Job Type
Full-Time Temporary
Company Name
Magellan Aerospace, Winnipeg

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace, Winnipeg is looking for a high performing Electrical Engineering (Junior or Intermediate) role to join our development team. This is a 12 month fixed-term position, reporting directly into the site Space Systems Business Unit Lead.

The successful applicant will work in a team environment supporting Space Business products. The Electrical Engineering position will be a member of our Space development team supporting the development of our various Space electrical products and test systems.

Perks and Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Positive work-life balance
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Commitment to professional growth
  • Flexible work hours
  • Company social events including Company BBQ, children's events, service awards day, winter holiday party and many other events put together by our social committee!
  • Employee Social & Welfare Association
  • On-site gym
  • Employee discounts on tickets to certain sporting events and other entertainment/events
  • Full cafeteria with healthy daily specials
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Essential Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Support the design, development, implementation, testing and commissioning of space products and systems, focusing on the design of analog circuitry, digital circuitry, firmware, and software
  • Develop and execute test plans for verification and acceptance of electronic units/systems
  • Perform testing of electronic circuits in a cleanroom environment
  • Generate manufacturing drawings and documentation
  • Support prototype manufacture
  • Analyzing and interpreting test results and preparing summary reports
  • Liaise with vendors providing parts or performing manufacture
  • Confidently and professionally represent the Company in the presence of our customer and suppliers

Position Requirements / Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Successful completion of a university degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering or Computer Science from a recognized university

Desired/Preferred Experience

  • Eligibility for enrollment as an “Engineer in Training” or “Professional Engineer” with Engineering society
  • Experience in VHDL or Verilog design, synthesis, simulation and verification (preferably Microsemi and Xilinx FPGAs) would be considered a key asset
  • Familiarity with electrical schematic entry and layout tools would be a benefit

Skills and Competencies

  • Demonstrated ability to work well in a team environment
  • The ability to think and solve problems efficiently and independently
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow instructions accurately is important
  • Familiar with common lab equipment in an electronics laboratory
  • Highly motivated team worker/leader who possesses good problem solving skills

About Us

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defence and space agencies worldwide. The organization officially adopted the name “Magellan Aerospace Corporation” in 1996; deriving it from the intrepid explorer Ferdinand Magellan. His global exploits at the turn of the 15th century established a number of firsts, so the company’s vision has been to carry this same legacy into the future of the aerospace industry.

At Magellan we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value. Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual, and every individual is fundamental to the success of our business, so we invest in our employees and provide excellent career progression opportunities. When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!


Magellan Aerospace respects the privacy and confidentiality of personal information provided by candidates and shall not disclose to any external parties unless legislated.

Thank you for considering this exciting opportunity. This document is intended to provide the reader with information and is not a contractual document. Some of the material therefore may be subject to change.

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