Staff Electrical Engineer

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Staff Electrical Engineer
Department Avionics Systems
Vacancy Number 18-ASD-06
Work Location Warner Robins (MERC)
Hours per week 40 hours/week
Scheduled Hours

The Mercer Engineering Research Center (MERC), an operating unit of Mercer University, is located in Warner Robins, GA. MERC is dedicated to providing high quality engineering, scientific, and technical support services under contract to both government and private industry customers.
MERC has an immediate opening for a Staff Electrical Engineer in the Avionics Systems Division.
Duties of the position include system engineering for embedded avionics systems including hardware and software development and upgrades and life-cycle support to include circuit analysis, simulation and design, circuit prototyping and testing.


Required Qualifications:
-U.S. Citizenship is required.
-Successful candidates must be capable of obtaining a DoD security clearance.
-This position requires a Baccalaureate degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering from an ABET accredited School or College of Engineering directly related and appropriate to the primary Division and Directorate functional area.
-The candidate must have excellent communication skills, the ability to work as part of a team or alone, and a strong work ethic.

Desired Qualifications:
-A strong foundation of scientific coursework within the degree program is desired.
-Knowledge of configuration management, CASE tools, and CAD tools is preferred. Exposure to CMM or CMMI development environment is a plus.
-Exposure/Experience with software design and software development in C/C++, assembly language, or ADA is a plus.

Is a criminal background check needed for this position? No
Is a credit check needed for this position? No
Does this position require travel for University business in a rental car or University owned vehicle? Yes
Job Category MERC
Post to JobTarget? Yes
Job Type Full-Time
Pay Rate Commensurate with experience
FLSA Status Exempt
Pay Basis
Internal posting only? No
Close Date 03/05/2018
Open Until Filled No

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a U.S. citizen?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
Optional Documents