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Principal Electrical Engineer - Design Lead

Company name
L3 Technologies, Inc.

Pittsburgh, PA

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The Company

L3 Technologies is the 6thlargest Defense Contractor in the Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance \(C3ISR\) systems market and a leading provider of a broad range of electronic systems used on both military and commercial platforms\.

L3 Technologies employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide with reported 2015 sales of $10\.5 billion, and has just been voted by Forbes Magazine as one of the Top 50 Companies to work for\.

About L3 Brashear

Located in RIDC Park on Route 28 near Pittsburgh, PA, L3 Brashear designs and produces complex electro\-optical and electro\-mechanical systems for the defense, aerospace and commercial markets\. As a recognized leader in optical technologies, our products, and precision optical capabilities enable high energy laser missions, fire control solutions, and stabilized tracking systems\.

We pioneered the use and development of high energy laser beam director systems\. The exceptional quality, ruggedness and reliability that have made Brashear’s military tracking and range instrumentation systems benchmarks for performance have also been incorporated in our precision, high\-energy beam director system\.

About the Role

Reporting into the Manager of Systems Controls, the Principal Electrical Engineer will participate in all phases of design and development for electrical components and systems\. The system solutions involve new or highly adapted electro\-mechanical and electro\-optical technologies for defense applications\. Typical project assignments involve planning and execution of complex and high performance systems with new technologies or applications\. This senior level position serves as the architect of the technical solutions and derives requirements for detailed design based on customer missions, standards, and experience\. The position then directs other engineers through implementation and test\. The position may require work as a subject matter expert and often interfaces with customer and partner technical peers\.

Specific Responsibilities

Work with an inter\-disciplinary design team to propose electrical architectures, subsystem and component solutions and determine performance requirements for these solutions\. Communicate design requirements across engineering discipline areas\.

Complete designs of electrical subsystems and components given a set of specifications as an individual contributor or small team leader\. Design tasks may include generation of circuit schematics and signal flow diagrams, creation of custom circuit boards, layout of electrical chassis and system cabling, cost estimation, test planning and design documentation\.

Perform integration and test of electrical\-optical and electro\-mechanical systems as part ofa multi\-disciplinary team\.

Execute tasks according to an agreed upon schedule and budget\.

Organize and distribute project work to other staff members to allow efficient project execution of small teams\.

Maintain organized design and test notes / files to allow design reviews in accordance with L3 engineering process\.

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Execute tasks according to an agreed upon schedule and budget\.Organize and distribute project work to other staff members to allow efficient project execution of small teams\.Maintain organized design and test notes / files to allow design reviews in accordance with L3 engineering process\.\

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Desired Experience, Skills and Education

BS or MS in Electrical Engineering \(advanced degree preferred\)\.

15 years of experience with electrical engineering implementations including circuit board design with FPGA, embedded systems, device interfaces with electro\-mechanical and electro\-optical hardware, EMC and power electronics\.

A minimum of 7 years of work experience in aerospace and defense applications / environments experience preferred\.

Demonstrated system level design skills including cross\-disciplinary experience with software, firmware, mechanics or optics\.

Familiarity with EDA and CAE design tools for electrical engineering\.

Team leadership experience in electrical engineering implementations for complex systems including training and mentoring\.

Written and oral communication skills required\.

Experience in defense electro\-optical systems and electronic systems for aircraft preferred\.

Due to the nature of our work as a DOD contractor, all applicants must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain US Secret Clearance\.Equal Opportunity Employer \- minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identify\.

DISCLAIMER: The statements included in this document are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this work\. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities\. The corporation reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs as necessary\.

**Job** Engineering\-Electrical

**Primary Location** USA\-Pennsylvania\-Pittsburgh

**US Security Clearance Required:** Other

**Schedule:** Full\-time

**Shift:** Day \- 1st

**Travel:** Yes, 10 % of the Time

**Organization:** Division \- KEO\-20000056

**Job Level:** Individual Contributor

**Job Posting:** Nov 22, 2017, 4:01:41 PM

**Req ID:** 093051

Jobid: l3taleo2-093051

Company:L3 Technologies


Pittsburgh, PA, 15222, USA



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L3 is a leading provider of a broad range of communication and electronic systems and products used on military, homeland security and commercial platforms. L3 is also a prime contractor in aerospace systems, security and detection systems, and pilot training.

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