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INSTRUMENTATION ENGINEER

Job Title: INSTRUMENTATION ENGINEER
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hawthorne, CA, United States
Industry:
Salary: NEG
Start Date: 1 month
REF: SXINSTRUENG-HL
Contact Name: Holly
Contact Email: holly@intelletec.com
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design, build, integrate, and database cutting edge flight instrumentation systems that meets analyst’s data needs.
  • Rapidly resolve novel instrumentation challenges
  • Troubleshoot acceleration, pressure, acoustic, strain, position and thermal sensors
  • Hands-on hardware integration
  • Streamline/automate processes and systems to handle several vehicles in parallel
  • Lead interdisciplinary teams
  • Execute flight instrumentation systems from start-to-finish (system design, sensor selection/customization, installation, testing, data analysis, and report generation)
  • Provide design and production guidelines, requirements, and procedures to design and manufacturing engineers
  • Develop sensor and data databases
  • Customize and qualify vendor components for SpaceX applications.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum BS in Engineering or related discipline
  • Experience identifying and fixing sensor issues
  • Self-motivated with strong organizational, communication and documentation skills
  • A “can do” attitude and the ability/enthusiasm necessary to work in a unique, fast-paced environment
  • Enjoy troubleshooting and detail oriented work
  • Demonstrated leadership skills

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience conducting large scale and high channel count field or flight tests with accelerometers, pressure transducers, strain gauges, thermocouples, and RTDs.
  • Flight test experience.
  • Experience in automotive, aerospace, aircraft, or civil dynamics or instrumentation
  • Experience with vehicle structural health monitoring
  • Experience with Matlab, Excel, LabVIEW, databases, web APIs, Python, SQL, flask, regular expressions, and National Instruments hardware
  • Strong enthusiasm for technology