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This role is within Textron System’s Applied Technologies & Advanced Programs division working with Common Unmanned Surface Vessel (CUSV) products. The CUSV is a cutting-edge product designed to sweep, hunt, and execute vital mine countermeasure programs to keep the fleet safe. Our team is made up of talented engineers and technicians passionate about solving challenging engineering problems in a marine environment. This role will travel a significant amount of time with our craft to waterfront test sites.
About This Role
We believe people should love what they do – in a Test Engineering role, you will be responsible for:
-Testing and integrating new technology into our family of USV products throughout the lifecycle of the program.
-Executing test engineering tasks – including (but not limited to) requirements analysis, design review support, formal validation planning, test, verification, risk management, and engineering analysis.
-Preparing and presenting test engineering work products – including (but not limited to) test plans, procedures, and reports to internal review teams and external customers.
-Serving as a resource to others within the department and the organization.
-Interacting daily with US Navy customers, program managers, planners, and technicians.
-Driving tasks to completion independently.
Education & Experience
Multiple Test Engineering positions are open within Textron Systems
For Level 1
-Bachelor's Degree in engineering (software, electrical, mechanical, systems, or computer engineering) or physical sciences with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
-Previous internships or related experience preferred
For Level 2
-Bachelor's Degree in engineering (software, electrical, mechanical, systems, or computer engineering) or physical sciences with 2 or more years related experience OR
-Master’s Degree in engineering, physical sciences or related field with 1-2+ years of related experience
For Level 3
-Bachelor’s Degree in engineering (software, electrical, mechanical, systems, or computer engineering) or physical sciences and a minimum 5 years of experience in a systems engineering or design engineering role required OR
-Master’s Degree in engineering or physical sciences with 3 or more years related experience.
-2 years demonstrated project leadership experience preferred
For Level 4
-Bachelor’s Degree in engineering (software, electrical, mechanical, systems, or computer engineering) or physical sciences and a minimum 9 years of experience in a systems engineering or design engineering role required OR
-Master’s Degree in engineering or physical sciences with 7 or more years related experience.
-5 years demonstrated project leadership experience preferred
All Systems positions require:
-Effective writing and presentation skills.
-A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office products (i.e., Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Visio).
-Experience with DOORS, JIRA, and MagicDraw (or equivalent) is strongly preferred.
-Experience in a DoD environment and model based systems engineering are preferred.
-Active Secret Clearance preferred; Secret eligibility required