Neptec Design Group

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Neptec Design Group Ottawa, ON, Canada
Oct 16, 2017
Neptec Design Group is an aerospace company that offers a diverse range of career and learning opportunities. A pioneer in the world of vision systems, Neptec designs, develops and builds mechanical, hardware, and software for space, defence and industrial automation industries. As a successful NASA Prime Contractor, Neptec’s reputation has been built on making things work in challenging environments. Major customers include NASA, the European Space Agency, Orbital ATK, and the Canadian Space Agency. Projects run the gamut from developing embedded robotics-control systems for the Space Station, to integrating rover navigation sensors and software, to developing next-generation 3D LiDAR sensors for space applications. POSITION SUMMARY The technologist provides support to engineering and manufacturing in the assembly, integration and test of Neptec products. Responsibilities include system installation, assembly, testing, troubleshooting, calibration, configuration, system and integration. Typical duties include but are not limited to: Design and prepare drawings, bills of materials, and technical documentation, prepare design sketches and 3D models, clarify, review and validate drawings, write specifications and complete drawing sets, Generate detailed designs and drawings, concepts, components, mechanisms, sub-assemblies, and packaging in both 2D and 3D, Develop production, assembly and parts list drawings, Resolve design/drawing issues as appropriate. Modify and revise documentation to reflect design changes and corrections, Ensure completeness of documentation for mechanical and electrical assemblies, Perform integration and testing activities on breadboard, prototype, engineering and production hardware and software, Integrate mechanical and optical subassemblies including bonding of optical mirrors and prisms, Perform alignment of optical subassemblies, Prepare engineering, prototype and/or demonstration systems for demonstration and/or delivery, Prepare, review and revise acceptance and checkout test procedures for deliverable hardware, Conducts acceptance and checkout procedures on deliverable hardware, Accompany first-off systems to customer site for delivery, set-up and customer familiarization, Perform general technical, engineering and lab duties as required, Perform CCA and cable assembly in order to build up test fixtures, Perform electrical harness testing including Hi Pot testing, Design and document test fixtures, Maintain records of all test data, inspections and daily activities, Collaborate with engineering disciplines, other technologists and assembly personnel, Responsible for setup, configuration and operation of thermal vacuum chamber and other equipment, Perform simulation and environmental testing. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS Post-secondary education in Engineering Technology (electrical or mechanical), 2-5 years related experience, Familiarity with mechanical assembly procedures and tools including; torque wrenches, 3D printers, basic metalworking tools, measuring instruments, etc., Familiarity with measurement instruments and tools such as theodolites and laser trackers, Knowledge and familiarity with a broad range of electrical lab and test equipment and tools such as oscilloscopes, multimeters, cameras, basic laser test equipment, PC’s, power supplies, etc., Experience working in a multidisciplinary engineering/manufacturing environment, Proficient in MS Office, Excel (Macros), Word, Strong problem solving and data analysis skills, Ability to work independently and as part of a team, Ability to work with delicate material and devices including optical components, Able to obtain a Federal Government Security Clearance (minimum Secret Level II). ASSETS CAD and SoildWorks expertise, Hands-on soldering skills with IPC certifcation, Experience assembling precise parts such as optics and lasers, Experience with environmental testing and the use of thermal vacuum chambers, Handling of flight hardware / flight processes know-how. If so, please apply by submitting a cover letter and resume to: careers@neptec.com quoting the following reference number: Reference #2362 Neptec offers a competitive compensation package to commensurate with experience. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Neptec will provide accommodation for persons with disabilities during the recruitment process. Please advise us of any accommodations needs to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.
