Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3) Engineer

Butler Aerospace and Defense
Grand Prairie, Texas
Apr 11, 2024
Apr 30, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3) Engineer

Location: Grand Prairie, TX

Job ID:

Pay Range: $60-72

Seeking an Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3) Engineer with Electromagnetic Compatibility and Interference (EMC/EMI) hands on test & execution experience to support IAMD LOB.

Candidates need to be local to the Grand Prairie, TX site as this position will require the contractor to be onsite 50% of the time of contract assignment.

Support test planning coordination between lab and program staffing
Support test fixture designs for EMC test events
Lead the setup and execution of EMC test events in accordance with the MIL-STD-461/464 test standards
Document, compile, and analysis test event data to ensure design meets requirements
Provide tight feedback to design team based on test events
Develop and shape program requirements based on E3 design guidelines and best practices
Work in a multi-disciplined team of electrical, electro-mechanical, and mechanical engineers

Required Experience:
Minimum 5 years of E3/EMI/EMC testing experience
Experience with conducting test events for MIL-STD-461 and/or MIL-STD-464
Knowledge of electrical safety and military EMC compliance standards, requirements, and test methods
Experience performing testing according to RTCA-DO-160 Sections 18-22
Experience with vulnerability characterization
Work experience in an ISO/IEC 17025 accredited laboratory
Able to assist with basic troubleshooting, basic interpretation, and analysis of test results
Proficiency in TILE!TM (ETS Lindgren EMC automation software) equipment scripts
Preparation of test plans/procedures and reports
Experience with typical lab test equipment, such as spectrum analyzers, EMI receivers, network analyzers, signal generators, power meters, RF directional couplers, Oscilloscopes, AC/DC power supplies, and RF amplifiers.
Knowledge of E3 effects on military vehicles, fire control systems, missile systems, and munitions, including grounding, bonding, and shielding methods, designs to minimize radiated emissions and susceptibility, HIRF, HERO, and lightning effects, electromagnetic field coupling
Active Secret Clearance is preferred. Ability to Obtain Secret Clearance. Not needed to start.

BSEE with a minimum of 5 years of E3 development experience
Familiar with ESD handling and prevention protocols
Experience developing EMI/EMC requirements, requirement flow down to subsystems, E3 control plans, design for E3 requirements, and hardware allocation planning
E3 design experience with backgrounds in electromagnetic theory, modeling, and practical design support
Perform quantitative E3 analysis

Benefits provided: 401K, medical, dental, and vision, sick time as applicable to state law
Butler America Aerospace, LLC. is proud to provide an equal opportunity workplace and be an affirmative action employer. Consider Butler because we are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We recognize that we thrive on diversity and inclusion for the benefit of our employees, our customers, and the communities where we are located. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.