Electrical Design Engineer (Entry to Mid-Level)
Design, implement, bring-up, and test cables and interconnect circuit cards while teaming with various engineering discipline (system, software, mechanical, test, and manufacturing).
Duties and Responsibilities
Design, simulate and implement, analog and digital cables, interconnects and circuits
Perform component and architecture trade studies to determine optimal system solutions
Document and present trade studies, analyses, test results, status, etc. to the team
Generate design and interface documentation
Integrate, test, troubleshoot, and verify hardware
Develop test criteria and assist in the design of test systems including test software applications
Develop technical presentations, recommendations, and written communications to explain technical issues to program management and the Navy customer team.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Candidates should have effective leadership skills, technical acumen, an educational background and expertise (experience preferred) in analog and digital signal design, development and troubleshooting;
Experience in low level analog and digital signal design;
Have in-depth knowledge of and practical experience with system/product development from cradle to grave in a defense acquisition program or similar.
Working knowledge of power, signal integrity, and digital interface design;
Experience PSPICE development environment, critical parts selection, schematic entry using OrCAD Capture, power analysis
Strong documentation and writing skills; be able to rapidly adapt to handling electronic system technical issues found in system integration labs, field environments and during production: and be able to steadily develop knowledge/expertise across the various tactical baselines and platforms.
Understanding of systems and electronics troubleshooting skills.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
The Successful candidates will be reliable and motivated
This position requires the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance.
Physical and Mental Requirements for all positions:
Prolonged stationary periods at a desk
General ability to operate computer and other productivity machinery such as calculator, copy machine, printer, etc.
Ability to lift and transport up to 15 pounds at times
Effectively communicate with others
Ability to stay focused and provide attention to detail.
Ability to think analytically and apply problem solving skills to scenarios throughout the course of the workday
If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please contact our recruiting department at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 703.368.6107. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.
To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at http://www.progeny.net/careers.
About Progeny Systems
Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.
Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.
Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:
United States Navy
United States Air Force
United States Army
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)
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