Dynamic Test Manager
At a glance
Location: US-CA-Huntington Beach Map
Posted: 01/24/2020
Closing: 02/23/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description
We are looking for a Test Manager for a client in Huntington Beach, CA.
Our client has an opportunity for a Dynamic Test Manager to join their team in Huntington Beach, CA.
  • Is responsible for the department's safety performance and awareness; spearheads and manages initiatives that drive a culture of safety first
  • Maintain an in-depth understanding and knowledge of airframe materials testing methodologies
  • This includes testing methodologies related to composites and metallic materials
  • Work closely with engineers and testing technicians to effectively communicate and transfer this knowledge and train them on test methods and specifications
  • Continually review, refine and implement testing protocols and procedures (such as fatigue, fracture toughness and crack propagation) to identify improvement opportunities and to ensure testing is performed accurately and in accordance with all standards and specifications
  • Develop and implement airframe testing methods that are currently not being used   
  • Heavy customer facing interaction
  • Compare actual financial performance against budget expectation
  • Constantly explore and identify operational improvements within the department  
  • Assists in the engineering and coordination of projects from start to finish. Works to assure quality, timeliness, consistency and accuracy of test reports 
  • At least 5 years of experience in aerospace/engineering
  • Extensive experience with Low cycle fatigue (LCF) & High Cycle Fatigue (HCF)
  • Extensive experience in Crack Propagation Testing
  • Extensive experience with stress analysis, fatigue analysis in mechanical parts and assemblies space
  • Extensive experience with J-R curve measurement method, unloading compliance (UC)
  • Familiarity with aerospace specifications
  • Able to lead a team and provide motivation, inspiration and give technical assistance as required 
  • Must possess the ability to communicate (written and oral) effectively with clients and colleagues with great attention to detail and timing of results
  • Must have advanced working knowledge and possess ability to operate various testing equipment
  • Performs and tracks progress of all test projects running within his/her assigned lab
  • Must have a BS in Engineering 

We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
Dynamic Test Manager