Senior 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 Electrical Engineers 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!

More specifically, we are looking for a candidate to support the Precision Guidance and Sensing Solutions (PGSS) Product Line within our STS Business Area. This position is for a Senior Electrical Engineer to provide electronic design for anti-missile seekers for missile defense applications. Required skills include electrical/electronic circuit board design from board specification to detailed circuit design and schematic capture. A broad knowledge of hardware technologies needed for a 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, and inertial measurement. A detailed knowledge of Circuit Card Assembly (CCA) design, verification, test and troubleshoot. The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to derive electrical circuit requirements from board level specifications to create CCAs 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 and a Hardware Lead to establish CCA requirements, circuit designs and test methods; "owning" the design throughout design, test and transition to production.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Circuit Card Assembly design from specification to production.
  • Design Verification Test (DVT) and recurring test
  • Participate in design reviews as either a technical assessor or presenter
  • Review and/or develop requirement specifications for Circuit Card Assemblies, FPGAs, and subcontracted electrical assemblies.
Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 4 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
  • Circuit analysis, including component derating, signal integrity, 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
  • Master's Degree (M.S.E.E.)
  • Familiar with Earned Value Management System (EVMS)
  • Experience with design and failure analysis of high-reliability electronic assemblies
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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