GBOSS Test Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2019-01-09
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Bedford
Indiana
47421
United States

Description

Job Description


SAIC currently has a job opening for a Test Engineer


Job Duties/Responsibilities:


• The Test Engineer will support the Ground Based Operational Surveillance System (GBOSS) Engineering Team in all test documentation of System of Systems integration of COTS government furnished equipment.


• Select candidate will support government personnel with design, testing, implementation, and support mechanical, electronic, and electrical systems.


• Other duties as assigned.


• Work often times involves improving a capability or parts performance through changes in technology or improved versions of the part or equipment.


• Assist with determining technical solutions for presentation to the government customer.


• Troubleshoot quickly and exercise work independently.


• All performed work will be subject to continuous in-process and final QA/QC.


Tasks will include but are not limited to:


• Define requirements and component specifications for the GBOSS.


• Insure component and system compliance with industry standards


• Conceive new electrical and electronic system designs for customer convenience and efficient manufacturability


• Conduct market and product research on electrical and electronic equipment and components


• Research and integrate new equipment design as industry trends allow


• Generate engineering drawings for new designs and approve all electrical prints for boat release


• Determine power configuration


• Determine battery and charging system requirements.


• Provide technical expertise and insure consistency electrical documentation, methods and practices


• Generate Engineering Change Notice’s (ECN) as required


• Perform final electrical design verification tests


• Insure timely and adequate completion of all applicable test documents for the project

Qualifications

Qualifications


Basic Qualifications:


• Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related engineering discipline and 9+ years of related experience.


• Computer-aided design experience.


• Working knowledge of PC based software (Word, Excel, AutoCAD, etc.)


• Minimum of 5 years of experience product design with knowledge of production processes.


• Strong technical writing skills.


• Problem solving and decision-making abilities.


• Excellent communication skills in team environments as well as on individual projects are mandatory.


• Must possess the ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing to end users and management.


• Self-motivation and the ability to manage multiple priorities along with a strong work ethic required.


Preferred Qualifications:


• Military C4ISR (Command, Control, Computers, Communication, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance) experience highly desired.


• Security Clearance Requirement: An active, transferable DoD Secret (or higher) clearance is required.