Assurance Technology Corporation provides engineering, electronics and PCB design, research and development, project management, failure analysis, reliability predictions, and parts production.

 

We are offering career opportunities in the following positions:

Facility Security Officer (FSO)/Security Manager (Carlisle, MA facility)
The individual will be responsible for the management and implementation of security operations and support activities, including secure facilities planning and management, information technology, records management, and resources management.This would include processing personnel clearances, employee briefings, and visit requests and ensuring the Company's Security Program is compliant with all government security regulations and requirements under the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM), and supporting Government security audits. Bachelor's degree or equivalent and 5 years experience in security management required. Prior training and FSO certifications in applicable DoD Industrial Security programs and policies is preferred. Experience with the implementation of the requirements specified in DoD 5105.21-M-1 (SCI Administrative Security Manual) is desired. Experience with JPAS and eQIP is desired. A current SSBI is required. The individual must be eligible for SCI, and be able to maintain SCI eligibility.

Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO)/Systems Administrator (Carlisle, MA facility)
The individual will be responsible for establishing and maintaining secure information systems, performing security assessments, and ensuring information security in compliance with the National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM), and (DCID 6/3), ICD 503. A Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience and 5 years as an ISSO/SA preferred. Current IT security certifications desired. A current SSBI is required. The individual must be eligible for SCI, and be able to maintain SCI eligibility. Essential work elements include: Create and maintain Master System Security Plan (MSSP) and required addendums for all relevant information systems; Set-up and administer secure computer systems and networks in compliance with NISPOM Chapater 8 and ICD 503; Prepare required Certification and Accreditation (C&A;) documentation and artifacts in accordance with DoD (Department of Defense) and other agencies; Understand and maintain compliance with established network security processes, procedures and Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGS) in accordance with the ICD 503 and the ODAA Manual. Establish and maintain operations procedures for relevant information systems. Conduct scheduled system audits in accordance with NISPOM and ICD 503 requirements as established in the MSSP. Perform event and incident management processes as determined through data generated from security systems. Ensure compliance with security and regulatory requirements and act on potential gaps. Qualifications include: Knowledge of ICD 503 and NISPOM Chapter 8 certification and accreditation process; Experience interfacing with DSS and other Government Information Security Professionals as an ISSO; Strong understanding of computer software, hardware, and system administration; Ability to configure laptop/desktops, install applications, setup network infrastructure and troubleshoot as required.

Software/Test Engineer (Alexandria, VA facility)
The project is a Department of Defense (DoD) Program of Record. The individual will accomplish the verification and validation of software products running on UNIX and Windows servers. Work will be performed primarily in the Stafford, VA area with periodic local travel to the Rosslyn and Reston, VA areas. Limited travel CONUS/OCONUS will/may be required. Candidate must possess a current TS clearance with SCI access. Individual will be working in a team environment; both oral and written communication skills are a must. BS in systems engineering, computer science or related technical discipline highly desired (equivalent experience acceptable). Core duties include: Assessment of functional and performance requirements; Development of test plans, procedures and reports; Evaluation of software product to ensure product meets specified requirements and meets user's needs; Documentation and presentation of identified problems within the software application in a clear and concise manner; Assessment of developer design review material; Witnessing developer system tests; Providing input to internally and externally developed project documentation. Background skills include: Self-starter requiring minimal supervision; Minimum of 5 years experience in a software engineering/software testing or related technical field; An understanding of software testing processes and techniques; In-Depth knowledge of counter intelligence/human intelligence is desired; Experience with software testing tools such as HP LoadRunner or Rational Robot would be beneficial. Please submit resumes to jobs-va@assurtech.com

Reliability Engineer (Carlisle, MA facility)
Reliability Engineer is needed to perform and document worst case circuit analyses using circuit simulation software, electrical stress analyses, failure rate/reliability predictions and failure mode effects and criticality analysis (FMECA) on space electronics designs. Additional responsibilities will include interfacing with program managers, design engineers and customer representatives. Good interpersonal skills are required. BSEE, BSET or equivalent is preferred with experience in electronic circuit design and analysis. ASEE, ASET and military electronics personnel will be considered if the candidate can demonstrate adequate proficiency in electronic circuit theory and the supporting mathematics. Assurance Technology Corporation will provide training as required in circuit simulation techniques, failure rate/reliability predictions and FMECA. Candidates must be a US citizen and eligible for a Top Secret clearance with SCI access. Please send resumes to jobs@assurtech.com.

