Job ID: DDW20162109-36699
With annual revenues in of nearly $4.5 billion, over 12,000 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission — whether it’s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world’s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation’s largest manufacturer of ammunition.
Orbital ATK Flight Systems Group provides products and services that span the launch, missile systems and aerospace markets. We are a premier producer of solid rocket propulsion systems and specialty energetic products; a leading provider of small and medium class space launch vehicles for Civil, DoD and Commercial missions; a major supplier of interceptor boosters and target vehicles for missile defense; and a world class manufacturer of composite primary and secondary structures for commercial and military aircraft and launch vehicles.
United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential.
If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.
Orbital ATK has an opening for a Senior Electrical Engineer in Dulles, VA. US Citizenship is required. Active Secret Clearance is preferred.
The Senior Electrical Engineer will work with a team of engineers to support the design, integration and test for launch vehicles on the Pegasus Program. Support may include designing electrical cable assemblies, performing various design analyses and processing engineering design changes. Candidate will also support writing and reviewing test procedures for launch vehicles, implementing internal and customer requirements and supporting factory and launch site integration, test and launch activities. Travel of up to 25% of the time may be required.
• Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering and 4 years of related experience is required.
• Demonstrated experience in space launch vehicle design, launch vehicle and payload integration, system test and vehicle launch activities.
• Ability to grasp system level concepts and aid in functional partitioning of existing systems to the end of developing functional system drawings.
• Candidate must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as good interpersonal skills.
• Demonstrated leadership experience is a plus.
Position may be filled one level lower.
Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products – and your ideas – into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you’ll be amazed at what you can do!
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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