Associate Integration & Test Engineer
Saab in East Syracuse, NY is seeking an Associate (Entry-Level) Integration & Test Engineer for FAA Programs. The business encompasses all forms of detecting and tracking aircraft while in flight and on the surface of airports, including radar, multilateration, and Automatic Dependent Surveillance - Broadcast. Saab specializes in the design and deployment of these solutions, the development of integrated surveillance systems, and the fusion and display of the information each creates. This position will support the integration and testing of these products for deployment to the FAA.
Responsibilities and learning opportunities include:
Develop, document, and execute test approaches and procedures for hardware, software, and system level testing.
Discover, investigate, and solve problems.
Conduct engineering dry runs, formal testing, and regression testing.
Perform data analysis, prepare test briefings, and write test reports.
Conduct and support system integration in a lab environment.
Assist in hardware and software troubleshooting.
Generate and investigate problem reports.
Create test scenarios using various simulators.
Work in accordance with standard operating procedures.
Work on problems of limited to moderate scope.
Interact with internal and external customers on technical and programmatic issues.
Note: this is not an aerospace/avionics engineering position. Work is mostly software-focused, though there may be tasks involving electronics and RF equipment.
Skills and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in an Engineering discipline, Computer Science, Physics or Mathematics in required. Master's degree is a plus.
Prior intern/co-op experience in an Engineering environment and/or relevant coursework experience.
Experience with Microsoft tools and Microsoft Windows applications.
Ability to manage a dynamic workload in a fast-paced environment.
Clear, concise, and correct written and oral communication, including grammar, spelling, and composition.
High standards of quality and attention to detail.
Experience with software, hardware, and system test methodologies and regression testing is desired.
Experience with software, hardware, and system integration activities is desired.
Desired experience using the following: Unix and/or Linux, MATLAB, DOORS and JIRA.
Familiarity with TCP/IP networking and protocols.
Familiarity with Python, Java, and/or C++.
Understanding of the use of configuration management, quality assurance, requirement management systems, and automatic testing tools preferred.
Must be a U.S. citizen, Permanent Resident (green card holder), or protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3). As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a background check that will include, at a minimum, a criminal record check, education and employment verification.
Saab is a global defense and security company operating in the fields of air, land and naval defense, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number approximately 17,000 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development.
Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and offer unlimited opportunities for advancing in your career. We are also a company that respects each person’s needs and encourage employees to lead a balanced, rewarding life beyond work. Saab values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran, disability status, or any other federal, state, or locally protected category.