Applications Engineer in Newtown at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 11/24/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

TTC, a Curtiss-Wright company, are a recognized leader in comprehensive and integrated data acquisition through telemetry systems that include data analysis units, sensors, transmitters, receivers, and ground station analysis tools to measure, record, transmit, and analyze aircraft and munitions parameters during test flights. TTC have a broad exposure on more than 140 programs, including high-performance military aircraft such as the F-35 and F-18, major defense flight test centers, spacecraft, missile programs, and commercial and business jets. Key products include data acquisition units, recorders, network products, RF networks, airborne transmitters and receivers, and telemetry expansion cards.

Curtiss-Wright invests in the development, recruitment, and retention of critical skills as part of its model for business success. We offer a competitive wage, a comprehensive benefits package including medical and prescription drug coverage, dental benefits, life and disability insurance, 401k retirement, tuition reimbursement, and paid vacation/holidays.

Applications Engineer

The Graduate Application Engineer is responsible for direct interaction with TTC's customers whilst working closely with Engineering to help understand, isolate and resolve any customer issues. You will replicate customer reported problems in laboratory or test environments to develop solutions and escalate un-resolvable problems to the appropriate Engineering team for further investigation and resolution.

Whether you are a recent graduate of Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or you have a couple of year's experience as a Field or Applications Engineer and you're looking for your next challenge we are interested in hearing from you. Excellent customer Service, strong self-motivation and drive and the ability to stay calm and reassure our customers in a crisis situation is crucial in this role. Full training would be provided to get you up to speed on understanding our vast array of highly technical products.

Location: Newtown, PA

Your Challenge:

  • Assemble custom systems comprised of TTC-CW product for customer demonstration, troubleshooting and/or testing purposes
  • Assist the system integration lab (SIL) with testing support of TTC-CW systems
  • Provide timely technical phone and e-mail support to resolve customer questions and issues
  • Author complete system level training to customer systems, drilling down to individual product capabilities and highlighting key functionality our customers need to succeed
  • Assist sales department in configuring systems for purchase from customer requirements
  • Ability to travel onsite to customer facilities for on site troubleshooting, system integration events or sales demonstrations of complex systems

Your Expertise:

  • Experience and/or knowledge of installing and operating data collection and measurement sensors with applications in a flight test environment.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with management, co-workers, staff at all levels, customers and outside contacts of diverse backgrounds.
  • Ability to develop comprehensive training presentations on data collection products/systems and present those materials to a group of educated customers.
  • Experience with Wireshark and general networking concepts are also desirable.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Tools such as Word, Excel, Visio and Outlook.
  • Programming Proficiency in higher level programming languages such as Matlab or Python is desirable
  • Able and willing to work a flexible schedule and/or overtime as needed to meet required deadlines.
  • Willingness and ability to travel as necessary or required.
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Networking or related field.
  • Due to the nature of the work performed at this facility, this role may require a DOD Government security clearance. Incumbents must have the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance while employed by this site.

This position may require exposure to information, which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request. #LI-AKC