Job Listing Description

Aerospace Instrumentation Technician

Velocity represents an aerospace flight test, engineering and certification organization that provides development services to aircraft modifiers and OEM’s. They are a small but rapidly growing company in Seattle, WA. Their core team is comprised of very talented and experienced aerospace engineers, technicians, mechanics, and specialist consultants.

They strive to create a high functioning, collaborative environment where team members can find opportunities for professional growth and innovation.The strategic purpose of the Test and Evaluation Unit is to provide comprehensive, full-service aerospace flight-testing and evaluation services. The Test and Evaluation Support Unit provides four areas of expertise: Test Planning, Instrumentation, Ground Operations and Flight Operations.This individual in this position will work with engineers to design and install instrumentation to support the collection of flight test data. The ideal candidate is self-motivated, detail oriented, and knowledgeable on instrumentation theory.


Reading and creating wire diagrams.
Selecting or auditing appropriate sensors given engineering requirements.
Working with customers and engineers to define appropriate instrumentation requirements.
Designing instrument installations and creating installation instructions.
Instrumentation installation.
Evaluating instrumentation installations for function and safety.
Troubleshooting instrumentation problems.
Data acquisition system operation.
Documenting data system practices and procedures.
Generating instructions and operation manuals.
Developing sensor calibration and functional test procedures.
Maintaining calibration records.
Domestic and international travel may be required.
Desired Qualifications:

3+ years instrumentation experience in a testing environment. Aircraft flight test preferred.
Demonstrates personal accountability, initiative and versatility on a consistent basis with minimal guidance.
Ability to work interdependently, and lead small groups.
CATIA V experience beneficial.
Experience with data processing and analysis beneficial.
Computer programming experience beneficial.
Proficient in working with Microsoft Office applications including Word and Excel.
If the referenced position is not the best fit for your skills, please know that Velocity has multiple openings within a West Coast Flight Test program. Positions include Powerplant, Telemetry and Data Operations, Flight Sciences, Flight Test Instrumentation and Technicians, Electrical, Avionics, Cabin Safety and Controls Engineers.
Job Location: Moses Lake, WA
Per Diem: Possible
Overtime: Possible
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 09/09/2017
Last Updated: 10/06/2017
Attention: Miguel Calderon
Address: 20306 15TH AVE NE STE A
City, State: SHORELINE, WA 98155
Phone: 206/812-1061

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