1. Engineering Design
Design information systems satisfying requirements and needs as well as given technical, economic, social and legal constraints.
|Interpret requirements and needs and translate them into the formulation of a systems engineering project.|
|Formulate the specifications of a design project considering technical variables, realistic economic and social restrictions, as well as the own characteristics of the course of the business.|
|Propose and evaluate different architectures and solution alternatives to select the most adequate satisfying requirements and constraints.|
|Develop the elements of an information system and integrate them applying proper methodologies according to project characteristics.|
|Present and describe the solution through specifications, planes, engineering drawings, diagrams and virtual simulations.|
|Develop, configure and integrate technology and communication technologies.|
2. Problem Solving
Identify, formulate and solve engineering problems properly using the methods, techniques and tools of systems engineering.
|Identify and diagnose problems and prioritize them according to their impact and relevance.|
|Propose adequate and realizable solutions applying engineering criteria and systemic approach taking into account the own characteristics of the application domain.|
|Model and simulate systems and processes for evaluating and optimizing their behavior and predict outcomes.|
|Implement and maintain information systems satisfying requirements.|
|Formulate algorithms, define structures for data processing and develop computer programs using proper methods and techniques.|
|Operate and use equipment, instruments and software required for systems engineering practice.|
3. Sciences Application
Apply the knowledge and skills of mathematics, sciences and engineering to solve systems engineering problems.
|Identify the relevant variables of a system, define their metrics and formulates dependence relationships.|
|Apply mathematical tools for modeling, simulating and analyzing the behavior of diverse complexity systems, as well as the process of an organization.|
|Apply knowledge of mathematics for developing algorithms and information systems efficient in terms of execution times and resources demand.|
|Interpret physical phenomena from the fundamental laws that govern them.|
4. Experimentation and Testing
Conceive and conduct experiments and tests, analyze data and interpret results.
|Determine the tests and experiments to be done, as well as the necessary infrastructure according to the required quality standards.|
|Identify and relate the relevant parameters and variables of a system and properly estimate or measure them.|
|Compile relevant information of similar tests and experiments.|
|Analyze and process data and results using proper statistical methods and criteria.|
5. Modern Engineering Practice
Use and apply techniques, methods and tools of modern engineering necessary for the practice of systems engineering.
|Use modern and specialized software typical of professional practice.|
|Apply modern techniques and methods for the analysis, design and implementation of information systems.|
|Apply norms and standards to develop systems engineering projects.|
|Use last generation information and communication technologies.|
6. Engineering Impact
Understand the impact of engineering solutions on people and society in local and global contexts.
|Understand the application of systems engineering in processes optimization and the efficient use of an organization resources.|
|Appraise the economic and social benefits of systems engineering works on the progress of society and the wellbeing of people.|
|Recognize the importance of systems engineering for the creation and innovation of products, processes and services.|
|Understand the impact of systems engineering solutions in labor and social environments.|
7. Project Management
Plan and manage systems engineering projects taking into account quality, efficiency and productivity criteria.
|Formulate the objectives and restrictions of a systems engineering project and propose strategies for implementation.|
|Determine the technical, economic and legal feasibility of a systems engineering project as well as its viability in the organization.|
|Determine the scope of a project, its activities and priorities, and propose execution and control schedules.|
|Identify the functional areas of an organization, relate them, and systematize its information processing systems.|
|Manage the resources and activities of a systems engineering project considering aspects of quality, productivity, effectiveness and safety.|
8. Environmental Appraisal
Takes into account the importance of preserving and improving the environment in the development of their personal and professional activities.
|Promote the use of materials, technologies and processes that are environmentally adequate.|
|Make a rational use of natural resources understanding their importance in the life of people and society.|
|Participates in activities and campaigns for environment and ecosystems conservation and improvement.|
9. Lifelong Learning
Recognize the need to keep their knowledge and skills up to date according to advances of systems engineering and engage in lifelong learning.
|Identify relevant areas for the development of their professional career.|
|Keep themselves up to date on new tendencies and technologies of systems engineering as well as their diverse applications.|
|Be autonomous in their learning process.|
|Be part of research groups and students branches of professional associations.|
|Attend and participate in events of professional development.|
10. Contemporary Issues
Know and analyze relevant contemporary issues in local, national and global contexts.
|Be informed and emit opinion about the main social, economic and political facts in local and global contexts.|
|Understand relevant social and economic issues affecting his/her professional career and working environment.|
11. Ethical and Professional Responsibility
Evaluate their decisions and actions from a moral perspective and assume responsibility for the executed projects.
|Anticipate the implications of their decisions as well as the results of their actions and projects.|
|Appraise the punctual and responsible fulfilling of their personal and professional duties.|
|Respect the intellectual property and acknowledge the contribution of others.|
|Takes into consideration community interests and the social benefit.|
|Knows and act according to the professional code of ethics.|
Communicate clearly and effectively in oral, written and graphical formats, interacting with different types of audiences.
|Express their ideas clearly and concisely using the adequate technological support.|
|Elaborate clear and precise technical documentation using norms, symbology and terminology proper of systems engineering.|
|Adjust their speech according to the type of audience for getting a proper understanding and interpretation.|
|Read technical documentation in English.|
Effectively participate and integrate in multi-disciplinary teams aiming to the achievement of goals and objectives.
|Appraise the importance of teamworking and promote the formation of work teams.|
|Can perform as leader or active member of a working team effectively participating to achieve the proposed goals and results.|
|Propose and accepts ideas conducting to the achievement of objectives and results.|
|Appraise the differences of opinion, is tolerant and respect agreements.|