Electrical Engineer - UAS

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented Electrical Engineer to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex aerospace problems. The candidate will be part of a dynamic and multidisciplinary team developing advanced electrical and computer applications and must be able to:

- Design electrical architecture and integrated systems for real-time, mission-critical systems including flight systems, sensors, ground vehicles, and space hardware.

- Collaborate and communicate effectively with project managers, customers, and team members to determine and develop hardware and software requirements.

- Contribute to system hardware and software architecture decisions based on customer performance, schedule, and cost requirements (including build/buy trades).

- Document design and requirements for customer approval and engineering development.

- Lead hardware design/review/build cycles for quick-turn prototypes and transition prototypes into low-rate production.

- Design, fabricate, and integrate aircraft and ground systems, payloads, and instrumentation.

- Support task execution including electrical system design (including UAS and Counter-UAS), UAS payload integration, space hardware, HWIL simulations, electrical lab equipment usage, and overall project systems engineering.

Basic Qualifications

Candidate must possess a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering from an ABET accredited program with a minimum of 3+ years of experience required.

Candidate must demonstrate capabilities in one or more of the following:

  1. Electrical system design
  2. Electrical circuit design
  3. Power, current, voltage, heat dissipation calculations.

Candidate must possess excellent communication skills.

Candidate must also be a US Citizen and be located in (or willing to relocate to) the Huntsville area.

Other Qualifications

Preference shown to candidates who possess a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering from an ABET-accredited institution with a 3.5 or higher GPA.

Candidate desired skills include one or more of the following:

Parts selection, electrical schematic capture and harness design experience

Military interconnects and interfaces experience

Understanding of circuit schematic capture, PCB layout design and manufacturing experience

Sensor instrumentation: acceleration, velocity, position, pressure

Radio communication links and GPS/INS systems

Hardware/software/firmware interface design

Integration and test experience

Candidates with previous experience working in a team environment are preferred.

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.

Job Number:
01.02.02-2022-9
Closing Date:
10/03/2022

COVID Response

In order to enter Dynetics facilities in the U.S. and to attend Dynetics events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated or have an approved exemption on file for COVID-19. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.

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