Lead Electrical Engineer

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


11 - 15 years

Posted 57 days ago

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The ESES III contract is tasked with providing a broad range of engineering and related services to the GSFC Electrical Engineering Directorate for the formulation, design, development, fabrication, integration, testing, verification, and operations of space flight and ground system hardware and software, including development and validation of new technologies in support of NASA’s current and future space flight and ground system projects.

The successful candidate will support the Electronic Instrumentation Branch in the design, analysis and testing of microwave and sub-mm wave instruments used to detect and record physical measurements for Earth and Space Science programs.

Required Qualifications:

  • A Master’s degree in electrical engineering with an emphasis in microwave hardware design and a minimum of 10 years of experience in space hardware design and testing, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Microwave circuit design, analysis and testing experience at the board and unit level
  • Experience in radiometer development.
  • Experience in overseeing vendors developing space flight hardware including review of plans, specifications and cost and schedule estimates.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment and coordinate the efforts of different branches within NASA and the commercial space hardware community.
  • US Citizenship required. Must be able to pass a Government backgroundinvestigation

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience in radar design is a plus.