BAE Systems Eng Sr - Test in Merrimack, New Hampshire

BAE Systems is seeking a Test Engineer to support RF-based and mixed technology test equipment and Product manufacturing in its Merrimack NH facility. Working as a key member of ECS Sustainment Technical Operations Team, the successful candidate will play a key role in supporting the needs of the warfighter. ECS Sustainment supports a variety of RF, Digital, Fiber Optic and mixed-technology products on Current and Legacy programs that are critical to our Customers. This position will include the following activities:

  • Provide Test Engineering Support on a variety of test stands, interface fixtures and peripherals used to test assemblies, modules and circuit cards spanning RF, Analog and Digital. Determine whether problems are related to UUT or to Test Equipment, working with production resources, engineering or others as needed.

  • Support test equipment maintenance and calibration efforts on test stations, interface fixtures, and cabling.

  • Develop a solid spares inventory strategy for test equipment, prioritizing and driving closure on gaps. Identify, validate, disposition repair and stage spare equipment so it is ready to support test systems critical to production.

  • Interface with various Engineering, Operations, Materials and other supporting groups to drive defect resolution to root cause

  • Identify opportunities to improve Test Stand uptime, decrease cost and improve throughput.

  • Review the technical content of test procedures, drawings, engineering specifications, reports, Engineering Change Orders, and other documentation.

  • Interface with governmental customers, auditors, and vendors as required.

  • Provide training and direct support to manufacturing personnel.

Minimum Education And Experience

Bachelor's Degree and 5 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills And Education

  • BSEE, BSET or similar electrical degree required

  • Experience supporting RF-based and mixed technology test equipment

  • Familiarity with a variety of communications protocols such as Ethernet, RS232, RS485, HotLink, and MIL-STD-1553.

  • Familiarity with the Microsoft Windows (XP, Windows 7) Operating Systems and software developed on these platforms

  • Demonstrated ability to debug test equipment failures including calibration issues.

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.

  • Solid teamwork skills

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Eng Sr - Test

Merrimack, New Hampshire