Electronic Engineering Assistant

Job Description

Provides technical support for engineering personnel working in a research or design/development environment. Performs non-routine, complex assignments involving responsibility for planning and conducting a complete project of relatively limited scope or a portion of a larger, more diverse project. Selects and adapts plans, techniques, designs and layouts.

  • Constructs, modifies and assists in the design and development of complex electronic circuits utilizing basic design concepts.
  • Determines circuit values for specified performance in various circuits by performing necessary mathematical calculations.
  • Selects and specifies optimal components for electronic systems or subsystems, allowing for environmental and/or operating conditions and type/extent of service.
  • Troubleshoots and tests a wide variety of highly complex assemblies and systems utilizing electro-mechanical, electronic and/or inspection instruments requiring a high degree of technical skill and experience to obtain desired results. Utilizes computer aided design and analysis tools as required.
  • Determines test requirements and test procedures. Conducts tests and/or experiments on electronic systems and subsystems, analyzes results and recommends design revisions or modifications to equipment to improve/enhance performance. Implements recommendations upon supervisory review and approval.
  • Compiles, reviews, analyzes and presents a wide variety of complex engineering data required to achieve engineering objectives.
  • Plans or assists in planning complex tests to evaluate equipment performance. May calculate design data required to comply with engineering objectives.
  • Directs and coordinates the work of less senior technicians as project assignment requires.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as required.

  • Required Skills and Education

    Requires an Associate's Degree in Electronic Engineering Technology or equivalent and four (4) years of directly related experience.

    About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

    BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering 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 and services.
    The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

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