Designs, implements and maintains highly complex electronic equipment, components and circuits for new and existing products. Determines design approach and parameters to move product/system to manufacture or implementation.
Develops and defines quality standards of the end result in accordance with company and contractual requirements. Follows through to ensure quality standards are met.
Develops qualification test procedures and carries out qualification testing. Conducts testing and integration testing for functionality and limits. Examines and evaluates new electronic components and circuits. Reports findings.
Creates complex prototypes for beta testing and for customer demonstration to ensure feasibility of product.
Acts as a liaison between vendors and company. Reviews vendor capability to support product development. Collaborates on product specifications and component selection.
Researches new technology or development tools to incorporate and/or introduce modifications and/or advances to current systems, products and methods.
Provides leadership and work guidance to less experienced personnel.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Bachelor's degree in electronics engineering or related field preferred
Six or more years of experience in electronic design
Experience working with electrical theories, design principles and practices and design evaluation techniques
Experience working with the company's electronic design procedures
Experience working with personal computers and related software applications
Experience working with test lab equipment
Bachelor’s degreerequired, no equivalency will be granted
Must currently possess at a minimum an Interim security clearance and be able to obtain/maintain an active/valid US security clearance.
Strong time management skills
Strong communication skills for presentation of findings to customers and management
Strong interpersonal skills for interaction with customers and other department personnel
Strong leadership skills to guide and mentor the work of less experienced personnel
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Ability to listen and comprehend the needs of the customer with relation to the project
Ability and desire to research new technology and methodologies in the electronics field