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Jacobs Electro-Mechanical Project Engineer in Severn, Maryland

Electro-Mechanical Project Engineer


Do you have a passion for developing, prototyping, and testing complex custom micro-electronics hardware? What about leading Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) special projects—sound interesting? If so, then Jacobs has a great opportunity for you in our Engineering Development and Special Projects (EDSP) group.

EDSP is a rapidly growing business within the Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Sector of Jacobs. This division is a small subset (<100) of the company comprised of engineers of various disciplines organized into product development teams. The small company atmosphere provides the perfect opportunity to demonstrate your engineering skills on the most challenging problems while also expanding your abilities and advancing your career.

-Lead development, prototype, production, and testing of complex custom micro-electronics hardware.

-Manage the schedule, budget and technical aspects of electronic packaging design and manufacturing programs.

-Direct multi-disciplinary engineering teams made up of RF, test, digital, software, mechanical, and manufacturing engineers.

-Review mechanical designs and circuit board layouts for functionality and manufacturability.

-Lend knowledge and expertise to failure analysis, process development, troubleshooting, and technical experimentations.

-Communicate with and present to company personnel and customers on technical project details, priorities, timetables, and budgets.


Required :

-Current TS/SCI with polygraph security clearance.

-Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering (BSME) or electrical engineering (BSEE).

-5 years of experience leading Hardware Development Projects.

-Familiarity with product development, research, design, and prototyping to production.

-Interest and expertise in project management and technical engineering.

-Strong analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills.

Preferred :

-Familiarity with printed circuit board fabrication.

-Experience resolving qualification and production failures.

-Hands-on testing, manufacturing, machine shop, or assembly experience.

Clearance Requirement :

This position requires a Top Secret/SCI security clearance, based on current background investigation (SBI), as well as the favorable completion of polygraph. Clearance and polygraph processing will be completed by the U.S. Government. Factors considered for a U.S. Government Security Clearance include, but are not limited to:

-U.S. Citizenship (Required)

-Favorable Criminal History Check

-Education Verification

-Abuse/Illegal Drug Use

-Credit Check

-Subject Interview

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.

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Primary Location United States-Maryland-Severn-20356-SEV1

Job Type Standard

Req ID: RAP00001G