The successful applicant will provide system level expertise in
mechatronics and test systems to the engineering team. This
position will be a critical member of the design project team. The
position requires a broad range of expertise; ability to work with
minimal supervision; follow high-level directions; complete
assignments on time and accurately; positive attitude; possess
excellent troubleshooting skills, and bring out the best in other
team members. While not being the lead expert in all areas, the
successful applicant will have a strong diverse technical
background in mechanical, electrical, or computer engineering. They
will also have an intimate knowledge of how these disciplines play
together. The System Engineer will collaborate between the
engineering team members and program management to ensure the
customer receives a solution that meets their requirements.
Conceptualize systems and perform detail design and
Develop specifications, test plans and other technical
Perform system-level design (i.e. top-level diagrams); hardware
design (i.e. schematics & wire lists). The assignment may also
require software design (i.e. write code, write test programs);
Develop test equipment requirements, proposals and compliance
Participate in design reviews and product development
Lead challenging problem solving efforts for internal teams and
Provide expertise to the integration team and customer support
Ensure compliance with ISO 9001 requirements.
Initiate, lead, and implement continuous improvement activities
to achieve profitability and improve quality.
Other duties as assigned.
B.S. or equivalent in Engineering
At least 5 years of experience in mechatronics preferably with
exposure to inertial sensors/systems testing, control systems,
and/or the aerospace or military domains
Experience in test engineering is a plus
Ability to travel (domestic and internationally) and obtain a
Ability to obtain a security clearance
This position requires the employee to work in a restricted
facility that requires US citizenship or Permanent Residence (Green
Must possess skills or ability to learn quickly in the following
areas of Mechatronics:
o Mechanical Structures/Bearings
o Feedback Devices
o Industrial Electronics
o Control Systems
o Temperature and Process Controls
o Experience with one or more of the following: Python, C,
LabWindows, TestStand, or LabVIEW, C++, C#, Assembly languages, or
database programming, ORCAD; Hardware/software integration
o Experience with one of the following: Matlab and Mathcad
o General Software Familiarity
Work with individual project team members to help them problem
solve from a system’s perspective
Ability to work in a customer environment and interface directly
with the customer.
Excellent verbal/written communication skills.
Excellent problem solving, interpersonal, and conflict
Team building skills.
Ability to lift or move equipment/materials weighing up to 40
Ability to work for extended periods at computer
Ability to kneel, crouch and reach.