Instrument System Engineer

Job Duties:

  • Support instrument developments as part of the project team.
  • Develop integration & test requirements flow down documents
  • Develop schedules and coordinate resources to complete the test programs for EM and flight space hardware
  • Plan & execute test programs for space instrument

Note: This job summary and listing of duties is for the purpose of describing the position and its essential functions at time of hire and may change over time.


Required Qualifications:

  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Physics or related technical field.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in space instrument development, calibration or operations

Desired Qualifications:
MS or higher in engineering or physics or equivalent.

APL offers a comprehensive benefits package including a liberal vacation plan, a matching retirement program, significant educational assistance, a scholarship tuition program for staff with dependents, and competitive salaries commensurate with skills and experience. For more information about our organization, please visit our web site at

Equal Employment Opportunity
Johns Hopkins University/ Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that complies with Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972, as well as other applicable laws, and values diversity in its workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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