The KeyW Corporation Senior Electrical/Digital Engineer in Severn, Maryland

Overview

KeyW is a total solutions provider for the Intelligence Community, solving their toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full life cycle of the Intelligence Community’s mission. We employ and challenge the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming geospatial imaging into intelligence, and combating global terrorism.

Responsibilities

Job Description:

Candidate would be responsible for designing, developing, testing, evaluating, and supporting electrical hardware solutions for existing and upcoming products. Candidate would design primarily at the schematic level with oversight of the layout. Candidate would be a part of the development team that develops specialized tracking devices and communications products for government, military, and commercial customers.

Responsibilities:

  • Design circuits at the schematic level

  • Select circuit components based on given requirements

  • Utilize development boards and/or breadboards to prove out circuit designs

  • Work with mechanical engineers to develop mechanical aspects of products

  • Oversee and inspect board layouts

  • Test circuit boards to prove they function as expected, debug as required

  • Assist in the development of production-level tests

  • Support transition to production

  • Perform failure analysis on problem areas

  • Document results of testing and failure analysis

  • Participate in product design reviews to provide input on functional requirements, product designs, schedules, or potential problems

  • Assist in creating cost estimates for related activities

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • Ability to obtain a Security Clearance

  • Must be willing and able to obtain a security clearance

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering

  • 2+ years’ experience in circuit board development

  • Ability to generate schematics

  • Ability to read and understand datasheets for integrated circuits

  • Good knowledge of electronic components and test equipment

  • Understanding of BOM and product configuration practices

  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment with cross-functional teams

  • Ability to support multiple projects simultaneously

  • Effective time management and prioritization skills

  • Excellent communication and documentation skills

  • Works well as a part of a team

  • Basic skills in Microsoft Office software products

  • Good problem solving skills

Desired Skills:

  • Ability to write software and/or firmware

  • Experience in rechargeable batteries and battery chargers

  • Experience in low power design

  • Experience in micro-controller based designs

  • Experience with Allegro, OrCAD, and/or Altium Designer

  • Experience with tracking and/or communications products

Clearance : Must be willing and able to obtain a security clearance.

KeyW is an EEO employer. We are committed to providing fair and equal employment consideration, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.

About the Organization

KeyW is a pure-play national security solutions provider for the Intelligence, Cyber and Counterterrorism Communities' toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of their missions. We employ and challenge more than 2,000 of the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism.

KeyW, together with its direct and indirect subsidiaries, encourages and actively supports a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and commits to provide equal opportunity to each individual, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, veteran status, disability or any other classifications protected by Federal, State or local law. In fact, we foster an environment that promotes diversity, balance and fun—because we believe in the importance of having a workplace as unique as the challenges we solve.

ID 2017-17141

# of Openings 2

Posted Date Engineering

Default: Location : Location US-MD-Severn

Job Locations US-MD