Senior Satellite Electronics Engineer

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Aerospace Corporation
Aerospace, Systems, Engineer, Project, RF
Full Time

Job Description

In an era of dynamic change in space, Aerospace is addressing a generation of complex challenges. We operate the only federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) committed exclusively to the space enterprise. Our technical experts span every discipline of space-related science and engineering. Join our team and thrive in a career that matters to the world and you personally.

Responsibilities

The Space Systems Group is seeking an Electronics Engineer to work within a tightly integrated program office of Air Force, Aerospace, and SE&I contractor. This role will require working closely with contractors, program office, matrixed engineering staff, external agencies, and others. The selected applicant will serve as a key member of a team supporting the planning, acquisition, and development of advanced communication systems.

Key Functions
  • Evaluate potential architectures and associated trades
  • Oversee development of technical requirements and assess requirements flowdowns and allocations
  • Assess and influence requirements verification plans, evidence, and documentation
  • Oversee technical efforts performed by ETG partners - coordinate tasks and schedule, assess results, share results with management and customers
  • Evaluate contractor deliverables
  • Support mission assurance planning and implementation
  • Support integration and test activities
  • Interact with customers, management, and external partners at various levels
  • Minimal domestic travel expected

This position is available as an Aerospace Corporation Project Engineer or Senior Project Engineer

Qualifications

Required
  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or related technical degree
  • 8 or more years of increasingly responsible professional engineering experience
  • Experience with requirements and interface development and review
  • Experience with verification planning and implementation
  • Demonstrated technical analysis and judgment skills
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Current TS/SSBI, active SCI clearance with ability to obtain additional security clearances

Preferred
  • Strong knowledge of state-of-the-art electronics for satellite systems
  • Practical knowledge in one or more of the following skill areas: circuit design and analysis, FPGAs, digital/analog power electronics, EMI/EMC, or other relevant specialty discipline
  • Professional experience with hands-on testing, troubleshooting and debugging electronics
  • Experience with mission assurance processes, practices, and techniques
  • Experience with integration and test activities
  • Experience with integration of complex systems

Required for Senior Project Engineer
  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or related technical degree
  • 12 or more years of increasingly responsible professional engineering/scientific experience, including multi-disciplinary systems engineering, development, and acquisition
  • Experience with requirements development and review
  • Experience with verification planning and implementation
  • Demonstrated leadership in developing technical teams in providing value added products
  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of customer, contractor, Aerospace and SE&I personnel
  • Demonstrated technical analysis and judgment skills
  • Highly effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Current TS/SSBI, active SCI clearance with ability to obtain additional security clearances

Preferred
  • Demonstrated expertise with state-of-the-art electronics for satellite systems
  • Deep technical knowledge and practical experience with digital, analog, power and RF circuits
  • Demonstrated skill with hands-on testing, troubleshooting and debugging from the board to box level
  • Experience with mission assurance processes, practices, and techniques
  • Experience with government acquisition processes
  • Experience with integration and test activities
  • Experience with integration of complex systems

Equal Opportunity Commitment

The Aerospace Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We believe that a diverse workforce creates an environment in which unique ideas are developed and differing perspectives are valued, producing superior customer solutions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, color, religion, genetic information, marital status, ancestry, national origin, protected veteran status, physical disability, medical condition, mental disability, or disability status and any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. If you're an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who needs assistance using our online job search and application tools or need reasonable accommodation to complete the job application process, please contact us by phone at 310.336.5432 or by email at ieo.mailbox@aero.org. You can also review The Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law and the supplement, as well as the Pay Transparency Policy Statement.


Company Information

A trusted partner. A national resource. A leader in national security space. We are THE Aerospace Corporation. A team that takes pride in our readiness to solve some of the most complex technical challenges in existence. With challenges spanning government to commercial, you’ll have the unique opportunity to work on projects that are literally evolving our nation's space and launch capabilities. We all share a common passion and aspiration – to serve a mission much bigger than ourselves. When you join our team, you’ll be part of a rare collection of thought leaders and game-changing innovators. Are you ready to launch your career?

Dice Id : 90970895
Position Id : R000733
Originally Posted : 7 months ago

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