Journeyman Test Engineer (San Diego, CA)

Trabus Technologies is accepting applications for a Journeyman Test Engineer (San Diego, CA)

TRABUS is looking for a Journeyman Test Engineer with a background in supporting the Department of Defense (DoD) and US Navy combat systems.  Our Journeyman Test Engineer will work closely with the development team and Senior Test Engineer to review, setup, and execute test cases. They will also setup and operate hardware, test, and support equipment to facilitate execution of test cases in order to promote quality and continuous improvement within the project. TRABUS is looking for someone willing to go beyond expectations and make a true difference.

Responsibilities include:

  • Operate sensors and systems and participate in “hands-on” testing involving Navy platforms.
  • Assigned systems include Radar, Identify Friend or Foe (IFF), data links, Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC), Anti-Submarine Warfare/Anti-Surface Warfare (ASW/ASUW) tactics, navigation, communication, armament, ordnance, flight station acoustics or non-acoustics sensors.
  • Interact with tactical computers and system computers, acoustic assignments, objectives, and necessary points of emphasis related to proposed enhancements and new capabilities.
  • You will be a good fit if you have the following qualifications/certifications:
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • At least five (5) years of experience in the engineering field testing DoD aircraft or weapons systems.
  • In-depth knowledge of how sensors are used on their resident platforms and sufficient background knowledge and experience to enable the projection of upgraded equipment into future mission requirements.
  • Ability to evaluate new or revised software that controls/responds to current hardware; evaluate proposed software that will control new hardware and demonstrated ability to test software.
  • Ability to analyze solutions, estimate problem impact on mission functions and provide an evaluation on the resulting solution.

We would expect you to have the following educational background, but appropriate experience (above) may outweigh the education requirements:

BS or BA degree in the field of Computer Science, Computer Technology, Information Systems Management, Cybersecurity, Mathematics, Physical Science, Physics, Statistics, Engineering Technology, Information Technology or Engineering.

This position requires you to have a Department of Defense Secret clearance, and US Citizenship is required.

Trabus Technologies (TRABUS) is a minority-owned, service-disabled veteran-owned small business (SDVOSB) headquartered in San Diego, California. Our company has been providing key solutions and unparalleled value in wireless technologies, cybersecurity and artificial intelligence to the federal government and private sector since 2010.

Our capabilities are widely diversified. From the development of emerging technologies that will revolutionize the wireless industry to engineering support services to the armed services, TRABUS is committed to solving real-world problems through technical innovation.

TRABUS has been recognized by “Inc. 5000” as one of the 5,000 fastest-growing, privately held small companies in the United States the last five years in a row.  TRABUS is a dynamic, forward thinking business ready to engage in and overcome our customers’ challenges.


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