• Electrical / Manufacturing Engineer

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(6/26/2019 10:47 AM)
    Job Location
    USA-PA-State College
    Required Clearance
    No clearance
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics SATCOM
  • Basic Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, a related specialized area or field, or equivalent experience is required

    Responsibilities for this Position

    General Dynamics SATCOM Technologies, a division of General Dynamics Mission Systems, operates a satellite communication equipment design and manufacturing facility in State College, Pennsylvania.  The State College facility is an energetic and dynamic organization dedicated to building the highest reliability uplink and downlink equipment in the satellite industry.  With a long history of innovation and a global customer base, the State College facility continues to expand its product offerings and increase its market share around the world.  


    General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for an Electrical / Manufacturing Engineer.




    • Provide manufacturing / electrical engineering support to new and existing product lines
    • Assist in the design and refinement of new and existing products
    • Assist in the setup of production assembly processes and flow
    • Performs electrical engineering root cause analysis for electrical issues, conducts experimental tests, evaluates results to formulate and implement solutions to issues
    • Participates in internal electrical reviews of electrical components, equipment and systems
    • Supports the generation of technical documents for use on the manufacturing floor
    • Participates in the selection of components and equipment based on analysis of requirements
    • Lead and participate in continuous improvement projects
    • Develop fixtures and tooling as needed



    • Clear understanding of electronics manufacturing processes
    • Clear understanding of electrical engineering concepts, principles, and theories
    • Ability to use engineering design software and CAD tools
    • Clear understanding of Microsoft Office applications
    • Clear written and verbal communications skills
    • Ability to recognize and clearly report information relevant to sound engineering design
    • Ability to work well in a team environment
    • Ability to develop innovative methods and solutions
    • Ability to be adaptable and flexible
    • Some travel may be required

    Company Overview

    General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.  With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.  Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.  We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.  You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.  If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!


    General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.  EOE/Disability/Veteran


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