engineering or related field

How We Care

At Textron Systems, our talented people make us successful. We promote an inclusive environment where we value individuality, differences, and unique perspectives.

Our Company is committed to offering employees opportunities to grow and develop. Our benefits and compensation packages are designed to help our talented employees excel and achieve their goals, so they can make a difference every day in and outside of the workplace. Below are just a few examples!

- Flexible Work Schedules

- Education Assistance

- Career Development & Training Opportunities

- Wellness Program (including Fitness Reimbursement)

- Medical, Dental, Vision & 401(K) with Company Funding

- Paid Parental Leave

Are you a Military Veteran?

Textron's products and services are trusted everyday by those who protect our country. We are dedicated to hiring these Veterans and aim to translate their skills to make an impact on our Company.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Massachusetts-Wilmington

Recruiting Company Textron Systems

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 283236