AI&T Engineer I/II

Test Engineering · Boulder, Colorado
Department Test Engineering
Employment Type Full-Time

Blue Canyon Technologies (BCT) is leading the way in the New Space revolution!  Our state-of-the-art systems are currently on missions from low Earth orbit to the Moon, near earth asteroids, and to Mars.  We create high-reliability spacecraft with significantly greater performance, much smaller size and at a fraction of the cost of traditional space systems.  We are involved in a wide range of projects for academic, commercial, and government applications.  Join our innovative and dynamic company, as we build the small spacecraft of the future.

Position Purpose:  As an AI&T Engineer I/II you will work on BCT’s Spacecraft Component products and will have the opportunity to use your manufacturing and test experience to take products from low to high-rate production. You will own the relationship between our manufacturing, test, and design teams, focusing on overseeing day-to-day execution while implementing strategic initiatives to increase throughput and reduce product lead time.

Title: AI&T Engineer I/II

Position Type: Full Time

Pay Range: $75,000 - $115,000

(Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data.)

Location: Boulder, CO


  • 100% company paid health, dental and vision benefits for you and your dependents effective the first of the month following hire date
  • Life insurance
  • 401k (matching 4% with a minimum 5% contribution)
  • Generous PTO (3 weeks of vacation + 3 floating holidays, 2 weeks of sick time, 7 paid holidays throughout the year) and parental leave
  • Break rooms stocked with snacks and drinks

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for day-to-day manufacturing and test execution of BCT components products, to include Electronics, Mechanisms, GN&C, Power Products, and Ground Support Equipment.
  • Manage production demand, work orders, and product flow through factory, setting and achieving priorities and throughput goals
  • Own resolution of manufacturing and test related non-conformances as well as implementation of root cause corrective actions
  • Develop and refine production processes to bring products from low to high-rate production
  • Work with manufacturing engineers and responsible engineers to evaluate and implement design for manufacturability and testability changes
  • Oversight of supply chain strategy, including quality, diversification of supplier base, etc

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Aerospace, Mechanical, Electrical, Manufacturing engineering or equivalent
  • 2+ years of experience working manufacturing or test on complex Electronics, Mechanisms, GN&C, or Power Products
  • Experience writing work instructions, test plans, and procedures for aerospace or flight-proven hardware
  • Experience with implementation of DFx principles, lean manufacturing, and six sigma
  • Experience taking products from initial design to full rate production
  • Experience with ERP/MRP systems

Working Conditions:

This job operates in a professional office environment, but in a manufacturing company. This role uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, scanners, filing cabinets and fax machines. This job operates in a professional laboratory environment in a manufacturing company. This role uses standard laboratory and manufacturing equipment such as computers, electronics test equipment, and associated office equipment.


Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit for long periods of time.  The employee is occasionally

required to stand, bend, reach, and walk. The position requires some light physical effort. This would require the ability to lift or move objects up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift or move objects up to 25

pounds. Specific vision abilities are required by this job which includes close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.


Blue Canyon Technologies is a drug-free workplace and an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other protected factor. Blue Canyon Technologies is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact Melissa Po at 720-450-8252 or

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  • Location
    Boulder, Colorado
  • Department
    Test Engineering
  • Employment Type