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Integration & Test Engineer (Air Traffic Management)

East Syracuse, New York, United States of America
Closing date: 29 December 2022

Job Description:

Saab Inc.’s Surveillance U.S. Division is seeking motivated Integration and Test Engineers to work at our Headquarter facility in East Syracuse, NY.

Make an immediate impact by supporting the surveillance systems that encompass 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, Inc. 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.  As a member of the team, not only will you have the opportunity to support the integration and testing of these products for deployment to customers within the U.S., you will also learn the ins and outs of the products for career development.  The location of this position is flexible, depending on a candidate’s experience, with the ability to either work remotely (within the Northeast region) or onsite in the East Syracuse, NY office.

Responsibilities and development opportunities include:

  • Discovery, investigation, and solving of problems.

  • Working on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires review of various factors.

  • Developing, documenting, and executing test approaches and procedures.

  • Conducting and supporting system integration in a lab environment.

  • Assisting in hardware and software troubleshooting.

  • Conducting engineering dry runs, formal testing, and regression testing.

  • Creating test scenarios using various simulators.

  • Performing data analysis, preparing test briefings, and writing test reports.

  • The responsible for small projects or multiple tasks within functional discipline.

  • Interacting with internal and external customers on technical and programmatic issues.

This role is mostly software-focused, though there may be tasks involving electronics and RF equipment.

Skills and Experience:

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or higher from an accredited degree program, with a major in an engineering discipline, computer science, physics, or mathematics.

  • 0-3+ years of experience in a technical environment

  • The ability to be creative and solve problems

  • To be comfortable in a test lab environment

  • Experience with Microsoft tools and Microsoft Windows applications

  • Experience with testing a cloud service architecture

  • The 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

Desired:

  • Experience with software and hardware test methodologies and regression testing

  • Experience with software, hardware, and system integration activities

  • Familiarity with Unix, and/or Linux

  • Familiarity with MATLAB, DOORS, and JIRA

  • Experience with TCP/IP networking and protocols

  • Familiarity with Cloud Technologies, Kubernetes, Micro services, Docker, Cloud Storage, Cloud Networking, Python, Java, and/or C++

  • Familiarity with testing messaging middleware

  • Familiarity with operating electronic test gear such as oscilloscopes and waveform generators

  • Experience working in an agile development environment

  • Understanding of the use of configuration management, quality assurance, requirement management systems, and automatic testing tools

Citizenship Requirements:

Must be a U.S. citizen, Permanent Resident (green card holder), or protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3).

Pre-employment Screening Requirements:

As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to meet the following criteria: (i) pass a drug screen and (ii) be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus (unless granted an accommodation permitted by law and then in compliance with Saab’s requirements related to the accommodation, if any).

Benefits:

Saab provides an excellent working environment offering professional growth opportunities, competitive wages, work-life balance, business-casual atmosphere and comprehensive benefits:

  • Medical, vision and dental insurance for employees and dependents

  • Paid time off including: minimum of 3 weeks vacation, 5 floating holidays, 8 designated holidays, 3 weeks personal illness, bereavement, jury duty and disability

  • 401(k) with immediate vesting on employer match

  • Tuition assistance

  • Employee assistance programs

  • Employee stock purchase program with employer match

About Us:

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.