Systems Engineer

Santa Ana, CA, USA Req #86
Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Iteris is a pioneer and leader in transportation innovations and has been for more than 15 years. We have a long history of firsts in our industry, from developing statewide traveler information systems and connected vehicle technologies to traffic performance measurement and analytics software solutions. Our smart detection sensors – which can detect and differentiate between vehicle, pedestrians, cyclists and more – are used in one-third of all signalized intersections in the U.S. and are deployed in more than 40 countries worldwide. 


Our 10,000+ customers, including state, local and federal agencies, traffic engineering departments, and commercial enterprise customers, look to Iteris as the “trusted advisor” for guidance on smart mobility best practices and ways to make intersections safer, less congested, and more sustainable and cost-effective to operate. 

We are paving the way to the future of transportation and we want you to join us on this important journey. 

Iteris is seeking a Systems Engineer.

What you will be doing:

The successful candidate will assist with a wide variety of network configuration and integration, system integration and support field work, technical analysis preparation of spread sheets, graphics and select report sections for various engineering maintenance activities.

What you need to be successful in this role: 
  • Experience in problem solving and troubleshooting device failures and communication failures.
  • 4-7 years of experience in Transportation/ITS or IT Networking or related field
  • Basic knowledge with computer systems and/or computer system networks hardware and software
  • Detailed understanding of computer network technologies; IP Addressing, VLAN
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills
  • Desire to obtain a professional licensure in civil engineering
  • Experience configuring CCTV cameras,
  • Experience configuring network switches
  • Experience working in traffic signal cabinets; knowledge of the equipment used to operate a traffic signal controlled intersection.
  • CCNA, working towards CCNA, or other certification 
  • IMSA Certification
  • Working with fiber optics, Visual Fault detector, OTDR, Fiber Splicer
  • Solid written and verbal communication/presentation skills
  • Self-starter with good motivational skills
  • Experience working with Cisco switches, Ethernwan, Brocade and other vendor network equipment
What’s in it for you:
Incentive-based fiscal year-end bonuses
401(k)/Retirement savings plan and match on day one
Comprehensive medical and dental coverage
Vision plan
Life insurance
Medical reimbursement plans
Disability coverage
Generous paid-time-off (PTO) benefits
Family-friendly programs 
Comprehensive education assistance program
Home computer purchase assistance program
In-house training programs


Iteris, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.


This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.



Other details

  • Job Function Systems - Engineer
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Santa Ana, CA, USA