Leidos is seeking a Component Engineer in the Tewksbury, MA area in support of our Security, Detection and Automation business.
The Component Engineer will work under moderate supervision to set objectives for own job area. Works to achieve operational targets with some impact on departmental results.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Works independently on larger, moderately complex projects or assignments.
- Set objectives for own job area to meet the goals of projects and assignments.
- Provide guidance and assistance to entry level professionals and/or support level employees.
- Communicates with contacts within and outside of own team which may include customers or vendors.
- Explain and interpret operational processes, practices and procedures of the job area to others within the organization.
- Make basic adjustments to systems and processes to solve problems.
- Identify, define and address general problems that are typically within the immediate job area. Problems are typically solved through drawing from prior experiences or standard procedures and basic analysis.
- Find replacements for end of life components, testing new in components in systems.
- Creating engineering change orders (update part specification sheets and bill of materials as needed).
- Ensure that components selected meet availability, performance, quality.
- Ensure components selected meet the requirements for functionality, reliability, regulatory compliance, and industry standards compliance
- Select components that attach to Printed Circuit Boards
- Write and update Specification Sheets
- Work with design engineers on the resolution of component related issues
- Evaluate component specifications to determine suitable alternate sources.
- Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 2 years of prior related experience or 2 years post-Secondary/ Associates Degree and a minimum of 6 years of prior related experience. Graduate Degree or equivalent with 0 to 2 years of prior related experience.
- Requires practical knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.
Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Electrical Engineering
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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