Design and Analysis Engineer 4

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Design and Analysis Engineer 4

Seattle, Washington Contract Job ID: 1910109911
Estimated Duration: 12 months


PDS Tech Inc. is seeking candidate for Design and Analysis Engineer, located in Tukwila, WA.

  • In this position you will be responsible for the satellite power subsystem. Starting with developing power budgets and requirements, you will help specify, design, build and test the power subsystem and its interfaces. You will be part of supplier selection process, manage the selected suppliers as hardware is received, test, integrate then test the integrated system. This is an exciting opportunity to work at the leading edge of new space technologies that often starts with a vague idea-blank sheet of paper to flying in space in a short period of time.

    Position Responsibilities:

    •Develop power budgets and specifications for satellite power subsystems
    •Analyze and verify performance of hardware components for the power subsystem
    •Perform detailed system design and verification activities
    •Support system level integration, validation and test
    •Support on orbit testing
    •Analyze system level performance
    •Leads and performs analyses and trades in support of a rapid prototype system
    •Manages performance of critical suppliers to ensure subsystem compliance and delivery
Bachelor's and 9 or more years' experience, Master's with 7 or more years' experience or PhD with 4 or more years' experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills and Experience):

•A Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Physics is required.
•9+ years of Engineering experience.
•5+ years of electrical engineering experience.
•Current Top Secret Security Clearance (investigated within the past 5 years)

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):

•3+ Experience in spacecraft power systems
•5+ years of experience in supplier technical evaluation and performance management.
•Experience in development, build and test of small and medium-sized spacecraft
•Experience in a dynamic rapid prototyping environment
•Prior history working proprietary programs with a variety of Government entities in a classified environment
•SCI Clearance highly desired.
More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit

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