Sr. Electronic Parts Engineer – Part time

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Sr. Electronic Parts Engineer – Part time

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Motiv Space Systems
Pasadena, CA
Potential for telecommute/Remote work
Must be a US Citizen
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

Job Description:
▪Implement the electronic parts program for flight projects.
▪Advise projects on the electronic part selection that maximizes reliability while considering schedule and cost constraints.
▪Oversee electronic part procurement to ensure compliance with engineering requirements and maintain part inventories.
▪Apply advanced understanding of electronic parts and project risk to define part quality requirements at onset of project work.
▪Estimate budgets for projects or large instruments that reflect multifunctional and/or multidisciplinary scope and monitor expenditures to assess the need for technical changes.
▪Report on screening and/or failure test results and advise senior management and project.
▪Advise project management on highly complex electronic part selections that maximize reliability while considering schedule and cost constraints.
▪Report status for all elements of the electronic parts program to project management at monthly and project reviews.
▪Utilize the Part Acquisition and Review System (PARS) to manage the parts program.
▪Serve as an essential team member within the Group, ensuring part reviews, screening, testing, and procurement meet project schedule and budget.

Required Skills:
▪Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Materials Science/Engineering, Applied Mathematics or related technical discipline with typically a minimum of 12 years of related experience; a Master’s degree in similar disciplines with a minimum of 10 years of related experience; or a PhD in similar disciplines with a minimum of 6 years related experience.
▪Extensive understanding and experience in the selection, procurement, manufacture, use and testing/screening of high reliability electronic parts for space-flight applications.
▪Ability to multi-task with an established track record of meeting milestone schedules.
▪Excellent written and oral communication skills.
▪Deep understanding and substantial use of common computer tools.
▪Demonstrated leadership skills.

Desired Skills:
▪Knowledge of Military, NASA, and JEDEC specifications and requirements related to electronic parts.
▪Ability to work well with cross-functional teams, design engineers, line management, and project management.
▪Contract Technical Management experience.

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