Ball Corporation / Ball Aerospace Electrical Engineer II - Analog and Power Supply Design (665360) in Westminster, Colorado

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Electrical Engineer II – Analog and Power Supply Design

What You’ll Do:

  • Responsible for system and detail circuit development of space-based, high reliability electronic systems, modeling and simulations, with primary focus on general analog and power supply electronics.
  • Perform detail analysis - WCA, PSA, reliability, signal integrity, risk mitigation.
  • Work with Parts Engineers to select and approve EEE parts to meet program requirements.
  • Work closely with PWB packaging and layout engineers.
  • Interface with systems engineers to define functional and performance requirements.
  • Help to define and implement test and verification methodology at the board and provide support at box level during environmental test.
  • Lead resolution of hardware anomalies root cause and corrective action at board and box levels.
  • Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units and the Company. Interact appropriately with others maintaining a positive and productive work environment.
  • Perform other duties as necessary.

What You’ll Need:

  • BS degree or higher in Engineering or a related technical field is required plus 5 or more years of related experience.
  • Each higher-level degree, i.e., Master’s Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of experience. Related technical experience may be considered in lieu of education. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
  • Familiarity with analog electronic circuit design, electronic systems, as well as software.
  • Understanding of and experience with buck, boost, fly back, forward converters is a plus.
  • Design of analog control electronics and precision instrumentation experience is preferred.
  • Experience with Schematic capture tools – Mentor DxD, OrCad is preferred.
  • Experience with power systems, detector low noise analog electronics or mixed signal design a plus.
  • Experience with Matlab, PSPICE/LTSPICE, Mathcad is preferred
  • Hands on experience with lab power supplies, oscilloscopes, function generators, and logic analyzers is required.
  • Requires exceptional verbal and written communication skills, strong presentation skills, and ability to work with internal and external customers.
  • Effective in multidisciplinary large team work environment with broad responsibilities and minimal oversight.
  • Ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance is required.

Working Conditions:

  • Work is performed in an office, laboratory, production floor, or clean room, outdoors or remote research environment.
  • May occasionally work in production work centers where use of protective equipment and gear is required.
  • May access other facilities in various weather conditions.
  • Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.

Security Clearance:

Successful applicant for this position must be eligible to obtain a DoD clearance. A current DoD clearance is not required to be eligible for this position, however the successful applicant will be required to obtain a DoD clearance within a reasonable time after the offer is extended and must be able to maintain the applicable clearance. * US Citizenship is Required


Relocation for this position is Available

EEO Statement:


Ball Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Title: Electrical Engineer II - Analog and Power Supply Design (665360)

Job ID: 665360

Location: CO - Westminster

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular