Calspan Corporation

  • Computer Technician - 3rd Shift / Shift Differential Pay

    Job Locations US-NY-Buffalo
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  • Overview

    Calspan’s Subsonic, Transonic Wind Tunnel, is the only independently owned and operated wind tunnel in the United States. Our staff is known for its flexibility and responsiveness to our customer’s needs. Customers appreciate this approach, as it enables them in real time, to refine test programs. Wind Tunnel test programs that support the various phases of an aircraft’s development.


    Provides support to testing and engineering through operating, troubleshooting, and maintaining of computer hardware and software; and performs basic computer programming.

    • Support testing by efficiently operating computer equipment and ensuring accurate results and records. Provides technical assistance and resolution when engineering problems are encountered before, during, and after testing.

    • Perform setup and checkout of computing systems and data reduction during pretest activities. Provides basic guidance during these activities.

    • Maintain computer equipment and software to ensure continuous and secure operations.

    • Support technical documentation of test procedures and data reduction approaches.



    Preferred Education / Experience:

    • AAS or Bachelors in related discipline
    • 1-3 years in related discipline or;
    • A combination of education and experience equivalent to above

    Preferred Knowledge / Ability:

    • Computer operations and principles including basic mathematics
    • Execute moderately complex software applications for engineering, scientific, or real-time data calculations and reduction
    • Read and understand engineering plans and specifications
    • Microsoft Office

    Benefits Package: Our goal is to provide Calspan employees and their families with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. Our benefits include: Health Insurance, Health Savings Accounts, Flexible Spending Accounts, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Life Insurance/Accidental Death & Dismemberment, Short-Term/Long-Term Disability, 401(k) company match on first 4%, Critical Illness Insurance, Universal Life Insurance Policy, Paid-Time Off, Company-paid Holidays, Bereavement Leave, Jury Duty, Military Leave, Employee Assistance Program and Educational Assistance Reimbursement.


    Calspan is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

    Calspan supports safe and drug free workplace through pre-employment background checks and drug testing.


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