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Nuclear Hardness Junior Engineer

Hill Afb, Utah
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Job Description
Our experts are responsible for integrated weapon system management, from inception to retirement. As a Nuclear Hardness Junior Engineer, you will work on a high-performing team to provide engineering, technical, and administrative expertise to the government to maintain their nuclear hardness and survivability program in accordance with requirements detailed in Department of Defense, United States Strategic Command, and Air Force directives, manuals and instructions. A qualified candidate will:
Perform professional technical analysis or design reviews on one or more complex components or functional systems of products requiring the full use and wide application of established engineering principles, theories, concepts and precedents in the field plus a working knowledge of other related disciplines.
Devise new techniques and approaches and provide solutions to a wide range of technical problems by drawing on their own areas of technical specialty and consulting with other engineering specialists for technologies where they do not have in-depth expertise.
Evaluate plans and criteria for technical activities in their specialty and recommend alternatives as required to comply with customer and company obligations. Participate in small projects or segments of major projects responsible for achievement of cost, schedule, and technical performance objectives.
Review and coordinate work with other team members to ensure progress is maintained to achieve specified aims; prepare data for reports on technical findings, recommendations, accomplishments and progress measured against specific plans; perform assignments as required by contractual agreements.
Attend conferences and meetings to represent assigned activity. Develop working group meeting agendas, prepare and consolidate briefing materials, provide meeting minutes, and draft answers to action items assigned by other agencies or organizations.
Review and provide assessment and assistance to programs on Nuclear Hardness and Survivability, EMI/EMC, shielding applications, Technical Order changes and Engineering Technical Analysis Requests.
Author and publish white papers, formal analyses, and briefing materials to document engineering-based rationales to inform decision-makers in support of BAE Systems recommendations to our customer.
Complete other duties as assigned.

This position is located at Hill Air Force Base, Utah.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills

Bachelor or Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics from an ABET-accredited school and 0 to 2+ years of experience
Able to work independently, demonstrate strong initiative, and organize daily tasks with minimal supervision
Strong communication skills (oral and written) as well as the ability to interact with team members, various levels of management.
Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Committed to results and success in accomplishing goals, as well as a fast learner with demonstrated ability to quickly learn technology and understand unique system requirements
Eligible candidates must be able to acquire a U.S. Government security clearance (U.S. citizenship is a pre-requisite; a current clearance is helpful, but not required)

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

College-level course (or similar) experience in: Fundamentals or Theory of Electricity & Magnetism, Electromagnetics & Transmission Lines, Numerical Techniques in Electromagnetics, Antenna Theory and Design, Microwave Engineering, Wireless Communication Systems, Introduction to Semiconductor Physics, Radiation Effects on Electronics and Semiconductors, and Power System Design. Emphasis in software or computer science is not desired.
Familiarity with Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) / Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) / Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) and Electrical Systems Integration
Familiarity with military technology and technical data
Proficiency in MATLAB and/or experience with Spice or Microcap or similar circuit modeling software desired
Experience in design or test to verify models
Demonstrated technical writing and presentation skills

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:
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  • Job Reference: 706721006-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: BAE Systems
  • Location: Hill Afb, Utah
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent