System Integration Engineer Average Salary

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 56 System Integration Engineer votes.
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System Integration Engineer - Lockheed Martin Corp
14 salaries
$52,250 - $109,498  
System Integration Engineer - Northrop Grumman Corporation
13 salaries
$61,308 - $135,741  
System Integration Engineer - The Boeing Company
10 salaries
$61,409 - $105,031  
System Integration Engineer - Harris Corporation
6 salaries
System Integration Engineer - Raytheon Co.
6 salaries
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 Feb 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 202

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Job Description for System Integration Engineer

A system integration engineer is responsible for the development and testing of control systems for engines using digital electronics and communications. They evaluate and test engine calibrations with software for real-time embedded systems using model-based software development tools. They analyze and validate all calibrations. System integration engineers must possess strong leadership skills and be a self-starter.

System integration engineers prepare and support design reviews. They also conduct and support trade studies. It is important for them to be able to lead and coordinate meetings with their teams. It is important for the system integration engineer to be able to troubleshoot and resolve any system issues. It is important for them to understand control systems, sub-systems, and component requirements of all systems. They need to be on top of verification and validation planning, as well as compliance assessment and reporting. They must manage all documentation, change control, and traceability.

Most system integration engineers will work during regular business hours. However, during peak times and when working close to a deadline, some may be required to work nights, holidays, and weekends.

A system integration engineer must possess a bachelor’s degree in electrical or mechanical engineering. However, some companies may require a master’s degree as well. Many companies prefer outside experience with an embedded controls systems, electronics engineer, or related position.
System Integration Engineer Tasks
  • Integrate diverse systems, networks, and servers to achieve overall aims.
  • Troubleshoot and debug system issues to increase performance and quality of data.
  • Document and create visual representations of systems and their inputs and outputs.
  • Optimize maintenance and deployments to ensure integrated functioning.

Key Stats


17 %
83 %
$58,281 - $88,089
$56,641 - $93,682

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 56 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$55,431 - $95,079
$65,253 - $98,519
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
$57,978 - $106,679
$52,250 - $92,598
$61,308 - $94,958
$61,409 - $85,770
$64,854 - $78,357
$71,590 - $77,419

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