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Electrical Engineer

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Basic Job Info

Degree Required
4 Year Degree
Begin Date
End Date
Base Pay
Employment Type
Manages Others
Relocation Covered

Job Description

As part of a small, passionate and accomplished team of experts, you will debug, analyze, and propose design solutions to problems with avionics electronic controller hardware that operates rocket engines. You will share in the team’s impact on all aspects of engine build, test, operation, and vehicle integration.

  • Develop and troubleshoot circuits, boards, and rugged electronic hardware assemblies; including concept and requirements definition, design, prototyping, verification (power-on, functional / acceptance / qualification testing) and release to production level.

  • Develop and design analog, digital, and mixed-signal boards that interact with avionics systems (including sensors and electromechanical/electrohydraulic actuators); including analysis, schematic capture, layout, design review, test/verification and release.


  • B.S. in Electrical or Computer Engineering or related field with 4+ years of direct experience in electronics hardware development

  • Direct hands-on experience with analog, digital, and mixed-signal circuit design, analysis, test, and debug

  • Direct hands-on experience with I2C, SPI, and Ethernet interfaces, from both a hardware and software (C firmware) perspective

  • Experience working with A/D and D/A converters is required.

  • Knowledge of signal integrity, power, grounding, and general board layout principles

  • Exposure to analog and digital filters, signal conditioning and signal processing

  • Familiarity with amplifiers, analog-to-digital converters, power supplies (switching regulators and LDOs), and analog circuits

  • Strong background with High-Reliability Embedded Microcontroller hardware (3+yrs).

  • Highly organized team player with excellent technical communication skills (written and verbal)


  • Demonstrated expertise designing high-reliability, safety-critical, Class 2/3 board assemblies

  • Proficiency using Cadence OrCAD / Allegro (or similar tools) to design complex aerospace boards; and experience working with external board manufacturing and assembly vendors.

  • Exposure to designing safety or mission critical aerospace flight hardware compliant with DO-254.

  • Ability to interface and understand mechanical and system-level harnessing

  • Work with teams on automated testing and/or design for test.

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About Kelly Services®

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