BAE Systems Test Equipment Design Engineer in Endicott, New York

Job Description


Basic job functions include performing technical work which requires diversified application of engineering principles, theories, concepts, and techniques applied to the detailed design, development and integration of Test Equipment designs used to support the integration and acceptance testing of electronic assemblies, subassemblies, and systems of varying technologies.

Primary duties may include:

  1. Performs technical analysis, engineering design, and test equipment related assignments for the selection and application of state-of-the-art test design principles, theories and techniques for complex subassemblies, assemblies or functional systems in support of system and top level assembly acceptance testing and integration of company products

  2. Consults with engineering specialist to devise new techniques and approaches and provides solutions to a wide range of technical problems dealing with the selection, design and implementation of test strategies in support of acceptance and performance test methodologies. Makes independent decisions based on available data, selection of materials and required parameters.

  3. Works from technical objectives, overall schedules and expected results as specified by supervisor or senior engineering personnel. May lead project segments including responsibility for achievement of schedule, fiscal and technical performance objectives.

  4. Assignments are broad and may include the design and development of new techniques as a result of independent research study; design and development of test plans, procedures, test strategies, and test requirements of company products; theoretical computations and analysis; design and development of automated test equipment; testing and integration of procedures, initial prototype equipment, systems integration support; contributions to proposal efforts; responsibility for the conduct and performance of assignments.

  5. Coordinates and directs the work efforts of lower level engineers and support personnel.

  6. Coordinates the preparation of charts, diagrams and reports expressing recommendations, technical accomplishments and project progress measured against specific plans.

  7. Attends conferences and meetings to represent assigned activity.

Typical Education & Experience

Bachelor's Degree and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Requires a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from an accredited college or university or its equivalent and a minimum of four (4) years work experience; or a Master's Degree and two (2) years experience.

Job requirements include the following:

Test Equipment requirements development, documentation, and verification.

Proficient with Computer Aided Design (CAD) tools used for schematic capture of printed circuit board designs

All aspects of Test System hardware design and documentation from top assembly to subassemblies, including assembly drawings, schematics, wire lists, parts lists, printed circuit boards, interconnect diagrams, configuration drawings, etc.

Excellent integration, troubleshooting, and debug skills.

Experience working with avionic interfaces.

Good communication skills, written and verbal.

Self motivated.

Preferred Skills and Education

Experience with serial communication busses (1553, ARINC-429, CAN, RS-232/422/485, TTP, Ethernet)

Experience with Mentor Graphics PWB design tools

Experience with the development of test equipment for engine controls, flight controls, and weapon controls computers.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. Electronic Systems, based in Nashua, New Hampshire, provides systems and products that maximize the effectiveness and safety of fighting forces and first responders. Its offerings include infrared countermeasures and electronic protection systems for military and civilian aircraft; information management systems; signal acquisition, analysis, and exploitation systems that optimize use of the electromagnetic spectrum by friendly forces while denying its use by adversaries; interoperable communications systems for firefighters and other first responders; thermal weapon sights; precision targeting systems; situational awareness systems for ground vehicles; night-vision systems; identification friend or foe systems; and radiation-hardened electronics. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Test Equipment Design Engineer


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