UAV Test Engineer - Aerospace

  • Job Reference: 00000048-1
  • Date Posted: 24 December 2018
  • Recruiter: Coberon Chronos
  • Location: Phoenix AZ
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, IT & Tech
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Our client is a unique startup with an automated UAV solution for large industrial customers.They are looking for a UAV Test Engineer to join their team. The position is based in Scottsdale, AZ.

Our client has developed a pilotless automated UAV solution, the first of its kind in the global market. We provide an end-to-end, fully automatic UAV solution for collecting aerial data and gaining insights. Our industrial grade platform enables industries such as mining and oil & gas to access aerial data in a faster, safer, more efficient manner.

The ideal candidate should be a quick thinker, ambitious, and eager to learn as well as a team player. Additionally, the ideal candidate must never take no for an answer and always be willing to work hard to achieve under extreme circumstances.

Job Requirements:
5-10 years of experience in product Testing in the aerospace industry
5-10 years of experience in PCB testing
5-10 years of experience in manufacturing test for electro mechanics and electronics
Experience with robots, sensorics, industry automation and PLC
Understand testing uses and methods
Good Hadoop skills
At least 2 years of experience of working in an Agile, fast-paced environment
Excellent knowledge in testing skills (design test plan and test strategy, writing test cases, executing test cases)
Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
Great interpersonal and communication skills

Responsibilities
Develop test strategy
Write test specification with input and output requirements
Liaise between Manufacturing, Engineering, and contract manufacturers regarding development assembly
Analyze product testability and design test strategy
Conduct overall test coverage of the testing process
Ensure that the testing process is in line with product quality requirements
Monitor yields and improve testing process to achieve highest level of quality and minimum false rejects
Able to write and maintain test software for automated testers
Work close with test houses to develop test equipment
Responsible for timely execution of test equipment and production trials