Engineering Specialist, Fire Control - Tracked Combat Vehicles (E)

Job Reference Code: 
2484
Business Unit: 
Land Systems
Job Location City: 
Sterling Heights
Job Location State: 
Michigan
Job Location Country: 
United States of America
Job Category: 
Engineering
Job Description: 


Requisition Number: 2484
Location: Sterling Heights Complex (LSHC)
Position Type: Full-Time Regular
Education Required: Bachelors Degree
Relocation Provided: No
Experience Required: More than 10 years
Department: TCV Vetronics SW & Lethality - L9667 (Direct)

Position Description:
Design engineer with emphasis on system and subsystem integration and test.
Review and develop hardware and software requirement documents and test plans.
Support hardware and software integration in a lab environment to include the use of various test equipment to include dynamic analyzers, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, Ethernet, RS-422, etc.
Perform vehicle level testing utilizing the same type of equipment.
Analyze subsystem requirements and develop logic for flowcharts, state charts, state diagrams, and fire control algorithms for design documents.
Support fielding and production sites to investigate / resolve fire control issues.
Support the integration and testing of electrical control devices and sensors on various vehicle platforms.
Provide technical support and communication as required to GDLS program office, GDLS customers, and other departments within GDLS

Position Requirements:
Minimum of ten years of applicable experience with a Bachelors Degree required. Electrical Engineering preferred, similar technical degrees will be considered with relevant experience. Fewer years will be required with an advanced degree.
-Capable of getting a secret clearance desired
-Occasional travel to field sights may be required
-Extensive vehicle and lab testing required
-ASR is needed to work inside tanks and military vehicles
-Extensive use of computer and test equipment in both the laboratory and field environment
-Good communication skills required
-Must be capable of working in a team environment
-Occasionally may need to lift and carry test equipment weighing 30 lbs

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