Systems Engineering

System Integration
Systems Engineering

Curtiss-Wright has aerospace and defense systems engineering expertise in motion control, sensors, and network-centric systems. We have extensive experience in platform-level system integration and embedded hardware optimization, with a wide range of military and commercial experience, including DO-178B and DO-254. We work closely with our customers to validate the requirements, environment, and operating concepts and to provide a solution that meets technical and cost objectives. Systems engineering leads and conducts internal design reviews with the customer and other Curtiss-Wright engineering disciplines in order to demonstrate compliance to the customer specification.


System Integration, Engineering, Test Planning & Verification Services

When you have a system integration challenge, reach out to our system design team as early in your program cycle as possible and let a Curtiss-Wright system architect put their system integration expertise to work for you. Our unmatched breadth of system integration capabilities helps to eliminate your design risk to ensure the success of your program’s system development, integration, and deployment.

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System Integration Engineering Services

Systems Engineering  
Systems Engineering

We have extensive experience in platform-level system integration and embedded hardware optimization, with a wide range of military and commercial applications.

Motherboard with digital chip  
Electrical Engineering

Our engineering team specializes in rapid product design and development for a broad and diverse range of products designed to lower lifecycle costs.

Environmental Testing  
Environmental Testing

Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions has extensive experience in environmental, electrical, power quality, and EMI qualification testing.

Test Engineering  
Test Engineering

The System Integration and Verification (SIV) group has the capability and technical knowledge to troubleshoot and debug all types of embedded products.

Thermal Analysis  
Mechanical Engineering

Our mechanical engineers have experience in electronic packaging for harsh environments, such as NBC, EMI, shock, vibration, temperature and radiation.

Software Engineering  
Software Engineering

OUr software engineers work with all aspects of the real-time embedded software lifecycle, including diverse programs such as DO-178B Level A.

Specialty Engineering  
Specialty Engineering

Our specialty engineering team handles RMS & ILS, product supportability and availability, and integrated logistics support engineering.

The systems team has many years of experience in developing system-level concepts, conducting trade studies and analysis, requirements definition & traceability, requirements allocation and compliance tracking, interface control definition, system integration, and design verification and validation.

  • System-level architecture and concepts development
  • Trade studies, analysis and white paper development
  • Requirements definition, allocation and traceability
  • Embedded hardware/software design, development and optimization
  • VITA standards and VICTORY architecture
  • System architectural pedigree on major ground, air and naval platforms
  • System integration on the platform and with other systems
  • Design verification and validation
  • Embedded hardware and software optimization for SWaP + specific throughput performance requirements


We work to validate our customer requirements, environment and operating concepts and provide a solution that meets our customer's technical and cost objectives.

  • System architecture design and development
  • Embedded computing hardware and software design
  • Requirements Management
  • EMI Analysis
  • Control System Analysis/Simulation
  • DO-178B / DO-254 Certifiable Systems
  • Power Management and Distribution