E3 Engineer

PGS Worldwide
Grand Prairie, Texas
Jun 24, 2024
Jun 29, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
PGS Worldwide is actively seeking a skilled E3 Engineer to support ongoing projects for an Aerospace leader in Grand Prairie, TX. This is an initial 12-month contract-to-hire opportunity and I will respond immediately to all qualified candidates.

Job Description:

An Aerospace leader is 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.


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

Ability to Obtain Secret Clearance. Not needed to start.


BSEE with a minimum of 5 years of E3 development experience.

Active Secret Clearance is preferred.

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.

Experience performing quantitative E3 analysis.

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Military veterans and transitioning military members are encouraged to apply to all PGS Worldwide positions. All of our jobs are military-friendly, and we work with leaders in Aerospace who rely on your military expertise to support mission-critical programs nationwide. As a Veteran Founded company, we know that the military has given you the skills and training you need to succeed in positions like this, and we want to support your success in the civilian sector however we can. We thank you for your service, and humbly offer our own in return by helping you take your career to the next level.