Neptec Design Group Ottawa, ON, Canada
Oct 02, 2017
Neptec Design Group is an aerospace company that offers a diverse range of career and learning opportunities. A pioneer in the world of vision systems, Neptec designs, develops and builds mechanical, hardware, and software for space, defence and industrial automation industries. As a successful NASA Prime Contractor, Neptec’s reputation has been built on making things work in challenging environments. Major customers include NASA, the European Space Agency, Orbital ATK, and the Canadian Space Agency. Projects run the gamut from developing embedded robotics-control systems for the Space Station, to integrating rover navigation sensors and software, to developing next-generation 3D LiDAR sensors for space applications. POSITION SUMMARY The successful candidate will manage the receipt of all deliveries and manage internal inventory and Stores. The candidate will be proactive, have excellent organizational skills, strong attention to detail, and excellent communication skills. Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to: Loading/unloading and verification of incoming shipments or inventory transfers, Sorting and delivering incoming shipments, Assures receipt of proper/expected documentation for all inbound deliveries, Resolving customs documentation issues for in and out bound orders, Interfacing with operational and technical groups to achieve deadlines, Maintains and screens Safety Data Sheets (SDS), Contributes to the development of standard operation procedures, Supports internal and external audit requests, Recommends and implements ideas for improvements to quality and workflow for improved efficiency, Inventory Control, Kit up, Shop Traveller preparation and Work Order processing, Support to manufacturing, Placing orders for overhead and project material & service requirements, Expediting, Documentation filing, May be involved in shipping of finished product. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS College Diploma and/or equivalent combination of relevant job experience and training, 1-3 years of experience, Working knowledge of MRP/ERP, Previous manufacturing environment experience, Excellent customer service skills and ability to follow up on requests, Excellent verbal and written communication skills, Proficiency in MS Office applications, Comfortable handling parts and hardware, Self-motivated team player with the ability to work with minimum supervision, On-time, persistent delivery focused attitude, Able to obtain a Federal Government Security Clearance (minimum Secret Level II). ASSETS Previous experience in shipping an asset. If so, please apply by submitting a cover letter and resume to: careers@neptec.com quoting the following reference number: Reference #2358 Neptec offers a competitive compensation package to commensurate with experience. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Neptec will provide accommodation for persons with disabilities during the recruitment process. Please advise us of any accommodations needs to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.
Neptec Design Group Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 27, 2017
Neptec Design Group is an aerospace company that offers a diverse range of career and learning opportunities. A pioneer in the world of vision systems, Neptec designs, develops and builds mechanical, hardware, and software for space, defence and industrial automation industries. As a successful NASA Prime Contractor, Neptec’s reputation has been built on making things work in challenging environments. Major customers include NASA, the European Space Agency, Orbital ATK, and the Canadian Space Agency. Projects run the gamut from developing embedded robotics-control systems for the Space Station, to integrating rover navigation sensors and software, to developing next-generation 3D LiDAR sensors for space applications. POSITION SUMMARY Manage, implement, and maintain all aspects of a wide range of FPGA applications, Work with analysts, board designers and other FPGA designers to design new FPGA-based solutions, Design and implement verification test infrastructure, Assist with bring-up and debug of hardware projects, Work with software engineers to assist with system level integration, Evaluate new FPGA platforms and related hardware, Document all aspect of the design, Support and defend design during formal design reviews. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, MASC an Asset, 1-3 years of relevant experience, Digital design background including exposure to FPGA implementation, design and verification using Verilog and System Verilog, Experience with Digital design simulation tools, Experience performing board level testing using logic analyzers and oscilloscopes, Proven track record as a fast learner, able to multi-task and quickly become productive adapting existing designs, Excellent oral and written communication skills, Able to obtain a Federal Government Security Clearance (minimum Secret Level II). ASSETS Aerospace/military, image processing, and radiation tolerant design experience, Experience with Python programming language, Experience with all steps of the design flow with tools from Microsemi and Xilinx, Aerospace/military, image processing, and radiation tolerant design experience. If so, please apply by submitting a cover letter and resume to: careers@neptec.com quoting the following reference number: Reference #2357 Neptec offers a competitive compensation package to commensurate with experience. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Neptec will provide accommodation for persons with disabilities during the recruitment process. Please advise us of any accommodations needs to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.
