Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) / Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Electrical Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-16
General Dynamics Mission Systems (https://gdmissionsystems.com/careers/)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Pittsfield
Massachusetts
United States

Basic Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Department of Defense SECRET security clearance is required within 12 months of time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
Responsibilities for this Position
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for an Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) / Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Electrical Engineer. This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
Key Responsibilities
The EMI / EMC Electrical Engineer will support the design, development and test of various electrical component designs as well as subsystem-level designs at GDMS that are required to support our various customers’ missions.

Additional Responsibilities
Be an individual contributor within the electrical engineering design team that develops Hardware Configuration Items and Subsystem Level electrical design
Exercise creative thinking and ideation to advance our business performance
Deliver innovative, flexible, integrated solutions to meet customer's changing business needs
Support and engage in programs, projects and practices behind the GDMS culture and strategy, and comply with all policies and procedures
Follow industry and department trends and developments to ensure GDMS services are consistent with, and/or superior to, industry best practices
Interface with vendors for product development
Interface with other GDMS engineering disciplines
Provide direction/support to Manufacturing as required
Attend formal design reviews as both a Presenter and Reviewer
Occasional required travel to Field Sites, Installation Sites, and Vendors
Willing to occasionally work in various indoor/outdoor environments during installations, possibly during off-shifts
Qualifications (Preferred)
It is preferred those candidates for this position possess the following qualifications:
Knowledge of MIL-STD-461
Familiarity with TILE! Software Suite
Familiarity with test equipment such as Oscilloscopes, Spectrum Analyzers, EMI receivers, etc.
Ability to develop/decompose customer-level EMI/EMC requirements
Familiarity with IBM Rational DOORS
Able to work in teams
Able to work multiple programs concurrently (multi-tasking)
Strong Communications Skills


Company Overview
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran