A career with CAES is more than just a job; it is the pathway to a
Are you searching for a career with a company that offers
challenging, diverse projects and opportunities? Are you
looking for a position with a company that is growing and able to
offer long-term professional advancement? Searching for
a company that values a friendly work environment and that values
YOU? Then look no further!! Consider Cobham.
We are Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions (CAES), a
technologically advanced electronics company employing more than
3,600 talented makers, thinkers, innovators, and doers nationwide.
We build things that solve challenging problems from deep space to
the depths of the ocean. We serve customers in spanning defense,
aerospace, security, medical, and industrial markets.
Develop digital design circuits such as interface and control,
calibration, waveform generation, etc. by using programmable logic
devices, including Field Programmable Gate Array’s (FPGA) and
Complex Programmable Logic Device (CPLD) used in Integrated
Microwave Assemblies; apply appropriate standards, processes,
procedures and tools throughout the system developmental life cycle
to support the generation and documentation of digital hardware in
radio frequency applications.
Essential Functions and Duties:
- Conceive the digital module development including
specifications, detailed design, simulation, analysis, component
selection, integration and testing; generate digital
specifications based on customer requirements.
- Create schematic for PWB designs for both digital and analog
specifications; design and integrate FPGA.
- Provide technical support for microwave engineers with
specification reviews, design proposals and integration,
including gathering, debugging and testing.
- Build, test and troubleshoot hardware.
- Participate in safety training and actively comply with safety
policies and practices; maintain a clean and safe workstation.
- Improve and maintain 5S in your area; make suggestions for
- Participate in Lean/Six Sigma activities in own work area as
well as events for other areas to enhance cross-functional
- Collaborate in team meetings and activities, including SET
team support as appropriate.
- Perform miscellaneous related duties as assigned.
Minimum Job Qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Physics
- Communication skills: ability to receive messages by
telephone, in person, electronically and in writing; ask
questions and rephrase statements to clarify meaning; ability to
read, interpret and comprehend complex written and verbal
instructions; communicate across organizational levels; ability
to read, analyze and interpret professional journals, technical
procedures, or governmental regulations; ability to write
reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals; ability
to speak effectively present information and respond to
questions from groups of managers, clients and customers and the
general public; ability to communicate with quality, integrity
and respect in a way that inspires others and encourages
innovation and possibilities;
- Technical skills: knowledge of digital; knowledge of passive component and
semi-conductor device physics; knowledge of component
fabrication processes used in the microwave industry; knowledge
of the following design tools: Xilinx, Altera, or other CPLD and
FPGA design tools; knowledge of Hardware Description Languages
such as VHDL and Verilog;
- One (1) year of related experience with knowledge of FPGA, digital and analog design;
Training and Development: (Internal)
- Required to obtain and maintain security clearance, which
requires USA Citizenship.
- LEAN Energizing
- ESD Awareness certification
- Clean Room Policy
Founded in 1934 by aviation innovator Sir Alan Cobham, our values of
Trust, Talent and Technology have driven us to become a global
leader in state-of-the-art aerospace and defense systems. It's the
insights of our innovators today that will secure our collective
future. Innovators like you!
If you are authorized to work in the United States, then we
encourage you to apply. We are unable to sponsor work
visas. U.S. Citizenship required for positions requiring a
Cobham is one of the world's leading companies engaged in the
development, delivery and support of leading-edge aerospace and
defense systems in the air, on land and at sea. Our clients and
partners trust Cobham to deliver the mission-critical technology
they need, and we trust our employees to draw on their ingenuity and
passion to deliver those solutions. This leads to an empowering
culture for our people. Our Leadership team is open, sharing plans
for the next five years, driving retention by offering demanding,
exciting work, and providing full guidance and mentoring.
Cobham is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and
embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of
Cobham to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and
employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability,
protected veteran status, or genetic information. Cobham will
refrain from discharging, or otherwise discriminating against,
employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose
their compensation or the compensation of other employees or
The EEO is the Law poster is available here
and the poster supplement is available here
The Pay Transparency Policy is available here
Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions is committed to working with
and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with
disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to a
disability for any part of the employment process, please send an
e-mail to CAEScareer@cobham.com or call (703) 842-2971 and let us
know the nature of your request and your contact information.