Neptec Design Group Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 23, 2017
Neptec Design Group is an aerospace company that offers a diverse range of career and learning opportunities. A pioneer in the world of vision systems, Neptec designs, develops and builds mechanical, hardware, and software for space, defence and industrial automation industries. As a successful NASA Prime Contractor, Neptec’s reputation has been built on making things work in challenging environments. Major customers include NASA, the European Space Agency, Orbital ATK, and the Canadian Space Agency. Projects run the gamut from developing embedded robotics-control systems for the Space Station, to integrating rover navigation sensors and software, to developing next-generation 3D LiDAR sensors for space applications. POSITION SUMMARY Reporting to the Director of Quality, the QA Specialist will ensure incoming mechanical and electrical components meet Neptec quality standards. The QA specialist will liaise with Engineering and others to recommend and drive quality improvements as needed. Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to: Perform mechanical and electrical component and assembly inspections for receiving, in-process and final, Review and approval of mechanical and electrical drawings, documents and ECNs, Test witnessing for Acceptance and Formal Qualification Tests, Review and approval of Purchase Orders and Work Orders, Maintenance of company test equipment calibration records, Support to non-conformance investigations and material review boards with customer, Maintenance of quarantine and limited shelf life materials, Verification of ESD requirements, Conduct vendor source inspections and audits. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS • Diploma or Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, • 3-5 years of relevant experience, • Experience with Military and NASA specifications for the development and manufacture of flight qualified equipment, • Experience with mechanical and electrical inspection of avionics and space flight equipment, • Experience with IPC and NASA workmanship standards for PWBs, soldering, surface mount technology, cables and harnesses, ESD and conformal coating, • Experience in the administration of ISO 9001 requirements for internal and external customers and suppliers (processes, procedures audits), • Software applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, • Strong team player with results oriented approach and high degree of self-motivation, • Able to obtain a Federal Government Security Clearance (minimum Secret Level II). ASSETS IPC Workmanship Certification, NASA Workmanship Certification. If so, please apply by submitting a cover letter and resume to: careers@neptec.com quoting the following reference number: Reference #2359 Neptec offers a competitive compensation package to commensurate with experience. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Neptec will provide accommodation for persons with disabilities during the recruitment process. Please advise us of any accommodations needs to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.
Neptec Design Group Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 22, 2017
Neptec Design Group is an aerospace company that offers a diverse range of career and learning opportunities. A pioneer in the world of vision systems, Neptec designs, develops and builds mechanical, hardware, and software for space, defence and industrial automation industries. As a successful NASA Prime Contractor, Neptec’s reputation has been built on making things work in challenging environments. Major customers include NASA, the European Space Agency, Orbital ATK, and the Canadian Space Agency. Projects run the gamut from developing embedded robotics-control systems for the Space Station, to integrating rover navigation sensors and software, to developing next-generation 3D LiDAR sensors for space applications. POSITION SUMMARY Neptec Design Group is looking for a Junior Vision System Engineer to participate in the development of next generation 2D & 3D vision systems for Space exploration applications. The candidate must be experienced with state of the art techniques used in 2D and 3D computer vision. The candidate will also be experienced with software development, optics, data analysis and lab work. BASIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Design, prototype and characterize 2D/3D data processing and machine vision algorithms. Design, implement and document 3D vision system software in C/C++ on Windows and embedded processing platforms. Interface with hardware including cameras, 3D sensors, motion sensors and robotics. Design and perform tests to characterize the performance of vision systems against customer requirements. Support flight system testing, integration and mission operations. Document and present work done to management, customers and at other venues (like conferences). Assist with ongoing development and maintenance of, and adherence to, Software Development standards and processes. Plan, estimate, track, and communicate project status with regards to time, content, performance, and quality. The position involves enhancement of current system capabilities and creation of new capabilities. The position may require travel. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES Degree in Computer, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering with specialty in computer vision or image processing. Related degrees may also be considered. 1-3 years relevant experience. Experience in design, implementation and characterization of computer vision systems (especially 3D), either through graduate studies or industry work. Familiar with Object Oriented software design and development in C++. Experience in 3D visualization software design, either with OpenGL or DirectX. Familiarity with 2D/3D machine vision concepts and algorithms. Knowledge of technologies and techniques used in 3D sensing. Knowledge of data analysis (e.g. Matlab) and computer vision software (e.g. OpenCV). Strong math skills with good knowledge of kinematics. Self-motivated with exceptional organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills, both verbal and written. Strong problem solving abilities. Ability to work well in a team-oriented, rapidly changing environment. Able to obtain a Federal Government Security Clearance (minimum Secret Level II). ASSETS Experience in the Aerospace sector. Knowledge of optics and optics design. Familiarity with MFC and/or QT development. Familiarity with Python. If so, please apply by submitting a cover letter and resume to: careers@neptec.com quoting the following reference number: Reference #2355 Neptec offers a competitive compensation package to commensurate with experience. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Neptec will provide accommodation for persons with disabilities during the recruitment process. Please advise us of any accommodations needs to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.
