Mechanical Engineer 1
Irvine, CA 92612 US
Job Description Summary
Environmental Test Engineer conducts Environmental Testing on LRUs per DO-160 requirements including thermal, humidity, vibration, and liquid intrusion tests. Mechanical Engineering Degree or equivalent experience is acceptable. Ability to write test plans as part of a team including validating functional test procedures. Write test reports including compiling data logger thermal data and vibration data into tables and charts with detailed testing logs.
Perform thermal tests including programming thermal chambers and using data loggers to record component temperatures. Perform Vibration tests including setting up Line Replaceable Units (LRU) on vibe shaker, using vibration controller and using accelerometers to record test article response. Perform Liquid Intrusion tests per liquid intrusion procedure. Assemble and order materials for test setups, verify LRU operation by conducting functional testing per procedures using software commands while verifying functions with test equipment. In Microsoft Word write Qualification Test Procedures and Qualification Test Reports
Education and Required Experience • BS Engineering degree or 3 years of experience in an engineering lab environment preferable with Environmental testing • Experience using Test Equipment such as Analyzers for RF and ethernet, Oscilloscopes and DMM. • Microsoft Office with Word processing and Excel data manipulation skills Knowledge and Skills Requirements • Ability to plan engineering activities to perform and complete assigned tasks by project schedule requirements. • Ability to work cooperatively with others, follow verbal as well as written instructions and provide feedback and questions as needed. • Ability to communicate clearly, in English, both written and verbally to all levels of the organization including with external customers. • Fast learner able to pick up new skills and knowledge and self-starter able to get job completed without constant direction • Time management ability to handle multiple tasks and work on multiple projects. • Ability to accurately report on testing results to Mechanical, Electrical Engineers, Management and Project Managers using level of technical, or project terms required to meet need of audience. • Ability to utilize O365 including Teams, familiar with Jama and Jira.