Integration and Test (I&T) Engineer

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Integration and Test (I&T) Engineer

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen
11 month contract position
W2 with full benefits
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

Job Description:
This position is for the integration and test engineer for the Ka-band Interferometric (KaRIn) instrument. The primary role for this position will be to support radar instrument integration and test, specifically; anything required for test preparation, setup, execution, and documentation. This includes writing engineering documentations including test procedures and instructions for build, assembly, and test for flight hardware integration. Very handson involvement is expected during electrical integration activities and in supporting role during mechanical integration. Knowledge and application of industry practices and standards in drawing and documentation releases as well as experience working with quality assurance teams. Maintaining calibration of custom ground support equipment, especially RF components and circuit assemblies, and other tasks as needed. This position will report to the KaRIn integration and test leads.

Required Skills:
• Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Aerospace Engineering with a minimum of 4 years of related experience; Or Master’s degree with a minimum of 2 years of related experience 
• Support test development, procedures, and reports 
• Write and debug test scripts 
• Trouble-shoot test equipment and DUT electrical circuit interfaces and functions 
• Hands-on electrical integration of digital and RF hardware 
• Fundamentals of RF engineering, RF system design, and RF testing 
• Test equipment operation

Desired Skills:
• Experience in handling, integrating, and testing of flight hardware 
• Working knowledge of Ka-band test equipment operation 
• Familiarity with scripting language, LuaView, a plus 
• Current knowledge of latest test equipment, software, data archiving, trends, & approaches to radar testing. 
• Laboratory Certifications 

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