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Space Electronics at The Boeing Company''s Satellite Development
Center in El Segundo, California is seeking a Principal Electrical
Engineering Technical Designer with e xpert level knowledge and
experience in electronics, test and automated test system design.
Our automated test systems include those designed for testing
RF/microwave/millimeter-wave electronics, power electronics, and
digital electronics for major commercial and government satellite
and ground programs .Units requiring automated test range from
single-board computers to switching networks, modems, and microwave
electronics used in space-based applications. The person in this
position will be responsible for test system architecture
definition, hands-on test development and test system design,
verification, validation and documentation, as well as providing
project management and leadership for less senior personnel.
The position will report directly to the Electrical Engineering
Manager. This position coordinates with various other engineering
and non-engineering teams in order to analyze customer and system
requirements to develop basic architectural approaches and detailed
specifications for various electronic products. This person will be
responsible for maintaining the accuracy and security of their
projects while exceeding the industry standard for design creation
and protocols. The ideal candidate must demonstrate a passion for
identifying and meeting customer needs.
Expert level design and development of state-of-the art
electronics for space-based applications
Lead design teamsin development activities with cost and project
Development of test system requirements and verification
Make recommendations for test equipment procurement
Hands-on design, documentation and design leadership of
automated test system development projects
Supporting test system proposals and bids
Resolves complex issues on critical programs related to
architectural approaches, requirements, specifications and
Leads technical aspect of proposal preparation.
Participate in Special Test Equipment (STE) personnel
development through mentoring and group presentations
Identifies critical performance measures and develops processes
for computing them.
Leads activities in support of Supplier Management with make/buy
recommendations and other technical services.
Coordinates engineering support throughout the lifecycle of the
Develops new concepts for future product designs to meet
Recommends and manages technology insertion.
Works under consultative direction.
This position requires an activeTop SecretU.S. Security
Clearance, for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship.
(A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24
months is considered active)
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills and Experience ):
10 or more years experience with design, integration, and test
of electrical systems
Experience leading or managing projects and/or teams
Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an
accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science,
mathematics, physics or chemistry
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
Experienced Technical Designer with a demonstrated history of
working in the aviation and aerospace industry
Experience with RF measurements includingintermodulation
distortion, phase noise, and spurious measurement test techniques
and familiarity with S-parameters
Experience with electronics laboratory instrumentation
Experience working with analysis tools, such as Pspice
Experience with product configuration management
Software/coding experience using LabView, Test Stand, C/C#,
Python, FPGA Verilog/VHDL, and/or Matlab Signal Processing is a
Experience leading automated test system design
Experience with high frequency RF, Digital, power and analog
Experience managing/leading engineering projects.
Experience effectively communicating and collaborating on
Experience mentoring junior engineers.
Typical Education & Experience:
Education/experience typically acquired through advanced
technical education from an accredited course of study in
engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry
(e.g. Bachelor) and typically 20 or more years'' related work
experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and
experience (e.g. PhD+15 years'' related work experience, Master+18
years'' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is
the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility.
Basic relocation is available for internal candidates.
Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and
employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids ,
amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in
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