This position can be filled at either the Principal Engineer (level 3) or Sr. Principal Engineer level (level 4).
Roles and Responsibilities :
Responsible for the technical understanding of the spacecraft bus and electrical power subsystem as a whole
Responsible for detailed technical knowledge of various electrical power equipment
Management of the budget and schedule on assigned project
Active oversight of assigned technical team and hardware development effort
Application of core EE principals to adapt / improve heritage equipment and features
Preparing proposal costing and technical assessments
Preparing and presenting technical packages for design reviews
Acting as a liaison with program management and various customers
Basic Qualifications :
Active or current Top Secret clearance
Ability to obtain SCI
Required experience for Principal Engineer (level 3) :
Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related STEM field
At least 5 years of Engineering experience.
Required experience for Sr. Principal Engineer (level 4) :
Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
or related STEM field
At least 9 years of Engineering experience.
Preferred Qualifications :
Active TS / SCI clearance
Strong verbal and written communications skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Understanding of the generation, storage, conditioning / regulation, and distribution of electrical power
Understanding of analog electronics and various power converter topologies
Ability to work through detailed analyses with minimal oversight
Experience in managing subcontractors and working with government and private sector customers
Design experience while this is not a circuit design position, knowledge of the process is highly desirable
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