Neptec Design Group Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 22, 2017
Neptec Design Group is an aerospace company that offers a diverse range of career and learning opportunities. A pioneer in the world of vision systems, Neptec designs, develops and builds mechanical, hardware, and software for space, defence and industrial automation industries. As a successful NASA Prime Contractor, Neptec’s reputation has been built on making things work in challenging environments. Major customers include NASA, the European Space Agency, Orbital ATK, and the Canadian Space Agency. Projects run the gamut from developing embedded robotics-control systems for the Space Station, to integrating rover navigation sensors and software, to developing next-generation 3D LiDAR sensors for space applications. POSITION SUMMARY Reporting to the Director of Quality, the Product Assurance Specialist is an integral part of the team, and is responsible for ensuring the highest possible quality for Neptec projects. BASIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Assist in developing, maintaining, and evaluating the company Quality system meeting ISO 9001 standards; including scheduling and performing quality audits, initiating corrective actions; investigating product failures and more, Preparation of Quality Assurance Plans and EEE parts control plans and implementing project quality requirements to ensure customer requirements are met, Review and approval of product electrical and mechanical requirements and design drawings/documents, analysis, test plans/procedures/reports and performance of inspections/test witnessing for assessing Neptec products and deliverables ensuring customer requirements are met, Working in conjunction with others to create, implement, evaluate and adjust company’s quality policies, standards, and procedures. This includes working with process owners to establish programs and improve compliance with Quality Standards, Determining, reviewing and approving supplier’s performance as per required specifications and conduct of supplier audits, Developing and maintaining QA standards relating to processes and products, Maintaining systems to measure performance against established standards, Implementing approved sampling, reporting and data analysis as required, Participating in customer and supplier meetings, Communicating with and providing direction to project teams on quality issues on a regular basis, and proactively assist in resolving issues as they relate to quality, Managing regulatory compliance requirements, Providing input to requests for proposals on quality related points, Developing and delivering quality training as required. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS A degree from a recognized university in Engineering, 3-5 year’s related experience, Strong knowledge of quality system principles and practices including knowledge of ISO 9001 or AS9100, Knowledge of military and aerospace quality standards Familiar with engineering concepts and practices including electrical, optical and mechanical design and verification, Familiar with workmanship requirements (IPC) for PWB design and fabrication, circuit card assembly, harness assembly and ESD, Familiar with EEE parts quality and radiation requirements as well as Alert processing, Familiar with laser development and laser safety requirements, Experience in project management, Experience writing proposals, Strong computer skills in MS Office and configuration control software, Strong communication skills, both oral and written, Capable of working well individually as well as part of a team, Attention to detail and ability to maintain up to date and accurate records. Must be able to obtain a Federal Government Security Clearance (minimum Secret Level II) ASSETS Knowledge of military and aerospace quality standards including those of NASA and ESA, Knowledge of other workmanship requirements such as NASA and ESA. If so, please apply by submitting a cover letter and resume to: careers@neptec.com quoting the following reference number: Reference #2346 Neptec offers a competitive compensation package to commensurate with experience. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Neptec will provide accommodation for persons with disabilities during the recruitment process. Please advise us of any accommodations needs to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.
Neptec Design Group Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 22, 2017
Neptec Design Group is an aerospace company that offers a diverse range of career and learning opportunities. A pioneer in the world of vision systems, Neptec designs, develops and builds mechanical, hardware, and software for space, defence and industrial automation industries. As a successful NASA Prime Contractor, Neptec’s reputation has been built on making things work in challenging environments. Major customers include NASA, the European Space Agency, Orbital ATK, and the Canadian Space Agency. Projects run the gamut from developing embedded robotics-control systems for the Space Station, to integrating rover navigation sensors and software, to developing next-generation 3D LiDAR sensors for space applications. POSITION SUMMARY We are currently looking for an Intermediate Software Developer to participate in the second phase of design and deployment of flight software to be used to automate the Mobile Servicing System (aka Canadarm2) on the International Space Station (ISS). This software will be running on Neptec’s legacy Artificial Vision Unit, two of which remain on the ISS since their initial installation in the early 2000’s to support Neptec’s successful Space Vision System. The ideal candidate will be comfortable developing software under QNX and will also have some experience with 2D image processing and tracking systems. This project will provide a solid experience base for the candidate to eventually move on to a number of related spacecraft inspection, rendezvous and docking projects in the pipeline here at Neptec. BASIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Performs requirements analysis and prepares software specifications Develops software architectural designs Prepares software design and test documentation Designs, codes and tests software Interface with customers during requirements definition and design review activities Participates in software and systems integration testing activities Participates in technical meetings with peers and possibly customers Collaborates with other engineering/project team disciplines Serves as recognized technical authority for the software engineering discipline, providing advice on specific aspects of design projects EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS B.Sc. or equivalent in computer science, math, engineering, or physics, MSc is an asset 3-5 years’ experience in software development Experience with C/C++ programming languages Experience with software version control (git, subversion) Experience with Qt is an asset Experience with Python is an asset Experience with MATLAB is an asset Experience with QNX is an asset Experience with Robotics Operating System (ROS) is an asset Experience in developing software under Linux and Windows Experience in all phases of software development lifecycle Familiar with military and/or commercial software development standards Self-motivated with exceptional organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills, both verbal and written Ability to work well in a team-oriented, rapidly changing environment Must be willing to work in a hands-on environment Able to obtain a Federal Government Security Clearance (minimum Secret Level II) If so, please apply by submitting a cover letter and resume to: careers@neptec.com quoting the following reference number: Reference #2348 Neptec offers a competitive compensation package to commensurate with experience. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Neptec will provide accommodation for persons with disabilities during the recruitment process. Please advise us of any accommodations needs to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.
