-Initiate problem solving for new product designs and as well as existing products.
-Understand, plan, and execute technical activities in accordance with SNC policies, procedures, and work instructions and specific Customer requirements.
-Originate specifications, control documents, verification and validation plans, procedures, reports, and other documentation in support of design and development activities.
-Prepare material for, and conduct, periodic design reviews.
-Execute engineering design and development activities consistent with Customer quality, cost and schedule requirements.
-Participate in design integration with customer requirements and industry standards.
-Maintains logs and manuals to document testing and operation of equipment.
-Assemble, test, and maintain circuitry or electronic components according to engineering instructions, technical manuals and knowledge of electronics.
-Responsible for the design and development of units from concept through qualification.
-Principal Electrical Engineer and above may be required to lead cross-disciplinary design teams working on projects of small to medium scope or on sub-systems of larger projects. In addition to project management responsibilities, this engineer will contribute to the design team based on expertise and experience in electrical hardware design. This individual will coordinate all design activities of the design team, interface with key cross-functional groups, and report project status for the assigned projects. Design teams generally consist of 3 or more engineers, designers, drafters, or technicians.
-Principal Electrical Engineer and above may be required to manage internal and external resources which includes review of time sheets and annual performance evaluations.
-Principal Electrical Engineer and above may be required to review and validate engineering designs.
-Principal Electrical Engineer and above are expected to mentor junior staff.
ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
-Punctuality to work each day and prepared to work scheduled work hours. Other duties as assigned.
ANTICIPATED LABOR UTILIZATION:
-Review Anticipated Labor Utilization as applicable to position as stated in the Business Area Labor Utilization Matrix.
-Responsible for thoughtful adherence to all SNC Policies, Procedures, and Compliance regulations (internal and external)
-Principal Engineer and above are responsible for timely execution of all personnel-related activities such as Time Sheet completion, Performance Evaluations, Salary Reviews, Succession Planning, etc.
-Principal Engineer and above are responsible for leadership oversight and for ensuring Department/Team training
-Ability to travel occasionally.
-Minimum physical requirements to perform all duties and responsibilities, as defined by management.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
-Requires an Electrical Engineering Bachelors Degree or higher; previous experience within the aerospace industry is mandatory.
-The ideal candidate must possess at least 14 years of relevant experience coupled with at least 3 years in a lead role.
-Modification background highly desired.
-Knowledge of interface and design documentation such as Functional block diagrams.
-PCB design, layout, and fabrication documentation skills.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: R0004778
About Sierra Nevada Corporation
From engineers and scientists to cyber experts and software developers, SNC brings together more than 3,500 team members committed to solving the world's toughest and most complex technology challenges. We are a trusted leader in engineering answers to the world's toughest challenges, delivering customer-focused technologies and best-of-breed integrations in aerospace and defense. For more than 50 years, customers have turned to us not only for our expertise in innovation, but for our reputation for agility and for delivering results on-time and under-budget.