Principal Test Engineer Job

Job ID: GMR20160408-36152

Orbital ATK is currently seeking an experienced Principal Test Engineer for our Plymouth, MN office.

With annual revenues in of nearly $4.5 billion, over 12,000 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission — whether it’s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world’s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation’s largest manufacturer of ammunition.

Position Summary:

Design and development of test equipment (including software) for the testing of circuit cards, subassemblies, subsystems and/or full up systems.

Required Skills:

• BS & 7 years, Masters & 5 years or PhD & 2 years or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• HP3070 ICT training/Experience
• National Instruments LabVIEW Intermediate 1 and Intermediate 2 –National Instruments TestStand or equivalent LabVIEW experience.

Preferred Skills:

BS in Electrical Engineering

Special Test Equipment Development Skills:

• HP3070 test fixture/test software development.
• Working knowledge with PXI and rack and stack equipment.
• Hardware in-the Loop (HIL) experience.

Software Knowledge: National Instruments Test Stand, Labview, Labview Real-Time, PCB123 and Microsoft Office programs.

Experience with power electronics, controls, analog circuits, digital signal processing, linear systems, optics, infrared, A/D converters, D/A converters, serial data buses and real time control systems.

Orbital ATK Defense Systems Group is an industry leader in ammunition, precision and strike weapons, missile-warning solutions, and tactical rocket motors across air, sea and land-based systems. We are the largest U.S. producer of small-caliber ammunition, as well as a leading producer of medium- and large-caliber ammunition and medium-caliber gun systems. Orbital ATK Defense Systems also develops advanced capabilities for missile-defense interceptors, fuzing and warheads, weaponized special-mission aircraft, and propulsion/controls.

If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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