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Senior Product Engineer


Dallas, TX, US, 75243

Job ID: 101734 


The Electro Optical Infrared Systems (EOIS) line of business within DRS has locations in Dallas, TX, Melbourne, FL, and Cypress, CA.  EOIS develops, manufactures, and supports infrared and electro-optical solutions for soldiers, ground vehicles and airborne platforms.  We offer an exciting and challenging work environment, a competitive salary and benefits package, and a business culture that rewards performance. 


 Employing the world’s brightest. Supporting the world’s bravest.


Location: Dallas

Position Summary

As a Senior level Product Engineer, the successful candidate will interface with other team members representing a wide range of engineering disciplines, including: Test, Mechanical, Software, Optical, Quality, Reliability and System.  With product responsibility, the successful candidate will lead the coordination of specifications between these groups, support customer product integrations, troubleshoot issues, conduct tests, analyze yield trends and product specific data, recommend product / process improvements, drive the completion of product validations and qualifications, and maintain product documentation, all with the goal of developing the best infrared sensor technology in the industry. 

Basic Qualifications and Required Skills

  • U.S. Citizenship is required
  • Bachelors of Science or higher level degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 5+ years experience in Product, Applications or Equivalent Engineering Discipline

Desired Skills

•    Skilled data collection, test and troubleshooting ability
•    Solder certified for surface mount and throughhole componenets
•    Ability to build and test prototype circuits and test fixtures
•    Ability to troubleshoot, modify and/or repair circuit card assemblies
•    Understanding of how to interpret electrical schematics as well as mechanical drawings
•    Familiarity with schematic capture, PCB layout and/or AutoCad software
•    Ability to compose test procedures and specifications for internal test equipment
•    Familiar with environmental testing to include: vibration, pyro shock, over temperature and EMI
•    Experienced user of lab test equipment: O’Scopes, DVMs, Logic Analyzers, Spectrum Analyzers, etc.
•    Experienced user of MS Office suite, including Word, Excel & Power Point
•    Experience with VB, C++, C#, Python, Matlab or equivalent programming languages is a plus 
•    Experience with testing or characterizing infrared or equivalent imagaging sensors is a plus

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

•    Act as technical applications interface to both internal & external customers using DRS products
•    Design, develop, analyze, document and support testing of products, test systems or subsystems  
•    Establish and implement product design and manufacturing process changes to reduce cost and improve performance 
•    Review customer specifications and requirements, and develop test designs that best support them  
•    Identify yield limits and recommend changes to increase manufacturing margin
•    Responsible for technical activity and completion of assigned tasks, both on time and within budget
•    Communicate clearly (written and oral) with other company personnel and customers, as required
•    Strong analytical and problem solving skills 
•    Strong understanding of the fundamentals of circuit analysis
•    Hands-on experience in electronics test lab environment  
•    Ability to work independently or with multiple teams, on multiple assignments
•    Provide budget, cost and schedule input for product support tasks
•    Other duties as assigned

Leonardo DRS, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  #EOIS

Our Mission

To build shareholder value through a commitment to high ethical standards and a superior performance culture focused on customers, employees, financial results and corporate citizenship.

Our Vision

To be the leading mid-tier defense technology company in the U.S.

Our Values

Our employees appreciate a culture of open honest communications, and fair and equitable treatment. We accomplish through:

INTEGRITY. At Leonardo DRS ethics and accountability always comes first.

QUALITY. We set high standards of performance, and consistently deliver excellent products and services.

CUSTOMER FOCUS. We go above and beyond to meet customer needs, and work to create long-term relationships with our customers.

DIVERSITY. We embrace different points of view, and continually foster an environment that enable all participants to contribute to their full potential.

INNOVATION.  At Leonardo DRS, innovation is in our DNA. We have built this company through the innovative ideas of our employees and continue to foster an environment that rewards new ideas to help our government and military customers save lives, solve critical problems and modernize to ensure mission success for years to come.

Leonardo DRS, Inc. is committed 
to building a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued.  We are committed to building a workplace where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. At Leonardo DRS, we believe that a diverse and inclusive environment makes us a stronger Company. We embrace different points of view, respect one another in the workplace, and understand that an inclusive environment furthers creativity, innovation, and business performance. 

For additional information on  Leonardo DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth