L3 Space & Sensors is a division of L3 Technologies and we are located in Cincinnati's northern suburb of Mason, Ohio. Work location is flexible and may be in Plano, TX or Mason, OH.
Our Space & Sensors business has an impressive history and is an established pioneer in space exploration and defense technology. We are a Center of Excellence and world renowned for our expertise in the areas of infrared detection and space avionics. It's no wonder we are consistently named in Fortune's 500 listing.
At L3 you will have the opportunity to work with highly recognized engineering and manufacturing teams who are engaged in the design, development, and building of highly-sophisticated electronics equipment that are used in a variety of defense and commercial applications.
We are currently seeking a Senior IR Characterization Engineer.
Come be part of a new team that will design the next generation integrated circuits for advanced sensor arrays.
We are looking for someone who has experience with the characterization and integration of state of the art image sensors. As the Sr. IR Characterization Engineer, you will be the technical leader of a team responsible for testing and characterization of several new image sensors per year. At least 50% of your time will be spent in the lab with remaining time split between data analysis, engineering collaboration, and documentation. You will be relied on to mentor other engineers, communicate across engineering disciplines, and champion efficient organization and documentation practices.
Required skills (> 7 years of experience):
Experience testing and characterizing infrared focal plane arrays
Able to define and implement IR imaging test and characterization plans
Integrated circuit and electronics system test and debug
Strong understanding of optical principles
Strong hands-on lab skills
Aptitude in at least two of: MATLAB, LabView, C/C /C#, scripting languages
Demonstrated ability and willingness to mentor
Documentation, Communication and Analysis skills
BSEE, MSEE preferred
Our employees enjoy a generous benefit package which includes the following:
9/80 Work Schedule (with every other Friday off)
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
Health Savings Plans
Life and Disability Insurance Plans
Retirement Savings Plans
Paid Time Off
Various Voluntary Benefits
L3 is a publicly held company traded under the LLL symbol. We have over 75 locations globally with more than 30,000 employees whose primary focus is on keeping our nation safe. Our high standards and aggressive growth goals also mean that our employees are eligible for numerous career advancement opportunities.
L3 is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V and we make all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.