9 months ago
Integration Engineer 1
About the Organization
Astronics Corporation is a leading supplier of advanced technologies and products to the global aerospace, defense and semiconductor industries. Astronics' products include advanced, high-performance electrical power generation and distribution systems, lighting and safety systems, avionics products, aircraft structures, engineering design and systems certification, and automatic 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 Corporation, through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, has a reputation for high-quality designs, exceptional responsiveness, strong brand recognition and best-in-class manufacturing practices.
Integration Engineer 1
The overriding business objective for the Integration Engineer I will be to learn the design, development, and test of innovative aircraft Power Systems. The key performance objectives for this position are described below:
Develop Innovative Power Systems. The successful Integration Engineer I will leverage their education to learn how to integrate and verify new technology electrical power systems which offer substantial benefits in weight, cost, and/or reliability over traditional approaches. The Engineer will perform detailed design, analysis, testing, and draft the documentation required to successfully launch new products. Engineering technicians, mechanical engineers, and program managers will be provided as support in a team approach. The successful Integration Engineer I will develop the skills needed to troubleshoot AC-DC, DC-DC, DC-AC power conversion, PCB layout, EMI filtering, and power distribution systems. The successful Integration Engineer 1 will have well-rounded skills including schematic design, PCB layout, software development, test equipment usage and control, and mechanical aptitude, in order to develop the tools and procedures to integrate and verify Astronics innovative power systems. We are looking for high performance engineers with a desire to learn power system product and test equipment development. It is expected within 3 months of hire, the Integration Engineer I will be contributing to the successful development or qualification of an aircraft power product. Within 12 months, it is expected that they can take on a significant portion of the integration and test activities on their own.
High Performance Team Environment. Astronics AES is known as one of the best places to work in the Seattle area. Working in a highly productive team environment is key to our success. The successful Integration Engineer I will work in a cross functional team, including design engineers, technicians, mechanical engineers, program management, software, manufacturing, and supply chain to achieve success. The ability to work in a positive team atmosphere is critical to success.
Mentorship and Learning. The Integration Engineer I will develop a collaborative relationship with more experienced systems engineering staff at Astronics to learn from their technical guidance, mentorship, and peer reviews. Evidence of success will be gaining independence in the development process and becoming a contributing member of the team.
Education: Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering and/or other technical degree.
In summary, growing key talent and assuring the quality of our designs are critical to the success of Astronics. The Integration Engineer I will have a significant opportunity for personal development and contribution to the success of our company. The ability to create innovative designs, often flight critical in harsh airborne environments, is the long term goal for this position. Astronics is a dynamic company that is excited about the evolution of aircraft electrical power systems and the career path development that can coincide with that advancement in technology.
Eligibility Requirement: Must be a US Person (under ITAR rules) to be eligible
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.
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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.