Adjunct Faculty, Online Course, SYSE 500 - Fundamentals of Systems Engineering, College of

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Florida, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Aug 9, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Biotechnology & Bioengineering, Computer Sciences & Technology, Engineering, Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Technology Administration/Other
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's Worldwide campus is currently hiring adjunct faculty to teach SYSE 500, Fundamentals of Systems Engineering.

Course Description

This course provides the student with a broad introduction to the fundamental principles, processes, and practices associated with the application of Systems Engineering across the system life cycle. The student will develop an understanding of the skills necessary to translate needs and priorities into system requirements, and develop derived requirements, forming the starting point for engineering of complex systems. Key topics include methods and standards; concept definition; interface definition; requirements development and management; system baseline definition and management; system architecture development; integrated schedule management and analysis; risk assessment; systems integration, verification and validation; mathematical and graphical tools for system analysis and control, testing and evaluation of system and technology alternatives; reliability and maintainability; design trade-offs and trade off models. The course will cover the integrative nature of systems engineering and the breadth and depth of the knowledge that the systems engineer must acquire concerning the characteristics of the diverse components that constitute the total system.


Applicant Qualifications

A minimum of a Doctorate degree in discipline is required (please see list of acceptable disciplines below), as well as relevant industry experience from within the last 7 years.

Applicable Professional Certification
  • Professional Engineer’s license
  • Project Management Professional Certification from the Project Management Institute
Desired Professional Training or Experience
  • Engineering project management
  • Participation in engineering design reviews
  • Service on conceptual design teams for aerospace systems
  • Direction of or participation in laboratory testing of engineering systems
Degrees Within the Teaching Discipline
  • Systems Engineering
  • Engineering (includes Aerospace, Aeronautical, Astronautics, Architectural, Civil, Electrical, Electronic and Computer, Industrial, Mechanical, Naval Architecture & Marine, Structural, Systems, and Manufacturing Engineering)
  • Engineering Management

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