Electrical Power Systems Engineer
Company: The Aerospace Corporation
Posted on: May 18, 2020
Requisition ID: 54381
All Locations: El Segundo, CA (California)
A trusted partner. A national resource. A leader in national
security space. We are THE Aerospace Corporation. A team that takes
pride in our readiness to solve some of the most complex technical
challenges in existence. With challenges spanning clandestine to
commercial, you'll have the unique opportunity to work on projects
that are literally evolving our nation's space and launch
capabilities. We all share a common passion and aspiration - to
serve a mission much bigger than ourselves. When you join our team,
you'll be part of a rare collection of thought leaders and
game-changing innovators. Are you ready to launch your career?
You can expect to be challenged with numerous opportunities to
support exciting Space Satellite and Launch Vehicle programs. This
covers from the unit level of work, all the way up to and including
fully integrated systems through the launch and initialization
phases. Engineers play a key role in assuring mission success for
numerous programs across a multitude of system providers. Our
innovators will enjoy the benefits of being able to gain access to
corporate resources while being rewarded both through corporate
recognition awards and financial incentives for the successful
development and delivery of patentable technology in space and
This role can be filled as an Aerospace Engineering Specialist or
Senior Engineering Specialist
- Serve as a technical adviser for unit and system level testing
- Perform analysis that supports energy generation and energy
storage device/system sizing in support of energy balance and
system performance assessments.
- Integration and test up to and including launch and
initialization activities, which may require travel.
- System level analysis and technical assessments based upon
analysis coupled with industry experience.
- Develop and present clear and concise written reports and
briefings to management and peers.
- Degree from an accredited university in electrical engineering
or another related field.
- Minimum of 8 years of related experience.
- Hands-on technical knowledge and experience in Power Systems
Engineering practices and analysis techniques associated with
systems sizing, system characterization & evaluation, fault
determination, and requirements flow down.
- Capability to generate energy balance analysis/models.
- This position requires up to 25% or more of travel.
- Familiarity with MATLAB or similar analysis tools.
Required for consideration as a Senior Engineering Specialist (In
- Minimum of 12 years of related experience.
- Demonstrated ability to lead teams in Power Systems Engineering
practices and analysis techniques associated with systems sizing,
system characterization & evaluation, fault determination, and
requirements flow down.
- Demonstrated experience in generating complex energy balance
- Highly proficient in the use of MATLAB or similar analysis
- Current and active clearance issued by the US
- Advanced degree in Electrical Engineering.
- Some circuit analysis or circuit design experience.
- Experience with Spacecraft or Launch Vehicle Power Systems with
anomaly troubleshooting knowledge.
Transcripts are required for this position.
Additional Requisition Details
System Job Title: ENGRG SPECIALIST
Clearance Requirement: TS/SSBI
Relocation Available: Yes
Employment Type: Regular
Work Schedule: Full Time
The Aerospace Corporation has provided independent technical and
scientific research, development, and advisory services to national
security space programs since 1960. We operate a federally funded
research and development center (FFRDC) for the United States Air
Force and the National Reconnaissance Office, and support all
national security space programs. We also apply more than 50 years
of experience with space systems to provide critical solutions to
technologically complex systems in such areas as communications,
shipping, law enforcement, and cyber, among others.
From our inception, our highly skilled technical staff has focused
on ensuring the success of every mission and developing the most
effective and economic space-related hardware and software in the
world. Our greatest asset is the technical expertise of our people.
Our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities are staffed by some of
the leading scientists in the world.
Equal Opportunity Commitment
The Aerospace Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action employer. We believe that a diverse workforce creates an
environment in which unique ideas are developed and differing
perspectives are valued, producing superior customer solutions. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and
will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender,
gender identity or expression, color, religion, national origin,
sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability
You can also review The Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law
poster and the supplement, as well as the Pay Transparency Policy
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