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Lead Test Engineer

Government and Military

Engineer, Aerospace


Odon, Indiana, United States

Job Summary

Amentum is seeking a Lead Test Engineer to join our team in Odon, Indiana.

We are pipelining candidates for a future role.

As a Lead Test Engineer, you will leverage instrumentation and software knowledge to become a subject matter expert (SME) in the hardware and software of large plant control system; including serving as the leader and SME overall responsible for a 3-5 person team working the design acceptance, installation, and sustainment of the sensors, signals, cabling, junction boxes, I/O devices, and software.


  • Work with test parameter inputs, manipulate, and troubleshoot end-to-end diagnostics on a Control and Data Acquisition system to perform accurate, timely testing
  • Lead a team to build test configurations, troubleshoot data acquisition channels and code, collect test data and post processing test data
  • Mentor and task instrumentation team in day-to-day activities including integration and operation of multiple software and hardware systems
  • Influence software design for field use
  • Manage test configuration database and data acquisition documentation

Interested, but not local? Apply and let us talk with you about options.

Minimum Requirements

  • 8 years or more of professional and relevant experience in a test facility or test environment
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering, and Computer Science or related field
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance prior to hire
  • Must be a United States Citizen
  • Hands on experience with instrumentation and troubleshooting
  • 2-3 years’ experience with National Instrument Products (LabVIEW)
  • Demonstrated leadership skills through professional experience
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills developed through professional experience
  • Exceptional communication and collaborative skills in working with cross functional team developed through professional experience
  • Approximately 40% domestic travel required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Allen Bradley or Siemens PLCs
  • Experience with MATLAB