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The Systems Engineering Solutions Strategic Business Unit
provides advanced systems engineering and technology applications
for intelligence and information enterprises. These applications
and solutions deliver enterprise data management, data analytics,
modeling and simulation, and technology assessment capabilities
that are used to create products that offer actionable information
in support of warfighters and decision makers.
_Ball Aerospace's Albuquerque, New Mexico office is a key
provider of science and technology services to the Air Force
Research Laboratory and other government research and development
organizations. Our multi-discipline staff provides a broad range of
scientific and engineering services, including: technology
development; diagnostic development; highly-controlled laboratory
measurements; field experiments and demonstrations; technology
assessments; modeling and simulations; and analyses. We are seeking
additional qualified professionals to join our science and
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Aerospace in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
**Engineer Senior - R&D Electrical**
**What you'll do:**
Serve as a lead electric engineer on a collaborative and
multi-disciplinary research and development team designing and
developing lasers and laser-related diagnostics, supporting
laser-target test activities, and other general research and
Conceive and develop electrical design solutions for prototype
analog and digital hardware operating in noisy electromagnetic
environment through the application of industry-wide accepted
engineering techniques, practices and procedures. Assignments may
be very diverse or technically difficult.
Ensure the producibility of electrical designs and products.
Compile, integrate and evaluate design and performance data to
determine adequacy and completeness of the electrical design and
compare with requirements and specifications.
Use industry accepted software tool to analyze and evaluate
solutions to meet desired requirements or specifications.
Compile and prepare necessary data and engineering items to support
technical meetings and end-item product delivery.
Obtain quotations and work with selected subcontractors or vendors
to facilitate productions of components for integration into large
Review drawings, procedures and engineering orders for
completeness, compatibility, producibility and correctness.
Organize, analyze, write and present technical material for team,
management or customer events. Events may include informal and
formal technical or status reviews (e.g., PDRs, and CDRs)
Collaborate with experimentalists, computational scientists or
other project personnel to conduct detailed modeling or formulate
experimental requirements to support project goals.
May lead more junior engineers in defining their work assignments,
checking their work for accuracy, and providing guidance and
May be responsible for tracking accomplishments against cost,
budget and schedule for assigned projects.
Participate in business development activities as required.
Follow Department of Defense procedures for the proper usage and
safeguarding of classified information.
Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the
department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units
and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to
maintain a positive and productive work environment.
Perform other duties as necessary.
**What you'll need:**
BS degree or higher in Engineering or a related technical field
is required plus 8 or more years related experience.
Each higher-level degree, i.e., Master's Degree or Ph.D., may
substitute for two years of experience. Related technical
experience may be considered in lieu of education. Degree must be
from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an
agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department
Degree in Electrical Engineering preferred. MS or PhD
Eight or more years' experience as an electrical engineer.
Demonstrated experience with standard electrical design and
Experience working in a research environment is preferred.
Excellent organizational and coordination skills.
The ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense Top
Secret security clearance.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Work is performed in an office, laboratory, production floor, or
cleanroom, outdoors or remote research environment.
May occasionally work in production work centers where use of
protective equipment and gear is required.
May access other facilities in various weather conditions.
Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible
non-Ball locations may be required.
**Future Clearance Required:**
A current DoD clearance and/or SCI access with Polygraph is not
required to be eligible for this position, however applicant must
be willing and eligible for submission within 60-90 days after an
offer is accepted and must be able to maintain the applicable
clearance/access. By applying to this position, you are agreeing to
complete a National Security Clearance Pre-Screen Questionnaire to
evaluate your general ability to obtain the required security
clearance or government customer access associated with this
Relocation for this position is available.
**Compensation & Benefits**
+ **HIRING SALARY RANGE:** $126,500 - $159,500 (Salary to be
determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and
abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with
market data.) + This position includes a competitive benefits
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**US CITIZENSHIP IS REQUIRED**
Ball Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy,
sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age,
protected veteran status, or disability status.
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