The Boeing Company Electrical Design And Analysis Engineer-Entry Level in Herndon, Virginia

The Boeing Company in Virginia is seeking Entry Level Electrical Design And Analysis Engineer’s to join our team to develop and maintain detailed requirements and specifications for various electronic products and assist with implementing custom digital electronic hardware system designs of limited scope.

Provide engineering support throughout the life cycle of the product and conduct trade studies and literature research to support future product designs. Occasional travel to Boeing, subcontractor, and/or customer facilities may be required. Position Responsibilities:

  • (Firmware) Electrical/electronics engineer for real-time HDL coding of Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGA)/Very High Density Logic (VHDL); design experience and implementation of high-performance digital signal processing hardware using FPGAs (custom and COTS boards); and designing high-performance signal acquisition systems (custom and COTS boards); build and use of verification test benches.Experience with devices such as Xilinx Virtex and tools such as Xilinx ISE, Synplicity, Orcad, etc. are also desired.(Hardware) Hands-on experience of board build, debug and bring-up in a lab environment, gathering data for technical performance measures and performing basic analysis. Develop custom PCB design, schematic capture, board layout, vendor interface and industry standard interfaces (PCIe, PCIx, VME etc.). Develop system hardware architecture, requirements and design. Define/maintain power budgets; perform trade studies on hardware products; select developmental & operational hardware; document firmware & hardware (schematics & fabrication drawings for custom circuit cards, drawer/rack/system wiring & cabling); develop engineering test requirements and unit/subsystem/system test plans; perform hardware test & system integration. Experience desired with high-speed digital circuits for data acquisition, control, telemetry & communications; selection of and interfacing with COTS hardware and various sensor types; low-noise analog circuits as well as A/D and D/A converters.

  • (Electro Optical) Produces specifications, tolerances, simulations, assembly, integration and test of fiber optic (F/O) sensors, systems and components, including sensors, lasers, fiber-optics, and telecommunications products. Conducts research and development into phases of physical optics and geometric optics, laser characteristics, laser maintenance, and broadband optical sources. Applies research of complex optical systems to achieve desired optical manipulations. Develops component specifications, tolerances, simulations and test procedures for electro-optical systems and components. Uses design-to-cost models, six sigma methodology, and other methods to assure optical design requirements met. Experience with optical transmitter designs with an emphasis on low-cost tunable laser system designs and manufacturing; high-speed transport, including SONET/SDH, GFP, and OTN, at rates up to 10 Gbps and higher (100G); DWDM transport systems design and impairment analysis; high speed electronics and signal integrity. Design and construction of F/O test sets using schematics and block diagrams; fusion splicing of single mode and multi-mode fibers; terminating test cables with various types of commercial and experimental F/O connectors; F/O system troubleshooting and fault detection using OTDR’s, OBR’s and a variety of commercial test equipment; mechanical fiber routing and management inside splice closures. Experience using a wide variety of F/O test tools, as well as writing basic F/O test plans, procedures and reports.

  • Candidate must have demonstrated/proven ability to work well in a team environment and the ability to obtain a TS/SSBI security clearance.

  • AMS100 EE100 Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.

    This position requires the ability to obtain a US Security Clearance for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.

    Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):

  • Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
  • Candidate must have ability to work well in a team environment Typical Education/Experience: Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

Job EE Sys Design Engineer

Organization: Autonomous Systems Engineering

Title: Electrical Design And Analysis Engineer-Entry Level

Location: Virginia-Herndon

Requisition ID: 1800061156