Jr. Electrical Engineer
at HRU

Date Posted: 8/8/2017

Job Description

Job #:111802

HRU is seeking Jr level ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS for an opening with a leading defense contractor. Ideal candidates have prior work or internship expereince and an interest in Military projects as this position centers around lethality initiatives for military vehicles.

LONG TERM contract with room for advancement!
Excellent hourly compensation, paid OT, benefits & 401K available

Occasional travel is possible


Emphasis on system and subsystem requirements analysis, development, integration, and test for functionality on medium-caliber turret platforms
Perform system, subsystem, & LRU-level requirements analyses across lethality functionality, identifying interfaces & functionality for multiple programs/platforms. Examples of lethality functionality include weapon motion, sighting system motion, fire control states/modes, weapon firing, sensors, actuators, crew station interfaces (e.g., displays, hand stations), & diagnostics, with support as needed to power distribution, embedded training, etc.

Support software and hardware development activities for make or buy items as required to ensure planned subsystem and turret-level test activities occur according to project plans.

Prepare for laboratory/turret/vehicle integration/test by authoring test plans/procedures, defining test layout, power, harnessing, emulators, fault injection, etc.

Perform hardware and software test in lab, turret, and vehicle environments to release new/modified designs and/or to investigate & troubleshoot issues. Such testing includes use of various types of test equipment (e.g., multi-meters, oscilloscopes, Ethernet/CANBus/RS-422/etc. bus monitors, logic analyzers, spectrum analyzers, custom test equipment). Includes consideration for model-based test and automated test.

Analyze subsystem requirements and develop logic for flowcharts, state charts, state diagrams, and lethality algorithms for design documents.

Job primarily in the office and on-site in laboratory and/or turret/vehicle. Occasional travel to field, production, or supplier facilities required, including both domestic & international (largely Canada) destinations

Overtime, weekend, holiday, & off-hours work occasionally required

Ability to maintain a U.S. Secret Clearance for work on classified projects and/or for access to restricted-access locations desired.

Job Requirements


Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) or Computer Engineering (BSCE) preferred. Additional consideration given to degree(s) beyond Bachelors Degree, and/or certification(s) within same or applicable discipline(s).

1-5 years experience is desirable

Hands-on experience with laboratory and/or vehicle integration/test preferred, including use of specialized test equipment (e.g., multi-meters, bus analyzers, oscilloscopes, data-recording devices) required.

Experience with embedded processing development desired, using high-level (e.g., Labview, Matlab/Simulink) and/or lower-level (e.g., C, C ) development tools desired. Experience can be with integration/test tools (e.g., laboratory emulators) or with vehicle hardware.

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Job Type: Professional
Specialty: Defense

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