GBOSS Test Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


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



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.