Depot Design/Test Engineer (ATE)

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Bachelor's Degree
San Diego, CA
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Duties of Position

Provides lifecycle support to Automated Test Equipment (ATE) stations. Performs engineering work concerned with the design, evaluation, planning, testing and operation of C4I electrical, electronic, mechanical, and/or computer components, equipment, and systems. Develops new test scenarios as required to accommodate new and changing hardware and testing requirements. Performs various tests and analyzes and documents results. Identifies and documents functional requirements. Reviews, writes, and provides updates to technical documentation. Analyzes research and development plans. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned. Participates in special projects as required.

Required Skills & Experience

6 yrs recent C4ISR or other relevant EE experience in design, builds, installation, test, documentation, and recommending corrective actions.

This position requires a US DoD security clearance.

Preferred Skills

Experience designing, developing, and/or using Automated Test Equipment (ATE) Stations is a plus. Programming with: HPL, Visual Studio, Fluke 9010A, LABView, BASIC and complier, and HP BASIC. Quality Management System (QMS) experience that is compatible with ISO 9001:2015.


Secret Clearance Preferred. Must be able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing. Must be able to interface effectively with all levels of Government and Contractor technical and management personnel. Must have a demonstrated working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products.

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*The majority of our positions require a DoD security clearance


Full-time employees are eligible for the following benefits enrollment from their date of hire:

  • Health Insurance - Centurum provides insurance for employee and dependent in a comprehensive package. Coverage for vision care is included. This option is available on a cost-sharing basis.
  • Dental Insurance - Available in conjunction with Health Insurance for an additional cost. Provides oral maintenance care for employee and dependent.
  • Basic Life Insurance - Company provided benefit for all full-time employees.
  • Supplemental Life Insurance - Optional life insurance coverage to employees at group rates.
  • Dependant Life Insurance - Optional coverage for dependents at a group rate.
  • Long Term Disability Insurance - Optional coverage available to employees at group rates.
  • Vacation and Sick Leave - Leave accrual is determined by length of service.
  • Holidays - The company observes ten paid holidays each year.
  • Retirement 401(k) Plan - Investments can be made into selected mutual funds under this plan. Employee is fully vested from plan entry date. The company may match employee contributions depending upon profit.

Centurum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, providing employment opportunities for all persons without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by U.S. law. Centurum makes reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities.