Payload Test Set Engineer Lead 5

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Ground Systems Development is seeking an experienced RF Engineer to lead a restricted program's payload test set development. This position will be located in Manhattan Beach, CA.

Responsibilities include developing and implementing RF test techniques to verify RF Payload operation, interfacing with customers, program management, hardware design, system engineering, procurement, suppliers, manufacturing, integration and test engineers, leading payload test system design reviews, and reporting cost and schedule status.

Essential Functions:
The candidate will have an ability to operate in a team environment and collaborate across engineering disciplines to accomplish the team goals. This candidate will also be capable of coordinating with internal and external customers and preparing/presenting the results of their work. Candidate will exhibit an exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity, and resourcefulness. Apply and/or develop highly advanced technologies, scientific principles, theories and concepts.

Unique ID: elepay
Basic Qualifications:

- Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or STEM Degree
- Minimum of 12 years of RF and/or digital electronics experience with a Bachelor's in Science; or 10 years with a Master's; or 7 years with a PhD
- Demonstrated hardware experience in RF and/or digital electronics design and test at either the unit or test set level
- Previous experience as an RDE (Responsible Design Engineer)
- Experience presenting to internal technical leadership
- Experience in requirements verification
- Active SCI clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

- Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or STEM Degree
- Experience designing and developing RF payload test systems
- Experience in RF and digital test set development and testing
- Experience in technical leadership/management role
- Experience in Cost Accounting Management, EVMS
- Strong verbal and written communication skills

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