Senior Electrical Engineer | Applied Technology Associates

Date Posted: 
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Position Location: 
Chantilly, VA
Job Description: 

Docket ATA20180605

Job Description:

ATA is seeking applicants to serve as a Senior Electrical Engineer for the Advanced EOIR Sensors Program.  The selectee will be an integral member of a joint Government and contractor team that operates in a very dynamic environment. The Advanced EO/IR Sensors Program delivers state-of-the-art EOIR solutions for extremely hard problems.  The engineer’s duties will include project management, system engineering and analysis.

The applicant should have experience in the design, development and testing of electrical systems and sensors.  The electrical engineer must be capable of developing software solutions using a variety of programming languages (e.g. MATLAB, C++) at a variety of different levels of complexity.  Integration of hardware and software solutions is required.  Excellent communication skills are necessary, as is the ability to digest existing documentation and source code in order to support and advance existing software systems


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Scientific Discipline from an accredited four-year university
  • Experience in design, fabrication, and testing of ground, airborne or space-flight EOIR sensor hardware and ground processing systems
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. DoD security clearance


  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from an accredited four-year university - Preferred
  • Current U.S. DoD security clearance

Primary Location:

  • Chantilly, VA

Travel:  Yes, estimate less than 25% of the time.

DISCLAIMER: U.S. Citizenship is required. ATA is an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability employer. 


Please send all resumes, including cover letters, to Human Resources at Applied Technology Associates, 1300 Britt Street SE, Albuquerque, NM 87123. You may also fax them to (505) 998-2397, or e-mail them to  

See the posting on the ATA website