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(STEM) Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

Computer Hardware Engineers

Research, design, develop, or test computer or computer-related equipment for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use.

Salary Breakdown

Computer Hardware Engineers

Average

$103,260

ANNUAL

$49.65

HOURLY

Entry Level

$82,680

ANNUAL

$39.75

HOURLY

Mid Level

$103,835

ANNUAL

$49.92

HOURLY

Expert Level

$124,990

ANNUAL

$60.09

HOURLY


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Computer Hardware Engineers

758

Current Available Jobs

1,800

Projected job openings through 2024


Sample Career Roadmap

Computer Hardware Engineers

Supporting Certifications

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Top Expected Tasks

Computer Hardware Engineers


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Computer Hardware Engineers

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Computers and Electronics

KNOWLEDGE

Engineering and Technology

KNOWLEDGE

Design

KNOWLEDGE

Mathematics

KNOWLEDGE

Physics

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Critical Thinking

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Speaking

SKILL

Writing

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Written Comprehension

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

ABILITY

Deductive Reasoning

ABILITY

Inductive Reasoning


Job Opportunities

Computer Hardware Engineers

  • Project Engineer
    Randstad    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted about 2 hours    

    Project Engineer

    **job details:**

    + location:Phoenix, AZ

    + salary:$45 - $48 per hour

    + date posted:Monday, July 13, 2020

    + job type:Contract

    + industry:Transportation and Warehousing

    + reference:789517

    **job description**

    Project Engineer

    job summary:

    Project Engineer:

    + Develops project plans, schedules, and budgets for small to mid-size projects and suggests appropriate adjustments to ensure adherence to the established project plan, schedule, and budget.

    + Records and documents delay, changes in scope, and any other incidents that impact the scope of work or schedule to ensure smooth project operations.

    + Conducts meetings, consolidates, and presents plans and progress reports relating to business aspects of the project(s).

    + Identifies and reacts to project problems and recommends solutions, such as reallocating resources or changing contractual specifications.

    + Oversees and coordinates the administrative and operational aspects of ongoing projects within program guidelines.

    + Liaises between project management and planning, project teams, and line management.

    + Reviews project and budget status, manages schedules and prepares reports.

    + Monitors and assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and customer-satisfaction goals and objectives.

    + Meets program schedules and budgets and maintains the integrated master schedules for project(s).

    Additional Job Details:

    + Experience working within DO-254 and DO-178 certification program(s), including Stages of Involvement (SOI) Audits under EASA or FA

    location: Phoenix, Arizona

    job type: Contract

    salary: $45 - 48 per hour

    work hours: 8am to 5pm

    education: Bachelors

    responsibilities:

    + Develops project plans, schedules, and budgets for small to mid-size projects and suggests appropriate adjustments to ensure adherence to the established project plan, schedule, and budget.

    + Records and documents delay, changes in scope, and any other incidents that impact the scope of work or schedule to ensure smooth project operations.

    + Conducts meetings, consolidates, and presents plans and progress reports relating to business aspects of the project(s).

    + Identifies and reacts to project problems and recommends solutions, such as reallocating resources or changing contractual specifications.

    + Oversees and coordinates the administrative and operational aspects of ongoing projects within program guidelines.

    + Liaises between project management and planning, project teams, and line management.

    + Reviews project and budget status, manages schedules and prepares reports.

    + Monitors and assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and customer-satisfaction goals and objectives.

    + Meets program schedules and budgets and maintains the integrated master schedules for project(s).

    qualifications:

    + Experience working within DO-254 and DO-178 certification program(s), including Stages of Involvement (SOI) Audits under EASA or FA

    skills:

    + Customer satisfaction

    + Team-player

    + Great Communication

    \#LI-MZ1

    Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Sr Systems Engineer I
    Raytheon Technologies    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted about 2 hours    

    If you are ready to bring your talent and skills to the world leader in missile systems, we want to talk to you! We are Raytheon Missiles & Defense (RMD) and we design, develop, integrate, test and produce missile systems for critical requirements, including air-to-air, strike, surface Navy air defense, land combat missiles, guided projectiles, exoatmospheric kill vehicles, and direct energy weapons.

