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Avionics Integration Engineer

Avionics Integration Engineer

Job ID 
2017-3763
Job Locations 
US-LA-New Orleans
Category 
Engineering

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Overview

Geocent's Aerospace & Defense Engineering Sector offers exciting and challenging opportunities in the Space and Missile Defense Industry. Geocent employees across the country subscribe to the company's culture of focusing on results when serving our large, diverse group of clients nationwide.

Responsibilities

  • Research specific rocket functionality in the areas of avionics and electrical systems and develop a detailed understanding of how the functionality is intended to work based on specifications and drawings.
  • Develop an approach to drive the necessary testing through the use of Electrical Ground Support Equipment (EGSE) which connects to the core stage rocket through a series of external interfaces, and uses simulated capability to drive the interfaces and then collects responses and data from the vehicle for analysis and verification. 
  • Prior experience with test scripting and XML and/or other software experience is highly desired.
  • The test engineer will be responsible for the development of their own scripts and for defining the custom displays required on test execution. 
  • Required to dry run and demonstrate that his procedures, scripts and displays successfully execute in both our Avionics Integration Lab and the NASA Systems Integration Laboratory.

Qualifications

BSEE and 5+ years of experience or MSEE and 3+ years of experience.

BSEE and 10+ years of experience or MSEE and 7+ years of experience.

 

Prior experience working with rocket systems, propulsion and hydraulic systems, space systems, avionics systems, and performing functional and/or acceptance test would all be considered to be assets for this position.

 

Experience with messaging standards such as 1553, RS422, RS485, IRIG and ethernet is desirable. 

 

U.S. Citizen only for Federal Clearance Requirement

 

Geocent is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin