Entry Level Electrical Engineer

Job Description
BAE Systems is seeking entry level electrical engineers to fill a variety of electrical engineering rotations based on your background, skill set and interest level. 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).

Electrical Engineering Job Description


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.

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree 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
- GPA of 3.0 or higher required, transcript may be requested

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

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

Back to top