System and Environmental Test Engineer
Sterling Heights, MI
Coordinate Home office support activities with field test sites on programs.
Manage short term and long range planning for implementation of any test program objectives, costs and Client requirements needed to meet contractual performance schedules.
Develop/Update Vehicle Configuration Matrix for each variant
Working Knowledge of Data Acquisition systems and Instrumentation devices for full vehicle testing
Coordinate/perform environmental test activities for Engineering, Qualification, First Article and Control Test in-house/vendor.
Perform Failure Analysis as needed in-house/follow up at the vendor.
Review/develop and approve test plans, test reports, Failure analysis reports and Critical Item Development Specifications.
Evaluate/analyze test results.
Review impact on engineering change requests relative to verification test adequacy.
Prepare weekly status reports.
Office and laboratory environment with some shop and factory exposure.
Must have the ability to troubleshoot electrical/electronic circuits and perform failure analysis as needed.
Must have the ability to design mechanical fixtures and testing apparatuses.
Systems Engineering/ Integrated Product Development process knowledge preferred.
Familiar with military standard specifications: MIL-STD-810, MIL-HDBK-310, MIL-STD-961.
Good knowledge of various test equipment and test measurement methods and environmental exposure methods.
Understanding of digital electronics, automatic test equipment and software.
Strong communications skills required to include execution of presentations and briefings.
Excellent interpersonal and communication (oral and written) skills desired.
Bachelor’ s degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering; other technical degrees will be considered with relevant experience.
Must be able to obtain a secret clearance, when required.
Ability to meet ASR requirements in order to work in/on various vehicles.
Occasional travel required.
Personal computer skills: MS Office Suite, Lab View, Matlab, EVMS, ProE, Team Center preferred.
Related experience working with electrical circuits and/or mechanical design and reading of schematic diagrams/drawings on military platforms.
Amanda is proud to be a part of the Contract Professionals, Inc. team. Part of her job allows her to assist candidates with finding new career opportunities. However, as a CPI Technical Recruiter, the most rewarding part of her job is helping military veterans, as well as transitioning military personnel; leading them to a career path that utilizes their skills and experiences.
Amanda enjoys photography and all things outdoors. Amanda has played golf for her entire life. Her motto is "Golf is life!" When she was 18 years old, she achieved a hole-in-one on a 249-year par 4.
Amanda's most cherished place in the world is her family’s cabin in Vanderbilt, Michigan.