Environmental Test Integration Engineer

Manufacturing and Test

DESCRIPTION: As part of a highly skilled and detail oriented team, you will perform environmental testing on individual flight hardware components for space launch vehicles. In this hands-on position, you will operate and maintain environmental test equipment used for development and acceptance testing of flight hardware. 
  • Conduct hands-on thermal, vibration, shock and vacuum testing on flight hardware in accordance with MIL-STD-810, SMC-S-016, and MIL-STD-1540
  • Demonstrated ability to work with test, flight and safety critical hardware, tools and shop equipment
  • Setup and safely operate high energy systems (e.g. high-pressure gas and electrical)
  • Operate and maintain environmental test equipment including data acquisition systems, environmental chambers, vibration systems and instrumentation systems
  • Conduct and/or oversee several test projects simultaneously while supporting operations schedules
  • Configure test setups, fixtures, and instrumentation per test procedures/plans and standards
  • Maintain cleanliness of test equipment and test lab
  • Proficient in MS Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, etc.
  • Identify, communicate, and mitigate cost, schedule, and technical risks 
  • Participate in Job Hazard Assessments
  • 3+ years of experience in a testing environment and working with test equipment in the aerospace and/or reliability/environmental testing industry
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings, standards, and technical requirements
  • Demonstrated familiarity with LabVIEW data acquisition systems, data analysis, and data processing
  • Strong safety mindset and experience, including hands-on experience planning and conducting hazardous or critical operations
  • Applicant must be a United States citizen or permanent resident alien
  • 6+ years of direct hands-on experience in the aerospace and/or reliability testing industry
  • Previous experience operating test equipment of a similar magnitude
  • Skills using Creo or other modeling and drafting software
  • Proficient understanding of LabVIEW Data Acquisition systems and programming
  • Familiarity with IEST-STD-MIL-1246E Product Cleanliness Levels and Contamination Controls