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Electrical Design Engineer (Job Number:429259)


Job Description:

Electrical engineer with research, design, test and evaluation experience. Successful candidates must be capable of providing innovative data transmission solutions for use in existing and future government and military systems.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Analyze fielded data and power transmission applications and identify alternative methods to improve/optimize established equipment, processes and/or procedures.

Provide detailed theoretical and practical applications of potential solutions which will lead to evolutionary and/or revolutionary data and power paradigm shifts.

Quantify the costs and benefits associated with each detail oriented design/solution and be able to effectively organize, present and explain the results.

Develop and execute detailed test plans and procedures appropriate for the test subject(s).

Design, test and implement off-the- shelf wireless transmission systems for use in modern modular scalable military base protection systems in austere environments.

Proactively monitor/consider technology advances in the data communication domain for inclusion in future designs.

Inspect completed installations for conformance with design and equipment specifications and safety standards.

Support other individual and group tasks as assigned.

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience ; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience.

Education and Experience:

Must possess a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering from an accredited engineering university with experience designing and testing wireless data communication systems.

Valued Cross Domain Experience:

Designing PLC and other electronic interfaces to serial, Ethernet, CAN Bus, USB, servo motor controllers, etc.

Developing schematics, parts lists, wiring diagrams and assembly diagrams.

Reviewing documents, and drawings produced by other engineers and drafting personnel.

Coordinating with various engineers and other disciplines.

Performing checkout of provided equipment and developing and documenting procedures.

Evaluating and selecting hardware to meet government/military production requirements.

Required Qualifications:

Integrity, ingenuity and commitment are critical values required for this position.

Clearance Requirement:

Must be able pass background check and acquire a SECRET clearance.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Jul 21, 2017, 10:41:02 AM
Primary Location: United States-AL-HUNTSVILLE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

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