Nuclear Surety Electrical Engineer II

Job Description

BAE Systems is looking for qualified engineering professionals to join our team for an exciting opportunity supporting sustainment efforts for the Minuteman III Intercontinental Ballistic Missile weapon system. The Minuteman III is a 1970s era weapon system and is scheduled to be retained as the United States military's prompt, global strike deterrent system until at least 2030. To maintain the system, a number of issues associated with obsolescence of the system will be addressed. Qualified candidates will:

1. Perform Electrical Engineering work which requires a highly diversified application of engineering principles, theories, concepts and precedents.
2. Perform professional technical assignments and coordinates work of other engineers in the professional technical analysis, design or test on one or more complex components or functional systems of products requiring the full use and wide application of established engineering principles, theories, concepts and precedents in the field plus a working knowledge of other related disciplines.
3. Conduct research in areas which require a moderate level of expertise and knowledge in areas of specialization and some related fields.
4. Devise new techniques and approaches and provide solutions to a wide range of technical problems by drawing on his/her own areas of technical specialty and consulting with other engineering specialists for technologies where he/she does not have in-depth expertise. Make decisions based on available data, selection of materials and required parameters.
5. Evaluate plans and criteria for technical activities in his/her specialty and recommends alternatives as required to comply with customer and company obligations. May lead projects or segments of major projects responsible for achievement of schedule, cost and technical performance objectives.
6. Review and coordinate work of team members to ensure progress is maintained to achieve specified aims; interprets and directs the preparation of data for reports on technical findings, recommendations, accomplishments and progress measured against specific plans.
7. Attend conferences and meetings to represent assigned activity.
8. Maintain knowledge in area of specialization and a few other related fields. Is cognizant of developments in the remaining related fields.
9. Other duties as assigned.

Assignments are broad and will include development of new techniques as a result of research; development and evaluation of plans and procedures; theoretical computations and analysis; design and development of equipment with many complex features; testing of procedures, equipment, materials. Makes extensive contributions to proposal efforts. Responsible for the conduct and performance of assignments.

This position is located on or near Hill AFB, UT.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • BS/MS in Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics.

  • 3+yrs of directly related experience.
  • Be able to obtain a U.S. Government security clearance.
  • Must be able to work independently and demonstrate strong initiative and an ability to organize daily tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Strong communication skills (oral and written) as well as the ability to interact with team members, external vendors, various levels of management and internal clients with assorted levels of computer experience.
  • Must have experience in Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Preferred Skills and Education
  • 1-2 years of DoD weapon system experience.
  • Familiarity with military technology and technical data
  • Proficiency in MATLAB and/or experience with Spice or Microcap or similar circuit modeling software
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

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