Position would require the candidate to be a W2 employee of Donatech
US Citizenship Only
Under limited supervision, this position provides a variety of high-level comprehensive engineering services to both internal and external customers in factory and in the field. This position will be required to work on high-powered electronic equipment in an industrial environment, aboard ships, as well as commercial facilities. This role will be required to perform emergency and scheduled maintenance and assist in the removal, modernization, and installation of customer equipment and may be required to troubleshoot equipment down to component board level. While in factory, this role will aid in a variety of test engineering tasks utilizing acquired Electrical Engineering skills and general testing equipment including but not limited to: evaluation, troubleshooting, integration, and testing of new and returned assemblies associated with the company's military product lines. Must be able to read and interpret schematics, wiring diagrams and installation drawings. This position may be required to travel for field activities, as needed. Familiarity with Nuclear Navy principles and regulations desired. Must be able to document all test findings, status and initiate procedure changes as required by company procedures.
General Duties and Responsibilities:
o Apply electronic theory and knowledge to perform operational tests, gather data, analyze faults, and perform repair/upgrade in company military product lines utilizing all available documentation. This will encompass equipment in all phases of product lifecycle, including: prototype and pre-production, production, and fielded equipment and will typically include: PWAs, Subassemblies, Modules and completed Systems, Test Equipment, and proprietary Test Fixtures and Test Sets.
o Troubleshoot problems and perform repairs, tests, and alignments to other company equipment. This includes analog and digital circuitry and appropriate mechanical adjustments.
o Assists in special reports, engineering changes, failure analysis and any other requirements for product improvement and quality. Supports engineering for any required testing, including Qualification testing.
o Attend training courses on theory and operation of power equipment as scheduled and improve current knowledge of state-of-the-art components products.
o Responsible for following all proper safety requirements.
o Identifies non-conforming material and initiates Material Discrepancy Reports, FR/FF reports in TipQA, and Break-Out Shop Orders, as applicable.
o Programs and verifies programmable integrated circuits using approved procedures and Quality Assurance software.
o Identifies and initiates changes to test documents using a Quality Test Change Request form.
o Documents information for failure analysis and reporting using the Failure Reporting and Corrective Action System and Failure Analysis Reports.
o Must be able to provide field service support bringing new products or product enhancements to market as well as the entire product development life cycle. Supporting member of engineering team from requirements and concepts through design, integration, and verification/validation.
o Performs field service activities (e.g. verification/validation activities, field change instruction development, tech manual development and markups) in the support of engineering projects or programs.
o Assists in the installation of customer equipment and on-site acceptance testing.
o Complete and submit expense reports and any other associated paperwork covering activities in the field.
o Assists with proper preparation prior to responding to any field effort, including but not limited to; travel requests, security information, checking of test records, installation records, required tools, and any previous modifications.
o Travel from assigned territory as required.
Performs other duties and functions as required.
Technical Functional skills:
Must have experience and/or training with digital and analog circuitry as it applies to power equipment. Broad-based technical knowledge and experience troubleshooting and repairing power generating and distribution systems desired. Previous equipment experiences preferred.
Graduate of military technical trade schools (e.g. Navy Nuclear Power School (ET or EM), Navy Aegis C school, etc.) with relevant experience in maintenance and operations desired.
Demonstrated experience with Nuclear Navy Processes and Procedures (including Verbatim Compliance) desired.
Bachelors Degree and a minimum of 2 years of prior related experience; or 2 years post-Secondary/ Associates Degree or equivalent military trade school and a minimum of 6 years of prior related experience; or Graduate Degree or equivalent with 0 to 2 years of prior related experience.