BAE Systems ITE Senior Test Hardware Engineer in Nashua, New Hampshire

Job Description

BAE Systems is looking for Senior Test Hardware Engineers to join the Integrated Test Engineering (ITE) organization. The ITE organization s mission is to reliably deliver customer-focused, affordable test solutions which are integrated across all levels of production test. As an ITE Senior Test Hardware Engineer you will use your capabilities to develop interface hardware for Test Program Sets (TPS) to provide production test solutions needed for our Electronic Warfare (EW) products. These TPS will be developed for Test Stands, Interface Test Adapters (ITAs) and other types of Test Equipment needed for In-Process (IP), Environmental Stress Screening (ESS) and Acceptance Tests (ATP) ranging from component to systems level analog, digital and RF products.

ITE Senior Test Hardware Engineers are responsible for developing and maintaining the test solution s hardware baseline, participate in integrating software and hardware for the test solution, and verifying the test hardware s readiness to be released for use in our factories. These responsibilities are carried out either as an individual contributor on small projects or a team member on larger efforts with general directions supplied by the Integrated Test Engineering Lead (ITEL). Additional responsibilities include designing analog and digital backplanes, creating interfaces to control environmental conditioning equipment and supporting hardware test verification activities to certify hardware test solutions are ready to be used in our factories.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 4 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Skilled in test program hardware development (test adapters, cables, and interface modules)

Knowledge of test instruments and their use

Able to create, update, and approve hardware configuration in a change management tool

Skilled in test solution software and hardware integration

Possess good communication skills including interpersonal communication and team communication

Understanding the need for and be an advocate of disciplined approaches (requirements, processes, and practices)

Working knowledge of test solution hardware development (test adapters, cables, and interface modules)

Have a closure-oriented and self-directed nature

Preferred Skills and Education

Current Secret Clearance

Competent with design and performance testing of RF circuits/assemblies, Digital, Optical, or Analog circuitry

Familiarity with defense contractors or similar corporate environment;

Knowledge of National Instruments TestStand Process Model

Design of test adapters (Virginia Panel based integrated TAs, Cabled Fixtures, PWB Fixtures)

Experience with LM-STAR or eCASS Automated Test Systems are a plus.

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

ITE Senior Test Hardware Engineer

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