Sr Staff Electrical Engineer Job

Job ID: PG20172501-38101

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission — whether it’s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world’s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation’s largest manufacturer of ammunition.

United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential.

If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products – and your ideas – into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you’ll be amazed at what you can do!

Orbital ATK has an opening for a Senior Staff Electrical Engineer in Chandler, AZ. US Citizenship is required. Active Secret Clearance is required.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and a minimum of twenty years of experience and proficiency in the following areas:

- Experience with complex integrated (hardware and firmware) avionics component level design and testing. Troubleshooting experience using test hardware and software is required. Applicant should be able to set up and write automated test scripts for test equipment.

- Design expertise with multiple types of programmable logic (CPLD's, FPGA's) and associated development tools and methodology typically using VHDL. Applicant shall have an extensive knowledge of large FPGAs using VHDL and with functional verification testing.

- Extensive circuit board design background utilizing Power PC processors and FPGAs.

-Design experience in analog circuit design, including DC motor interface, PWM of motors and solenoid based systems, FETs, opto isolator circuits, DCDC converters, analog to digital converters, Lithium Ion Battery charging and discharging, etc.

- Expertise in digital circuit design, knowledge of various industry standard signal technologies and interface standards such as IEEE 802.3, 1553B, RS-422 and RS-485.

- Applicant should be familiar with EEE parts utilization, derating analysis similar to MIL-HDBK-1547A and specifications for all part types.

- Experience preferred with Cadence 16 or newer schematic capture tools.

- Experience with all phases of PCB design: including initial design requirements, design partitioning, component selection, technical data package generation, PCB layout, assembly, testing, user documentation and deployment.

- Experience with ESD and EMI principles and system grounding concepts.

- Effective verbal and written communications skills.

- Working understanding of project level requirements, constraints and budgets

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D
Company
Alliant Techsystems
Posted
09/19/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Chandler, AZ 85224, US