Test Engineer , Aerospace Electronics Power Supply

Buena Park, CA 90620

Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Engineering Job Number: 16535 Pay Rate: 95K-115K

Job Description

Job Summary
The Senior Test Engineer is responsible for the development and execution of Acceptance Test Procedures (ATP), Manufacturing Test Procedures (MTP), Qualification Test Procedures (QTP), designing and building test equipment and writing Equipment Operating Instructions (EOI). This involves working with other departments within the organization to established user or customer requirements. This position is accountable for ensuring that the testing of products meets all customer specifications and that the test equipment is available in a timely manner.

Primary Responsibilities
· Prepares Acceptance Test Procedures, Manufacturing Test Procedures and Qualification Test Procedures according to specification input and Test Plans
· Designs test equipment to perform all test requirements and procedures
· Executes limited project management for test equipment fabrication
· Troubleshooting automated test equipment systems
· Drives Continuous Improvement (C/I) utilizing the Leach Operating System guidelines
· Maintain the highest ethical standards, even when challenged from above
· Understand and live by Leach’s ethics and business conduct policies
· Performs other duties as required

Basic Qualifications
· A Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or University in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science discipline
· 8 or more years of experience as a Test Engineer
· Must be outgoing, self-motivated, well organized, detail oriented, work well under pressure and a creative problem solver
· Must be familiar with aerospace and military standards including MIL-STD-180 and DO-160
· Working knowledge of environmental testing
· Proficiency with high level programming language such as LabVIEW and Visual C
· Proficiency using engineering tools such as schematic capture or CAD tools
· PC skills and proficient with Microsoft Office applications
· Strong communication skills – both verbal and written
· Project management of test engineering projects – moderate to complex
· Familiar with relevant Military and Industry Standards

Preferred Qualifications
· A Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent additional experience
· Significant test experience in the aerospace industry
· Familiarity with MIL-PRF-6106, MIL-PRF-9353 and Power Distribution Assemblies (PDA)
· Test experience with relays and contactors
· Test experience with high voltage and high current

As an individual contributor you will be expected to demonstrate the following
competencies: Customer Focus, Listening, Problem Solving, Action Oriented,
Composure, Functional/Technical Skills, Ethics and Values, Integrity and Trust and will
need to Value Diversity.

To comply with U.S. export laws and regulations, Leach International Corporation
operations in the U.S. may only employ “U.S. Persons” as defined by the International
Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).

Equal Opportunity Employer, Including Disability/Vets


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Meet Your Recruiter

Chris Kappes
Senior Executive VP, Marquee Workforce Solutions

Chris joins Marquee with over 20 years of experience in the industry, specializing in engineering and technical staffing within Aerospace, Medical Device, Robotics /Automation and Industrial Instrumentation industries.  Chris’s strong understanding of the product development process and correlating manufacturing requirements of his clients has supported the growth of many Southern California technology leaders.

Prior to joining Marquee, Chris was the Founder and President of Pacific Technical Search, Inc., an engineering and technical staffing firm servicing Southern California for 19 years.  His commitment to building long term partnerships with his clients and having an understanding of each of their unique staffing needs has led to outstanding results.  Originally from the East Coast, Chris earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Vermont where he played Division 1 basketball.   In his free time, Chris enjoys spending time with his wife and three children, surfing and making custom longboard skateboards.

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