Senior Electrical Electronic Engineer - 26463 in Crane, IN at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 9/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Crane, IN
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/13/2018
  • Job ID:
    26463

Job Description



Responsibilities/Qualification

Under limited supervision, plans, designs, produces and maintains a variety of complex electric or electronic components, apparatus and/or circuitry for use in electronic devices. Determines conditions under which tests are to be conducted, conducts experimental tests and analyzes electronic equipment to establish production and operation controls.

Works directly with senior technical personnel and project managers in the planning and execution of technical activities on complex projects related to system and technical product development.  Employs existing guidelines and instructions, guidance from higher-level engineers, experience, and independent judgment to plan and accomplish task objectives. Assignments may require the development of improvements to current techniques and procedures.

Applies advanced technical concepts, techniques, and procedures to lead a project team in the development of technical products. Identifies and documents project functional requirements. Defines and organizes a proposed project into the tasks and activities needed to solve the problems being addressed. Schedules work to meet completion dates and technical specifications. Regularly provides technical guidance and oversight to lower level technical staff.

Prepares and reviews input to technical reports, status reports, letters, technical memoranda, contract reports and formal briefings.   May author or co-author technical reports.

Prepares and provides formal briefings to the staff and project sponsors. Leads technical discussions at project review sessions and in negotiations with the project sponsor.

Identifies opportunities for follow-on tasking for current projects; develops related briefings, specific project proposals, and works through appropriate channels to schedule presentation of these briefings and proposals to prospective customers.

Provides input and support to larger intra-organizational proposal development efforts. May have some exposure to and provide input to inter-organizational technical and business development activities.

Complies with applicable quality and security procedures in the performance of duties. Provides recommendations for improvements to existing quality systems or applicable company procedures and guidelines.

    Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

    Education and Experience:

    Bachelor’s degree in engineering or a related scientific discipline plus 5 to 7 years relevant work experience.  Master’s degree preferred.  Degree(s) must be in engineering, computer science, mathematics or a related discipline.

    In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 10 years of applicable work experience.  Work experience may be adjusted based on education, or highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data.

    Well-rounded, hands-on experience in the following areas are highly desired:

    • Electronics design -- Fully understands current designs & reasons behind them. Capable of designing/re-designing hardware & software that will satisfy mission requirements while recognizing "requirements" based on obsolete technology.
    • Acoustics 
    • Electrical -- Has a working knowledge of commercial and ship power, motors, contactors, etc.
    • Manufacturing -- Familiarity with manufacturing processes to the extent that designs can be easily and efficiently produced, whether in-house or from outside suppliers.
    • Quality -- A necessary part of any good design.  Must have some familiarity with the basic aspects of quality and how they affect design and manufacturing.
    • Reliability -- Must understand the basics of reliability and that it's a design issue more than a quality issue.
    • Project management, Customer relations, Cost estimating, Scheduling, and Resource management

    A security clearance of an appropriate level may be required after employment.



    Diversity Statement

    Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

    U.S. Citizenship Required.

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