ELECTRONIC WARFARE SYSTEMS ENGINEER
Irving Shipbuilding Inc., located at 3099 Barrington Street Halifax NS B3K 5M7 or 35 Mic Mac Blvd, Dartmouth NS, B3A 4Y8, is part of the J.
D. Irving Group of companies and is in the business of building quality ships and repairing vessels. The company’s primary site is Halifax Shipyard, with three other locations in the Maritime Provinces.
Irving Shipbuilding is currently working on a number of significant projects for the Department of National Defence.
The selected candidate will work as an integral member of the Irving Shipbuilding Canadian Surface Combatant (CSC) Engineering Team in the area of Electronic Warfare (EW) Systems.
The EW area of the Engineering Team is responsible for the EW sensors and countermeasures and other related capabilities on CSC.
The candidate will be responsible to support the design, integration, installation, test and evaluation of these EW Systems.
Key Responsibilities :
Support the development and compliance of all aspects of the Electronic Warfare Systems (EW) design, function, integration, test and evaluation to ensure optimal system solutions
Support the scheduling, planning and conduct of assigned Irving Shipbuilding Inc and EW Systems activities in support of program milestones
Establish and maintain strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
Support the review of design and production products to support the installation and test of the EW Systems into the platform
Provide support in evaluating engineering change presented by the subcontractor to ensure impacts or risks to integration activities are understood and recorded
Support a culture of teamwork, enthusiasm, and proactive behaviour within the Combat System team
Qualifications & Experience :
A post-secondary degree in Electrical, Computer, Mechanical or similar Engineering discipline
Eligible for membership with Engineers Nova Scotia as an EIT or P.Eng
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Demonstrated knowledge in some of the following fields;
EW methods or equipment
Defence projects including formal verification
Engineering Design processes and change control
Internet Protocol Networking or serial communications
Marine classification regulations
All successful applicants must meet requirements for Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP), Canadian Government Security clearance, and U.
S. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). What We Offer :
Irving Shipbuilding is proud to offer a competitive salary commensurate with the experience of the Candidate and benefits package including but not limited to medical, dental and vision.
We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.