BAE Systems STS NPI Test Engineering Lead in Hudson, New Hampshire

Job Description

BAE is seeking an experienced Test Engineer with design and manufacturing experience to join the New Product Introduction Engineering team in the STS Business Area across all STS sites. The individual should have previous experience with Design for Testability across the entire product life cycle and test value stream and must possess the ability to influence cross-functional teams to optimize testability and affordability of designs. A thorough understanding of the Product Test Roadmap as it relates to testability and the development of test strategies and processes is necessary. Previous experience with sensor systems, high-powered laser systems, complex electronic control units, fiber-optic technology, and various other IR/EO technologies is desired but not required.-?xml:namespace prefix = "o" /->

Primary Responsibilities include:

Strong Test Engineering background

Experience supporting programs across all stages of the product lifecycle

Providing a critical base of knowledge and expertise for the development of highly testable and maintainable products and test equipment

Partnering and collaborating with Engineering, Operations, and Supply Chain throughout product life cycle

Influence a producible and reliable test architecture in early product life

Providing Subject Matter Expert level knowledge of DTUPC development and execution strategies across various stages of product life cycles.

Understanding test cost drivers and constraints and how to mitigate them

Working with teams to develop affordability solutions that coincide with identified DTUPC efforts.

Identifying Hours Per Unit (HPU) reduction opportunities applicable to low rate and full rate production factories

Supporting proposal and cost evaluation activities

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

BS in Engineering or equivalent. Highly effective team player able to self-manage and priorities schedule and responsibilities. Must be self-motivated, independent, and an effective communicator. Must be a US citizen eligible for a DOD security clearance and will be subject to a security investigation

Preferred Skills and Education

Experience with test software and Test Program Set development (Test procedures, requirement, softeware, and Document Support Package) and test fixture design. Certified and experiences in Lean and Six Sigma methods. Previous experience with IR/EO technologies is not required but is preferred. Proficient in Excel, Visual Basic, Dataview type programs

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.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

STS NPI Test Engineering Lead


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