Ball Corporation / Ball Aerospace Senior EEE Parts Engineer - Space Avionics (664719) in Westminster, Colorado

Who We Are:

Ball Aerospace leads the way in designing, developing and manufacturing innovative aerospace systems. We take on some of the most complex and exciting challenges in the universe--from space and Earth science to national security and intelligence programs.

We produce spacecraft, instruments and sensors, RF and microwave technologies, data exploitation solutions, and a variety of advanced aerospace technologies and products. In addition, we pioneered the development of the commercial remote sensing market, producing spacecraft and imaging systems that helped spawn a market-driven demand for imagery.

Our success is built on more than products or systems. Our team of more than 3,000 engineers, scientists, technicians and support staff drives all the achievements at Ball Aerospace. Whether contributing to a better understanding of the universe or helping keep our nation safe, our people bring their diverse backgrounds, perspectives and skills together to achieve a common mission.


*Senior EEE Parts Engineer – Space Avionics (Bus and Payload) *

Lead and/or work with Parts, Radiation, and Reliability Engineers to support Design teams in the selection, evaluation, analysis and documentation of Electrical, Electronic, and Electromechanical (EEE) parts.

What you´ll do:

  • Perform Parts Engineering functions on complex space programs using industry proven techniques and principles.
  • Lead Parts Control Board discussions with customers.
  • Evaluate EEE parts against program requirements (e.g. Screening, Qualification, and DPA).
  • Assist Design Engineering and Supply Chain Management with part and vendor selections.
  • Create detailed part drawings to meet program requirements.
  • Leverage use of company standard parts library across program and product classes.
  • Maintain Program Approved Parts Lists (PAPL).
  • Generate Non-Standard Part Approval Requests (NSPAR).
  • Perform data reviews as needed.
  • Write and present reports documenting analysis and anomaly results.
  • Review GIDEP Advisories and Alerts to determine program impact.
  • Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
  • Establish effective working relationships within the department and with other program personnel such as Designers, Customers, Suppliers, Management, and Mission Assurance to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
  • Perform other duties as necessary.

What you´ll need:

  • BS degree or higher in Engineering or a related technical field is required, plus 8 or more years of related experience.
  • Each higher-level degree, i.e., Master’s Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of experience. Related technical experience may be considered in lieu of education. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
  • Active security clearance or ability to obtain one is required; Top Secret (TS) is preferred.
  • Knowledge of TOR level requirements preferred.

Working Conditions:

  • Work is performed in an office, laboratory, production floor, clean room, outdoors or remote research environment.
  • May occasionally work in production work centers where use of protective equipment and gear is required.
  • May access other facilities in various weather conditions.
  • Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.

Security Clearance:

Successful applicant for this position must be eligible to obtain a DoD clearance. A current DoD clearance is not required to be eligible for this position, however the successful applicant will be required to obtain a DoD clearance within a reasonable time after the offer is extended and must be able to maintain the applicable clearance. * US Citizenship is Required


Relocation for this position is Available

EEO Statement:


Equal Opportunity Employer

Minority, Female, Disabled, Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Veterans.

Job Title: Senior EEE Parts Engineer - Space Avionics (664719)

Job ID: 664719

Location: CO - Westminster

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular