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Senior Satellite Test Engineer

Cambridge, ON
  • To be discussed
  • As soon as possible

Join a team recognized for leadership, innovation and diversity

Join a team that designs, develops and integrates highly complex systems for space within Honeywell Aerospace.  As the Satellite Integration and Test Lead, you will lead a cross-functional team of Mechanical, Electrical, Attitude Orbit Control and System engineers in the initial integration and test of a Satellite Integrated Attitude and Orbital Control System (AOCS) and then support production of that integrated satellite assembly for a constellation of satellites.  The Integrated AOCS consists of vehicle sensors (e.g. Star Trackers, Sun Sensors, Rate Gyros, Magnetometers, GPS, etc.) On-Board Computers, actuators (e.g. Reaction Wheel Assemblies, Torque Rods, etc.) and associated software.


·       Direct and generate manufacturing, assembly, integration and test plan and procedures for the integrated AOCS,

·       Identify critical GSE, scheduling and budgeting (TBC)

·       Direct integration and test activities for the Integrated AOCS

·       Direct Integrated AOCS verification and environmental qualification

·       Determining required test facilities

·       Delivery of  Integrated AOCS test benches & simulators to the Factory

·       Delivery of  Integrated AOCS test benches & simulators to the Customer

·       Assignment of resource for Vehicle Integration and Factory Support and On-Orbital Support

·       Creation and execution of Engineering Capital Plan

·       Supporting proposals, costing and planning of projects

·       Moderate travel to customer, Honeywell and subcontractor sites expected (local and international)

·       The Honeywell building is a controlled goods program environment. Candidates must be eligible for CGP clearance.


· Technical degree/diploma

· Minimum 7 years experience in an assembly, integration and test role within Space or other Hi-Reliability industry

· Minimum 7 years of experience with NASA/ECSS/CSA and/or NewSpace satellite verification and validation standards


· Energetic, self-motivated and highly organized. 

· Experience with one or more of the following

· Digital and Analog testing on Satellite system

· Mechanical and Thermal testing on Satellite system

· Satellite system testing 

· Experience working both independently and as team leader in a hands-on role in space product integration and test.

· Experience with electrical, mechanical design, industrial design, clean room work

· Experience with integrated AOCS testing

· Passion to develop solutions and trouble shoot problems. 

· Developing software and hardware for space and similar harsh environments.

· Electrical hardware and test equipment design, build and test experience

· Environmental testing experience (TVAC, Vibration, Shock, EMI, EMC, Mechanical properties, Radiation).

· SAP or similar business software

· Team Center or similar PDM experience

Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities under the Ontario Human Rights Code 

Additional Information
  • JOB ID: HRD160300
  • Category: Engineering
  • Location: 155-165 Sheldon Dr,Cambridge,Ontario,N1R 7H6,Canada
  • Exempt


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