Entegee Test Technician - 2nd Shift /3rd Shift - 53020733 - MG in Dulles, Virginia

Test Technician - 2nd Shift /3rd Shift - 53020733 - MG

Job Code: 53020733Job Location: Dulles, VACategory: TechniciansLast Updated: 08/30/2016Apply Now!

Job Description:

Daily responsibilities will require direct contact with satellite space flight hardware and electrical ground support equipment (EGSE). Candidate under limited supervision will be responsible for certification and setup of EGSE; Electrical integration and safe to mate of components; component and system level spacecraft test activities. Working in small groups, the candidate must be able to take direction and utilize basic electronic training and experience to support integration and test activities. Required skills include the ability to communicate clearly, and to use critical thinking to troubleshoot problems. International travel to support launch campaigns will be required. Shift and weekend work to support testing will be required.

Specific duties -

• Electrical checkout, integration, and test of flight hardware

• Certification and maintenance of Electrical Ground Support Equipment (EGSE)

• Component and System level spacecraft testing

• Execution of satellite test scripts using spacecraft command and telemetry ground system

• Support launch campaign system testing and final vehicle preparation at launch sites

• Troubleshoot EGSE and spacecraft discrepancies as needed

• Support RF payload group testing

• Learn and develop proficiency on ground command and telemetry support systems

• Evaluate and implement Lean solutions to decrease test cycle times

• Mentoring of Junior Technicians

• Supporting Complex Troubleshooting of EGSE and Space Craft Systems

• Fabrication Experience with cable harness and cable connector assembly and repair


Required Qualifications:

• 2 Year Associates Bachelor's Degree or Military Electronics Experience

Preferred Qualifications for Job Post:

• Familiarity with Electrical Test Equipment (oscopes, DMM’s, Function generators, etc.)

• Troubleshooting of Electronic Components

• Previous Fabrication and assembly experience

• Desire or ability to work on a 2nd Shift/ 3rd Shift basis as primary shift

For more information about this position, please contact the Entegee New Hope, MN office at 763-577-9000 or techteam@entegee.com.

Please reference job # 53020733MG

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