The Boeing Company’s Smithfield, PA location is seeking qualified Test Engineers for its RF related products and antennas. The ideal candidate shall have experience designing, maintaining and troubleshooting RF Devices and test equipment operating throughout the RF spectrum. Operating knowledge of PNA’s, VNA’s, Power Meters, Signal Generators and Spectrum Analyzers is a must. Ability to troubleshoot and solve issues with test code in LabVIEW is desired. The Test Engineer will work as part of a team of Test, Manufacturing and Design engineers on a variety of RF related systems. Some travel may be required to Boeing Company as well as Customer locations.
Supports the development and verification of test methods. Develops detailed test procedures, and instrumentation and configuration definition, needed to perform the test and minimize risk within the constraints of the test plan. Develops solutions to calibration systems problems of limited scope and impact. Designs test hardware, software and systems to achieve test requirements. Uses analytical tools to verify the design. Analyzes, processes, and formats data to customer requirements. Reviews test data, including off-nominal data, for accuracy, quality and/or fidelity prior to delivery to customer. Prepares and publishes test reports to document test results and satisfy requirements. Presents test results internally. Archives data and reports. Trains others. Works under general direction.
Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.
This position requires an active (or ability to obtain) U.S. Security Clearance, for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.
Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's and 5 or more years' experience, Master's degree with 3 or more years' experience or PhD degree with experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
•3 or more years of experience writing Mil-Std compliant test plans, procedures and reports
•3 or more years of experience designing and maintaining automated and semi-automated test equipment
•Experience with engineering decision making, planning and organizing, and some Project Management experience
•Experience and expertise in Engineering Test Techniques, Project Leadership and Test Configuration Control
•Experience in the use of electrical test equipment such as digital multi-meter, spectrum analyzer, signal generator, vector network Analyzer and oscilloscope.
•Experience do you have with RF (Radio Frequency) measurements and testing.
•Experience working on integrated test teams
•Experience writing, debugging and maintaining test software in C++, LabView or Visual Basic
•Experience generating circuit schematics and design circuit cards for test equipment purposes
•Experience with Mil-Std 810 environmental qualification testing
•Experience writing DITMCO or Cirris cable testing applications
•Current TS/SCI Clearance is preferred but not required