Intergalactic is a team of engineers, technologists, designers, mathematicians, and problem solvers committed to a singular idea: reviving the no-boundaries mentality in aerospace. We are a team of the nation’s best, regardless of where we live. The Electrical Engineering Technician’s responsibilities include performing electrical assembly and rework for both digital/analog circuit boards and electromechanical assemblies. Supporting the integration and test of Intergalactic’s systems and test stand equipment. They work closely with EE engineers to bring new designs to life, discovering and solving the challenges of early hardware builds.
Expected Tasks, Duties, and Responsibilities
Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the following essential functions.
1) Electronics build-up: soldering electronic components to printed circuit boards and sub system assemblies (example: motor and motor drive electronic assemblies)
2) Electronic rework; removal and replacement of electronic components from printed circuit boards
3) Reading and viewing electronic schematic and printed circuit board CAD files.
4) Use Altium, Visio, or other schematic/diagram software.
5) Support the electronic assembly and test (proto, qual and production) of Intergalactic electromechanical environmental control systems (ECS)
6) Get and maintain certification in soldering and handling of Electrostatic Discharge (ESD-sensitive) components.
7) Support and conduct electronic inspections for quality and conformance sell off
8) Assist with the development and documentation of manufacturing work instructions
9) Execute operating instructions and programs for equipment.
10) Support integration of design builds to ensure they function according to specifications.
11) Support the maintenance of electrical documentation.
12) Train production technicians on new EE system designs
13) Maintain a clean and orderly electronics workspace.
14) Perform other duties as assigned.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
1) Certified and experienced electronic solder technician, both assembly and rework
2) Experience with electronic printed circuit boards; handling and soldering
3) Experience with electronic schematics, bills of material (BOM), and Printed Circuit Board (PCB) drawings
4) Experience with cable harness drawings and build-up
5) Experience testing and debugging electronics, including the use of standard electronic test equipment (power supplies, multi meters, oscilloscopes, etc.)
6) Knowledgeable with software tools for schematic capture and PCB design (Altium)
7) Strong written and verbal communication.
9) Quality focus.
10) Attention to detail.
12) Obsessive organization.
14) Analytical thinking.
15) Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
17) Productive collaboration with different personalities.
18) A polite, helpful, and friendly demeanor.
Expected Hours of Work
Schedule may vary during the hours of Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm. Some flexibility in schedule is allowed with prior approval, but dependability and punctuality are paramount. Salaried crew members are generally expected to work a baseline of 40 hours per week on a 9/80 schedule.
The Aerospace Electrical Engineer has no direct supervisory responsibility.
This role requires prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer. This role requires the ability to lift up to 25 pounds, open cabinets, bend, stand, or sit on a stool as needed. Must be able to access and navigate all areas of the industrial facility.
This job operates in an indoor office environment and routinely interacts with other crew members and customers. This role routinely uses both paper and electronic record keeping systems and communication equipment.
Infrequent, occasional, overnight travel is expected for this position, less than 10%.
Required Experience and Education
o Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering
o Or Associates degree in Electrical Engineering with two years’ experience
o Or 4 years’ experience in an applicable field, preferably aerospace
o Must be 18 years of age or older.
o Must pass background check and drug screen upon offer of employment.
o Design experience and development of programmed applications highly preferred.
o Experience with Altium and SolidWorks is preferred.
Eligibility to work in the United States is required, as is compliance with U.S. export control regulations.
Intergalactic provides equal employment opportunities to all crew members and applicants for employment. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.
This applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. Intergalactic will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any protected characteristic.