Electrical Engineer

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Electrical Engineering
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The Advanced Solutions Group (ASG) at Leidos currently has an opening for an Electrical Engineer (EE) to work in our Orlando, FL office.  The EE will implement company design standards, part commonality and low cost, best value solutions into their designs. The EE will work in a cross functional engineering team and will work with multiple, other disciplines including Manufacturing, Logistics, Technical Publications, and Program Management in order to meet contractual obligations. The EE will have a working knowledge of Electro-Mechanical Designs and be able to work across platforms to communicate requirements to other engineering team members.


Roles and Responsibilities:

- Review and analyze requirements, participate in defining, deriving and allocating hardware requirements;

- Perform and document trade studies of potential electrical engineering solutions;

- Support programs, proposals and other business development efforts by analyzing, breaking down and estimating efforts for electrical engineering tasks and documenting the basis of estimation;

- Create documentation, as needed, to confirm design approach prior to implementation and to ensure clear and accurate communication of all design details needed to produce products; Create schematics, interconnects and cable designs using CAD (AutoCAD preferred);

- Create part drawings, cable drawings and Bills of Material;

- Capture and document design decisions in accordance with company policies and process, per Leidos Quality Management System;

- Review hardware design with engineering and development team and with customers, capture and respond professionally to all feedback;

- Follow best practices for creating safe, usable, reliable, maintainable, producible designs which satisfy all applicable requirements;

- Follow the design standards of the organization and add to the Leidos culture of high standards and product excellence;

- Follow company guidance on configuration control of source data, designs and associated artifacts;

- Accurately record hours and report status. Participate in daily stand ups, weekly status and monthly reporting cycles.





To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below

- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering via an accredited institution, and 5+ years of experience developing digital and analog electrical designs

- Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance

- Demonstrated ability to perform requirements driven design and implementation, understanding of methods to maintain requirements traceability

- Demonstrated ability to work with a diverse [matrixed] team in a fast paced environment

- Working Knowledge of Government standards and requirements in preparing drawing packages for contract deliverable Product Drawing Packages and related documents

- Excellent oral, written, and visual/graphical communications skills


Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration

- Experience in DoD virtual, augmented reality and maintenance trainer development

- Experience in automotive design

- Printed Circuit Board design experience

- Experience with hardware/software integration and formal user acceptance processes


Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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