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Cleveland, OH 44135
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Lead Systems Engineer

Cleveland, OH



HX5 is an award-winning provider of technical services to clients such as NASA and the DoD. Founded in 2004, HX5 is a fast-growing, small business with over 500 employees located around the US.


HX5, in support of the GEARS contract at NASA Glenn Research Center, is seeking an experienced Systems Engineer to provide support to the NASA Next Generation Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator (NextGen RTG) Project as the Lead Systems Engineer.  This work will involve leading a multi-discipline engineering team in review of project technical contractor products and will advise the project leadership team. Responsibilities include systems engineering execution and evaluation through all phases of the project working with the NASA customer and other stakeholders.  The lead systems engineer will be responsible for supporting cross-cutting systems engineering areas such as technical planning, technical assessments, and risk assessments.  In addition, the lead systems engineer will support schedule and budget formulations, insight and oversight of contracts, and technical review boards and panels.


Required Skills:

  • Experience in all phases of Systems Engineering for technical projects including requirements development, system integration and design, verification and validation, and transitioning a system to operations.

  • Background or familiarity with thermoelectrics, chemistry, thermal analysis, structural and electrical system engineering disciplines.

  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate technical team activities for large-scale engineering projects.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

  • Strong organizational and team leading skills.


Other Desired Skills:

  • Engineering experience with thermoelectrics, chemistry, thermal analysis, structural and electrical system engineering disciplines. 

  • Background or experience with NASA systems engineering processes.



  • BS/MS Engineering (Aerospace, Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical, or Systems Engineering)

  • 10+ years of experience


*Must be a US Citizen and successfully complete a U.S. government background investigation.

**Must be able to obtain and maintain the appropriate level of security clearance for the position.


HX5 offers a competitive salary and benefits package to include:

  • Medical/dental/vision insurance

  • 401(k) plan with company match

  • Paid holidays

  • Accrued Paid Time Off


HX5, LLC is an equal opportunity (M/F/D/V) and a Drug Free Workplace employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. 


ACCESSIBILITY NOTICE: If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process due to a physical or mental disability, please send an email to: or call (850) 362-6551.
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