Job Description

Job LocationsUS-MO-Joplin - Crossroads
Job ID
2024-2739
# of Openings
1
Category
Test Engineering

Overview

ABOUT EAGLEPICHER

EaglePicher Technologies is driving the electrification of defense, aviation and space. We provide the broadest range of battery systems in the world for the most demanding applications. We develop leading-edge products that make drones fly higher, undersea vessels run longer, aircraft fly farther, rockets launch safely and satellites operate longer. With our cutting-edge research and manufacturing, we continue to set new standards in the industry. For 100 years, we have provided mission-critical power solutions to the defense, aviation and space markets. EaglePicher’s batteries power more than 85 percent of U.S. missile and munition programs and are a key component of the U.S. space program, powering the Mars Rovers and the next crewed mission to the moon. EaglePicher provides custom battery assemblies, battery management systems, pyrotechnic devices and other power solutions.

Our employees are passionate, dedicated and empowered to realize our vision. We strive for the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds personalities and perspectives, and to ensure this works, we create an inclusive work environment that places a premium on communication and collaboration. At EaglePicher, we will give you the opportunity to harness all that is within you with access to the latest tools, information and training.

EaglePicher is headquartered in St. Louis, MO with manufacturing and research and development facilities in Joplin, MO, Seneca, MO, Pittsburg, KS, East Greenwich, RI and in Southbridge, MA.

For more information visit www.eaglepicher.com

ABOUT THE POSITION

The Test Manager/Test Engineer will be responsible for Lab operations and scheduling, and be the technical leader for the test Lab. This position will oversee development of test equipment, test system automation, and future software strategies that enable safe, efficient flow of Space, Defense, and Aircraft cells and batteries from manufacturing to test. Strategic planning will be crucial for anticipated test facility growth over the next several years.

Responsibilities

The core responsibilities of this position are:

  • Develop comprehensive test methods and documentation that allows safe, efficient, flow of testing for cells and batteries at the Test Labs. These will support a variety of manufacturing quantities including low rate to high rate production.
  • Support a balance of test system commonality and automation with low cost solutions and sustainable components.
  • Collaborate with a multiple functional groups including Manufacturing, Engineering, Program Management, and Quality professionals to maintain product integrity through testing.
  • Document test configurations, assist with procedure reviews and train lab personnel in their use.
  • Develop test plans, procedures, reports and oversee their execution.
  • Publish and maintain progress to schedules and testing status for facility stakeholders
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • U.S. Persons
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related discipline.
  • Time in equivalent field as a lead, supervisor, or manager considered toward above qualification.
  • Ability and experience working in a collaborative cross-disciplinary environment.
  • Hands on experience with a variety of test equipment and systems used in battery testing desirable.
  • Experience with National Instruments and PLC’s a plus.
  • Experience with transition of products from development to full production valued.
  • Ability to work independently and report progress and critical project parameters to next level supervisor.

PERKS OF BEING AN EAGLEPICHER EMPLOYEE
Some of the great things about being an EaglePicher employee include:

  • Medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance;
  • 10 paid holidays and PTO;
  • Matching 401K;
  • Tuition reimbursement;
  • Dependent scholarship programs.

EaglePicher Technologies LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Application Instructions

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