DISCLAIMER : Due to the nature of work, candidates must be US Citizen
Essential Job Functions:
The position's primary focus will be executing projects involving the engineering design and development of real-time control system software and automated test equipment software used to develop and certify aircraft engine control systems
Engineer software and integrate software and systems testing to include development of software tools, write test plans, perform software verification and validation test, develop and run test vectors, and model based code development
Packages: IBM Rational Doors and Synergy
Oversee installation, operation, and performance of test systems
Validate systems developed and train others in the operation and maintenance
Interact with engineering customers to understand and realize new opportunities
Secondary Job Functions:
At QuEST, we often challenge our team members to temporarily work outside the scope of their primary job functions to broaden their skills and help the organization. Some of these roles and opportunities include:
Execution within multiple services
Project Management: Execution and Support
Technical Leadership and Technical Reviews
Develop work instructions to ensure repeatability
Collaborate with QuEST Team Members
Quality Management and Continuous Improvement
o BS or higher in either Electrical and Computer Engineering or equivalent
o 1 -3 years of experience with the work scope described above
o Software Developer: C/ C++, C#, Visual Basic, Perl, Unix shell scripts (Korn), Python, Java, Microsoft Visual Studio, Visual Source Safe
o Ability to work in a customer facing, hands-on, team environment
o Operating Systems: Windows, HP-UX, Unix, Linux, VxWorks,
o IBM Rational Rose
o Model Based Development tools: Matlab / Simulink, SCADE, BEACON
o Understanding of gas turbine engines, controls, and their functions
o System Architect
Personal Work Attributes
Self-motivated, disciplined, passionate, and organized
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Great interpersonal and networking skills
Core Value Alignment:
Customer Focus: Strive to exceed our customers' expectations each and every time
Teamwork: Draw strength from teamwork / collaboration irrespective of geographical, organizational, and cultural boundaries.
Accountability: We shall be quality conscious, process disciplined and strive for continuous improvement.
Change Championship: The speed at which we adapt is critical to our success.
QuEST's continued success is based on the sustained alignment to the core values. Please be prepared to discuss the alignment of your personal values to these core values.
Typical Career Paths
Senior Software Test Engineer: mentor junior engineers. Oversee engineering design and development of real-time control system software and automated test equipment software used to develop and certify aircraft engine control systems.
Technical Leadership: provide technical guidance, review other team members' work, evaluate capabilities, develop team competencies, develop and improve technical processes, create technical collateral, and create technical tools.
Managerial Leadership: project management, personnel management, alignment of team members' efforts, set and evaluates annual goals, performance feedback, hire and onboard, and strategic business decision-making.
QuEST is a rapidly growing world-wide company with a need for future global engineering leaders in our operations and sales organizations. Potential future roles could include operational business unit leader, global sales leader, or technical service line leader.
Physical Requirements & Work Environment:
Work is a mix of an engineering office environment and on the customer shop floor
Flexibility to meet business deadlines by staying late or arriving early.
Flexible schedule, typical 8 hour days / 40 hour weeks / core hours are 9 AM to 3 PM
Ability to use personal transportation to visit customer locations.
Due to the nature of the work, all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident.
Location: Cincinnati, OH
Travel: Less than 10%