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The Palmer Group is assisting a well-established and highly respected organization in Central Iowa’s search for a Systems Engineer. As a key member of the company’s high-functioning and highly collaborative systems team, the system engineer will be an individual contributor who will assist in developing groundbreaking technology and advanced control systems for various applications. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in engineering and 8+ years of experience in control design, developing control systems, ability to mentor, leading system integration, root cause analysis, Matlab/Simulink, SYSML, and J1939 protocols. If you meet these criteria, please apply today.


  • Design, develop, and maintain control systems for various applications
  • Lead system integration efforts across various engineering disciplines
  • Mentor and train junior engineers on control design and system integration
  • Conduct root cause analysis to identify and resolve system issues
  • Develop and maintain system requirements and design documentation
  • Utilize Matlab/Simulink and SYSML tools to model and simulate control systems
  • Understand and work with J1939 protocols for communication between electronic systems
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure successful project completion
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging technologies and industry trends related to control systems engineering


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering
  • 8+ years of experience in control design and developing control systems
  • Ability to mentor and lead system integration efforts
  • Experience with root cause analysis
  • Strong knowledge of Matlab/Simulink and SYSML
  • Familiarity with J1939 protocols for communication between electronic systems
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

Work Model:

  • On-Site

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Marlyn Herrera at (515) 225-7000 or email

Ref: JOB-44823

Marlyn Herrera

Recruiter | Engineering, Manufacturing, & Construction

(515) 225-7000

    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: Des Moines
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:
      $100,000 - $135,000 per Year