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Job #: R-00032550
Location: Natick, MA
Category: Electrical Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos currently has an opening for and Electrical Engineer to work at the US Army Natick Research, Development and Engineering Center in Natick, MA.  The Aerial Delivery Engineering Support Team (ADEST) currently has a new timing circuit board in development for use in airdrop. The electrical engineer will act as project manager on ADEST and coordinate with the developers to ensure the circuit design is as requested theoretically and physically. They will further support ADEST mechanical engineers in the assembly and testing of the boards in the newly design electro-mechanical timer.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Establish a standardized technical data package (TDP) set for all electronic components.
  • Support engineers with inspections and review of test reports and certifications of conformance for all electrical components
  • Generate Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs) for TDPs and assist the drafting staff in seeing them through to completion.
  • Act as project manager on ADEST and coordinate with the developers to ensure the circuit design is as requested theoretically and physically.
  • ADEST also works to certify loads for airdrop and helicopter sling load. On a case-by-case basis, the employee may be asked to perform some basic energy studies in support of certification.

Basic Qualifications

  • B.S. Electrical engineering, minimum 5 years experience with demonstrated experience with low voltage DC circuit design and components, understands general circuits, has a working knowledge of printable circuit board (PCB) fabrication. 
  • Relevant hands-on experience with Printed Circuit Board manufacturing techniques.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work on multiple actions at any given time
  • Excellent analytical and technical skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as with others in a team
  • Excellent communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

List additional skills and experience that is “nice to have” but not required. 

Preferable the candidate will have some PCB development experience, knowledge of electronic technical data packages and requirements, and integral knowledge of Gerber Format Specification.

Preferable the candidate will have experience working with Army drawings and Military commodities

External referral eligible

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

None

Travel:

Yes, 25% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Electrical Engineering

Leidos

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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