Principal Electrical Engineer
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 Aviation Products Division (L3 APD), is a leading provider of commercial and military avionics with unsurpassed performance, quality and customer support. L3 APD manufactures a diverse line of safety- and efficiency-enhancing products that set the standard for next-generation requirements, including configurable voice and data recorders, collision avoidance systems, navigation products, display systems and processors.
This is a great opportunity to be part of the L3 Engineering team. The Electrical Engineers at L3 do real engineering work for products that make a real difference. Display Systems is one of the few remaining places where engineers are involved in the full lifecycle from product design and qualification to manufacturing and integration. The Electrical Engineering team of approximately 20 people at Display Systems is charged with developing circuit cards and FPGA designs for aircraft electronic systems. The circuit cards and FPGAs are custom designed to meet performance specifications and internal guidelines.
Members of our design staff are technical leaders across multi-disciplined teams, possessing a high level understanding of aerospace electrical engineering technology and electronics architectures for aircraft sub-systems and instruments.
Block diagram development and implementation into electrical designs
Circuit card component selection and trade studies
Schematic entry of circuit designs
Circuit analysis (derating, power, signal integrity, crosstalk, timing)
FPGA development & simulation
Documentation of design requirements & implementation
Conduct and participate in internal design reviews
System-level integration of circuit cards with embedded software or firmware
Support for qualification testing issues
Support for manufacturing issues on legacy and new production systems
Other duties related to the product lifecycle may be assigned in addition to the above mentioned.
Our Values are an integral part of who we are. We seek candidates who share our values.
BS or MS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering from ABET accredited university,
10-15 years relevant work experience
Course work/experience with FPGAs, embedded microprocessors, microcontrollers, graphics and video processors( experience with Open GL is a plus)
Familiarity of high performance video design techniques including designs with converters, scalers, drivers, high-speed memory (DDR2/DDR3), Ethernet and processor subsystems.
Ability to understand and generate schematics with digital and analog electronic circuits
Familiarity with analog and digital video standards and protocols
Experience in development of high-reliability military products is a plus.
Familiarity with industry standard EDA tools including schematic capture (DxDesigner), PCB layout and FPGA development/simulation (Quartus, Vivado, ModelSim)
Proven effective communication with Senior Project Management and customer representatives is essential.
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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.