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Systems Engineer


West Hartford, CT, US, 06110-1328

Business Unit:  Systems and Support
Function:  Engineering

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.

Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.



Based in West Hartford, CT, Triumph Systems, Electronics & Controls employs approximately 550 personnel. The Company’s key products and services include specializing in the design, development, certification, manufacture and repair of fuel pumps, fuel metering units, fuel controls, thermal systems and electronic engine control systems for helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft servicing military, commercial, regional and business jet market segments.


We are currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced Systems Engineer to join our West Hartford team.  The Systems Engineer will work in a team environment closely coordinated with the Customer, Program Management organization and other engineering disciplines. 





  • System definition (software, electronics and hydro-mechanical)
  • Detailed trade studies and analysis
  • Computer simulation and system validation
  • Requirements definition/allocation
  • System integration and test
  • Formal hardware and software verification
  • Customer engine and aircraft test support
  • Test equipment design and fabrication
  • Project management (scheduling, budgeting and cost tracking)



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Aerospace or Systems Engineering required; MS degree a plus.
  • At least 3 to 5 years of prior related Systems Engineering experience required.
  • System design skills required, including development of system architectures, trade studies and requirements/specification development.
  • Strong knowledge of system sizing/analysis tools (Matlab Simulink)
  • Demonstrated capabilities in failure analysis and troubleshooting complex systems.
  • Able to read and understand complex logic diagrams, source code and electronic schematics.
  • Strong communication skills as well as ability to work well in a team environment.
  • Ability and willingness to travel approximately 10-15%.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability. Please contact us if you require assistance in applying for Triumph Group and we will provide reasonable accommodations via HRDepartment@triumphgroup.com. If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here