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Electrical Engineer
Ref No.: 18-01989
Location: Palmdale, California
CPI is hiring an Electrical Engineer on a contract to possible hire basis for our large DoD contracting client in Palmdale, CA.  This assignment is a US Government Contract which requires all applicants to be US Citizens.  No third-party applicants will be considered. If you are a third party contracting company, please do not respond to this position.
An active SECRET clearance is required at time of submission.

  • Will research, develop, design, and test electrical components, equipment, systems, and networks.
  • Design electrical equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes.
  • The successful candidate will be focused on the electrical wiring and harness assembly diagram design and development.
  • Duties include creating wiring diagrams and harness assembly diagrams, resolving wiring/integration related issues between the various avionics/electrical systems, validating/interpreting/troubleshooting/resolving any wiring related issues.
  • Perform technical checks to ensure wiring document correctness, providing engineering sign-off on all new/revised C-5 manufacturing wiring documents (Wire Routing Documents (WRDs), Termination Aids (TAs) and Wire Harness Master (WHM) sketches).
  • Candidate will be part of a team effort to develop C-5 wiring from design to installation, to include liaisoning between C-5 Avionics Wiring Design and Production/Manufacturing to ensure wiring requirements flow from design to installation are processed in accordance to our client's specifications. 
 Background & Experience Required:

  • 9+ years' experience with electrical and electrical schematics (CAPITAL, connectors, back-shells, aircraft wire types)
  • 5+ years' experience working with CATIA and the CATIA Harness function.
  • Mechanical knowledge of aircraft hardware (aircraft structure, miscellaneous small parts).
  • General drawing and drawing revision practices.