Orbital ATK Careers

Electrical Engineer

Chandler, AZ
Engineering and Sciences


Job Description

Job ID: JWS20181904-45199

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 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. 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.

Job Summary

Perform analysis, design, or test of moderately complex or portions of complex electrical circuit or hardware designs working with data developed by more senior engineers. Determine the technical principles involved, identify possible problems, and compute design characteristics. Evaluate completed design with more senior engineers and other technical groups and make modifications necessary to achieve a design that satisfies requirements. Develop, coordinate, and conduct the test programs required to evaluate the design. May also oversee, with senior engineer support, component supplier design, analysis, manufacture and test.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Job Knowledge/Technical Skills - Enhanced understanding and application of company electrical engineering technical standards.

    Enhanced technical expertise and limited knowledge of other related disciplines, e.g. other EE disciplines and program interfacing disciplines.

    Attends and prepares under supervision materials to support electrical engineers during Requirements and Design Reviews.

  2. Problem Solving/Innovation - With limited supervision, applies theoretical knowledge and engineering technical principles to solve more complex electrical engineering problems.
  3. Liaison - Regularly demonstrates involvement with other staff/team members which is mutually beneficial.

    Responds in a timely manner to all requests and explores all avenues within authority and makes appropriate referrals to other sources.

    Disciplined with escalation when required

  4. Requirements Derivation/ Test Development - Establish requirements for EEE parts, components, or functional systems.

    Supports the testing and/or evaluation/validation of one or more elements of an electrical component, subsystem, or system analytical model or actual system implementation.

  5. Analysis and Design - Performs analysis, design, or test of one or more moderately complex or portions of complex designs, components, functional systems.

    Supports trade studies for component or subsystem level designs.

    Implements and manages changes to circuit, component, or system level design or analytical models under direction and support of more experienced engineers

  6. Involvement in national or international engineering association.

Education and Experience

Requires BS in Engineering & 2 years or Masters Degree in Engineering.

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.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability


Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 1-3 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Engineering
Group: Flight