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Field Test Engineer - Optical Sensors (Full-time)

Huntsville, AL

Torch Technologies is currently seeking to hire a junior to intermediate level engineer to fill an immediate opening for test support in the area of optical sensors.  The position will involve both lab and field optical data collections.  A successful candidate will possess an interest and background in one or more of the following areas:

  • Optical Systems
  • Electronics Systems
  • Computer Systems
  • C, C++, Java, or MATLAB
  • Field Test Operations
  • Hardware Systems Design and Assembly
  • Hardware Troubleshooting
  • Optical Data Analysis

A Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, physics, or similar technical discipline and 2+ years experience is required. 

A well-suited candidate will be self-motivated and flexible with regard to tasking and scheduling.  Candidate will be required to quickly learn multiple software/hardware packages both COTS and custom.  Hands-on hardware experience is required.

Position requires that candidate possess a final security clearance in order to access classified information.  Inability to maintain a security clearance will result in candidate being ineligible for this position.

Candidate must be able to travel as needed.  Significant travel to both CONUS/OCONUS is REQUIRED.

Candidate must be willing to participate in manual labor activities during field collections and to be capable of lifting ~ 50 pounds of equipment.


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