Job Description


Job Type : Contract 6-12 month

Location/City : NJ - Montville

Category : Mechanical

Region : Northeast

Id : 25613


Electronics Packaging Engineer
Contract 6+ months
Mon- Fri 40 hrs/wk
Montville, NJ

Summary:

The Electronics Packaging Engineer is responsible for all aspects of the physical design and construction of the electronic portion of the system, which includes both internal and external connectors, cabling, and harnessing.  This entails designing products to meet customers’ needs, including all design, functional, material, weight, environmental, and test requirements from the customer's specification, as well as meeting the internal cost targets established during the proposal stage.  Typical engineering analyses required to support the design include weight, tolerance stack-up, stress, fatigue, shock, thermal, modal, and vibration / thermal cycling component cumulative damage.

Qualifications, Technical:
Packaging (mechanical) engineer with electronics packaging expertise (2 years of experience minimum).
Successful, demonstrated experience designing military/aerospace electronics that meet both technical and cost requirements
Design experience with a variety of electronics packaging approaches for defense and aerospace applications including:
  • designing for captive carry vibration environments
  • designing for high shock environments
  • designing for high temperature environments
  • innovative techniques for cooling electronics in a high-temperature environment (e.g. phase-change, active cooling, other approaches)
  • designing for radiated EMI/EMC
Experienced user of Pro-E for solid modeling.
Familiar/experienced with performing structural, modal, and thermal analysis using analysis tools: ANSYS highly desired, Pro-E Mechanica and/or.Abaqus is a plus.
Ability to quickly assess the technical feasibility of a design or solution based on experience and basic calculations.
Familiar/experienced with vibration, shock, and thermal cycling fatigue calculations on electrical components.
Familiar/experienced with the design, construction, and specification of PWBs.
Familiar/experienced with the use of epoxies and other staking materials for electronics design.
Knowledge/understanding of IPC and military specifications for PWBs, CCAs, and soldering.
Knowledge/understanding of PWA manufacturing processes and assembly processes for electronics.
Knowledge/understanding of manufacturing methods, machining operations, brazing and soldering.
Knowledge/understanding of high voltage / altitude design practices at the board and box level.
 
Knowledge/Experience:
Familiar/experienced with the design, development, qualification, and production of military / aerospace products.
Familiar/experienced with military / aerospace / industrial specification and standards; intimately familiar with those related to packaging engineering (materials, connectors, surface treatments, fasteners, wire/cable, circuit cards, etc)
 
Education:
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering (other degrees will be considered with extensive packaging engineering experience).
Advanced technical degree desirable.
 

It is the policy of GCR to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. GCR is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population.  


How to Apply:
Please send your resume in Word or PDF format to: ssilvia@gcrtemps.com
Copy and Paste the following job title and code and place it in the subject line of your email so we can identify the job: Electronics Packaging Engineer (#25613-MH1639)

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