    The Systems Integration and Test Directorate at RMD is responsible for the development and deployment of product test architectures, test environments and capabilities, integration and test execution for our products from design through manufacturing. The vision of Systems Integration and Test is to be a world-class leader in driving test affordability while ensuring an operationally relevant product is delivered to our service members.

    The Systems Integration and Test Directorate – Test Systems Solutions Center (TSSC) is currently searching for a Sr. Systems Engineer I for the Test Environment Support & Administration (TESA) team. The Test Environment Support & Administration (TESA) team provide solutions to a wide range of complex problems with frequent inter-organizational, contractor, supplier, and customer collaboration. We partner with security to bring new Test Systems into classified spaces, ensuring compliance with customer and/or Department of Defense requirements. Our work routinely includes system administration, system support and design consultation for Test Environments (TEn) and Test Equipment (TE) across all product lines, on-call work and off-hour support for diverse TEn containing an assortment of TE, operating systems, and software with periodic travel to support off-site locations 1-3 times a year.

    U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

    Job Description:

    The candidate will be responsible for providing system administration, system support and design consultation for Test Environments (TEn) and Test Equipment (TE) across all product lines.

    Our normal day consists of system administration of test equipment, harden Industrial Computer Systems to meet security requirements, system imaging, configuration, data recovery, hardware diagnostics, and unique problem solutions in multiple heterogeneous systems.

    Our team provide solutions to a wide range of complex problems with frequent inter-organizational, contractor, supplier, and customer collaboration. We partner with security to bring new TEn hardware and software into classified spaces, ensuring compliance with customer and/or Department of Defense requirements. Our work routinely includes installing and relocating computer control hardware in factory environments, on-call work and off-hour support for diverse TEn containing an assortment of TE, operating systems, and software with periodic travel to support off-site locations 1-3 times a year.

    Minimum Required Skills:

    Bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and minimum of 4 years of prior professional relevant experience.

    Has current, or ability to obtain, Department of Defense security clearance.

    Strong knowledge and experience with Windows, Linux (operating systems in desktop and server environments. Must have excellent troubleshooting ability with all Microsoft Windows and Linux systems to quickly return system to operational status.

    Strong knowledge and experience of network infrastructure architecture and operation including Active Directory, group policy design, file sharing, NIS, and DNS

    Strong networking hardware and configuration

    User account management, commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) software installation and support

    Security+ CE certification or willing to obtain qualifying certification within six (6) months of start date

    US Citizenship is required.

    Desired Skills:

    B.S. in Computer Science, Information Systems Engineering,

    Computer Engineering, Networking, Information Technology, Engineering.

    Master of Science degree in STEM

    ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard

    Excellent customer service and training skills, including oral and technical written communications

    Excellent independent problem solving ability of hardware/software issues

    Knowledge of Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)

    Experience with Virtualization to include VMWare, Hyper-V, vCenter, vSphere, and ESX computing environments

    Demonstrated experience scripting in Windows and Linux

    162245

    Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Electrical Engineer /Principal Electrical Engineer (Space/Satellite Systems)
    Northrop Grumman    Gilbert, AZ 85295
     Posted about 2 hours    

    Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

    This position can be filled at either the Engineer (level 2) or Principal Engineer level (level 3).

    Researches, develops, designs, and tests electrical components, equipment, systems, and networks. Designs electrical equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes.

    + Support the test and debug for flight and non-flight spacecraft electronic circuit card assemblies (CCA) and boxes.

    + Responsible for ensuring that the technical requirements, cost, and schedule for the CTE/ATE system development is achieved.

    + Work on a design team, and be responsible for the end-to-end design, debug, test and certification of CTE/ATE system.

    + Work closely with the spacecraft avionics Design Engineer to ensure the CTE/ATE system will validate the circuit cards and/or electronics box under all test environments.

    + Documentation, development, and release of the CTE/ATE system.

    + Perform subsystem definition, preliminary and detailed design, design implementation, subsystem and system integration, and test for a subsystem.

    + Frequent inter-organizational and outside customer contacts.

    + Analyze software requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints.

