Job Listing Description

Structures & SystemsTest Engineer

Seeking an experienced structures & systems test engineer to support testing of mechanical systems and avionics components, assemblies, and integrated systems. The main tasks of this role are to define test requirements with internal customers, write test plans, design test stands and execute tests under the direction of the Engineering lead and/or Manager. Engineers in this position are expected to have knowledge of industry standard test practices and methods as well as engineering skills in design and analysis to required to develop custom tests.

Must have experience with:
• Mechanical systems, specifically pneumatic valves.
• RTCA – DO-160
• Vibration & thermal testing
• Functional testing
• Knowledge of test procedures
• Acceptance testing
• Data analysis
• Thermocouples
• CAD drawings – CATIA V5
• LabView
• SolidWorks
• Must be able to write reports

Your Mission:
• Design tests plans and equipment for validation of complex mechanical or structural components and systems.
• Write test plans and procedures to define and support execution of tests.
• Interface with internal customers on integrated program teams to establish and verify specific test requirements.
• Work with support teams and vendors to procure, manufacture and assemble test articles and test stand hardware and equipment.
• Analyze test data to verify test requirements and write test reports to document test results.
• Interface with external test laboratories to facilitate testing for design and analysis teams.
• Participate in the test engineering review, approval and release process.
• Participate in the continuous improvement of testing practices, including test processes, lab procedures and lab technology implementation.

What you bring:
• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution, with a concentration in a relevant Engineering discipline.
• 4-8 years’ or more experience in aerospace with an emphasis on testing or equivalent laboratory test engineering experience
• CAD modelling experience – Experience with Catia V5 preferred
• Experience with simulation and finite element analysis preferred – NASTRAN, Femap
• Experience with DO-160 environmental test standards for mechanical systems
• Experience with the design of flight vehicles or vehicle systems to a set of requirements or standards such as CFR 14, Part 400, Part 23 and 25, military or NASA are highly desired
• Focus on safety and reliability in testing.
• Results oriented approach to completing test activities successfully.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Excellent Organizational Skills and problem-solving skills
• Strong team player.
• Excellent computer skills, including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint

ITAR Requirements
To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S.

The Structures Company is an AA/EOE.
Job Number: 290
Job Location: CA
Rate: $70-$75/Hr. **DOE**
Per Diem: Yes
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 10+ Months
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 11/14/2020
Attention: Debbie Aubert
Address: P O BOX 2278
City, State: SEAL BEACH, CA 90740
Phone: 714/823-3000

Previous Listing       Next Listing
Back to Abbreviated Search Results
Back to Complete Search Results
Back to Advanced Job Search

Phone: (425) 806-5200
Fax: (425) 806-5585
ContractJobHunter is a service of:
C.E. Publications, Inc.
P.O. Box 3006, Bothell, WA 98041-3006, USA
The content of this website is Copyright 2021 C.E. Publications, Inc.