Full-Time

Test Engineer

Posted on 5/8/2024

LTA Research

LTA Research

201-500 employees

Develops zero-emission, next-gen airships

Food & Agriculture
Hardware
Industrial & Manufacturing
Energy
Aerospace

Junior

Akron, OH, USA

Required Skills
Python
Git
Requirements
  • BS+ in aerospace, electrical, computer, or mechanical engineering
  • 1-4 years experience in a similar role
  • Experience in software and hardware testing, preferably flight test experience
  • Experience in hardware troubleshooting, especially of electrical systems
  • Solid foundation in dynamics and controls
  • Proficient with Python and Git version control
  • Self-starter
  • Must be capable of lifting and transporting up to 50 pounds
  • Capable of sitting or standing for long periods of time
Responsibilities
  • Design, develop, improve, and verify different test environments for subscale model testing of the flight control system
  • Conduct hardware and software tests, analyze the data, and document testing outcomes
  • Troubleshoot electrical, mechanical, and software system parts of test environments
  • Integrate software/firmware changes
  • Analyze airship flight test data and support flight test activities
  • Provide detailed specifications for proposed solutions including time and scope involved
  • Define clear goals for all aspects of testing and develop steps for their proper execution

Lighter Than Air (LTA) Research specializes in the development of next-generation airships, using zero-emission technologies that significantly reduce carbon emissions in aviation. This focus not only contributes to environmental sustainability but also improves the effectiveness of humanitarian aid delivery. Working at LTA Research offers a unique opportunity to be part of a team that leads in the green aviation sector, continually pushing the boundaries in airship technology and design. It's a stimulating environment for those passionate about making a tangible impact on both innovation and global well-being.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Mountain View, California

Founded

1929

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

6%

2 year growth

41%