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Staff Component Engineer / Ruggedized Electronics / Aerospace / Chelmsford, MA

Apply Now Job ID: 512158BR Date posted: Dec. 09, 2019 City: Chelmsford State: Massachusetts
Description:Lockheed Martin is seeking to hire a component engineer at our campus in Chelmsford, Massachusetts. We offer an excellent working environment with a mix of cutting-edge design and manufacturing. This exciting role will offer the opportunity to work with our industry leading engineering professionals.
Here are the major activities the engineer will have the opportunity to work on and accomplish:
-The Component Engineer will have the opportunity to support the development, production, procurement, and testing of complex multi-function modules used in environmentally challenging high reliability mission critical applications.
-Overseeing, tracking, monitoring, and reporting on the testing of procured electronic components from a reliability standpoint will be a major focus.
-The engineer will work with third party testing labs to ensure our procured components meet our ruggedized standards and requirements.
-The engineer will lead qualification verification of COTS parts for high reliability military applications that may include environmental testing (temperature, preconditioning, baking, humidity testing, acoustic microscopy, internal and external visual inspection, destructive testing, and decapsulation researching component construction and manufacturing processes and traveling to vendor sites to witness the assembly process.
-The engineer will be responsible for ensuring electrical components that will be a part of our products meet the highest ruggedized reliability requirements as well as the product life cycle requirements.
-The ideal candidate will have a unique combination of experience which includes electrical engineering and circuit design along with stress analysis and/or root cause analysis.
-The engineer will lead Component Failure Investigations.
-The engineer will have the opportunity to research and determine impact of Government-Industry Data Exchange Program (GIDEP) Alerts and Process Change Notifications (PCNs).
-The engineer may have the opportunity to travel to and attend industry conferences.
-The engineer will keep up-to-date on applications enhancements and related industry best practices.
-The engineer will mentor less experienced team members and new hires.
The engineer will likely have the opportunity to travel to domestic supplier sites. We anticipate moderate travel amount of less than 10%. We offer a continuous learning environment with strong career growth and advancement opportunities. Please consider joining our Microwave Center of Excellence in Chelmsford, MA

Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.
Chelmsford, Massachusetts is a charming suburb of Boston located about 25 miles northwest of that city. Chelmsford is very close to historic Lowell Massachusetts and to Nashua, New Hampshire. Chelmsford is within reach of New Hampshire’s White Mountains and awesome ski areas to the north, and the scenic coastal towns of MA and NH are about an hour east. This scenic colonial region offers lots of New England charm, great schools, shopping, and restaurants. Chelmsford and the region share an impressive past from the early days after the pilgrims arrived in Plymouth to the revolutionary war. Where can you get to from Chelmsford? Chelmsford is about 90 minutes from Cape Cod. Boston is about 30 minutes to the east without traffic. New York City is about 4.5 hours away from Chelmsford. Waterville Valley and other major ski resorts of New Hampshire and Vermont are about 2 to 3 hours to the north. It should be noted that Chelmsford, Massachusetts is approximately 35 miles northwest of the Boston metropolitan area and offers better access to a wide range of substantially more affordable regions in the area to live. Those regions include Northeastern and North Central Massachusetts, and Southern, New Hampshire.
Basic Qualifications:
-Basic Qualifications for this position will include a BS Degree in electrical engineering or related technical field or equivalent experience/combined education and 9 years of professional level experience.
-The ability to develop technical solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity is required.
-Demonstrated knowledge of electrical component parameters and packaging is required.
-Demonstrated knowledge of high reliability military component standards and specifications is required.
-Experience with schematic capture programs such as Cadence Capture or similar schematic package is required.
-Some knowledge of high reliability military component standards and specifications such as MIL-STD-883, MIL-STD-38534, MIL-PRF-55342, MIL-PRF-55681 is required.
-Excellent interpersonal skills are required
-The ability to lead projects effectively is required.
-Strong computer skills to include MS Office applications is required.
-Strong organization skills are required.
-Strong written and verbal communications skills are required.
-Strong presentation skills are required.
-Candidate must be eligible to obtain and maintain a secret clearance.
-Candidate must have the ability to obtain an interim secret clearance prior to start.
Desired Skills:
An MS level technical degree in electrical engineering or mechanical engineering or closely related technical field may be desirable.
-Experience performing system reliability calculations is strongly desired.
-Experience with MS Access or similar database systems is desired.
-Experience with component thermal analysis is desired.
-AutoCAD experience would be a plus.
-Experience with CSAM (C-Mode Scanning Acoustic Microscopy) evaluation would be a plus.
-Experience troubleshooting electrical test failures is desired.
-Experience in Root Cause / Corrective Action is desired.
-Experience in Plastic Encapsulated Device qualification testing is desired.
-Experience with DPA (Destructive Physical Analysis) techniques is desired.
-Knowledge of Automotive Electronics Quality Standards would be a plus.
-Demonstrated knowledge of Automotive Electronics Quality Standards such as AEC-Q100, AEC-Q101, AEC-Q200 would be a plus.
Lockheed Martin 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. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

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Experience Level: Experienced Professional Business Unit: ESS0385 MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROL Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Electrical Engineering Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: 4X10A- 4 10 hr days Mon-Thurs; Fr/Sa/Su off Shift: First Apply Now

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