Spaceflight Avionics Engineer

Huntsville, AL |
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Position Description

Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented Spaceflight Avionics Engineer  to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

Dynetics is looking for a Spaceflight Avionics Engineer to lead the development of manned and unmanned avionics subsystems for satellites, launch systems and landers for NASA, Defense and Commercial customers.

Candidate will be responsible for the architecture, specification, development, and integration of flight computers, propulsion controllers, communications, and power management hardware. Candidate must possess excellent communication skills and will support direct interaction with customers for design reviews and program status.

Basic Qualifications

Possess a Bachelor's of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or equivalent degree from an ABET-accredited university.

Candidate must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience as an Avionics, Communications, or Power Engineer for spaceflight hardware. 

Candidate must have radiation tolerant and/or radiation hardened electronics design and qualification experience. 

Candidates must have experience with NASA and Defense programs. 

Position requires candidates to be capable of performing in a collaborative engineering environment working closely with multi-disciplinary teams.

Candidate must have demonstrated experience effectively communicating within a team environment.

Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.


Other Qualifications

Preference shown to candidates who possess a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering.

Preference shown to candidates who have experience and/or working knowledge with:

  • Satellite communication links (S-Band, X-Band, Ka-Band, Optical) and secure communications.
  • Sizing and analyzing power subsystems.


Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen.

Possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Top Secret/SSBI Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Final Top Secret Clearance.



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