Circuit Design Engineer – Electrical Space Systems

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Want to work on precision sensor systems, world class optical stabilization, and high reliability space flight electronics? At BlueHalo we provide a full suite of exquisite, space-qualified hardware trusted to fly in the most extreme environments space presents across GEO, MEO, LEO and Cislunar orbits. With hundreds of systems flying in space, our customers turn to BlueHalo when a mission can’t fail.

Our team is expanding to do the big things that have never been done before – the things the nation and the world are counting on us to deliver. Join the transformation and help us make this impact now.

You’d like to do this

BlueHalo is seeking an outstanding Electrical Engineer to conduct electrical design of our high-reliability, radiation hardened space systems. Working at BlueHalo you will have the opportunity to be involved in every aspect of electrical design in many different programs and will support engineering efforts from concept to production.

Your duties in this role will include:

  • Circuit design and simulation
  • Schematic capture
  • Printed circuit board layout
  • Electrical circuit test and troubleshooting
  • Electrical system architecture and design
  • Wiring and cable harness design

Core Competencies:

  • Schematic capture and printed circuit board layout – Altium Designer preferred.
  • Experience with mixed signal circuit design and simulation, including devices such amplifiers, analog-to-digital converters, digital-to-analog converters, digital functions, microprocessors, and point-of-load regulators.
  • Understanding of isolation of ground loops, being able to diagnose and troubleshoot grounding issues within a system.
  • Understanding of popular communications interfaces including RS232, RS422, RS485, SPI, I2C, Ethernet, Power busses.
  • Cable and wire harness design.
  • Experience using common electronic test equipment such as multimeters, oscilloscopes, power supplies, signal analyzers, and function generators.

You’re required to have this

Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, or equivalent STEM discipline
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with embedded electronics design, integration, and testing
  • Experience with Altium or similar tools (Mentor Graphics Expedition, Or CAD, etc.)
  • Experience with simulation software such as Anysy, Matlab, or similar tools
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DOD security clearance

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience with high reliability electrical design for space systems
  • Background designing radiation hardened systems
  • Knowledge of analog design
  • Power supply design experience


Leading the Transformation

The BlueHalo Effect
It speaks to who we are as a company, a global protective ring that shields everything we most want to safeguard, an unbroken line that ensures our customers retain the advantage in any battlespace, from high above the Earth to deep in cyberspace. It’s who we are, a halo, a protector, the light of inspired engineering keeping our Nation safe.
Our vision is a world where national security is certain because technical superiority is assured.
Join us and become a vital element of The BlueHalo Effect!
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