Electrical Engineer in Los Angeles, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

 

Volt is seeking an Analog and Digital Sr. Engineer for tactical missile system development and production programs

Key responsibilities include:

• Experience with Missile hardware design, range safety, telemetry and flight terminations systems highly desired.
• Develops, coordinates and conducts Analog, Power and Digital designs and evaluations of engineering design concepts. Which includes FPGAs with high speed interface.
• Create Analog, Power and Digital designs simulation models using computer modeling tools.
• Creates test plans and procedures for a variety of circuit card, environmental testing and Electrical System Integration.
• Oversees or participates in hardware and integration in a laboratory environment testing.
• Identifies opportunities for improvement based on review of failure data and supports development and implementation of component design improvements or updates.
• Supports design reviews and test activities, as needed. Supports subcontractor evaluation, selection and coordination activities with respect to Analog, Power and Digital needs.
• Develops specifications and requirements, reviews Engineering Change Proposals, and generates formal whitepapers and failure reports.
• Supports program Engineering Configuration Change Board (CCB), Corrective Action Board (CAB) and Failure Review Boards (FRB), as required.
Experience and Skill Requirements:
• Minimum 7-10 years of experience in Analog, Power and Digital product design and development.
• Safety engineering knowledge desired.
• Proven hands on design experience of board level and system level products.
• Experience with Open System Architecture
• Direct Digital conversion experience / signal processing hardware experience / Data link experience is a plus.
• Strong Analog background with a good mechanical understanding.
• Experience desired in manufacturing support, characterization, test.
• Ability to use and collect test data using Digital Storage Oscilloscopes, Digital Multimeters, Logic Analyzers, Software Based Debugging tools, In-Circuit Emulators, RF Network Analyzers, Spectrum Analyzers, and signal generators is a plus.
• Ability to read and interpret military requirements, specifications, and Engineering drawings/schematics.
• Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to build effective working relationships with customers, coworkers, and vendors are a must.
• Ability to communicate findings to customers and management.
• Self-starter capable of performing assigned tasks with some direction.
• Innovated thinker with a demonstrated ability of solving complex problems which require ingenuity and “out of the box” ideas.
• Ability to work with cross-functional team
• Ability to study and understand complex electronics/mechanical systems
• Ability to create or review presentations, emails, white papers, trade studies, and reports for content and accuracy.
• Ability to follow company processes and procedures
• Meticulous documentation and attention to traceability skills
• Familiarity with Mentor PCB Design suite (DxDesigner, Layout, Simulation, Hyper lynx), Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook, Visio), and CAD tools and Matlab.
• Familiarity with Printed Wire Board and Circuit Card Assembly processes (schematic capture, layout, fabrication, assembly) from concept thru design and production and sustaining through end-of-life.
• BS in Electrical Engineering required, MS preferred.

Security Clearance:
Applicants selected must have ability to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.