Saab, Inc. is looking for an ambitious and enthusiastic Entry Level Electrical Engineer. The focus of this role is on power systems and power electronics design for a wide “array” of radar systems. You will have the opportunity to work and learn with talented senior engineers on multi-kW and MW radar systems. This is a great opportunity if you are passionate about electrical engineering with a strong desire to grow. This role will give you the opportunity to learn and apply yourself.
This role includes:
Being empowered to work collaboratively with a team of talented engineers.
Designing of AC and DC power distribution systems for high power radar systems
Designing of power converters
Hands-on work with full scale radar systems.
Assisting in the planning of tasks and collection/reporting of execution metrics
Skills and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in an Electrical Engineering
0-3 years of relevant experience
Must possess thorough and proactive communication skills
Must possess a solid understanding electrical engineering fundamentals
Ability to read, understand, and evaluate schematics
Interest in 3-phase and single-phase power systems
Interest in kW-level power conversion
Must hold or be able to obtain US DoD SECRET security clearance
Experience with any of Matlab, Altium Designer, Spice, and or SolidWorks is a plus.
Must be a U.S. citizen. Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Saab is a federal government contractor and adheres to policies and programs necessary for sustaining drug-free workplaces. As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen.
Saab provides an excellent working environment offering professional growth opportunities, competitive wages, work-life balance, business-casual atmosphere and comprehensive benefits:
Medical, vision and dental insurance for employees and dependents
Paid time off including: minimum of 3 weeks vacation, 5 floating holidays, 8 designated holidays, parental leave, personal illness, bereavement, jury duty, long-term and short-term disability
401(k) with immediate vesting on employer match
Student loan assistance
Wellness account, Care.com subscription and employee assistance programs
Employee stock purchase program with employer match
Saab is a leading defense and security company with an enduring mission, to help nations keep their people and society safe. Empowered by its 18,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer, more sustainable and more equitable world. In the U.S., Saab delivers advanced technology and systems, supporting the U.S. Armed Forces and the Federal Aviation Administration, as well as international and commercial partners. Headquartered in Syracuse, New York, the company has business units and local employees in seven U.S. locations.
Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and offer unlimited opportunities for advancing in your career. We are also a company that respects each person’s needs and encourage employees to lead a balanced, rewarding life beyond work. Saab values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran, disability status, or any other federal, state, or locally protected category.