Senior/Principal Space Payloads Electrical/Digital Engineer - (RAP00000L)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-Maryland-Severn-20356-SEV1
  • Apr 22, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

Description
 
Do you have a passion for designing complex space-based geospatial intelligence systems?  What about Radar systems, Software Defined Radios or ISR special projects? Want to lead technical teams – sound interesting? If so, then we have a great opportunity for you!  We recently created a role for a lead electrical/digital hardware engineer to work in our Engineering Development and Special Projects (EDSP) group supporting our space payload projects.
 
EDSP is a rapidly growing business within the Rapid Solutions sector of Jacobs. This division is a small subset (<100) of the company comprised of engineers of various disciplines organized into product development teams. The small company atmosphere provides the perfect opportunity to demonstrate your engineering skills on the most challenging problems while also expanding your abilities and advancing your career.
 
You will
-Lead technical teams designing space payloads and scalable communication systems.
-Design circuits at the schematic level.
-Select circuit components based on given requirements.
-Utilize development boards and/or breadboards to prove out circuit designs.
-Work with mechanical engineers to develop mechanical aspects of products.
-Oversee and inspect board layouts.
-Test circuit boards to prove they function as expected, debug as required.
-Assist in the development of production-level tests.
-Support transition to production.
-Perform failure analysis on problem areas.
-Document results of testing and failure analysis.
-Participate in product design reviews to provide input on functional requirements, product designs, schedules, or potential problems.
-Assist in creating cost estimates for related activities.

 
Qualifications
 
 
Required:
 
-Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field and 11+ years’ experience or Master’s Degree and 9+ years’ experience.
 
-Ability to design circuits at the schematic level
 
-Ability to read and understand datasheets for integrated circuits
 
-Good knowledge of electronic components and test equipment.
 
Preferred:
 
-Experience leading technical teams.
 
-Experience designing space-qualified payloads.
 
-Understanding of BOM and product configuration practices.
 
-Ability to work in a dynamic environment with cross-functional teams.
 
-Ability to support multiple projects simultaneously.
 
-Effective time management and prioritization skills.
 
-Excellent communication and documentation skills.
 
-Works well as a part of a team.
 
-Basic skills in Microsoft Office software products. - Good problem solving skills
 
-Ability to write software and/or firmware.
 
-Experience in micro-controller and/or FPGA based designs.
 
-Experience with Altium Designer or similar schematic/layout tools.
 
-Experience with low power tracking and/or communic
 
Clearance Requirement:
 
TS/SCI. This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI security clearance. Clearance processing will be completed by the U.S. Government. Factors considered for a U.S. Government Security Clearance include but are not limited:
 
-U.S. Citizenship (Required)
-Favorable Criminal History Check
-Education Verification
-Abuse/Illegal Drug Use
-Credit Check
-Subject Interview
 

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.

 

Primary Location

: United States-Maryland-Severn-20356-SEV1

Job Posting

: Apr 20, 2020, 11:40:50 PM

Job

: Aerospace

Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

: 
20356-SEV1 
7763 Old Telegraph Road Building A
 Severn 21144