Electro-Optical, Infrared (EOIR) Test Engineer

Job Description

The EOIR Test Engineer is required to have experience with a diverse skillset to support multiple active programs within our organization. The EOIR Test Engineer will be an integral member of a joint Government and contractor team that operates in a very dynamic environment. The Advanced EO/IR Sensors Program delivers state-of-the-art EOIR solutions for extremely difficult problems. The engineer’s duties will include project management, system engineering and analysis.

Essential Functions

Application areas that are required include design, development and testing of electrical systems and sensors. The EOIR Test Engineer must be capable of developing test plans and approaches for advanced EOIR sensor concepts. Experience with test software (e.g. LabVIEW) is required. Experience with fiber optic sensors and fiber optical systems testing is a significant benefit. Excellent communication skills are a must, as is the ability to digest existing documentation and source code in order to support and advance existing systems. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Required Education and Experience: 

  • - Bachelor’s degree, or equitable experience

  • - Eight (8) years of electrical system design, development, and testing

  • - Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Department of Defense Security Clearance

Preferred Education and Experience: 

  • - Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering

  • - 10+ years of experience

  • - Current U.S. Department of Defense Security Clearance

Primary Location: 

Chantilly, Virginia


Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-area and overnight travel may be required

ATA is an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability employer. Please send all resumes, including cover letters, to Human Resources at Applied Technology Associates, 1300 Britt Street SE, Albuquerque, NM 87123. You may also fax them to (505) 998-2397, or e-mail them to  PLEASE REFER TO DOCKET No. ATA20190223.

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