Flight Systems - Electrical/Computer Engineer - Mid Level

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, Leidos Group, is seeking a talented Mid-level Electrical or Computer Engineer within the Flight Systems Department as part of the Missile & Aviation Systems Division. Engineers in the Flight Systems Department provide solutions to complex, technical problems involving analysis, design, flight testing and/or autonomous solutions of various types of radars, missiles, space systems, hypersonic, acquisition systems, fixed & rotary wing aircraft, and more. Dynetics have offices across the United States providing responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific, and IT Solutions engaging in the defense, space, cyber, and commercial fields. engaging in the defense, space, cyber, and commercial fields,

Engineers in this position work on design and analysis of various components of ground-based or air-based radar systems. Areas of focus within this line of work include, but are not limited to:

- Antennas and Transmit/Receive Modules

- Transmitters

- Receivers and Exciters

- Signal Processors

- Electronic Protection

- Waveform Analysis and Scheduling

- Radar Mode Logic and Supporting Algorithms

Engineers in this area perform design work and are also responsible for documenting their designs and reasoning through report writing and the occasional presentation to customers. This process is largely collaborative between the engineers, customers, and some end users in the modelling and simulation community.

Mid-level engineers in this group also may perform roles in a technical leadership or oversight capacity. This can include serving as a subgroup lead, a project technical lead, or as a mentor to junior employees.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or a related field from an ABET accredited school with 5-15 years of experience and minimum GPA of 3.2. A master’s degree may be used in lieu of two years of experience. A doctoral degree may be used in lieu of five years of experience.

Fundamental understanding of electrical and computer engineering concepts, particularly including electromagnetic wave propagation, signal processing, linear system theory, algorithm implementation and analysis, antenna theory, and linear algebra is equired.

. Not all these skills are utilized by every engineer, but the set of them are used by the team as they do various projects.

Programming experience, particularly in MATLAB or Python, is an advantage as they are commonly used in this industry.

Must possess strong technical communication skills and an ability to work both independently and in collaborative team environments.

Resident of North Alabama area or willing to relocate to work on-site at the Huntsville, AL office.

Candidate must be a US citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Top Secret/SSBI Clearance or be eligible to acquire & maintain a Top Secret/SSBI Clearance.





Other Qualifications

Familiarity/experience with DoD digital engineering paradigm.

Strong math skills in the areas of linear algebra, matrix math, statistics, probability, and calculus.

Experience with:

- Grating lobe analysis

- Transmit/Receive Module thermal analysis

- Constant False Alarm Rate (CFAR) processing

- Space-Time Adaptive Processing

- Digital Beamforming (Transmit and Receive)

- Radio Cross-Section (RCS) estimation techniques

- Radar waveform processing

- Radar algorithms and real-time waveform scheduling

- Serving as a technical lead on a DoD program

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Top Secret/SSBI Clearance or be eligible to acquire & maintain a Top Secret/SSBI Clearance.

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