Lockheed Martin Electrical Engineer / Electrical Power Systems + RF Cabling / Gaithersburg, MD in Gaithersburg, Maryland
As an Electrical Engineer for the international program, EADGE-T, the candidate must perform the electrical design and development of AC and DC power systems for tactical shelters, and Communications On-The-Move (COTM) systems (Mobile/Deployable AOC (M/DAOC) used in austere military environments. The candidate must also be able to design physical signal connections for both copper and fiber installations. The candidate must also have experience with cable creation and installation. The candidate must be willing to travel to Middle East (UAE), and within the USA. Specifically, the position requires the following: • Design and document ruggedized mobile power distribution systems with AC and/or DC power sources • Design and document ruggedized mobile power-entry-panel (PEP) and signal-entry-panel (SEP) layouts with appropriate connectors • Design and document interior and exterior power and signal (copper/fiber) cables by selecting appropriate gauged wire and connectors • Design and document top-of-rack (TOR) patch panels • Design and document power control panel for management of power distribution • Design and document proper grounding schemes for ruggedized mobile equipment • Selection of required parts, components and assemblies • Support assembly, installation and testing of power distribution units, power control panel, PEPs, SEPS, and cabling into ruggedized mobile assets.
Gaithersburg is located about 45 minutes to the northwest of Washington, D.C without traffic. Gaithersburg is located in Montgomery County and offers a great place to live and to raise a family. The region offers great weather and lots of access to other regions of Maryland, and Pennsylvania. To live in and work in this region can offer a robust quality of life improvement as compared to commuting into DC Metro every day. One great feature of Gaithersburg is that they have a Metro stop for the DC Metro system from way out there in the suburbs. Gaithersburg is connected to the Washington Metro via Shady Grove station which is located just outside the city limits and is the north-western terminus of that system's "Red Line". Montgomery County Public Schools are ranked in the top 10 nationally according to US News & World Reports. Where can you get from Gaithersburg? Gaithersburg less than an hour north of Washington, DC and the US capitol. Baltimore is also within an hour of Gaithersburg to the northeast. Gaithersburg is just over two hours southwest of Philadelphia, PA. New York City is just 4 hours to the northeast. Annapolis, MD and its beautiful waterfront is less than an hour to the east. Snow Skiing at beautiful Whitetail in Mercersburg, PA is only 68 miles, 1 ½ hours to the northwest. Mount Snow and the scenic Green Mountains of Vermont are only seven hours to the northeast.
Basic Qualifications The candidate must have the following experience/skills in Tactical Network systems: • Experience with the design of electrical power systems • Experience with creation of electrical wiring and schematic drawings • Experience with power and signal cabling and installation • Ability to work in a manufacturing and laboratory environment • Excellent testing and troubleshooting skills • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Experience with MS Office suite
Desired skills It is desirable for the candidate to have the following: • Experience with power/signal design for mobile military equipment • RF cabling experience • Experience performing electrical load analysis • Understanding and application of secure network domain separation requirements to minimize data transmission interferences • CAD Design experience
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Job Location(s): Gaithersburg Maryland