Electronics Design Engineer - Space Exploration Electronic Systems

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  • Houston, TX
  • 21 Jun, 2020

Job Description

**Electronics Design Engineer \- Space Exploration Electronic Systems** **Description** Are you passionate about human spaceexploration or understanding the origins of the universe, and working with adynamic and diverse team to make a difference? If you are, we needyou\! We need your commitment, teamwork,and energy to help us achieve great things that inspire humans all over theglobe\. We need you to bring innovative ideas and diverse backgrounds tohelp us envision, shape, and deliver systems that will benefit the quality oflife of people around the world\. We are excited about what we do, and weneed you on our team as we take on new challenges for NASA’s pursuits in deepspace exploration\. Jacobs is NASA’s largest engineering solutionsprovider working alongside NASA at centers across the United States\. We have the unique and significantrole to partner with NASA at Johnson Space Center \(JSC\), to be part of everyhuman spaceflight program – the International Space Station \(ISS\), NASA’s Orionspacecraft, which will carry astronauts into deep space, and Gateway, theorbiting platform providing the home for astronauts to work and travel back andforth to the moon’s surface, and serving as the platform for deep spaceexploration\. From critical systems onthe ISS to enable astronauts to live and work in space; to performing advanceddevelopment for systems leading to deep space exploration; to being part of thefoundation for Gateway\. We also partner with NASA at JSC,the only NASA center in the United States to curate all astromaterial samplesreturned from exploration missions, to perform curation services, orbitaldebris analysis, and basic research to further humankind’s understanding of theorigins of our solar system\. We need you to be a part of ourteam\! We are currently in need of a **Electronics Design Engineer \- Space Exploration Electronic Systems** to join our team\. Do you have the following skills? The **Electronics Design Engineer \- Space Exploration Electronic Systems** will: + Reportdirectly to the Electronics and Electrical Section Manager as part of group ofover 40 other Electronics and Electrical Engineers\. + Workdirectly with or as a Team Lead and associated Electrical Engineers on a givenproject\. + Supportnew designs from conception, analysis, and manufacturing, through tooperational test and deployment\. + Providedesign support and guidance in various aspects of Electronics SystemDevelopment\. + Befamiliar with NASA specifications for Electronics Component development\. + Developcomponent test stand architectures for various components\. + Designand generate electrical component and lab instrumentation test system designs\. + Developand or modify LabVIEW code for various test systems\. + Developdetailed test verification procedures\. + Work withelectrical and mechanical technicians to build and test designed systems\. + Developand test various breakout boxes and digital/analog sensor emulation systems\. + Performelectrical evaluation/selection of instrumentation \(pressure transducers, flowmeters, pumps, fans, RTDs, Thermocouples, etc\.\) + Troubleshootand repair existing test systems\. + Conductanalog and digital printed circuit board design for various application needs\. + Developtest software modules to perform specific tests\. + Work witheCAD designer to develop printed circuit board designs\. + Work in alaboratory environment, following standard operating procedures + Performother duties as required and assigned\. **Qualifications** **Required Education/Experience/Skills:** _This position is posted at multiple levels\. Depending on the candidate’s experience, requirements and business needs, we reserve the right to consider candidates at any level for which this position has been advertised\._ + BS degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited engineeringschool\. + Prior experience with electrical schematic entry and printedcircuit board layout tools such as Altium Designer\. + Prior experience with data acquisition systems \(especiallyNational Instruments\) and LabVIEW code development\. + Prior experience with FPGA circuitry design and coding inassociated VHDL development environments\. + Prior experience with microcontroller circuitry design andassociated embedded software development environments\. **RequisitionPreferences:** + Familiarity with data interface protocols and associated hardwaresuch as Ethernet, RS232, RS422, RS485, I2C, SPI etc\. + Experience with test hardware such as oscilloscopes,multi\-meters, logic analyzers, function generators, electronic load banks,power supplies, power analyzers + Prior experience with cable design + Prior experience in design and test of analog instrumentationsystems\. + Prior experience in design and test of stepper and brushless DC\-DCcontrol circuits\. + Prior experience in design and test of power supply andconditioning systems\. + Proficient in MS Office programs, particularly MS Project, Excel,PowerPoint, Word, OneNote and Outlook\. + Excellent communication and organizational skills and the abilityto work in a team environment\. **Why Workon Our Team?** For moreinformation on our partnership with NASA at Johnson Space Center, please clickon the links below: See WhatWe Do JacobsAerospace Solutions Overview \(Pleaseview in Chrome or Microsoft Edge\.\) Inaddition to exciting career opportunities we also offer: + Excellent personal and professional career growth + 9/80 work schedule \(every other Friday off\) + Onsite cafeteria \(breakfast & lunch\) + Comprehensive Benefit Package \(medical, dental, and vision\) + 401\(k\) + Tuition Reimbursement + Much, much more\! Must be a U\.S\. Citizen and successfully complete a U\.S\.government background investigation\. Management has the prerogative to select at any level forwhich this position has been advertised\. Come join our team and be part ofour future \- we look forward to seeing you\! + Pleasevisit our career page at: www\.wehavespaceforyou\.com \. **Essential Functions** **Work Environment** Generally an office environment, butcan involve inside or outside work depending on task\. **Physical Requirements** Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods \(90% of time\)\. Mayrequire lifting and carrying up to 25 lbs \(5% of time\)\. **Equipment and Machines** Standard office equipment \(PC, telephone, printer, etc\.\)\. **Attendance** Regular attendance in accordance with established work schedule is critical\.Ability to work outside normal schedule and adjust schedule to meet peakperiods and surge requirements when required\. **Other Essential Functions** Must be able to work in a team atmosphere\. Must put forward a professionalbehavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation\.Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose asafety risk/hazard to the employee or others\. Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer\. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law\. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language \. **Job** Aerospace **Primary Location** United States\-Texas\-Houston\-20331\-ESCG **Job Type** Experienced **Req ID:** AER0004X8