Senior Electrical Engineer in Santa Clarita at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 9/23/2019

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Job Description

The Opportunity | Senior Electrical Engineer


We are looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer to join our technical staff at our Santa Clarita, CA facility. You will design, develop, modify and evaluate electronic parts, components or integrated circuitry for electronic equipment, hardware systems and/or electrical engineering applications for a wide range of electrical components, equipment and machinery destined for military/defense customers. Creativity in this role is key and will help you to resolve problems of diverse scope.


Responsibilities:



  • Determines design approaches and parameters based on input from customer or systems architect

  • Systematically determine root cause of failures or performance anomalies

  • Analyze complex analog circuits to establish operating data, as well as conduct experimental tests to validate findings

  • Selects components and equipment based on analysis of specifications and reliability.

  • May also review vendor capability to support product development


Your skills and experience:



  • Bachelor Degree and 7 minimum years' experience

  • Must have a good understanding of electronic product design, an all-around basic knowledge of electronics, and also possess some design/troubleshooting skills.

  • 1-2 years of experience with Mentor Graphics Dxdesigner for schematic capture

  • Experience with Xpedition and Hyperlynx is also preferred

  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Tool Suite

  • Circuit design experience for both analog and digital, FPGA programming & component level design

  • Systematic design approach to electrical/circuit design

  • Hands on experience with debug tools (oscilloscope, logic analyzer, other laboratory tools)

  • Fundamental understanding of basic analog/digital architectures/blocks such as (filters, power converters, state machines, transfer functions)

  • Experience in control theory and able to design and analyze circuit at the transfer function level (Laplace Transformation, Z-transform, poles/zeros analysis, etc)

  • Ability to perform Root Cause and Corrective Action (RCCA) process.

  • Experience taking projects from design to production 


This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.


Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.