Aerojet Rocketdyne Coleman Aerospace (ARCA) is looking for an Associate Telemetry Engineer for its Orlando, FL location.
The Coleman Aerospace Telemetry Team is responsible for the design, implementation, testing, and operation of telemetry systems used for the collection of launch vehicle data during ground testing and flight.
The successful candidate will be self-motivated, detail oriented, and able to work both independently and within a team environment.
This current opening may be filled at this level as posted or at one level higher.
This self-motivated individual will work with PCM based telemetry systems which includes telemetry stream design, database development, and data post-processing. Additionally, this candidate will support the generation of telemetry displays based on the needs of the real-time data reviewers for each mission.
40% - Work with complex telemetry systems consisting of encoders, transmitters, encrypters, decryptors, and decommutators.
20% - Implement telemetry PCM encoder and decommutator databases.
20% - Interpret wiring diagrams for troubleshooting and ability to understand data flow within a telemetry system.
20% - Support data post-processing by updating and maintaining reduction tools developed by ARCA and written in C/C++.
Requires a Bachelor's degree in a related engineering discipline.
Work Environment and Physical Requirements:
Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit and to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 15 pounds; may require minimal walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.