Senior Electrical Engineering Specialist

A highly regarded Elite Technical client is seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer who applies electrical, electronic and mechanical engineering principles to components, subsystems and systems, including assembly, analysis, testing and documentation; construction of developmental assemblies, sub-assemblies and components. This is a direct hire position for a client that provides a broad range of communication, electronic and sensor systems used on military and commercial platforms across the globe.

General sampling of responsibilities:
Analog and digital design of ruggedized electronics for ordnance applications.
Circuit tolerance analyses using hand calculations and Spice tools.
Requirements development, refinement and compliance.
Generating test plans and test reports for electrical, environmental, and energetic tests.
Perform and/or oversee design verification tests IAW plan/instructions.
Assist with the fabrication, including procurement and build process, and test of prototype hardware.
Participation in and preparation of materials for internal design reviews and customer/government safety reviews.
Technical interface with customers for assigned programs.
Lead failure investigations using structured tools (8D, Fishbone, Cause & Effect, etc.).

Required Skills

BSEE with minimum 9-13 years of previous relevant experience, 7-11 minimum years experience with MSEE.

Required Skills:
Strong understanding of basic analog building blocks including differential amplifiers, op amps, LDOs, filters, data converters, etc.
Solid understanding of circuit theory, components and troubleshooting skills.
Power conversion - AC/DC, DC/DC, and DC/AC, Linear and Switching Supplies
Power design - Filtering, EMI suppression, Short circuit protection
Experience with serial communication buses including UART, SPI, and I2C
Proficiency with simulation tools such as SPICE, MATLAB, etc.
Team Player with excellent communication skills to work effectively across different engineering disciplines.
Proficient with standard lab equipment (oscilloscopes, function generators, power supplies, spectrum analyzers, etc.)
Basic proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint)

Desired Skills:
Experience with temperature sensors, MEMs accelerometers, differential pressure sensors, and Gyros.
Experience designing for ESD protection
Experience with PADS Logic/Layout and Altium Designer
EMI Design and Test Experience (MIL-STD-464, MIL-STD-461)
Design for extreme environments (Vibration, Shock, Temperature, Temperature & Humidity)
Energetic materials interfacing/testing (EFDIs, LEEFIs, Lead Charges, Boosters).
Familiarity with MIL-STD-1316, MIL-STD-1901

Soft Skills:
The individual will have a history of setting high goals and standards for self, others, and the organization, be dissatisfied with average performance and assume full responsibility for results.
The individual will be a self-starter, identify and understand issues, problems and opportunities, effectively manage one's time and resources, be a team player, and possess strong communication and written skills.
Strong focus on originating action to improve existing conditions and processes, identifying improvement opportunities, generating ideas, and implementing solutions are also characteristics of a strong candidate. Individuals will also demonstrate professional and ethical behavior in all business dealings.

Must be a US citizen capable of obtaining a Secret clearance.

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Cincinnati, OH



Anticipated Start Date

Monday, September 28, 2020

Job Type

Direct Hire

Anticipated Duration


Date Posted

Thursday, September 10, 2020

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