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Electrical Engineer

Job Description

The Electrical Engineer will work as a team member of the Embedded Systems Group supporting Acquisition, Tracking, and Pointing programs by designing, simulating, and testing electrical subsystems for terrestrial opto-mechanical applications (e.g. fast steering mirrors, inertial reference units, camera acquisition and processing systems). Electrical engineers at ATA provide support in circuit design, simulation, test, troubleshooting, printed circuit board design, cable and wiring diagrams, and system integration.

Essential Functions:

The Electrical Engineer’s duties will include:

  • - Circuit design

  • - Schematic capture

  • - Printed-circuit-board layout

  • - Electrical circuit test and troubleshooting

  • - Cable harness design

  • - Electrical system assembly, integration, and test support

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Competencies: 

  • - Altium Designer experience strongly preferred

  • - Microsoft Visio for cables drawings

  • - Wiring and cabling of integrated systems

  • - Wiring MIL standards

  • - Experience with wiring for RF environments, military applications, noisy electrical
     
      environments, maritime environments, and understanding of best practices

  • - Understanding of isolation of ground loops, being able to diagnose and troubleshoot
     
      grounding issues within a system

  • - Understanding of popular communications interfaces including RS232, RS422, RS485, SPI,
     
      I2C, Ethernet, Power busses

Work Environment: 

This job operates in a professional office environment. This position routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets, fax machines and other equipment as needed. 

Physical Demands: 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. 

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work: 

This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. This position may require long hours and weekend work. 

Travel: 

Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-area and overnight travel may be expected. 

Required Education and Experience: 

  • - Bachelor’s Degree in relevant Engineering (Electrical, Computer System Software, Aerospace,
     
      etc.) from an accredited four-year university

  • - More than 3 years of experience with embedded electronics design, integration, and testing

  • - U.S. Citizen, and able to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance

Preferred Education and Experience: 

  • - Master’s Degree in Engineering or other relevant Engineering (Electrical, Computer System
     
      Software, Aerospace, etc.) from an accredited four-year university

  • - More than 5 years of experience with embedded electronics design, integration, and testing

  • - Current U.S. DoD Security Clearance

ATA prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. ATA conforms to the spirit as well as to the letter of all applicable laws and regulations. Please send all resumes, including cover letters, to Human Resources at Applied Technology Associates, 1300 Britt Street SE, Albuquerque, NM 87123. You may also fax them to (505) 998-2397, or e-mail them to ATAJobs@atacorp.com.  PLEASE REFER TO DOCKET No. ATA20191217.

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