Senior Hardware Engineer [2021-138]


Essential Functions:

• Design, develop, modify, and implement new and/or existing capabilities for support hardware systems. Perform system modeling, simulation, and analysis to provide the most appropriate technical solution.

• Support testing to qualify hardware systems for Range operations.

• Plan, conduct, and assist in the execution of engineering projects.

• Coordinate with technical support personnel for assigned projects.

• Analyze, develop, recommend and implement approaches to meet requirements.

• Evaluates component suppliers and vendor capabilities.

• Provide leadership and work guidance to less experienced personnel.

• Assist with problematic repairs of Line Replaceable Units (LRU’s).

• Provide engineering assistance to restore operational systems.

Required Skills:

• Proficient in reading, understanding, creating or modifying wire diagrams, schematics and mechanical drawings using CAD or other drawing packages.

• Proficient in technical writing for development of technical reports, white papers and other technical support documentation.

• Strong troubleshooting skills.

• Ability to effectively communicate technical issues verbally and through written media such as graphical slides and verbal presentations to contract management and customers.

• Experience providing inputs to complex project proposals within defined time constraints involving multi-discipline teams

• Strong organizational skills with ability to effectively manage competing demands, prioritize appropriately, and oversee multiple tasks simultaneously.

• Able to work independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential.

• Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

Required Experience:

• Proficient working with Windows based computer systems and M/S Office tool suite.

• Proficient with digital interface design to include familiarization with interface modules, cable/wire types and connector systems.

• Fundamental knowledge of hardware systems integration and testing practices.

• Experience in the configuring of Ethernet switches and network protocols.

• Proficient in use of specialized test equipment including but not limited to VOMs, spectrum analyzers and oscilloscopes.

• Familiarization with computer systems including single-board (SBCs), servers, and workstations.

• Familiarization with the Linux and Windows Operating systems.

Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering or related technical major in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math.

4+ years

Vandenberg Space Force Base, CA




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