UAV Electrical Engineer

AEVEX Aerospace
Tampa, FL
Added: February 20, 2024
  • Design, develop, and test embedded electrical systems for aerospace applications
  • Proficient in circuit design with knowledge of embedded microcontrollers, video image processing, battery technology, motor controllers, and power distribution.
  • Selection of components and equipment based on analysis of specifications and reliability and determines design approaches and parameters
  • Works with avionics, embedded systems, and Radio Frequency (RF) links. Supports Flight Test operations, as needed
  • Develop and maintain electrical control systems, including wiring diagrams and schematics
  • Analyze and interpret technical data, such as specifications, blueprints, and schematics, to ensure compliance with applicable codes and regulations
  • Collaborate with other engineers, technicians, and clients to identify and resolve technical issues and improve system performance
  • Plan and oversee the installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems and equipment
  • Troubleshoot electrical problems and provide technical support to production staff as needed
  • Develop and implement quality control processes to ensure product reliability and performance
  • Stay current with new technologies, trends, and best practices in electrical engineering
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field
  • Knowledge of common industry protocols (LVDS, I2C, HDMI, UART, SPI, CAN, USB, MIPI)
  • Familiarity with battery-powered UAVs
  • 3-10 years of relevant work experience
  • Knowledge of electrical design software, such as AutoCAD and SolidWorks
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Familiarity with electrical codes and regulations, including NEC, UL, and CE
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Professional certification, such as Professional Engineer (PE), is preferred but not required
  • Ability to obtain/maintain a TS/SCI DoD clearance, U.S. Citizenship required