    + Make frequent contact with customers both internal and external concerning requirements, design and maintenance of software.

    AZSpace

    **Qualifications:**

    **Basic Qualifications:**

    + Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, or related STEM field

    + 2 or more years of related experience (level 2) or 5 or more years of related experience (level 3)

    + U.S. citizen

    **Preferred Qualifications:**

    + Strong custom hardware interface design skills

    + Strong ATE/CTE system design skills

    + Experience defining and mapping operational requirements to functional implementations

    + Experience developing test application SW to interface with Test Equipment along with instrument driver suites

    + Experience developing test applications for data protocols, high speed serial interfaces, and memory algorithms.

    + Experience in the test and debug of hardware and software systems

    + A high level understanding of general and specialized test equipment to include: Data Bus Analyzers, Signal Generators, Logic Analyzers, and Power equipment

    Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

    **Job Category** : Engineering

    20020153


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Electrical Controls Engineers
    Kforce    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted about 3 hours    

    Kforce has a client in Tucson, AZ that is seeking Electrical Controls Engineers.Summary:The position reports to the Engineering Manager. This position assumes a technical role towards the development of automated manufacturing systems for Automation. They will be responsible for the electrical engineering and software design of control systems on automation equipment specific to customer and project requirements. We are working directly with the Hiring Manager.Specific Duties Include:

    * Designs and develops control systems and software programs specific to customer and project requirements based on standard programming methods when applicable

    * Performs engineering calculations with respect to power consumption, current capacity, shielding, signal integrity, risk assessment, etc., as related to automation machinery designs

    * Formulates and produces a complete electrical design package which includes detailed schematics, cable routing diagrams, panel layouts, bills of materials, and material requisition forms, based on the company's Automation standard specifications and the customer's requirements

    * Selects and integrates hardware and software components such as robots, grippers, load cells, motion controllers, sensors, vision systems and lasers

    * Debugs and commissions software programs at the company during systems integration phase and then at the Customer's site during installation

    * Travels as required to Customer and supplier sites to perform installation, commissioning, and training tasks

    * Gives technical direction to Machine Builders and Electrical Technicians as needed

    * Provides technical mentoring to Junior Engineers as needed

    * Consults regularly with Project Managers to report status, raise issues, take direction, and assist where able

    * Presents designs during internal and Customer project reviews

    * Must be able to travel up to 15% of the time

    * Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent, specializing in controls systems design or software engineering; BSEE degree preferred

    * Experience doing automation design for industries such as Life Science, Aerospace and/or Consumer products is preferred

    * 2-5 plus years of experience writing software and/or electrical design for automation systems

    * Advanced understanding of robotics, control systems, vision systems and machine operation

    * Advanced understanding with multiple of the following programming environments; PLC ladder logic, robotic controllers, vision systems, HMI design tools, C#, MS Visual Studio, and .NET

    * Experience developing system electrical schematics using AutoCAD Electrical is a plus

    * Demonstrable success functioning as a controls design engineer on multiple automation projects

    * Applicants must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship

    * Successful experience troubleshooting equipment during all project phases

    * Ability to travel internationally

    This role is currently 100% remote and will switch back to an office environment when COVID-19 restrictions are lifted.Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.*Compensation Type:*Years


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Sr. Automated Electrical Controls Engineer
    Kforce    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted about 3 hours    

    Kforce has a client seeking a Sr. Automated Electrical Controls Engineer in Tucson, Arizona (AZ). We are working directly with the Hiring ManagerThis role is currently 100% remote and will switch back to an office environment when COVID-19 restrictions are lifted. Summary:The position reports to the Engineering Manager. This position assumes a technical role towards the development of automated manufacturing systems for Automation. They will be responsible for the electrical engineering and software design of control systems on automation equipment specific to customer and project requirements.Specific Duties Include:

    * Designs and develops control systems and software programs specific to customer and project requirements based on standard programming methods when applicable

    * Performs engineering calculations with respect to power consumption, current capacity, shielding, signal integrity, risk assessment, etc., as related to automation machinery designs

    * Formulates and produces a complete electrical design package which includes detailed schematics, cable routing diagrams, panel layouts, bills of materials, and material requisition forms, based on the company's Automation standard specifications and the customer's requirements

