• Manager, Thermal Test Engineering

    Location US-CT-West Hartford
    Posted Date 5 months ago(6/21/2019 3:27 PM)
    Requisition Number
    # of Positions Remaining
    Position Type
    Full time
    Experience (Years)
    Engineering - All
    Security Clearance Required?
  • Overview

    Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems, and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So, whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph Group is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.
    Triumph Integrated Systems provides a full range of integrated solutions for aircraft manufactures around the globe. We partner with key manufacturers to produce crucial components, systems and subsystems required to help maintain a competitive and technological advantage. We provide design, development and support of internally designed components, subsystems and systems, as well as production of complex assemblies using external designs. 


    Triumph Electronics & Control employs approximately 500 personnel. Based in West Hartford, CT, the Company’s key products and services include specializing in the design, development, certification, manufacture and repair of fuel pumps, fuel metering units, fuel controls and electronic engine control systems for helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft servicing military, commercial, regional and business jet market segments.

    We are currently seeking a Test Engineering Manager who will lead and oversee a team of Test Engineers responsible for the development, improvement and maintenance of equipment used to test the functionality of environmental control systems for the aerospace industry.


    This position requires the ability to stay involved in the day to day details involving Thermal Test Equipment for both production OEM, MRO, and Engineering sales sides of the business. The selected individual must be able to make decisions on the fly by determining what the priorities are to meet the overall needs of the business. In addition, the selected individual must be able to actively report to upper level management to communicate status. This is a position comes with a considerable amount of 1-on-1, and team interaction, so the ability to interface with associates at all levels of the organization is a must.


    • Provide a broad range of hardware/software/systems design, development, testing, repair, up-grade, and maintenance services in support of manufacturing and engineering test equipment.
    • Project Management responsibility for managing Automatic Test Equipment (ATE) development projects from conception through implementation.
    • Design creative electronic hardware/software solutions.
    • Write test plans, procedures, and reports based on industry test standards. Analyze, develop, and deploy high performance hardware and software solutions.
    • Design, develop, debug, validate, and verify the fabrication of manual and automated test equipment.
    • Develop and maintain documentation including schematics, software documentation, and configuration deliverables.
    • Maintain existing test systems through bug fixes, improvement, and modifications.
    • Provide product line support functions.
    • Able to travel domestically.


    • BS in mechanical, aerospace or related engineering is required. MS degree a plus.
    • 5-10 years of overall engineering experience with 1-3 of those years in a leadership/supervisory position.
    • Project Management experience required. PMP certification a plus.
    • Demonstrated familiarity with thermodynamics, heat transfer, and fluid mechanics required.
    • Experience with industrial/aerospace high power variable & fixed frequency motor drives a plus.
    • Must be able to communicate well with all facets of the organization including Management, Engineering and Manufacturing. 
    • Demonstrated expertise in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project are required.       Expertise in NI LabView, Microsoft Visio, and AutoCAD are also desirable.



    All Positions at Triumph Engine Control Systems require access to information or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other US government security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights to non-US Citizens or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently all applicants must be US Citizens or US Permanent Residents (*green card holders*) and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights to be considered for a position.


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