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BAE Systems Metrology Engineer in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Job Description

Job Description:

Join us at our brand new location in Cedar Rapids. The Navigation and Sensor Systems organization is a growing business area developing the next generation of advanced military navigation systems. If you have a Metrology & Calibration background, then this is the place to be. Pilots may fly aircraft, but our navigation systems create the route and keep those pilots on course. What are you waiting for! Come be part of the immediate solution in Cedar Rapids and "plant your flag".

See what you re missing. Our employees work on the world s most advanced electronics

from detecting threats for F-35 pilots to illuminating the night for soldiers. Spanning air, land,

sea, and space, we are developing the technology of tomorrow, delivered today. Drawing

strength from our differences, we re innovating for the future. And you can, too.

Our flexible work environment provides you a chance to change the world without giving up

your personal life. We put our customers first exemplified by our mission: We Protect Those

Who Protect Us. BAE Systems continues to build on a strong history of providing navigation equipment to meet the evolving needs of commercial and military users. Our navigation solutions provided enhanced situational awareness and pinpoint accuracy for airborne and surface missions worldwide. Leading the way in the GPS, our array of products and systems cover airborne, precision-guided munitions, ground handheld receivers and embedded applications. Sound like a team you want to be a part of? Come build your career with BAE Systems.

With our robust offering of educational and career development opportunities, your chances to grow are limitless.

The Role:

In this role, you will:

  • Develop calibration procedures for new Test & Measurement Equipment

  • Revise existing calibration procedures

  • Assist in developing new lab calibration capabilities

  • Maintain Calibration Standards

  • Ensure Metrology operations comply with ANSI/NCSL Z540-1 Standard

  • Manage outside calibration suppliers

  • Review Calibration Certificates

  • Assist engineering with choosing Test & Measuring Equipment Solutions

  • Review custom-built test equipment designs for suitability

Who you are:

  • You possess excellent communication skills, including the ability to write technical material and present to internal customers

  • You provide outstanding customer service

  • You are willing to put in the time and effort it takes to get the job done

Because this role involves a combination of collaborative/in-person and independent work, it will take the form of a hybrid work format, with time split between working onsite and remotely.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills

Required Education, Experience, & Skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience or Associates Degree and aminimum of 10 years of prior experience in the Calibration and Metrology field.

  • US Citizenship is required

  • Must be capable of obtaining a U.S. DoD Secret Security Clearance

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering with a technical background

  • Past experience as a Metrology/Calibration Technician

  • 10 years work experience in the electronics industry

  • 5 years experience in electronics manufacturing or lab technician experience

Metrology Engineer


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