Electrical Engineer II

    • BAE Systems
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Posted 42 days ago | Updated 1 hour ago


On Site
USD 73,370.00 - 124,740.00 per year
Full Time


Verification and validation
Product development
System integration
Test plans
Failure analysis
System testing
Systems engineering
Electrical Systems
Interfaces management
Functional requirements
Product requirements
Electrical engineering
Organizational skills
Test equipment
Data acquisition
Automated testing
Software maintenance
Information Technology
Customer support
Mechanical engineering
Computer hardware
Programmable logic controller
Adobe AIR

Job Details

Job Description
How does it feel to work on a team driven to make a big impact? Empowering. Our Combat Mission Systems business is currently hiring for an Electrical Engineer. In this role, you will work on cutting edge product development that supports complex weapon systems on ground combat vehicles. You'll work with industry top talent and a diverse product team to help your career grow in many engineering product areas.

As part of our valued workforce, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefit package to help keep life balanced - including a flexible work schedule with every other Friday off (9/80 schedule). Build on your experience with resources to advance your career, while making a difference doing work you can be proud of. This position will be located at our Minneapolis, MN facility.

As an Electrical Engineer, you will:
  • Develop detailed design and integration of electrical/electronic systems, sub-systems and components
  • Conduct and support subsystem and system integration and verification activities, manufacturing and test planning, and failure analysis
  • Support validation and verification activities at component, sub-system, and system test events
  • Conduct Systems Engineering activities including requirements definition and electrical architecture development
  • Research, plan, design, develop, modify, and evaluate electronic and electrical systems
  • Perform complex calculations and develop complex engineering models and representations
  • Prepare and approve engineering drawings
  • Conduct or lead portions of requirements development, architecture development, interface management, verification, and validation
  • Work with stakeholders to ensure products meet cost, schedule, performance and quality requirements
  • Contribute to internal and external technical reviews
  • Use advanced modeling and analysis tools to develop product specifications, models, simulations, technical data packages, and integration and verification procedures
  • Evaluate vendor capabilities, technologies, services and ability to deliver required products or services
  • Recommend design approaches for new or improved products and processes
  • Provide engineering consultation to other technical groups
  • Analyze and interpret design specifications, drawings, documentation, models, and/or test results to ensure technical designs comply with applicable engineering standards, military specifications and product requirements

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or closely related field and 2+ years relevant experience or Master's degree
  • We may consider candidates with less experience for a more junior role or more experience for a more senior role
  • Experience creating, reading, and understanding schematics and technical data sheets or hook-up drawings
  • Ability to create and manage interface control documents
  • Ability to solve technical problems
  • Organizational skills to successfully manage the release of drawings, author engineering orders, and track changes
  • Ability to operate in cross-functional engineering tasks (electrical, mechanical, systems)
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills to convey data, information, and technical results to customers
  • Leadership abilities and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to travel to military test sites to support testing

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Systems Engineering and manufacturing knowledge
  • Low voltage (28Vdc) and/or high voltage (610Vdc) power distribution and management (Solid State Power Controller/Programmable Power Controller)
  • Working knowledge of design for environmental qualification including EMI/EMC design and qualification principles
  • Vehicle Signal management (Sensor/Transducer Input/Output signal management) including support for diagnostics and prognostics
  • Experience using lab test equipment (oscilloscopes, network analyzers, CANbus analyzers, data acquisition) for test and verification
  • Obsolescence re-design and test support
  • Experience with Matlab/Simulink/LabVIEW
  • Experience with Automated Testing Equipment (ATE) and Environmental Stress Screening hardware and software maintenance, troubleshooting and support
  • Low voltage and high voltage electronics test planning, execution, and troubleshooting
  • Servo amplifier design, manufacturing, and test experience

Pay Information
Full-Time Salary Range: $73370 - $124740

Please note: This range is based on our market pay structures. However, individual salaries are determined by a variety of factors including, but not limited to: business considerations, local market conditions, and internal equity, as well as candidate qualifications, such as skills, education, and experience.

Employee Benefits: At BAE Systems, we support our employees in all aspects of their life, including their health and financial well-being. Regular employees scheduled to work 20+ hours per week are offered: health, dental, and vision insurance; health savings accounts; a 401(k) savings plan; disability coverage; and life and accident insurance. We also have an employee assistance program, a legal plan, and other perks including discounts on things like home, auto, and pet insurance. Our leave programs include paid time off, paid holidays, as well as other types of leave, including paid parental, military, bereavement, and any applicable federal and state sick leave. Employees may participate in the company recognition program to receive monetary or non-monetary recognition awards. Other incentives may be available based on position level and/or job specifics.

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.

The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repair...just to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.