Senior Power and Controls Engineer ( R-00064352 )
Are you an Electrical Engineer with experience and expertise in control systems for high energy, high power systems? If so we have a job for you!
This exciting opportunity will challenge you to use your imagination and problem solving skills to develop the next generation of directed energy (DE) weapons for the US Air Force and other DoD customers. You will join a team that conducts research, development and testing on high power electromagnetic (HPEM) components and systems at the Air Force Research Laboratory, Kirtland, AFB.
Fun stuff on the job:
-Work with multiple engineering teams to design, develop, and document control systems for HPEM experimental test beds and prototype systems.
-Design hardware and software solutions to customer requirements, build and test these solutions, and integrate them into the customer systems
-Support the development of DE technology into fully integrated weapon systems on land, sea and air platforms.
-Support system testing in the laboratory and field.
This is you:
-US Citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance.
-Bachelor's Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering with at least 8 years of experience with control systems (6-10 years experience with a master’s degree).
-Strong communication skills with the ability to write reports, technical papers and work instructions as well as preparing and presenting briefings to stakeholders.
You will wow us even more if you have these skills:
-Experience with power systems, vacuum systems, radio frequency equipment is highly desirable.
-Hands-on experience with microcontrollers, programmable gate arrays, and imbedded controls is also favored.
External Referral Eligible