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Space Dynamics Laboratory Engineer - Calibration Test in NORTH LOGAN, Utah

Calibration Test Engineer .and.ndash; Hypersonic Window Material Testing.and.nbsp;The Space Dynamics Laboratory (SDL) is seeking a calibration test engineer to support our engineering teams in the development of hypersonic materials testing. The selected candidate should have expertise in design, development, testing, and fielding of complex electro-optical systems..and.nbsp;SDL, a University Affiliated Research Center, has been developing innovative technologies and solutions for cutting-edge DoD and intelligence programs for almost six decades. Our expertise is in space and airborne IR, VIS, UV, and RF sensors, small satellite technologies, test and calibration, cybersecurity, data visualization and assurance, and ground stations..and.nbsp;Key Responsibilities:.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp;Setup and test IR Window materials in a laboratory environment.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp;Perform material testing by following procedures and documenting as-run tests.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp;Plan, coordinate, and facilitate new and on-going IR Window materials test campaigns.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp;Design, build, and integrate new test facility to augment current laboratory capabilities.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp;Analyze results using software tools such as MATLAB.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp;Writing technical reports, presentations, plans, .and.amp; procedures.and.nbsp;Required Qualifications:.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp;BS degree in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Optics, Material Science or related field.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp;Experience with IR-optical systems, design, and testing.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp;Experience with material science-IR Window materials, vacuum systems, high temperature systems.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp;Experience with laser instrumentation design and development.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp;Demonstrated proficiency communicating clearly with personnel of varying technical and professional backgrounds.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp; Proven proficiency as a creative thinker and problem-solver.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp;Must be a US citizen and be able to obtain a US government security clearance.and.nbsp;Preferred Qualifications:.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp; Experience supporting test design techniques in the investigation and solutions of electro optical problems.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp; Experience with data collection, test set up, test automation, and execution.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp; Experience with interferometers, laser, and vacuum testing.and.middot;.and.nbsp; .and.nbsp; Knowledge of thermal, mechanical, and space environment effects of optical systems