This is a temporary position expected to last six months and supporting engineering team building and testing explosive detection systems (EDS) for aviation security.
Supports engineering activities such as design, test, verification, modification, fabrication, and assembly of prototype electro-mechanical systems or specialized test equipment. Works from schematics, diagrams, written and verbal descriptions, layouts or defined plans to perform testing, verification and troubleshooting functions. Performs operational test and fault isolation on systems and equipment. Assists in the design, construction, test and verification of test equipment.
The advanced engineering technician is a skilled specialist who completes tasks in resourceful and effective ways. The tasks may include:
Associates degree or equivalent and at least ten years of experience in related complex electronics systems. The advanced engineering technician requires very limited direction and provides a very high level of problem solving and productivity.