5 months ago
About the Organization
Astronics is a leading supplier of advanced technologies and products to the global aerospace, defense and semiconductor industries. Astronics' products and services include advanced, high-performance electrical power generation and distribution systems, seat motion solutions, lighting and safety systems, avionics products, aircraft structures, systems certification and automated test systems.
Astronics' strategy is to increase its value by developing technologies and capabilities, either internally or through acquisition, and using those capabilities to provide innovative solutions to its targeted markets and other markets where its technology can be beneficial.
Astronics, through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, has a reputation for high-quality designs, exceptional responsiveness, strong brand recognition and best-in-class manufacturing practices.
Astronics Advanced Electronic Systems (AES) is a division of Astronics Corporation (ATRO). AES is an industry leader in aircraft electrical power systems, including generation and distribution. Our markets include commercial transport (Boeing and Airbus), business jet (several), and military platforms. We are the world leader in in-seat power for laptops and other devices with our EMPOWER® product line. We are also a leading innovator of electronic circuit breakers and power distribution systems for business jets with our COREPOWER® product line. Astronics' revenues have grown at 28% average growth rate over the last 5 years. AES, based in Kirkland Washington, has over 500 employees, and has won awards as the best place to work on the Seattle Eastside for 11 years consecutively.
The main objective for the Engineering Technician 4 is to support transport aircraft equipment qualification testing to include electrical performance testing and environmental testing relating to advanced electrical power product development and DO-160.
* Assists engineers with the fabrication and assembly of electronic breadboards for prototype models from schematics, rough sketches, and verbal instructions
* Assemble, test and debug functional and acceptance test fixtures
* Perform modifications, testing and troubleshooting at the circuit card and component level
* Requires experience in usage of electronic test equipment
* Experience in board level and unit level testing and repair/rework
* Experience in using computer based tools to perform, document and track testing
Experience: 6 years related experience.
Education/Certification: Associates degree in technical discipline.
In summary, the successful candidate will have a significant impact to the growth of Astronics. This is an exciting position within a dynamic company that is excited about the long-term growth of aircraft electrical power systems and the long-term career development that can coincide with that growth.
Eligibility Requirement: Must be a US Person (under ITAR rules) to be eligible.
This position may require knowledge of SOX / 404 internal audit controls and related documentation.
Astronics AES is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.
Astronics AES is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities.
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We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.