Senior Electrical/ Components Engineer

Job Locations US-AL-Huntsville
Job ID
# of Openings
Regular Full-Time


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About GaN:


Wanted - Big Brains & Huge Hearts: We are looking for creative and passionate geeks, nerds, thinkers, tinkerers, and builders. ​


Geeks and Nerds is a company that encourages ingenuity, defies the norm, fosters teamwork, and defines the future for the community where we live.  Our dedicated employees are also the owners of Geeks and Nerds. When you join GaN, you are not an employee; you are the future owner of Geeks and Nerds. ​


Come join the company and develops innovative solutions to make the positive difference for our community. Come join the exceptionally talented and dedicated co-owners. Come join a company of significance!


Do you have passion for tinkering with electronics? We are looking for exceptional candidates for a senior electricasl/ components engineer role. Apply today and become an owner, where big hearts and big brains meet. 


Job Overview:


GaN is hiring a Senior Electrical/Components Engineer to support our efforts in Huntsville, AL. 

This opportunity will afford the selected candidate to be a part of a special program whose mission is growing based on technological advancements and existing systems sustainment requirements.  The Tactical Aviation and Munitions (TAGM) team establishes and improves the software sustainment capabilities of the S3I HELLFIRE II Missile software sustainment project for the in support of the Aviation and Missile Center's (AvMC) TAGM Project Office and the Software, Simulation, Systems Engineering and Integration (S3I) Directorate on Redstone Arsenal.


The team provides missile software sustainment and perform MX of system software for Air to Ground Missile Systems (AGMS) and conducts assessments of existing systems/software.  The team collaborates regularly with the TAGM Program Office (PO) and the prime developer to develop the Transition Plan for Romeo AGM Software Sustainment.  It develops Enterprise Processes and Procedures and supports SW Verification and Validation; SW sustainment; and performs MX of system SW for bug fixes, enhancements, and updates.


Specific to this opportunity, this is an exciting long-term software sustainment opportunity with our S3I customer and the TAGM PO. This effort will be in support of AGMS components, including but not limited to missile and launcher sustainment activities. The contractor will provide engineering support and technical expertise in the areas of Hardware configuration and testing support for the software and firmware configuration items within the various missiles, trainers, test assets, and components of the Air to Ground Munitions Systems (AGMS).



  • Firmware (System Interfaces)
  • Running and troubleshooting Software Test Stations(STS)
  • Hardware in the Loop (HWIL) Testing
  • Understanding and integrating various tactical hardware including oscilloscope and various other air to ground components
  • Modify and or create Test Procedures
  • Review System Interface (firmware) Formal Qualification Test Procedures - requires reading/referencing the Firmware Requirements Specification (FRS)
  • Identify the required specifications for the O-scope. This would require reviewing the ICDs, IRS, and Test Procedures.


Requirements (minimum):


  • Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience; 4 years of experience can be used in lieu of a degree
  • Extensive experience with Hardware in the Loop (HWIL) testing
  • Experience with air to ground components (Oscilloscopes)
  • Requirement traceability from Requirements to Testing
  • Experience with computer and embedded systems


Desired Skills:


  • Experience with Missile Systems or Avionics 
  • FPGA programming and debug tools experience


Special Requirements:


  • Must be a U.S. citizen.
  • Must have an Interim Secret to start with the ability to obtain a full Secret Security Clearance


Equal Opportunity Employer:


Geeks and Nerds Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other legally protected classifications. Geeks and Nerds Corporation participates in E-Verify.



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