Manufacturing Process Engineer (Electronics Manufacturing) (Chelmsford, MA facility)
Responsible for manufacturing process development, implementation and control. Also responsible for initiating, evaluating and implementing solutions to design manufacturability and manufacturing issues, implementing manufacturing process improvements, and coordinating design changes and improvements necessary to improve manufacturability. Duties include: develop and qualify new manufacturing processes; perform manufacturing process characterization and optimization; develop and maintain process specifications, procedures and documentation; design manufacturing process tooling; set up automated and semi-automated manufacturing equipment, and train assembly operators in equipment operation and maintenance. Bachelor's Degree in a related engineering field or equivalent experience required and a minimum of 5 years experience in a Military/Aerospace manufacturing environment preferred. Experience implementing soldering and assembly in compliance with NASA acceptance criteria preferred. Experience with Mechanical, Electro-Mechanical and Circuit Card manufacturing processes and technologies using high density BGA, CCGA, LGA and QFN Packages.

Circuit Card Assembly Technician (Chelmsford, MA facility)
Responsible for ensuring that manufacturing processes are defined and maintained to consistently manufacture high quality circuit card assemblies (CCA's) and electronic equipment, working closely with Manufacturing and Design Engineering. Duties will include: process development and maintenance, documented in the form of assembly aids and assembly procedures; machine programming; reflow profiling; process anomaly resolution. Skills required include a minimum of 5 years experience in electronics manufacturing process development and support. Associates Degree in an engineering discipline preferred. Knowledge of CCA/SMT assembly processes and equipment; knowledge of S/W and techniques for Pick and Place programming, and reflow oven programming; knowledge of circuit card manufacturing processes and technologies including high density BGA, CCGA, LGA and QFN packages. Knowledge of IPC-A-610E and JSTD-001D for acceptance of soldered electrical connections Per class 3. A good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

Excel Wizards (Carlisle, MA facility)
Assurance Technology Corporation (ATC) has several full time employment openings for individuals that pay attention to detail and are proficient in Microsoft (MS) Excel. The successful candidates will apply Excel in support of ATC systems used to manage their space and communications development efforts. Professional work experience is a plus, but not required. An Associates or Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, General Business Studies or a related field is preferred. The individuals must be US citizens eligible for a security clearance. Salary commensurate with experience. Interested candidates submit resumes to jobs@assurtech.com.

Earned Value Management Specialist (Carlisle, MA facility)
Responsible for implementing the Assurance Technology Corporation (ATC) earned value management system (EVMS) on assigned ATC development programs. Functions include working with the Program Manager to develop the program measurement baseline and Integrated Master Schedule (IMS), prepare for and participate in the Integrated Baseline Review (IBR), accomplish the earned value analyses, prepare monthly EVM cost reports and variance analysis reports, and support the presentation of the EVMS status and results to ATC management and customers. Strong organizational skills, experience in financial data management, experience with hardware or software development programs and program work breakdown structure (WBS) elements required. Candidate must possess strong Microsoft Excel skills, and have experience with Microsoft Project 2007. BS or equivalent and/or minimum of 5 years of directly related experience required. Candidates must be US citizens eligible for a security clearance.

Space Particle Instrumentation Technical Deputy Program Manager (Carlisle, MA facility)
Responsible for the technical development of high reliability space particle instrumentation for measurement and monitoring of space weather. Responsible for all aspects of instrumentation development including integration, test, calibration, on-orbit operations, and manufacturing. Good briefing and writing skills required for customer interfaces. BS Degree in Physics, Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, or Electrical Engineering required. Advanced degree desired. Background experience in hands-on instrumentation integration, test and analysis required. Space instrumentation experience desired. Candidates must be US citizens eligible for a Top Secret Security Clearance.

