Electrical Engineer - (RAP000018)

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

Job Description


Are you an emerging authority in electrical engineering? Do you have a passion for electrical design of custom electronics—leading electronics from the concept to prototype to qualification testing and finally to production? Sound interesting? If so, then Jacobs has a great opportunity for you as an electrical engineer in hardware manufacturing.


This position is in a rapidly growing business within the Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Sector of Jacobs. 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.


-Technical lead that can support electrical design and oversee manufacturing of custom electronics from the concept stage to prototype, qualification testing and production.


-Employee will be responsible for system and module level block diagrams, schematic capture and layout, BOM generation, configuration management, test procedure generation and product testing. 


-Employee will interface with the Mechanical Engineering team to support packaging efforts, and coordinate with the assembly team and SMT shop, internal or external, to manufacture products on time and within cost.


-Typical product work consists of COTs integration of EO/IR and similar hardware onto airborne platforms, like airborne imagery collection pods, power distribution units, battery backup units, environmental control units, antenna or sensor positioners, sensor control modules, timing trigger and control modules, and various other products.

-Considered an emerging authority, who applies extensive technical expertise.
-Develops technical solutions to complex problems.
-Exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignment. Bachelor's (or equivalent) with 5+ years of experience, or a 
-Master's (preferred) with 3+ years of experience.
-Schematic Capture and Layout using Altium or similar.
-PCB Layout, Fabrication and Assembly.
-Embedded Firmware Design, PIC Microcontroller design a plus.
-Electrical design experience with USB 3.0, SATA III, Gigabit Ethernet and IEEE1588 circuits a plus.
-Switching Power Supply Design Experience.
-RF Design experience is a plus.
-Design familiarity to MilStd810, MilStd461, MilStd704 with testing and troubleshooting skills.
-Design for Manufacturability.
-Test Equipment knowledge- Spectrum Analyzer, Oscilloscopes, DMM’s.
-Automated test generation.
This position may require the ability to obtain and maintain a 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, 11:39:00 PM


: Aerospace

Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

7763 Old Telegraph Road Building A
 Severn 21144