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.
2020-46997 - EMI/EMC Electrical Engineer
The EMI / EMC Electrical Engineer will support the design, development and test of various electrical component designs as well as subsystem-level designs at GDMS that are required to support our various customers’ missions.
Be an individual contributor within the electrical engineering design team that develops Hardware Configuration Items and Subsystem Level electrical design
Exercise creative thinking and ideation to advance our business performance
Deliver innovative, flexible, integrated solutions to meet customer's changing business needs
Support and engage in programs, projects and practices behind the GDMS culture and strategy, and comply with all policies and procedures
Follow industry and department trends and developments to ensure GDMS services are consistent with, and/or superior to, industry best practices
Interface with vendors for product development
Interface with other GDMS engineering disciplines
Provide direction/support to Manufacturing as required
Attend formal design reviews as both a Presenter and Reviewer
Occasional required travel to Field Sites, Installation Sites, and Vendors
Willing to occasionally work in various indoor/outdoor environments during installations, possibly during off-shifts
Candidates must have experience specifying, designing and testing EMI/EMC capabilities for electrical components and subsystems.
It is preferred those candidates for this position possess the following qualifications:
Knowledge of MIL-STD-461
Familiarity with TILE! Software Suite
Familiarity with test equipment such as Oscilloscopes, Spectrum Analyzers, EMI receivers, etc.
Ability to develop/decompose customer-level EMI/EMC requirements
Familiarity with IBM Rational DOORS
Able to work in teams
Able to work multiple programs concurrently (multi-tasking)
Strong Communications Skills
What sets you apart:
Ability to stay ahead of technology trends
Creative thinking with the ability to multi-task
Solid communication skills to interact effectively with work groups, project lead
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree.
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.