Sr. Electrical Engineer
Position DescriptionPosition Summary:
This position will serve as the primary technical point of contact for a full range of US DoD products, systems, and services. Responsibilities include leading engineering development, prototyping, design verification, and transition to production on complex analog, digital, and radio frequency (RF) products. The position requires the ability to exercise discretion and independent judgement and be able to mentor and lead other members of the engineering staff.
Work cross-functionally across the organization (program management, procurement, operations, manufacturing engineering, quality engineering, test, production, business development, contracts)
Create innovative ideas in support of internal research and development.
Generate and implement improvements in product design and test throughput.
Interface directly with customers and suppliers to support technical issues.
Provide training, mentorship, and leadership to engineering and test staff
Research and apply electrical engineering principles and theories to solve customer problems
Support full program life cycles (concept, specification, prototype, production, sustainment)
Lead teams of design engineers using established design and development process models (CMMI, Six Sigma for Design, or equivalent)
Create, review, approve Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs) and Requests for Variances (RFVs)
Support and lead systems engineering, software engineering, and mechanical engineering efforts
Create and update corporate and engineering processes and procedures
Performs other functions as needed to support the company’s goals.
Essential Skills & Experience:
Bachelor of Science degree from a 4 year accredited college or university in Electrical Engineering or related field.
At least 5 years’ experience in design and production of high reliability DoD products and systems.
Must be a US citizen
A breadth of knowledge in electronic systems including microprocessor/microcomputer, conversion (A/D, D/A, synchro, power, etc.), analog signal processing, AC/DC and DC/DC converters, digital, radio frequency (RF), and embedded circuits
Familiarity with industry and military specifications
Ability to obtain a DoD Secret clearance or higher
Test engineering experience (instrumentation, procedure development, automated software development, troubleshooting)
Experience in writing and reviewing technical proposals and developing engineering estimates
Familiar with AS9100, ISO 9001, CMMI
Familiar with Configuration Management (MIL-HDBK-61A, EIA-649)
Strong technical writing, verbal communication skills, and self-motivated.