Sr. Electrical Design, Test & Integration Engineer

Aerojet Rocketdyne   •  

Orlando, FL

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 45 days ago

Aerojet Rocketdyne Coleman Aerospace in Orlando, Florida is looking for a Sr. Electrical Engineer who will be designing and analyzing, as well as supporting integration and testing of electronic hardware. The successful candidate will be tasked with electronic design and supporting acceptance and qualification testing of electronic boxes used in an aerospace/defense application. This is a hands-on position for individuals with demonstrated design, analytical and troubleshooting skills.

The small team atmosphere provided by Coleman Aerospace demands the capability to devise simple solutions to complex engineering problems both independently and by soliciting inputs from other technical subject matter experts.

This current opening may be filled at the level posted or at one level higher.

Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)

Working under general supervision:

25% - Design, documentation and production floor support of hardware (missile electronics, missile electrical cabling, airborne support equipment, ground support equipment and test sets.

25% - Support acceptance and qualification testing of electronic boxes used in an aerospace/defense application.

20% - System analysis includes circuit analysis, SPICE, power budgets and other impacts on the overall system performance through integration, test, and field operations.

20% - Reviews and generates analysis and tests of electrical/electronic components, sub-systems and systems.

10% - Work with the program technical leads, production operations, quality assurance, customer and the customer's representatives to ensure that the hardware meets all requirements.


Requires a BS degree in Electrical Engineering (or related discipline) and at least 5 years of related experience (or an equivalent combination of education and experience).

Additional Requirements:

  • US Citizenship required. Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level (U.S. Citizenship required). Must also be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.
  • Must have an understanding of electrical engineering fundamentals of design 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 such as EMI/EMC, vibration, packaging, thermal, etc.
  • Ability to document efforts, write test procedures and reports and contribute to completion of milestones within specific projects.
  • Must be detail-oriented.
  • Must be familiar with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Good written and oral communication skills to be able to convey design ideas in a clear and concise manner.
  • Experience with schematic capture design tools, as well as circuit simulation using PSPICE.
  • This position may require occasional extra work hours as required to meet critical schedule milestones. Significant travel is not expected.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Circuit card design and layout.
  • LabVIEW software development.
  • Experience with MIL-STD-461E.
  • RF design and analysis.
  • Experience integrating embedded systems.

Work Environment and Physical Requirements:

Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit and to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 15 pounds; may require minimal walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.