    * Selects and integrates hardware and software components such as robots, grippers, load cells, motion controllers, sensors, vision systems and lasers

    * Debugs and commissions software programs at the company during systems integration phase and then at the Customer's site during installation

    * Travels as required to Customer and supplier sites to perform installation, commissioning, and training tasks

    * Provides technical mentoring to Junior Engineers as needed

    * Consults regularly with Project Managers to report status, raise issues, take direction, and assist where able

    * Presents designs during internal and Customer project reviews

    * Must be able to travel up to 15% of the time

    * Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent, specializing in controls systems design or software engineering; BSEE degree preferred

    * 2-5 years of experience writing software and/or electrical design for automation systems

    * Experience developing system electrical schematics using AutoCAD Electrical is a plus

    * Successful experience troubleshooting equipment during all project phases

    * experience doing automation designs for either the life science, aerospace or consumer product industries.

    * Demonstrable success functioning as a controls design engineer on multiple automation projects

    * Advanced understanding of robotics, control systems, vision systems and machine operation

    * Advanced understanding with multiple of the following programming environments; PLC ladder logic, robotic controllers, vision systems, HMI design tools, C#, MS Visual Studio, and .NET

    * Applicants must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship

    * Ability to travel internationally

    Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.*Compensation Type:*Years


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Technical Lead Project Engineer - Electronics
    Kforce    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted about 3 hours    

    Kforce has a client in search of a Technical Lead Project Engineer - Electronics in Tucson, Arizona (AZ). We are working directly with the Hiring ManagerThis role is currently 100% remote and will switch back to an office environment when COVID-19 restrictions are lifted. Responsibilities:

    * Deliver expected results associated with assigned design and development projects

    * Be proficient in driving new product designs using electronics and embedded firmware

    * Oversees the initiation, planning, implementation, and tracking of multiple development projects; These electronics projects may include those related to new product development, cost reduction, or quality enhancements

    * The candidate will possess a strong knowledge of electronics and microprocessor technologies and be able to work with marketing to help identify the most appropriate technical approaches and technologies, drive early conceptual designs and prototypes, and ensure solutions will fit within company goals and guidelines

    * Specific activities include: Project team management, external vendor management, project planning, monitoring progress, developing and tracking budgets, controlling expenses, facilitating team meetings, and more

    * Our diverse group is comprised of self-motivated people who are excited to share their expertise in various engineering specialties, such as Mechanical, Electronics, Firmware, Software, and IOT

    * Skilled at identifying and recommending viable technical approaches to solve new product needs

    * Collaborate with employees in multiple Company Design & Manufacturing facilities

    * Prepare RFQ (Request For Quotation) and work with external vendors on SOW (Statement of Work) documents

    * Participate heavily in all phases of product conceptualization, justification, requirements definition, development, implementation, and launch

    * Lead multi-discipline project teams to complete projects on-time and on-budget

    * B.S. in Electrical, Electronic or Computer Engineering or other related technical degree

    * Experience in developing electronic products for robust applications and high production volumes

    * Exceptional knowledge of electronic design and embedded firmware development processes

    * Experience with 8-bit microprocessors, 32-bit processors, analog, and digital circuitry

    * Strong interpersonal, influencing and leadership skills

    * Evidence of innovative and creative thinking used to create effective solutions to both engineering and customer problems

    * Excellent technical, conceptual, and budgeting skills

    * Five years of team supervisory experience in an engineering related environment

    * Track record of achieving results individually and through team leadership

    * Prior experience with Design for Manufacturability and Design for Testability

    * Experience with regulatory certification process

    * High energy and an enthusiastic attitude, desire for continued learning, and a willingness to take on difficult challenges in a variety of disciplines

    Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.*Compensation Type:*Years*Minimum Compensation:*110000.00*Maximum Compensation:*145000.00


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Senior Electrical Controls Engineer
    Kforce    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted about 3 hours    

