Senior Test Design Engineer


Job Description
What's it like realizing your potential at an innovative company that takes on some of the world's most important challenges? Rewarding. As part of our Countermeasure & Electromagnetic Attack Solutions (CEMA) Test Design Engineering team, you'll join a diverse group of driven professionals who design the test solutions that support our mission critical products and systems.

We are looking for a Test Design Engineer to add their skills to our integrated test engineering team.
As a Senior Test Design Engineer, you will:
  • Collaborate with Systems and Hardware Engineering to development requirements specific to your program needs
  • Design test solutions, capabilities, test equipment stations, and associated interface test adapters, both hardware and software
  • Integrate, deploy, and support test solutions throughout the lifecycle of the products they support
  • Interface with and support the manufacturing team during production efforts
BAE Systems, Inc.'s CEMA Business Area line develops systems which protect our warfighters and bring them home safely. Whether you are inspired by the mission, the innovative technology, the cooperative working environment, or our company's commitment to work-life balance, you can find a place on our team.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Demonstrated ability in designing, developing, integrating, and deploying test solutions
  • Experience in assessing requirements, generating test plans and procedures, designing solutions needed for Thermal Shock, ESS, and ATP Tests
  • Good communication skills including interpersonal communication and team communication
  • Ability to troubleshoot Mechanical and Electrical Problems


Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related STEM field with 8+ years related experience; or Master's degree and 6+ years related experience.
  • Experience developing test products using C-based software and various script-based languages , preferably National Instruments (NI) LabWindows/CVI and TestStand
  • Experience supporting inter and multi-disciplinary teams consisting of mechanical, electrical, optical, software, systems, and test engineers
  • Experience with various test equipment such as: Power Supplies, Digital I/O, Oscilloscopes, Switch Matrices, DMMs, Counter/Timers, Thermal Controllers, from various manufacturers including Keysight, National Instruments, Ametek, Teradyne, Tektronix, Thermotron, Tenney, VTI
  • Experience with or exposure to Cost Account Management



About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.