Jr. Hardware Engineer
at Ultra Electronics

Date Posted: 11/13/2019

Job Description

Job Description:
  • Digital and analog hardware design, development, and testing 
  • Work closely with software, RF, and other hardware engineers
  • Support new product development reviews and reporting as required
  • Provide effort estimates in support of bid and proposal efforts as required
  • Provide technical engineering input/support as required

Required Skills:
  • 1+ years of Schematic capture and analysis software experience (such as OrCAD Capture and PSpice)
  • Ability to obtain a US Government security clearance.  Security clearances are granted to U.S. citizens.

Desired Skills:
  • Evaluation of electrical systems, sensors and components
  • Understanding of communication protocols and systems 
  • Willingness to embrace new development techniques and design aids
  • Independent (i.e. solve problems with limited assistance) 
  • Good interpersonal communication skills / cooperative 
  • Debugging tools and test equipment for component level troubleshooting
  • High speed memory and peripheral interface
  • Gigabit speed serial interface
  • Power management estimation, analysis and control technique
  • Development of products designed manufacturing
  • Quality focus
  • Independent (i.e. solve problems with limited assistance) 
  • Good interpersonal communication skills / cooperative
Ultra Electronics Flightline Systems is an advanced technology business that specializes in the design, manufacture and support of electronic and electromechanical systems and products for defense, security and aerospace applications worldwide. We focus on integrating sensing, control, communication and display systems and subsystems. By investing generously in R&D, advanced engineering and customer service we ensure that our customers can predict, manage and control where our innovations and standard products take your business. Today we lead the world in receiver technology and product development for antisubmarine warfare systems and we maintain leadership positions in aircraft instruments, test sets, and gyroscopes. In all categories, we stand ready to help our customers achieve their mission by advancing technology and developing breakthrough solutions.

Ultra Electronics is a UK-based defense, aerospace, cyber security, energy, and transportation products group.  Ultra manages a portfolio of specialist capabilities, generating highly differentiated solutions and products by applying electronic, mechanical, and software technologies in demanding and critical environments to meet customer needs.

We offer medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance, health savings accounts, paid time off, and a 401(k) plan with a Company match.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60–1.4(a), 60–300.5(a) and 60–741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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Job Requirements

Required Skills:
  • 1+ years of Schematic capture and analysis software experience (such as OrCAD Capture and PSpice)
  • Ability to obtain a US Government security clearance.  Security clearances are granted to U.S. citizens.

Desired Skills:

  • Evaluation of electrical systems, sensors and components
  • Understanding of communication protocols and systems 
  • Willingness to embrace new development techniques and design aids
  • Independent (i.e. solve problems with limited assistance) 
  • Good interpersonal communication skills / cooperative 
  • Debugging tools and test equipment for component level troubleshooting
  • High speed memory and peripheral interface
  • Gigabit speed serial interface
  • Power management estimation, analysis and control technique
  • Development of products designed manufacturing
  • Quality focus
  • Independent (i.e. solve problems with limited assistance) 
  • Good interpersonal communication skills / cooperative

Job Snapshot

About Us

Ultra has established an excellent track record of winning new business worldwide and delivering customer satisfaction through the successful execution of contracts, despite the challenges of international competition. This success has only been possible by all involved in the business working together to meet our customers’ needs in an efficient and innovative manner.

The success which Ultra achieves in innovating to meet customer needs is based on the broad range of skills and capabilities of the Group’s employees. Ultra understands this and recognizes that the Group’s ‘right’ people are its most important asset. Ultra strives for an efficient organization with engaged and competent people.

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