Digital Design Engineer (Carlisle, MA facility)
Responsible for digital systems definition, board level designs and/or implementation of high speed digital signal processing circuits in FPGAs. Experience with MODELSIM, VHDL synthesis and hardware integration desired. Experience with developing high speed (>250 MHz), FPGAs, DSP processing (e.g. signal processing and filters) and Single Event Effort (SEE)mitigation desired. BSEE required; MSEE desired. Candidates must be US citizens eligible for a security clearance.

Embedded Real Time Software Engineers (Carlisle, MA facility)
Experienced and new graduates with project experience welcomed. Responsible for defining software requirements, architecture design, algorithms, software component designs and implementation of embedded microprocessor real time systems for space and tactical sensors and communication systems. Positions require experience with C or C++ language programming and definition, development, and test of embedded software systems. Knowledge of Linux or Integrity Operating System, communications and signal processing algorithm development, Matlab simulation and modeling are a plus. BSEE or CS required; MS desired. Candidates must be US citizens eligible for a security clearance.

Algorithmic Engineers (Carlisle, MA facility)
Experienced engineers with communications theory and MATLAB experience welcomed. Responsible for defining algorithms, system architecture and simulating end to end system for Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) and software signal processing architectures for RF and Optical systems. Candidate ideally would be able to implement software or FPGA component designs. MSEE required; PHD desired. Candidates must be US citizens eligible for a security clearance.

Web Application Software Engineers (Carlisle, MA facility)
Experienced and new graduates with project experience welcomed. Responsible for defining software requirements, architecture design, algorithms, software component designs and implementation of web applications for man machine interfaces for space and tactical sensors, test equipment and communication systems. Positions require experience with Java, C or C++ language programming and definition, development, and test of software systems. BSEE or CS required. Candidates must be US citizens eligible for a security clearance.

Project/Senior Systems Engineers (Carlisle, MA facility)
Provide technical leadership and systems engineering on satellite and/or tactical communications programs. Responsible for system requirements development, system architecture development and generation of specifications, ICDs, test plans and procedures for subsystem elements. Lead technical team with hands-on participation. Hands-on hardware and software experience with MSEE or equivalent with 12 years analog/digital/software system development experience desired. Candidates must be US citizens eligible for a security clearance.

Parts, Materials and Processes (PMP) Engineer (Chelmsford, MA facility)
Provide PMP engineering support to parts and materials selection by the electrical and packaging design engineers, verifying parts and materials acceptability and/or shortcomings relative to the application in the areas of performance, package design, quality, environment, radiation, materials, processes and producibility. Interpret specifications and develop part electrical and screening test requirements, test flows and qualification procedures. Monitor test accomplishment and generate test reports. Generate SCDs, PMP program implementation plans and parts and materials lists, and provide the customer PMP interface. Knowledge of EEE parts, materials and processes used in high reliability space applications and the associated NASA/Military space industry specifications necessary, but will train the right person. Proficiency with MS Office tools required. Candidate must be a US citizen eligible for a security clearance.

Program Managers (Carlisle, MA facility)
Provide the program management, organizational and leadership skills in developing space, ground and airborne electronic systems. Responsible for proposal preparation, task definition and accomplishment, cost and performance management and customer interface. Strong organizational and leadership skills are required as well as a working knowledge of the product development process, production technology and quality assurance standards. BSEE or equivalent and/or 10 years of experience. Candidates must be US citizens eligible for a security clearance.

Electrical Engineers (Carlisle, MA facility)
Responsible for performing and documenting worst case performance analyses, electrical stress analyses, reliability predictions and failure mode effects and criticality analyses on space electronics. Also responsible for interfacing with program managers, design engineers and customer representatives. Good interpersonal skills are required. BSEE, BSET or equivalent is preferred with experience in electronic circuit design and analysis. ASEE, ASET and military electronics personnel will be considered if the candidate can demonstrate adequate proficiency in electronic circuit theory and the supporting mathematics. Candidates must be US citizens and eligible for a Top Secret clearance with SCI access. Please send resumes to jobs@assurtech.com.




ATC offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits, including company-paid medical and dental insurance, profit-sharing, and a 401(k) savings plan. Assurance Technology Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Our preferred method is to have resumes
emailed to:

jobs@assurtech.com
Or you may mail resumes to:

Assurance Technology Corporation
P.O. Box 1329
Concord, MA  01742

Attn: Kim Jordan

 

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