2020 College Grad - Entry Level Electrical Engineer

Job Description
BAE Systems is seeking entry level electrical engineers to fill FPGA Firmware and Verification roles. Beyond exciting work, each college hire in engineering will be part of our Year One program.

An exciting future at BAE Systems awaits and it starts with Year One- a unique experience to jumpstart your engineering career.

•Explore a variety of disciplines and programs: Participate in rotations to discover your passion
•Develop skills: Receive immediate mentorship from experienced managers and engineers and explore classes to find your comfort zone
•Network and collaborate: Make lasting connections with your Year One peers, employees and leadership

Be sure to apply to other Year One positions of interest including Engineering Leadership Development Program (ELDP), Test Engineering (ITE), Software. There are many sites with positions that are or will be available in NH, MA, NJ, NY (Greenlawn), VA (Manassas) and TX (Austin).
Job Description:
Electronic Systems Defense Hardware Engineering Group is looking for an entry level Digital Design Engineer to support FPGA designs through all phases of development. The ideal candidate is expected to perform activities such as requirements generation, design architecture, RTL coding, synthesis, test bench development, lab testing, and product support.
The position requires a U.S. person with the ability to obtain a minimum of a Secret Security Clearance.
Please note: Candidates for these positions will be considered for positions across the greater Nashua, NH area and various engineering hiring teams.

Job Description

I. BASIC FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB:
To perform electrical engineering work which is specific in nature and requires knowledge and application of basic engineering principles, theories and concepts to complete assignments under direct technical supervision. All college hires will participate in the Year One Program which includes formal mentorship, personal effectiveness and leadership classes, social/network collaboration and career/rotation planning.
II. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: (Duties and responsibilities which occupy a major portion of time and importance in the job. Incumbent(s) perform one or more of the following duties.)
1. Performs specific professional technical assignments of an investigatory, design or test nature requiring limited analysis and evaluation, selection and application of basic engineering principles, theories and techniques.
2. Participates in the investigation, development and testing where overall operational, space, functional and similar design requirements have been specified. Designs or selects available designs to meet requirements. Evaluates merits of design with higher skilled engineers. Acquires familiarization with the project, engineering or research effort and company engineering practices and standards
3. Receives directions and instructions in the form of assignment objectives, alternative approaches and solutions from supervisor or senior engineering personnel.
4. Works from specific assignments from supervisor or senior engineering personnel which may include design and development of specific components, circuits, compilation of data for research investigation by study groups; performance of parameters that have been determined; analysis of test data; calculation of results.
5. Instructs and directs the work of technicians, if assigned.
6. Prepares charts, diagrams and reports expressing technical progress and accomplishments measured against specific plans
7. Begins to develop areas of specialization and maintains cognizance of scientific and technological developments in the field
8. Performs other duties and responsibilities as required.
Please note: Candidates for these positions will be considered for positions across the greater Nashua, NH area and various engineering hiring teams.

Seeking graduates with one or both of the following
- BS Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering
- MS Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering
Preferred Skills and Education
Experience in any of the following is a PLUS:
- Power Supply/Systems Design
- Analog Circuit Design
- Digital Circuit Design
- FPGA development
- VHDL Programing language experience
- PSPICE or equivalent analog circuit simulation tool experience
- Board Design
- Cadence Allegro for schematic capture and PCB design
- RF circuit design
- Basic microwave Technology
- Proficient in circuit active and passive devices
- Ability to read schematics
- C, C++, Perl, Labview, TestStand are pluses
- Team player and resourceful in achieving goals
- GPA of 3.0 or higher strongly preferred

Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status.

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a High School Diploma and 4 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
Seeking graduates with one or both of the following
- BS Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering
- MS Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering

Preferred Skills and Education
Experience in any of the following is a PLUS:
- Power Supply/Systems Design
- Analog Circuit Design
- Digital Circuit Design
- FPGA development
- VHDL Programing language experience
- PSPICE or equivalent analog circuit simulation tool experience
- Board Design
- Cadence Allegro for schematic capture and PCB design
- RF circuit design
- Basic microwave Technology
- Proficient in circuit active and passive devices
- Ability to read schematics
- C, C++, Perl, Labview, TestStand are pluses
- Team player and resourceful in achieving goals
- 3.0 GPA strongly preferred

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.


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