    Kforce's client, a growing company in the Tucson, AZ area is seeking a Senior Electrical Controls Engineer. We are looking for candidates nationwide, willing to relocate to the Tucson, AZ area. Once again, the position is in Tucson. We are working directly with the Hiring Manager.Summary:The position reports to the Engineering Manager. This position assumes a technical leadership role towards the development of automated manufacturing systems for Automation. You will be responsible for the electrical engineering and software design of control systems on automation equipment specific to customer and project requirements.Specific Duties Include:

    * Designs and develops control systems and software programs specific to customer and project requirements based on standard programming methods when applicable

    * Performs engineering calculations with respect to power consumption, current capacity, shielding, signal integrity, risk assessment, etc., as related to automation machinery designs

    * Formulates and produces a complete electrical design package which includes detailed schematics, cable routing diagrams, panel layouts, bills of materials, and material requisition forms, based on the company's Automation standard specifications and the customer's requirements

    * Selects and integrates hardware and software components such as robots, grippers, load cells, motion controllers, sensors, vision systems and lasers

    * Debugs and commissions software programs at the company during systems integration phase and then at the Customer's site during installation

    * Travels as required to Customer and supplier sites to perform installation, commissioning, and training tasks

    * Gives technical direction to Machine Builders and Electrical Technicians as needed

    * Provides technical mentoring to Junior Engineers as needed

    * Consults regularly with Project Managers to report status, raise issues, take direction, and assist where able

    * Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent, specializing in Controls Systems design or Software Engineering; BSEE degree preferred

    * 6-12 plus years of experience writing software and/or electrical design preferably for automation systems

    * Experience designing automation for industries such as Life Science, Aerospace and/or consumer products industries is desired

    * Advanced understanding of robotics, control systems, vision systems and machine operation

    * Advanced understanding with some of the following programming environments; PLC ladder logic, robotic controllers, vision systems, HMI design tools

    * Experience developing system electrical schematics using AutoCAD Electrical is a plus

    * Demonstrable success functioning as a controls design engineer on multiple automation projects

    * Applicants must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship

    * Successful experience troubleshooting equipment during all project phases

    * Ability to cross international borders (Passport required)

    * Experience in the medical, semiconductor, pharmaceutical and/or mining industry is a plus

    This role is currently 100% remote and will switch back to an office environment when COVID-19 restrictions are lifted. Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.*Compensation Type:*Years


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Principal Avionics Electrical Engineer - FPGA
    Kforce    Tempe, AZ 85282
     Posted about 3 hours    

    Kforce's client, a growing company is seeking a Principal Avionics Electrical Engineer - FPGA in Tempe, AZ. We are working directly with the Hiring Manager. A relocation package is provided.Key Tasks:

    * Reports to the Section Chief Engineer

    * Will need to able to provide insight and direction surrounding PCB and/or FPGA design solutions

    * Will lead the conceptual design requirements, analysis, development, and test of complex avionics used on military, commercial and satellites; Therefore, most new applications require a special, tailored design, even though adaptation of existing designs always should be considered where appropriate

    * The Principal Systems Engineer will operate as part of a design/development team, which includes other department engineers

    * You may be called upon to coordinate the work of designers, technicians, procurement specialists and others who assist in specific assignments

    * In the early stages of a new program, the project team will consult with the customer, establish the product's functional specification, conceive of potential hardware solutions to the problem, often through extensive trade studies, and then create a successful technical proposal; This phase is critical in that it establishes the basis for future design, and for contract negotiations

    * Under the technical direction of the team's lead engineer, the Senior Hardware Design Engineer will then contribute to the evolution of the conceptual design, technical project planning, detail design, and development testing

    * Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or similar field

    * 5-15 years of experience in hardware design

    * Strong track record in the design and development of new products

    * Knowledge of and experience in; Closed loop control systems, electrical hardware design, and good communication skills are also required

    * An aptitude for creative synthesis, and the ability to utilize and quickly learn advanced design and/or analysis techniques

    * Avionics experience is a requirement

    * Strong Systems Engineering experience in the Avionics and/or Aerospace industry

    * Previous FPGA and/or PCB design experience not required but is a plus

    * Verilog is the preferred language but look at strong System Verilog, other languages

