Sensor Engineer IV – Sensors – Electronic Systems –

Posted 4 years ago

Why is This a Great Opportunity?

We are looking for a Sensor Engineer IV who will be primarily responsible for research, design, development, testing and support of the electronic hardware used within ground penetrating radar systems exercising a wide degree of creativity and judgement based on extensive experience. Responsibilities include support of new and legacy system architectures as well as individual sub- assemblies. This candidate will collaborate with firmware, software, algorithm and systems engineers in development and improvement of sensor solutions. 

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Design RF analog, digital, and mixed signal circuits
  • Capable of both leading a small R&D team as well as assuming a support role
  • Participates in the writing of proposals and white papers on both new and existing technologies
  • Simulate Designs
  • Test, troubleshoot and repair circuits and systems
  • Schematic capture and layout of PCB’s
  • Develop verification/validation plans and procedures
  • Participate in field tests of systems
  • Research new technology and development tools
  • All employees are expected to be in compliance with government and corporate laws, rules, regulations,
    policies, and procedures


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field required
  • Ten to fifteen years of relevant engineering experience in Aerospace or Defense development environment, eight with Master’s, designing, prototyping and troubleshooting.
  • Sensor interfaces (accelerometers, temperature, etc.)
  • Communications interfaces (Ethernet, RS232/422/485, USB)
  • Experience utilizing CAD software such as Mentor Graphics PADS to develop and document designs
  • Experience designing for and testing to MIL-STD 461 and MIL-STD 810 or equivalent
  • Must have ability to obtain and/or maintain a DoD Secret level clearance
  • Strong spoken and written communication skills
  • Signal processing programming with MATLAB
  • Knowledge of Ground Penetrating Radar systems
  • Knowledge of ultra-wideband RF systems
  • RF design experience desired
  • FPGA firmware development experience desired
  • Circuit Modeling and simulation experience desired
  • RF ASIC design experience a plus

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