L3 Technologies Sr. Digital Electrical Engineer in Orlando, Florida
Sr. Digital Electrical Engineer
L3 Technologies - Advanced Laser Systems Technology (ALST) is a world leader in the development and production of advanced laser rangefinders, designators, targeting systems and components. Based in Orlando, FL, ALST supports all branches of the United States Military, allied nations, OEM customers, border security and development labs.
The Sr. Digital Electrical Engineer is part of a multi-disciplinary design team developing advanced laser range finders and laser designators. This position is responsible for digital system and subsystem architecture, analysis, timing studies, system diagrams, PWA layout and component selection for advanced laser systems for use in military airborne, maritime and ground vehicle applications.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Develops Digital System Architecture for control of Laser systems
FPGA logic design, coding, simulation, and synthesis using VHDL
Digital circuit card design and development
Component selection to minimize electronics size and power draw
Develop and edit circuit schematics with OrCAD development tools and perform circuit simulation with PSPICE software.
Analysis of power consumption, component stress, worst case tolerances, and reliability
Develop and conduct technical presentations
Product manufacturing and verification support
Conducts design certification tests and document results
Troubleshoots component failures and investigate root cause of failures in system applications.
Tracks failure statistics and evaluate for trends.
Recommends design improvements for failure prevention.
Coordinating Engineering aspects of the project to meet technical, schedule and design-to-cost goals
Ensuring that all engineering related internal processes are followed by the project design team
Work with Division Leadership Team /Staff and functional groups to support the various meetings and reviews necessary to meet business objectives and commitments
Work with other engineers, technicians, manufacturing and quality engineers in a team environment.
Interfaces with customers and suppliers in technical areas relating to projects and legacy products.
Travel to customer and supplier sites, and other L3 locations as needed.
Attends and participates in a variety of meetings and task force groups to integrate activities, communicate issues, obtain approvals, resolve problems and maintain specific level of knowledge pertaining to new developments, requirements and policies.
Responsible for ensuring that specified quality standards are met for all tasks completed.
Demonstrates ethical and professional behavior in accordance with company values.
Performs job duties in a manner that maintains compliance with environmental, health and safety regulations, policies and procedures
All other assignments as required
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university. Advanced degree preferred.
10 years' digital design experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Proficient in use of SolidWorks Version 16 3D CAD software
Working knowledge of ANSI Y14.5
Knowledge of Military Specifications/Standards
Possess strong analytical skills
Possess exceptional communication (both oral and written) and listening skills, with a strong orientation to details, and the ability to make quick, informed decisions
Ability to write clear technical documentation
Ability to work effectively with other design disciplines as well as manufacturing to create design solutions that address often-conflicting requirements
Proven ability to trouble shoot issues and resolve problems on a variety of products
Strong relationship building skills at all levels of an organization and the ability to work effectively across functions within a matrix environment
Must be able to provide effective coaching and mentoring to develop a high performing and collaborative team
Ability to effectively plan and organize projects and manage priorities
Proven success in a fast paced development and manufacturing environment and possess a willingness to take ownership, accept accountability, and thrive under pressure
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint)
Demonstrated experience and thorough working knowledge of:
ModelSim/Questa or equivalent logic simulation tools
Libero (Microsemi), Quartus (Intel), Vivado (Xilinx) FPGA development tools
DxDesigner or equivalent schematic capture tools
DDR3 memory interfacing
GigE, 10GigE, GigE Vision
High speed serial, digital interfaces
SPI, I2C, RS-422, LVDS
Digital communication algorithm development and implementation
Manipulation of packet protocols
Must be a United States Citizen or US Person as defined by ITAR - 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20), 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3).
Ability to obtain and maintain a valid U.S. Passport.
Able to travel nationally / internationally on an as needed basis.
Able to work weekends and evenings as required to meet company objectives.
NOTE: These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work involved for this job. It is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of this job. Individuals assigned to perform tasks defined in this job description that are controlled by the ISO program have the authority, consent and responsibility to carry out those tasks as defined in the program
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer - minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
Primary Location USA-Florida-Orlando
Shift: Day - 1st
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Organization: Division - ALST-20000025
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Job Posting: Feb 22, 2018, 5:14:03 PM
Req ID: 096331