Neptec Design Group Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 22, 2017
Neptec Design Group is an aerospace company that offers a diverse range of career and learning opportunities. A pioneer in the world of vision systems, Neptec designs, develops and builds mechanical, hardware, and software for space, defence and industrial automation industries. As a successful NASA Prime Contractor, Neptec’s reputation has been built on making things work in challenging environments. Major customers include NASA, the European Space Agency, Orbital ATK, and the Canadian Space Agency. Projects run the gamut from developing embedded robotics-control systems for the Space Station, to integrating rover navigation sensors and software, to developing next-generation 3D LiDAR sensors for space applications. BASIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Performs requirements analysis and prepares software specifications Develops software architectural designs Prepares software design and test documentation Designs, codes and tests software Interface with customers during requirements definition and design review activities Participates in software and systems integration testing activities Participates in technical meetings with peers and possibly customers Collaborates with other engineering/project team disciplines Serves as recognized technical authority for the software engineering discipline, providing advice on specific aspects of design projects EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS B.Sc. or equivalent in computer science, math, engineering, or physics, MSc. Is an asset 3-5 years of experience in software development Experience with Java Experience with Eclipse and Eclipse Modeling Framework (EMF) Experience with C/C++ programming languages Experience with Python is an asset Experience with MATLAB is an asset Experience with Robotics Operating System (ROS) is an asset Experience in developing software under Linux and Windows Experience in all phases of software development lifecycle Familiar with military and/or commercial software development standards Self-motivated with exceptional organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills, both verbal and written Must be willing to work in a hands-on environment Able to obtain a Federal Government Security Clearance (minimum Secret Level II) If so, please apply by submitting a cover letter and resume to: careers@neptec.com quoting the following reference number: Reference #2349 Neptec offers a competitive compensation package to commensurate with experience. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Neptec will provide accommodation for persons with disabilities during the recruitment process. Please advise us of any accommodations needs to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.
Neptec Design Group Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 22, 2017
Neptec Design Group is an aerospace company that offers a diverse range of career and learning opportunities. A pioneer in the world of vision systems, Neptec designs, develops and builds mechanical, hardware, and software for space, defence and industrial automation industries. As a successful NASA Prime Contractor, Neptec’s reputation has been built on making things work in challenging environments. Major customers include NASA, the European Space Agency, Orbital ATK, and the Canadian Space Agency. Projects run the gamut from developing embedded robotics-control systems for the Space Station, to integrating rover navigation sensors and software, to developing next-generation 3D LiDAR sensors for space applications. BASIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Performs requirements analysis and prepares software specifications Develops software architectural designs Prepares software design and test documentation Designs, codes and tests software Participates in software and systems integration testing activities Participates in technical meetings with peers and possibly customers Collaborates with other engineering/project team disciplines Collaborates with senior developers to be able to provide advice on specific aspects of design projects. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS B.Sc. or equivalent in computer science, math, engineering, or physics, MSc. is an asset 1-2 years of experience in software development Experience with Java Experience with Eclipse and Eclipse Modeling Framework (EMF) Experience with C/C++ programming languages Experience with Python is an asset Experience with MATLAB is an asset Experience with Robotics Operating System (ROS) is an asset Experience in all phases of software development lifecycle Familiar with military and/or commercial software development standards Self-motivated with exceptional organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills, both verbal and written Must be willing to work in a hands-on environment Able to obtain a Federal Government Security Clearance (minimum Secret Level II) If so, please apply by submitting a cover letter and resume to: careers@neptec.com quoting the following reference number: Reference #2350 Neptec offers a competitive compensation package to commensurate with experience. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Neptec will provide accommodation for persons with disabilities during the recruitment process. Please advise us of any accommodations needs to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.