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Senior Test Engineer

  • Location:

    Glendale, United States

  • Sector:

    Electrical Engineering

  • Contact:

    Priya Tharshan

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


A multi-site worldwide major supplier of systems and components for critical aerospace and defense applications is looking for a Senior Test Engineer to join the Engineering department at their Glendale, California site.

If you are a Senior Test Engineer with EMC experience, working for an aerospace organisation or similar environment and interested to find out more, please read on …

As a Senior Test Engineer, your responsibilities will be as follows:

  • Write test plans, procedures and reports-based test standards such as MIL-810, MIL-704, and DO-160
  • Design, fabrication, standardization, and documentation of EMC Test Fixtures
  • Collaborate with customers and engineers to establish/clarify test, qualification, verification and validation requirements
  • Participate in the estimation of costs and schedules to develop or upgrade test platforms
  • Perform detailed calculations to establish test equipment specifications and design margins
  • Work independently under minimal supervision and guidance to perform tasks of substantial complexity and to be capable of leading and coordinating the efforts of junior engineers

As the successful Senior Test Engineer, you’ll have:

  • Minimum 8 years’ working experience with developing and testing electronics assemblies, preferably in an engineering environment
  • Demonstrable troubleshooting experience related to failures during EMC testing of electronics HW design and at system test level
  • Demonstrable experience planning, executing and reporting EMI testing
  • Familiar with MIL-STD-461/462, RTCA/DO-160 test standards
  • Degree qualified in Electrical Engineering or other related Science/Engineering field or equivalent experience
  • Experience working for an aerospace or equivalent company
  • Strong problem-solving skills

Next Steps …

If you have the right skills and experience as a Senior Test Engineer and want to work for an aerospace business that embraces innovation and pushes technological boundaries, please apply now and we will be in touch within 2 working days to discuss further.

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