Senior Manager, Electrical Design Engineering

Aerojet Rocketdyne   •  

Orlando, FL

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


11 - 15 years

Posted 42 days ago

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Aerojet Rocketdyne has an opening for a Senior Manager, Electrical Design Engineering at its Orlando, FL location. Responsibilities for this position involve activities which include requirements generation/management/verification, electrical design, risk management and support of hardware build/integration, acceptance/qualification testing and field operations.

Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)

50% - Directly supervises electrical design employees. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws.

Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; staff development; proposing, planning, assigning, and directing work; and performing conflict resolution.

20% - Researches, develops, designs and tests electrical components, equipment, and systems.

20% - Designs and directs engineering personnel in testing control apparatus and equipment, and determines methods, procedures, and conditions for testing products.

10% - Manages resources (people, budget, etc.) of department.

Supports, by action and example, the corporate culture and value system.



  • BS degree in Electrical Engineering AND:
  • Required 14 years of experience in the area of Electrical Design or equivalent combination of experience and education.
  • Must have an understanding of electrical engineering fundamentals in both analog and digital electronics.
  • Must have experience with design, development, integration, and test of military electronic systems with design for manufacturing and environmental constraints (EMI/EMC, vibration, packaging, thermal, etc.).
  • Must have the ability to document efforts, write test procedures and reports and contribute to completion of milestones within specific projects.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills.
  • Must be detail-oriented.
  • Must be familiar with Microsoft Office applications.
  • The candidate must have good written and oral communication skills to be able to convey design ideas in a clear and concise manner.
  • This position may require prior managerial experience.

Desired experience:

  • MSdegree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Experience integrating embedded systems.
  • Schematic capture design tools (e.g. DxDesigner).
  • Circuit simulation using PSPICE.
  • Circuit card design and layout (e.g. PADs).
  • LabVIEW software development.
  • Experience with MIL-STD-461E.
  • RF design and analysis

Job ID 14312