Lead Model Based Systems Engineer

Full Time, Remote
Remote or Houghton, MI
GS Engineering
Science & Engineering

GS Engineering

GS Engineering, a diverse, high-tech company located in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, seeks a Lead Model Based Systems Engineer to join their team either remotely or in Houghton, Michigan. Applicants can expect a flexible work environment and opportunities for professional growth and development.

This position is responsible for developing system models and documentation using a Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) approach, working directly with clients, engineering, and project management. The Lead Systems Engineer provides a critical function within the team, developing solutions from concept through production, and requires someone with a strong technical aptitude and the flexibility to adapt to the specific needs of each client. Additionally, the ideal candidate is a self-starting individual who will serve as an MBSE subject matter expert within GS Engineering, working to build an internal knowledge base with future team leadership potential.


  • $90,000 – $120,000 starting annual salary based on knowledge and experience.
  • Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance; health savings account.
  • 401K retirement plan.
  • Employee Stock Ownership Program.
  • Cell phone allowance.
  • Tuition reimbursement.
  • Paid holidays and vacation days.
  • Relocation assistance available.


  • Execute projects using MBSE tools (SysML software, legacy systems engineering tools).
  • Develop use cases and requirements, activity diagrams, define logical and physical architectures, optimize and evaluate alternatives, and manage requirements traceability.
  • Develop designs in compliance with MOSA as necessary, enabling modular design at system interfaces and ensuring program-to-program modularity.
  • Evaluate designs for performance, safety, and reliability.
  • Support the planning of verification and validation at the project level.
  • Serve as Subject Matter Expert in MBSE by working with engineering management to develop processes and best practices; support the development and implementation of an Authoritative Source of Truth (ASOT) framework to facilitate digital engineering; and mentor team members in MBSE concepts and tools of the trade.
  • Provide technical input to the Business Development Team related to Systems Engineering opportunities.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a related field and 5 years’ experience in Systems Engineering or Master’s degree in Engineering or a related field and 3 years’ experience in Systems Engineering required.
  • International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) Certification preferred.
  • Experience in model-based systems engineering required; experience with Cameo and SysML preferred.
  • Experience working with complex commercial and military systems preferred.
  • Professionalism, effective verbal and written communication skills, and enthusiasm for excellence in technical execution.
  • To conform to U.S. Government regulations, candidates must be United States citizens or lawful permanent residents of the United States and be able to obtain a security clearance from the Department of Defense upon hire.
  • Ability to travel if needed.

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GS Engineering is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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