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    Summary

    The Aeronautics Systems Engineering Branch (D201), within the Engineering Directorate (ED), is seeking an individual to serve as an Electronics Engineer responsible for providing electronics design and development efforts on aerospace projects to produce new avionics and instrumentation systems or equipment.

    As identical vacancies are identified, additional selections may be made.

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    Responsibilities

    • The duties described below are for the GS-11 level. At developmental grade levels, assignments will be of more limited scope, performed with less independence and limited complexity.
    • Support instrumentation, electronics, and avionics development for aerospace missions and ground based testing laboratories including flight vehicles, Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), and wind tunnels.
    • Research, analyze, design, test, and conduct performance validation of electronic instrumentation systems used to detect, record, measure, or control physical conditions, phenomena, and environments in aerospace research and development programs.
    • Apply technical knowledge of professional engineering and scientific concepts, methods, and procedures to analyze and define the requirements of multi-phase projects.
    • Provide coordination with other project and program areas, integrating concurrent standards, guides, and precedents.
    • Participate in the development of requirements with customers, analyze requirements and design criteria, develop cost estimates, assure validation of requirements, and evaluate schedules and the feasibility of project accomplishment.
    • Participate in technical and contract negotiations and prepare project schedules and cost estimates.
    • Determine specification practicability for conventional projects in areas such as electronic flight systems, mechanisms, thermal control systems, and unique electronic circuits and/or instrument systems and subsystems.
    • Prepare statement of work or other binding specification or acquisition performance standards.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel may be required for training or other work-related duties

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

  • Job family (Series)

    0855 Electronics Engineering

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