Senior Specialist, Electrical Engineering

Rochester, New York, United States

SNAPSHOT

  • Full Time
  • 1
  • Sometimes
  • 5-7 years
  • US Citizen

Job Description

Job Description:

  • Responsible for the design and development of digital/Analog/Audio hardware designs for radio products.
  • Performs significant engineering Digital/Analog/Audio design tasks, detailed experimental testing, operational test and fault isolation on radio products. 
  • Evaluates results to assist in development and problem resolution. 
  • Responsible for designing, developing, modifying and evaluating electronic parts, components or circuitry for radio products in the areas of design tasks. Determines design approaches and parameters.  
  • Analyzes electrical requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints.  Determines selection of components and equipment based on analysis of specifications and reliability.
  • Performs electrical and/or mechanical debug/troubleshooting to determine cause of problems in radio equipment. 
  • Uses test and diagnostic equipment to evaluate radio products performance. 
  • Documents designs and test results.  Provides detailed test reports. 
  • Updates and maintains Engineering documentation includes schematic capture of designs. 
  • Provides support for tactical handheld and manpack radios, power amplifiers and accessories in a manufacturing environment. 
  • Responsible for the design and development of digital/Analog/Audio hardware designs forradio products.
  • Performs significant engineering Digital/Analog/Audio design tasks, detailed experimental testing, operational test and fault isolation on radio products. Evaluates results to assist in development and problem resolution. 
  • Responsible for designing, developing, modifying and evaluating electronic parts, components or circuitry for radio products in the areas of design tasks. Determines design approaches and parameters.  
  • Analyzes electrical requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints.  Determines selection of components and equipment based on analysis of specifications and reliability.
  • Performs electrical and/or mechanical debug/troubleshooting to determine cause of problems in radio equipment. 
  • Uses test and diagnostic equipment to evaluate radio products performance. 
  • Documents designs and test results.  Provides detailed test reports. 
  • Updates and maintains Engineering documentation includes schematic capture of designs. 
  • Provides support for tactical handheld and manpack radios, power amplifiers and accessories in a manufacturing environment. 
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, and resolve highly complex technical issues with radio products experienced by customers. 
  • Develops new design concepts, techniques, and standards.
  • Assists with guiding highly complex and advanced projects to completion.
  • Provides mentoring of lower level engineers
  • Proficiency with test equipment such as oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, etc.
  • Provides technical presentations on projects (Design Reviews, etc.)
  • Provides estimates on development costs.  
  • Strong working knowledge of Digital, Analog, and Audio circuit design.

Qualifications 

  • Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 6 years of prior electrical engineering experience, or a Graduate Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior electrical engineering experience

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with high speed memory interfaces.
  • Experience with high speed serial protocols (PCI Express, SRIO, Ethernet).
  • Experience with Analog to Digital (AD) and Digital to Analog (DA) interfaces.
  • Experience with control protocols such I2C, SPI, RS-232/422.
  • Self-motivated individual with the ability to work and communicate effectively within a development group.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills, well organized, detail oriented
  • Adaptable
  • Able to work in cross-functional team environment of varying disciplines.
  • Ability to work in a cross functional team environment and negotiate solutions with Hardware / Software Engineering and Systems Engineering.
  • Knowledge of radios and communication systems.
  • Knowledge of firmware and embedded software.
  • Proficient in the use of test equipment (Spectrum Analyzer, Oscilloscope).
  • Proficient in the use of Design simulation tools
  • Labview programming.

Please be aware that many of our positions, including this one, require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one.  Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens.  In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

 

IMPORTANT: All resumes must be submitted with a brief candidate summary that outlines the key qualifications required for this position as per the job description. Please showcase all skills and experience relevant to each requirement for THIS particular job. This write-up will be shared with the client along with the resume. Candidates without a proper write-up will not be forwarded to the client.

 

Questions from the employer

  • Do you have a Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 6 years of prior electrical engineering experience, or a Graduate Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior electrical engineering experience?
  • Do you have Experience with high speed memory interfaces?
  • Do you have experience with high speed serial protocols (PCI Express, SRIO, Ethernet)
  • Do you have experience with Analog to Digital (AD) and Digital to Analog (DA) interface?
  • IMPORTANT: Introductory Note - We require each candidate to have a brief summary submitted with the resume that will improve the chances of the hiring manager reviewing your resume and moving you forward in the hiring process. This is an opportunity for you to shine! Make it brief, concise and relevant to the requirements listed above. You have free text box on the line below to type and submit your Introductory Note.
  • Have you included a short, detail summary that outlines the key qualifications required for this position as per the job description in the Introductory Note field?

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