Electrical and electronics engineers supervise and coordinate the research, design, development, testing, procurement, modification, and repair of electrical and electronics equipment. These systems include radar, data systems, electronic warfare devices, and electronic components of missile weapons systems. Electrical and electronics engineers also manage the personnel and equipment involved in installing and maintaining this equipment.Explore this career outside the military
Electrical and electronics engineers usually work in offices while planning research studies and designing electronic systems. They may work outdoors when overseeing the installation of new equipment.
What you can expect to experience while on the job
Electrical and Electronics Engineers in the Military
Military salaries include a lot more than just base pay.
They also offer:
People in this career achieve this level of education.
Officers typically enter the Military after they have completed a four-year college degree; enlisted service members can transition to officer positions through a variety of pathways and earn a degree while serving. Electrical and electronics engineers typically have a degree in engineering. Job training for electrical and electronics engineers primarily consists of on-the-job learning in various training environments. Like other officers, they complete a comprehensive training program covering responsibilities, military structure and etiquette, traditions, and leadership development. Job-specific training content may include: Combat and tactical systems and networksWeapon system electronicsRead More
Skills helpful in this career