Company Description: Platforms: Smarter. At General Dynamics Mission Systems, we solve the toughest security and technology challenges facing our nation and its allies by building smarter mission-critical products and systems.We develop mission critical C4ISR solutions across the land, sea, air, space and cyber domains. As you might imagine, we can offer career paths that fit almost any area of expertise. Almost any background or interests. And almost any short- and long-term career goals. At our location in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts, we develop advanced solutions to support the U.S. Navy's latest ships and combat systems.
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.
Learn more about the Pittsfield facility here: www.gdmissionsystems.com/PittsfieldMA.
2020-46584 - Electrical Test Design Engineer (Mid-Level)
Developing mission-critical systems that help keep people safe is what we do. At General Dynamics Mission Systems, you’ll be part of the team that helps heroes make a true impact. The work we do is important. The challenges we face are career-defining. The opportunity we can offer is one-of-a-kind.
We apply advanced technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, AR/VR, Cloud Native and Quantum Physics to solve our customers’ missions in cyber, RF, undersea, interstellar and everything in between.
Your talent will be put to a world-class test as you participate in electrical test requirements analysis and definition, functional analysis, performance analysis, test design, test integration and verification of electrical components, equipment and systems. The Mid-Level Electrical Test Designer also plans and leads electrical engineering root cause analysis as well as develops and presents electrical test requirements, design and status to internal management and our customers.
What you’ll experience:
Technologies that aren’t just top-notch, they’re often top-secret
A team of bold thinkers committed to exploring what’s next
Opportunities to gain new knowledge - as it’s discovered
What you bring to the table:
Considerable use of electrical engineering concepts, principles, and theories
Considerable understanding of electrical engineering processes
Keeps abreast of technology trends
Aware of business objective and Engineering role in achieving
Considerable knowledge in Microsoft Office applications
Considerable knowledge in electrical engineering design tools
Considerable written and verbal communications skills
Ability to think creatively
Ability to multi-task
Skilled in communicating issues, impacts, and corrective actions
Understands and begins to apply basic project management principles including IMS, earned value and score cards
Ability to recognize and clearly report information relevant to sound electrical engineering design
Ability to work well in a team environment
Ability to travel as needed
What sets you apart:
Knowledge in the following areas:
NH Research 8100i and 5700 Testers
emPower Test Executive
Visual Basic Programming
C Programming and UNIX
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.
Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required within a reasonable period of time. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.