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Xerox Product & Systems Engineering -Entry Level in Rochester, New York

Product & Systems Engineering -Entry Level

General information

City: Rochester

State/Province: New York

Country: United States

Department: Design & Development Engineering

Date: Monday, May 3, 2021

Working time: Full-time

Ref#: 20009748

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Job Type: Experienced

Job Field: Design & Development Engineering

Seniority Level: Associate

Description & Requirements

Xerox (NYSE: XRX) makes every day work better . We are a workplace technology company, building and integrating software and hardware for enterprises large and small. As customers seek to manage information across digital and physical platforms, Xerox delivers a seamless, secure and sustainable experience. Whether inventing the copier, the ethernet, the laser printer or more, Xerox has long defined the modern work experience. Learn more and explore ourcommitment to diversity and inclusion.

Systems Engineers understand the system from both a customer and a development perspective. A key role is acting as an interface between the customer/marketing world and the technical development world. We are the big thinkers and the glue that holds projects together from initial idea until the end of field support. A technical degree is not required.

Essential Functions

The entry level Systems Engineer will be a key player in a small team that will deliver new features for our systems. This requires breaking down the high-level vision of customer/marketing to specific requirements for the software development team, validation of the feature to ensure it meets the requirements and the customer’s needs, provide support to the test team, assist the documentation team, and represent the new feature while it is being used in the field. The Systems Engineer is integral to all new feature development, flexing critical thinking and communication skills daily.

We are looking for interested people willing to learn this role and the Xerox domain.

Successful Systems Engineers come from many different educational backgrounds: Graphic Arts, Business, Journalism, Anthropology, Engineering, Computer Science, Cognitive Science. Interests can include: Technical Writing, Technical Sales, Technical Marketing, Technical Support, Quality Assurance, Business Analysis, Solutions Architecture.

Key Roles

  • Understanding the system from both a customer and development perspective

  • Act as an interface between customer/marketing world and the technical development world

  • Discovering and validating requirements

  • Understanding system capabilities and those of the competition

  • Defining quantitative measures (e.g. performance and cost criteria)

  • Assess and Manage project risks

  • Integration of system components

  • Project Management

  • Problem Solving at system and module level

  • Identification and resolution of critical program issues

  • Effective communication with peers and ability to multitask and work in a team environment with a “can-do” attitude

  • Ability to learn new applications and technologies quickly


  • Bachelor’s Degree in any field

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Includes development of structures and methodologies to communicate intent of new concepts

  • Excellent system level problem solving

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Should have the “big picture” perspective and be able to look deep enough into a problem without losing focus on the entire system

  • Passionate about improving the customer experience

  • Ability to prioritize and multitask are important for this position

  • Ability to work both independently and work well with a team

  • Ability to work under pressure and time constraints

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