General Summary:

Benchmark Space Systems, a leader in small satellite propulsion systems and in-space mobility services, is seeking a full-time Test Technician to join our growing team. Applicants should have an Associates degree in a relevant field and relevant professional experience. This role is based out of Benchmark’s Burlington, VT facility.

This position is part of a small team responsible for designing and/or executing test plans and procedures for a variety of systems from R&D to full satellite propulsion environmental test campaigns to ensure the verification and validation of all product requirements

Responsibilities:

  • Construct test setups
  • Execute test plans and procedures
  • Record testing data and analyze results to determine whether products meet quality standards
  • Prepare and publish test reports
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Associates degree in Engineering Technology or associated field
  • Experience with software such as Microsoft Excel and other company spreadsheet programs
  • Typing and record keeping skills essential to maintaining accurate information for managers and supervisors regarding stockroom inventory
  • Experience operating benchtop electrical test equipment such as power supplies, oscilloscopes, and multimeters

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Two or more years of experience in test operations for an aerospace or similar technical products field
  • Experience conducting environmental tests such as vibration, thermal cycle, and TVAC
  • Prior experience with DAQs, pressure transducers, thermal couples, strain gauges, or other various sensing elements of a test setup
  • Python programming
  • IPC-A-610, IPC/WHMA-A-620, J-STD-001 certifications
  • Lean or Six Sigma Training
  • Background in SPC

Benefits:

  • Health insurance (100% coverage for individuals, 80% for families)
  • 401(k) with employer match
  • Flexible schedule and opportunity for remote work
  • Unlimited vacation

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs and work safely around test and production equipment