    * Avionics experience related to satellites or spacecraft

    Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.*Compensation Type:*Years*Minimum Compensation:*130000.00*Maximum Compensation:*175000.00


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Sr. Principal Avionics Electrical Engineer - FPGA
    Kforce    Tempe, AZ 85282
     Posted about 3 hours    

    Kforce's client, a growing company is seeking a Principal Avionics Systems Electrical Engineer - FPGA in Tempe, AZ. We are working directly with the Hiring Manager. A full relocation package is provided.Key Tasks:

    * Reports to the Section Chief Engineer

    * Will need to able to provide insight and direction surrounding PCB and/or FPGA design solutions

    * Will lead the conceptual design requirements, analysis, development, and test of complex avionics used on military, commercial and satellites; Therefore, most new applications require a special, tailored design, even though adaptation of existing designs always should be considered where appropriate

    * The Principal Systems Engineer will operate as part of a design/development team, which includes other department engineers

    * You may be called upon to coordinate the work of designers, technicians, procurement specialists and others who assist in specific assignments

    * In the early stages of a new program, the project team will consult with the customer, establish the product's functional specification, conceive of potential hardware solutions to the problem, often through extensive trade studies, and then create a successful technical proposal; This phase is critical in that it establishes the basis for future design, and for contract negotiations

    * Under the technical direction of the team's lead engineer, the Senior Hardware Design Engineer will then contribute to the evolution of the conceptual design, technical project planning, detail design, and development testing

    * Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or similar field

    * 5-15 years of experience in hardware design

    * Strong track record in the design and development of new products

    * Knowledge of and experience in; closed loop control systems, electrical hardware design, and good communication skills are also required

    * An aptitude for creative synthesis, and the ability to utilize and quickly learn advanced design and/or analysis techniques

    * Avionics experience is a requirement

    * Strong Systems Engineering experience preferably in the Avionics and/or Aerospace industry

    * Previous FPGA and/or PCB design experience not required but is a plus

    * Verilog is the preferred language but look at strong System Verilog, other languages

    * Avionics experience related to satellites or spacecraft

    Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.*Compensation Type:*Years*Minimum Compensation:*110000.00*Maximum Compensation:*180000.00


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Principal Electrical Avionics Systems Engineer
    Kforce    Tempe, AZ 85282
     Posted about 3 hours    

    Kforce's client, a growing company is seeking a Principal and/or Senior Principal Electrical Avionics Systems Engineer. We are working directly with the Hiring Manager. A relocation package is provided.Key Tasks:

    * Reports to the Section Chief Engineer

    * Will need to able to provide insight and direction surrounding Electrical Design (PCB and/or FPGA) design solutions

    * Will lead the conceptual design requirements, analysis, development, and test of complex avionics used on military, commercial and satellites; Therefore, most new applications require a special, tailored design, even though adaptation of existing designs always should be considered where appropriate

    * The Principal Systems Engineer will operate as part of a design/development team, which includes other department engineers

    * You may be called upon to coordinate the work of designers, technicians, procurement specialists and others who assist in specific assignments

    * In the early stages of a new program, the project team will consult with the customer, establish the product's functional specification, conceive of potential hardware solutions to the problem, often through extensive trade studies, and then create a successful technical proposal; This phase is critical in that it establishes the basis for future design, and for contract negotiations

    * Under the technical direction of the team's lead engineer, the Senior Hardware Design Engineer will then contribute to the evolution of the conceptual design, technical project planning, detail design, and development testing

    * Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or similar field

    * 5-15 years of experience in hardware design

    * Strong track record in the design and development of new products

    * Knowledge of and experience in; Closed loop control systems, electrical hardware design, and good communication skills are also required

    * An aptitude for creative synthesis, and the ability to utilize and quickly learn advanced design and/or analysis techniques

    * Avionics experience is a requirement

    * Strong Systems Engineering experience in the Avionics and/or Aerospace industry

    * Previous FPGA and/or PCB design experience not required but is a plus

    * Verilog is the preferred language but look at strong System Verilog, other languages

    * Avionics experience related to satellites or spacecraft

    Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.*Compensation Type:*Years*Minimum Compensation:*110000.00*Maximum Compensation:*170000.00


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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