Lead Electrical Engineer

Job Description
Come join the BAE Systems, Inc team as "We Protect those that Protect Us." The Survivability, Targeting and Sensing Solutions (STS) Business Area, is an industry leader in threat warning and threat countermeasure technology has a need for Sr. Principal Electrical Engineer to support our diverse, impressive, and ever growing product portfolio.

This is an exciting and busy time for us as we work as One Team to develop and advance our products in support of our customers' missions. If you are interested in working in a very dynamic and exciting environment with some of the world leaders in this industry, then we are looking for people like you to join our team!

The Senior Principal Electrical Engineer is to provide technical expertise of anti-missile seekers for missile defense applications. Required skills include electrical/electronic design from electrical system architecture to detailed circuit design. A broad knowledge of all hardware technologies needed for a complete seeker electrical subsystem, including knowledge of opto-electronics, Digital Signal Processors (DSP), A/D and D/A conversion, FPGA based signal processing techniques, motor control, power distribution, inertial measurement and Circuit Card Assembly (CCA) design, test and troubleshoot is desired.

The ideal candidate will have the ability to derive electrical subsystem requirements from system level and/or customer specifications to create electronic system architectures that optimize Size, Weight, Power and Cost (SWAP-C), and to realize these designs through collaboration with other project team members to create producible and reliable products. The candidate will work closely with Systems Engineering to determine the initial payload architecture and provide technical, cost, and schedule oversight to the electrical team throughout hardware development - from conceptual design through product qualification and delivery.

Key Responsibilities
• Architect electrical design concepts in support of Business Area (BA) needs
•Provide technical, cost and schedule oversight to a team of electrical engineers during product development and qualification
•Participate in product design reviews as both an technical assessor and presenter
•Review and/or develop requirement specifications for Circuit Card Assemblies, FPGAs, and subcontracted electrical assemblies.
•Provide customer technical support

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
•Circuit analysis, including component derating, signal integrity, logic compatibility, and power analysis (component, CCA, and system)
•Circuit simulation tools
•Schematic capture and circuit board layout tools
•Technical presentation, communication and writing skills

Preferred Skills and Education
•Active Secret Security Clearance preferred
•Master's Degree (M.S.E.E.)
•Familiar with Earned Value Management System (EVMS)
•Familiarity with Model-Based Engineering (MBE)
•Experience with failure analysis of high-reliability electronic assemblies
•Matlab and Simulink
•MathCad

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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