Who We Are
Textron Systems is part of Textron, a $14 billion, multi-industry company employing 35,000 talented makers, thinkers, creators and doers worldwide. We make things that fly, hover, zoom and launch. Things that move people. Protect soldiers. Power industries. We serve customers in industries spanning aerospace and defense, specialized vehicles, turf care and fuel systems.
This role is in Textron System’s Unmanned Systems business area. Visit TextronSystems.com & Lycoming.com to read more about who we are and the products we make!
About This Role
As an electrical engineer, you will perform a variety of assignments including conceptual design, engineering analysis, detailed sub-system electrical design, integration, test, and manufacturing and field support. A strong candidate will possess a broad range of engineering skills and could perform as an individual contributor or as a team lead. You will have the opportunity to work in a multi-functional team environment with a diverse array of exciting technologies and products that directly support our nation’s war fighters.
Perform detailed design of electrical and electronic assemblies.
Perform analysis, integration, and testing.
Contribute to concept development as part of internal cross-functional design teams, including prototyping and production support.
Prepare high-quality formal engineering documentation such as drawings, presentations, specifications, design presentations to customers, test plans, and test reports
Support proposal activity, providing input to cost estimates and risk assessments.
May lead a design team.May plan product development, produce technical white papers, and brief management on planning and progress.
Education & Experience
A Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering with 2 or more years’ experience is required, or Master’s Degree with 1 year of experience.
A Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering with 5 or more years’ experience is required, a similar or Systems Engineering Master’s or PhD with 3 or more years’ experience is preferred.
A Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering with 9 or more years’ experience is required, a similar or Systems Engineering Master’s or PhD with 7 or more years’ experience is preferred.
Ability to design RF assemblies using amplifiers, cables, power dividers, and similar components
Extensive design and integration experience in military and/or commercial systems, control systems, EMI/EMC, power and safety.
Proven track record of innovation and problem solving in cross functional teams.
Familiarity with simulation tools such as MATLAB/Simulink, Labview, Agile development methods, Model-based Systems Engineering, and Hardware-in-the-Loop simulation & test is required.
Design and integration experience in some or all of the products and practices below:
Radio links and link budgets
Understanding antenna performance parameters and determining antenna performance requirements for both air and ground systems
Knowledge of FCC and NTIA approval processes
Ability to use spectrum analyzers, signal generators, network analyzers, power meters
Fault tree development
Programming and algorithm development
Circuit and systems simulation & statistical analysis
Grounding and environmental control
Ethernet and networking, RS232/422
Multilayer PCB design
Circuit Modelling in SPICE
CANbus experience is a plus.
Eligible to obtain a security clearance
How We Care
At Textron Systems, our talented people make us successful. We promote an inclusive environment where we value individuality, differences, and unique perspectives.
Our Company is committed to offering employees opportunities to grow and develop. Our benefits and compensation packages are designed to help our talented employees excel and achieve their goals, so they can make a difference every day in and outside of the workplace. Below are just a few examples!
- Flexible Work Schedules
- Education Assistance
- Career Development & Training Opportunities
- Wellness Program (including Fitness Reimbursement)
- Medical, Dental, Vision & 401(K) with Company Funding
- Paid Parental Leave
Are you a Military Veteran?
Textron's products and services are trusted everyday by those who protect our country. We are dedicated to hiring these Veterans and aim to translate their skills to make an impact on our Company.
Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.
Pay Transparency Policy Statement
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.
Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements, including US Citizenship, for access to classified information.
Job Field Engineering
Primary Location US-Maryland-Hunt Valley
Recruiting Company Textron Systems
Job Level Individual Contributor
Shift Compressed Work Week (9x80)
Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time
Job Posting 06/16/2020, 5:50:30 PM
Textron (and its subsidiaries) participates in E-Verify. We will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employer’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.