Electrical Engineer - Module Designer - Military veterans preferred

2018-12-06
General Dynamics Mission Systems (https://gdmissionsystems.com/careers/)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Bloomington
Minnesota
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:
Applicants selected may 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 Electrical Engineer - Module Designer. 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.
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
The selected candidate will work with collaborative teams to build and ensure adequate functionality of various General Dynamics Mission Systems and client technologies.
Electrical Engineer - Module Designers research, design and develop information processing hardware to operate in a harsh military environment. Avionics hardware consists of various electrical system components mechanisms, materials, circuitry, equipment and processes.
The selected candidate will be responsible for:
Design of circuit card assemblies based on the system hardware requirements
Participating in the selection of electronic components
Implementation of the schematic design
Supporting the layout and routing of printed wiring boards
Performing design analysis/simulation
Supporting system integration.
Evaluating system performance
Implementing test plans
Writing design documentation.
Transforming customer objectives and system requirements into compliant designs
Working with interdisciplinary teams consisting of mechanical, thermal, reliability, safety, manufacturing engineers and others to provide quality designs in compressed time-frames

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Recent experience with current release Mentor Graphics DxDesigner schematic capture and printed wiring board design tools
Complex multi-core microprocessor designs
Various memory types including DDR2, DDR3, DDR4, SDRAM, SRAM
Xilinx FPGAs
Gigabit Ethernet
Fibre Channel
1553
PCIe
VME64
VITA 46
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:
DOD avionics module design
PREFERRED DEGREE TYPES:
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
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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