13 days old

LEAD ENGINEER - PRINCIPAL ENGINEER - AIRCRAFT AVIONICS

San Antonio , Texas
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

Job Summary:

Join our Defense and Intelligence Solutions Division's Aircraft Avionics Sustainment team. This opportunity is for an experienced avionics MIL-SPEC power supply design engineer to collaborate directly with a cross-functional team developing AC and DC power supplies for embedded avionics flight applications, large RF and pulse power applications, support space and ground vehicle applications, as well as ground support flight electronic hardware for test. Operate in a team environment as well as independently to complete assigned tasks without direct supervision. Work on multiple tasks in parallel; this may require additional hours to meet project schedules. Responsibilities include requirements development and validation, schematic capture, SPICE simulations, hardware design, board layout support, and lab testing and integration oversight.

Education/Experience:

Requires a BS degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering with at least 10-15 years of experience in an engineering development environment for embedded avionics designs. Must have at least a 3.0 GPA, MS or Ph.D preferred. Must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Requires strong background of MIL-STD-704 and MIL-STD-461 design experience. Analog and power electronic design / development / test experience strongly desired. Familiarity with configuration management tools is preferred. Familiarity with Model Based design using MATLAB/SIMULINK preferred. Experience in DSP/FPGA hardware and software development is desirable. A working knowledge of Mentor suites like DxDesigner, PADS standard plus, PADS PRO, configuration management methods, and electronic development methods is preferred. An understanding of signal Integrity as well as a good mechanical and environmental aptitude is desired. Prior knowledge of IPC standards, Power (High & Low Voltage), digital, mixed signal, and RF electronics printed circuit board design is a plus. Must be able to demonstrate strong knowledge and experience with switch mode power supplies and the various power supply topologies. Strong experience in analog and digital power supply design and testing, parts selection and derating, as well military standards is required. Requires excellent interpersonal skills. A valid/clear driver's license is required.

Special Considerations:

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen.

Job Locations: San Antonio, Texas

For more information about this division, visit the Defense & Intelligence Solutions home page.

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Committed to Diversity in the Workplace

Apply at: https://resapp.swri.org/ResApp/Job_Search_Results.aspx?DETAIL=16-01059

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Posted: 2020-07-24 Expires: 2020-08-23

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LEAD ENGINEER - PRINCIPAL ENGINEER - AIRCRAFT AVIONICS

Southwest Research Institute (SwRI)
San Antonio , Texas

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