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Senior Electrical Engineer

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Senior Electrical Engineer
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sterling heights,  MI
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Senior Electrical Engineer - Sterling Heights, MI

Position Description    

Tasked with implementing selected product and technology upgrades to their Military Combat Vehicle Portfolio. As a BAE Systems Senior Electrical/Electronics Cabling/Design Engineer, responsibilities will be to optimize the design/design wiring harnesses and cable assemblies to integrate new and updated electrical power and electronic systems, subsystems and components.    

Skills Required    - Military ground vehicle wiring harness and cabling design experience - Experience working with electrical/electronic systems of military ground vehicles - Working knowledge of Visio Technical, Pro-E, Pro-Cable and/or CADDS 5 - System, subsystem and component specification development and the process to verify specifications - Low voltage (28Vdc) power distribution and management (Solid State Power Controller/Programmable Power Controller) - Vehicle Signal management (Sensor/Transducer Input/Output signal management) - Smart Display Unit - Working knowledge of military electrical connectors and electrical cabling specifications - SAEJ1939 CANBus, Mil-Std – 1553, 10/100 and Gigabit Ethernet Protocols - Integration of military communication/antenna systems including BFT, SINCGARS, DAGR, CREW2 - Responsible for technical decisions, which may impact project completion. - Specify and design components from system, subsystem, or configuration item requirements and demonstrate through modeling, simulation and analysis or test that these requirements are met. - Prepares engineering documentation (specification, ICDs, design documents, and technical/test reports) and complete technical data packages. - Prepares cost estimates and schedules for assigned electrical design projects. -Prepares Change Notices, Engineering Change Proposals and Engineering Orders as required to complete assignments. - Monitors procurement, manufacturing, and delivery of components through purchasing and manufacturing departments to ensure that schedules are met. - Guide drafters and designers in creating clear and releasable documents. -Provides regular status reports to supervisor, project engineer, and customers as needed.    

Experience Required    Three (3) years experience with BS or 1 year experience with MS degree    

Education Required    BS or MS in Electrical Engineering from an accredited college or university or equivalent engineering degree/experience    

Talent Orchard LLC is an SBA (8A), Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business, and Woman Business Enterprise Certified firm that provides the following services to clients in the commercial and public service sectors:

  • Human Capital
  • Professional Services
  • Accounting/Audit Readiness
  • Network/Cyber Security & IT Infrastructure
  • Software Development/Engineering


Established in 2010, Talent Orchard has an exceptional reputation, providing staffing solutions to time-sensitive, talent scarcity issues to deliver better talent management ROI.  Our specialty lies in the critical area of program talent acquisition and resource management, not in one narrow skillset, but across many areas of technical and functional delivery.



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