Test Engineer I

Employer
CAE Inc
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Oct 23, 2021
Closes
Oct 25, 2021
Ref
160425883
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Role and ResponsibilitiesSummaryDesigns; develops; and implements testing methods and equipment. Plans and arranges the labor; schedules; and equipment required for testing and evaluating standard and special devices. Provides test area with parameters for sample testing and specifies tests to be performed. Compiles data and defines changes required in testing equipment; testing procedures; manufacturing processes; or new testing requirements. Responsible for testing all customer samples and for special tests that cannot be performed in the test area. The Test Engineer is responsible for component and system test and repair of electrical and mechanical systems.Essential Duties and Responsibilities Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Compile data and define changes required in testing equipment, testing procedures, manufacturing processes, or new testing requirementsEvaluate, recommend, and justify technical approaches or solutions to projects and departmental proceduresConduct a variety of non-routine and non-repetitive operations for installation of electronic and mechanical assembliesTroubleshoot and perform maintenance procedures for reconfigurable simulatorsProvide inputs to technical documentsWork in an integrated product team environmentDevelop and document test methodologies and proceduresWork with hand toolsQualifications and Education RequirementsClearance requiredTravel 50%Able to read schematics, drawings, and follow modification instructionsAble to use various test equipment (multimeter, theodolite, oscilloscope, etc.)Able to use hand tools (screwdrivers, pliers, crimpers, etc.)Preferred SkillsBachelor's degree in any hard science or Mechanical/Electrical Engineering1 to 2 years' experience in flight simulation or a similar fieldAvionic systems troubleshooting/repairDiagnosing and troubleshooting network systems and/or computer networkingIndividual must be able to troubleshoot at a systems levelComfortable working with Windows and Lennox based computer systemsSecurity Responsibilities Must comply with all company security and data protection / usage policies and procedures. Personally responsible for proper marking and handling of all information and materials, in any form. Shall not divulge any information, or afford access, to other employees not having a need-to-know. Shall not divulge information outside company without management approval. All government and proprietary information will be accessed and stored electronically on company provided resources. Incumbent must be eligible for DoD Personal Security Clearance. Work EnvironmentThis job operates in a professional office and engineering lab environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, and photocopiers. This role also works with various aircraft simulator equipment (avionic cockpits, visual systems, electronic cabinets).Physical DemandsThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.Must be able to lift 25lbsMust be able to use laddersMust be able to use precision hand toolsMust be able to see colorsMust be able to discern various aircraft aural cuesOther DutiesPlease note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for their job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.CAE USA Inc. is an EOE/AA employer and gives consideration for employment to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here EEO is the Law poster .PAY TRANSPARENCY NONDISCRIMINATION PROVISION The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.#LI-BF1Position TypeRegularCAE thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted.Equal Employment OpportunityAt CAE, everyone is welcome to contribute to our success. With no exception.As captured in our overarching value "One CAE", we're proud to work as one passionate, boundaryless and inclusive team.At CAE, all employees are welcome regardless of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability or age.The masculine form may be used in this job description solely for ease of reading, but refers to men, women and the gender diverse.