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Mid-level to Senior Electrical Engineer (534453)

Progeny Systems Corporation
Manassas, VA 20110
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Progeny Systems Corporation

Progeny Systems Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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Location: US-VA-Manassas
Category: Engineering

Job Description

Progeny Systems Corporation is seeking a Mid-level to Senior Electrical Engineer to join the team responsible for the design, development, production, integration and life cycle support of the Common Weapon Launcher (CWL) and related systems onboard U.S. Navy submarines. The CWL system controls the launch of payloads from submarine Vertical and Horizontal Launching Systems. The CWL team works with the Navy, internal production staff, and representatives from other companies that provide companion systems and services to ensure CWL systems meet all requirements, are delivered on time and function properly both in a laboratory environment and onboard U.S. Navy submarines.

Duties and Responsibilities

Develop a comprehensive understanding of CWL systems and components

Coordinate all activities across multiple engineering disciplines relating to design, procurement, and production of Engineering Development Systems (EDM)

Develop technical presentations, recommendations, and written communications to explain designs to program management and the Navy customer team

Interact with customers at technical levels

Create Hardware Configuration Item (HWCI) specifications for developed hardware and allocate test methodology to meet each requirement

Develop tester designs and test procedures for Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) and Environmental Qualification Testing (EQT)

Develop system level design documentation


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Candidates should have technical acumen, an educational background, and experience in hardware development.

Familiarity with hardware and system integration testing (Assembly Level Test / Unit Test / Integration Test / System Performance Test)

Digital and/or analog electronics hardware development and troubleshooting experience preferred

Ability to rapidly adapt to handling technical issues found in system integration labs, field environments and during production

Strong written and oral communication skills

Travel may be required as part of this position, but not on a regular basis

Overtime may be required as part of this position as needs arise

Candidates must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Security clearance

Successful candidates will be reliable, motivated and be able to work effectively individually or as part of a team.


Minimum B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering or a related technical field (or equivalent experience) is required.

Greater than 5 years of engineering experience required

This position requires the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance.

Physical and Mental Requirements for all positions:
Prolonged stationary periods at a desk
General ability to operate computer and other productivity machinery such as calculator, copy machine, printer, etc.
Ability to lift and transport up to 15 pounds at times
Effectively communicate with others
Ability to stay focused and provide attention to detail.
Ability to think analytically and apply problem solving skills to scenarios throughout the course of the workday


If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please contact our recruiting department at [email protected] or call 703.368.6107. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.


To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at http://www.progeny.net/careers.

About Progeny Systems

Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.

Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.

Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:

- United States Navy

- United States Air Force

- United States Army

- Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

- National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)

Posted: 2020-09-04 Expires: 2020-10-06

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