Hardware Engineer [2021-142]


Essential Functions:

• Research, design, develop, modify and implement new and/or existing capabilities for Range support hardware systems

• Conduct/support Level 1, 2, and 3 testing to qualify hardware systems for Range operations

• Develop, recommend, and implement design approaches for products and/or processes

• Analyze develop, recommend and implement approaches to meet Range requirements with direction/support of the Engineering lead

• Evaluate and recommend component suppliers and vendor capabilities

• Acts as liaison with approved vendors/suppliers to maintain product/process availability and working relationship

Required Skills:

• Understanding of the principles and application of RF instrumentation

• Understanding of the principles and mitigation of RFI

• Ability to work within a dynamic, fast paced environment with time constraints

• Ability to work independently and as part of a team

• Effective communication skills with demonstrated capability to brief project information to management and customers

• Strong analytical, troubleshooting and problem solving skills

Required Experience:

• Experience working with Windows based computer systems and components

• Experience working with hardware design/development/implementation

• Experience working with electronic test equipment and tools including logic analyzers and oscilloscopes

• Experience developing project proposals within defined time constraints involving multi-discipline teams

• The flexibility to work occasional non-duty hours or on weekends to support specific project requirements as needed

• Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance, which includes U.S. citizenship or U.S. naturalization

• Valid U.S. Driver’s License required

Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering with additional documented coursework in Radio Frequency and Antenna theory

2+ years

Vandenberg Space Force Base, CA




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