Hardware Integration and Test (I&T) Engineer (EE)

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Hardware Integration and Test (I&T) Engineer (EE)

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
Estimated duration of 10 months with the potential for extension or conversion.
W2 with full benefits
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.
Labor Category: Electrical Engineer II

Job Description:
Will be an Integration and Test Engineer for the Electronics Design Validation and Test Group supporting hardware integration and test for the Lunar Flashlight or DSOC project. This position will be responsible for integration and testing of complex electronic circuits, boards and units. You will work with test leads to design, integrate and execute test plans and procedures for specialized, mission-critical hardware and software systems used for avionics and flight system verification.
Responsibilities include:
• Hardware/software and system level integration and test, including resolution of technical issues.
• Develop, test and execute plans that will meet the requirements of the validation effort.
• Develop test software and hardware under the direction of senior engineers.
• Document products within design documents and user manuals.
• Execute performance and regression testing using simulation and/or test equipment.

Required Skills:
• Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
• Experience in design and/or test of analog and digital electronics, digital data busses and protocols, and systems implemented with digital electronics.
• Working knowledge of 1553 Bus Protocol and serial interfaces used in flight HW/SW elements
• Knowledge of one or more high-level general-purpose programming languages, such as C/C++, Java, Python, or similar language.
• Experience with UNIX or Linux operating systems.
• Experience and/or understanding of hardware/software interfaces.
• Experience developing/writing test procedures and testing of digital functions.
• Experience with standard lab test equipment, such as power supplies, oscilloscopes and DMMs.
• Experience with ground support equipment used for test of electronic assemblies.
• Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
• Strong interpersonal skills with demonstrated effectiveness in a team environment.

Desired Skills:
• Previous experience with space flight hardware.
• Experience integrating and testing FPGA builds on target hardware.
• Ability to work independently under a set schedule.
• Knowledge of and/or experience with real-time operating systems.

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