Kappa Search | Employment Agencies | Aerospace Engineering Recruiters

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago staffing agency that specializes in the recruitment and placement of engineering, manufacturing and technology professionals in a variety of industries including aeropace, automotive, medical products and industrial. We are currently recruiting for a contract engineer for an aerospace client.

  • Responsibilities:

o   Support all development, integration and verification and validation activities for projects and products.  Support the production activities as appropriate to achieve the necessary product quality and on-time delivery.

o   Write systems specifications and subsystem / device specifications

o   Prepare materials for customer review

o   Write system and device acceptance test procedures

o   Preform systems integration, set-up and testing

o   Post-delivery customer engineering system support

o   Assistance with assembly and testing activities in the US to achieve the necessary product quality and on-time delivery

o   Support for electrical systems and electronics design and development

  • Qualifications:

o   Practical knowledge of industrial electronic equipment including industrial PC, power supplies and controllers

o   Practical knowledge of electromechanical servo systems and their use

o   Background knowledge of control engineering, implementation and test techniques

o   Knowledge and experience of systems engineering including requirements analysis and management, configuration management, system development and testing

o   An understanding of software development processes

o   Basic program management knowledge and experience including scheduling and resource allocation

o   Background knowledge of flight control types, use and behavior

o   US citizen or lawful permanent resident status required.

  • Education / Experience

o   BS Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, or Aerospace Engineering

o   3+ years experience

o   Ability to seek multiple solutions working predominately on their own

o   Flexible and willing to do tasks along the entire engineering supply chain

o   Able to demonstrate understanding of customer expectations

o   Possesses a perspective of innovation