L3 Fuzing & Ordnance Systems
We are a company of innovators, game changers and entrepreneurs. As a prime contractor, we provide a broad range of communication, electronic and sensor systems used on military and commercial platforms across the globe. We embrace innovative and progressive ideas to advance our products for military and commercial customers. The Electronic Systems Segment (ESS) provides a broad range of aerospace systems, security and detection systems, and pilot training.
L3 Fuzing & Ordnance Systems (L3 FOS) is the largest fuze manufacturer in the United States and is one of the most advanced manufacturers of Fuzing and Ordnance products in the world.
The PCB Designer performs complex and difficult design tasks requiring the operation and application of Computer-Aided Design (CAD) equipment and associated peripheral equipment. Requires extensive skill and knowledge of equipment capabilities, application techniques and design limitations. Maintains technical coordination with engineering and design staff members. Work assignments are typified by their complexity and non-routine nature where established techniques and procedures may not exist. Provides work leadership to lower level CAD users and reviews work for quality and accuracy.
Prepare and direct preparation of design studies. Oversee multiple projects and maintain status records on all assigned projects and in full accordance with IPC and AS9100 quality standards and requirements.
Examine engineering drawings and related documents for soundness, efficiency, completeness, clarity and dimensional accuracy; conforms to design/drafting standards, design. Actively participates in the transition of design from concept to production floor.
Perform tolerance analysis as required. Implements approved changes.
Function as checker for all documents prepared by support personnel.
Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner that is cooperative and supportive of customers, co-workers and managers.
Makes accurate scale layouts of parts, assemblies, or electronic circuits for electronic units of considerable complexity, showing specification tolerances, dimensions and material to be used.
Checks with design engineers or other sources such as parts catalogs to find additional data.
Performs CAD Designs using the following tools: Altium, Mentor Pads 2007, DX Designer, PCB to 3D, CAM 350, others as required
Prepares detailed drawings, and completed mechanical or electrical drawings of printed circuit board components and assemblies from notes, verbal instructions, and rough or detailed sketches for engineering or manufacturing purposes.
Our Values are an integral part of who we are. We seek candidates who share our values:
Must be eligible for Security Clearance.
Associates degree in Engineering with 5 years of on-the-job PCB design experience or 10 years of PCB design experience.
ANSI Y14.5-82M dimensioning and tolerancing.
PCB designers are required to have IPC CID certification or have the ability and desire to obtain one. Equivalent certifications considered.
Working knowledge of IPC standards related to electrical symbology. IPC Class III literate.
Working knowledge of materials and processes specific to the PCB / PWB industry.
Experience with Rigid, Flex and Rigid Flex design requirements.
ECAD tool experience (Altium and how to interface with MCAD & ECAD DFM tools).
Working knowledge of algebra, geometry and machining technology
Proficiency on 2D and 3D CAE/CAD/CAM software tools
Proficiency with Microsoft Office products
Working knowledge of MRP/ERP systems and data management applications
THE TOOLS. THE TALENT. THE TECHNOLOGY. SAVING LIVES AND MAKING THE WORLD A SAFER PLACE TO LIVE L3 Technologies, Inc. is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3 provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. L3 maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.