Engineer: Electrical

Design Support Specialist

SRC is currently seeking a highly motivated design support specialist to support the company’s production programs.

SRC, Inc., a not-for-profit research and development company, combines information, science, technology and ingenuity across our family of companies to deliver innovative, advanced defense solutions and products that are redefining possible®. Since 1957, our commitment to the customer and the best solution – not the bottom line – has remained a core value that guides our efforts. This passion for quality carries through to the technologies we invent and manufacture, the laboratories and facilities we build, the people we hire, and the communities we support.

At SRC, we provide you the freedom and the resources to solve “impossible” problems in a collaborative work environment that integrates research, development and manufacturing. We strive to proactively identify and eliminate barriers that prevent our employees’ full participation and are committed to ensuring an inclusive and equitable workplace for all our employees. When you join our team, you’ll be a part of something truly meaningful. You’ll join more than 1,300 engineers, scientists and professionals — with 20 percent of those employees having served in the military — helping to keep America and its allies safe and strong.

In return, you’ll enjoy an inclusive work environment, receive a competitive salary, and experience a comprehensive benefits package that includes four or more weeks of paid time off to start, 10 percent of an employee’s compensation contributed toward retirement, and 100 percent tuition support.


  • Leading and supporting the testing and troubleshooting of production systems in various configurations
  • Working within a cross functional team environment to include software, radar systems, digital, RF, mechanical, and communications systems engineers
  • Testing, troubleshooting, and supporting all aspects of hardware design.
  • Mechanical and electronic 3D printer operation and support
  • Schematic capture, and hardware assembly, integration, and testing
  • Assisting with layout in PADS and Altium
  • Provide guidance and to program staff, junior engineers, and technicians
  • Assist with professional and technical growth of the engineering staff


  • Associates degree in an electrical engineering discipline with 6+ years of related experience OR High School Diploma and 10+ years of related experience OR any equivalent combination of education, training, experience (either military or civilian).
  • Hands on experience with tools, test equipment and circuit prototyping and evaluation
  • Outstanding technical troubleshooting skills
  • Enthusiasm for working with and building RF/Microwave hardware in a dynamic team environment.
  • Very Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • A detailed working knowledge of power supplies and RF electronics (Exciters, receivers, beamformers, antennas, etc.)
  • Experience characterizing antenna RF radiation patterns in an anechoic chamber lab environment.
  • Experience with engineering design software and layout is a plus (Sonnet, HFSS, ADS)
  • Experience with solidworks and 3D printers is a plus

Equal Opportunity

Individuals seeking employment are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability. You are being given the opportunity to provide the following information in order to help us comply with federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other legal requirements.

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  • Location Syracuse, New York
  • Employment Type Full-Time Salaried
  • Experience Required 6+ Years
  • Education Required Associates Degree
  • Security Clearance Requirement Must meet eligibility requirements
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