Test Facility Technician

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Date: 20 Feb 2024

Location: AE

Company: EDGE Group PJSC


HALCON is a regional and international leader that offers next-generation Weapons Systems and Robotics Expertise to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing world. HALCON has developed in-house expertise across the entire value chain for gravity-release bomb guidance systems. This includes design, development, testing, manufacturing and assembly. Our end-to-end capabilities ensure exceptional quality and competitive pricing. As well, we are faster and more flexible in meeting customer requirements. 


Key Accountabilities:


  • Test Plan Development:
  • Develop comprehensive test plans for parts and assemblies, covering all phases of testing from development to qualification and acceptance.


  • Performance Evaluation:
  • Evaluate the performance of mechanical equipment, structures, fluid systems, and mechanisms against established performance requirements. Analyze test results to determine positive margin and compliance.


  • Instrumentation:
  • Define and select instrumentation for test setups, analyze test responses, and correlate them with analysis and predictions to ensure accurate data collection.


  • Test Equipment Design:
  • Conceptualize and design test jigs, stands, and equipment. Authorize fabrication drawings, wiring schematics, and instrumentation lists to support testing requirements.


  • Test Setup Integration:
  • Lead the integration of jigs or test stands, including fabrication, mechanical assembly, and data/control systems integration.


  • Flight Hardware Handling:
  • Assemble and disassemble flight hardware and test equipment as required for testing purposes, ensuring proper handling and maintenance.


  • Facility Maintenance:
  • Further develop and maintain in-house testing facilities, ensuring they are up to industry standards and operational at all times.


  • Mentoring:
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to technical staff, sharing your expertise and knowledge to enhance the team's skills and capabilities.


Experience & Education Qualifications:

  • Expertise: At least 11 yr. (NTC5), 9 yr. (T3), 7 yr. (T4 / B.Tech) or 4 yr. (M.Tech) of related experience, preferably, in the aerospace industry
  • Minimum Qualification: NTC5, T3, B.Tech / T4 or M.Tech Diploma or higher and/or equivalent technical qualification in mechanical or aerospace engineering
  • Defence Industry:  At least 4 yr. of Test and Evaluation experience, in the aerospace or defence industry, Knowledge in the application of environmental testing in the design process.


Key Skills:

  • Able to deal with work-related deadlines
  • A thorough understanding of defence product development and production
  • Assume accountability and responsibilities
  • Strong math, CAD and Product Data Management skills
  • Technical communication (Written and oral.) with technical and non-technical personnel, suppliers and customers+
  • Visual and spatial awareness, attention to detail, problem solving



Job Segment: Technical Support, Technician, Testing, Technology

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