Simsbury, CT

Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense Company (EBA&D) is a leader in energetic system solutions offered to aerospace and defense customers for a wide array of applications.  EBA&D products & capabilities set the U.S. standard and are highly sought after in the international community. 

EBA&D seeks an accomplished engineer for the position Electrical Development Engineer I/II, reporting to the Product Development Manager – Electrical Systems.


The Development Engineer is a technical resource used on internal and external projects and is responsible for assigned technical aspects of the project/product from concept through development, qualification and into production. 

  • Requirements verification/validation
  • Development, maintenance and coordination of technical data packages (TDPs)
  • Risk assessment and closure plans
  • Supplier development


The successful candidate must have a BS/MS in an Engineering discipline (Electrical preferred) and 2-5 years of experience or equivalent work experience.

Required experience includes:

  • Electrical CAD (E-CAD) work creating TDPs for electronic assemblies.
  • Mechanical CAD (M-CAD) work including packaging design for electronic assemblies.
  • Ability to understand and design to supplier machining capabilities.

Desired skills:

  • Altium Designer
  • Solidworks
  • Design For Manufacturability

Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense Company (EBAD) is an EO Employer -M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.