Test Engineer


Austin, TX

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Job Summary

To support our extraordinary teams who build great products and contribute to our growth, we’re looking to add a Test Engineer located in Austin, TX.

Reporting to the Test Engineering Manager, the Test Engineer role will be responsible for implementing and maintaining cost-effective methods of testing and troubleshooting systems, software, and/or equipment.

What a typical day looks like:

  • Develops and/or modifies test programs using various languages (i.e. Python, Lab View, Perl etc.).
  • Develops instrument drivers.
  • Support level debug and general manufacturing tester support.
  • Develops and/or supports diagnostic tests at the card edge level.
  • Designs and supports functional test hardware, computer platforms and interfaces.
  • Develops test plans and procedures.
  • Coordinates 3rd party development of functional test development, enhancements, test fixtures.
  • Directs and/or coordinates electronic engineering and/or technical personnel in fabrication and design of testing and test control apparatus and equipment, or software and systems testing.
  • Directs and coordinates electronic engineering activities concerned with development, procurement, installation and calibration of instruments, equipment and control devices required to test, and record test data.
  • Interfaces and confers with scientific, engineering, and technical personnel to resolve testing problems such as product or system malfunctions, incomplete test data, data interpretation or coding issues.
  • Analyzes and interprets test data and prepares technical reports for use by electronic or software engineering, and management personnel.
  • Trains and instructs floor support, test technicians and test operators on test hardware and/or software, as well as problem solving techniques.
  • Resolves test yield problems by performing analysis of root causes, developing and coordinating corrective action measures and monitoring improvements.
  • Perform and support equipment verification and integration in production.
  • Create and maintain process documentation.

The experience we’re looking to add to our team:

  • Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent experience and training.
  • Use of the following tools may be required: Electronic Assembly: color code, component, schematics. May require various PCB operations. Testing: oscilloscope, cable and harness testing, trouble shooting, component testing, logic analyzer. Inspection: bare board, systems, components, cable and harness, microscope, measuring tools.
  • Demonstrates advanced functional and technical skills and basic process skills.
  • Typically requires skill and troubleshooting, and diagnostics, and overview of the entire test process and the ability to train others.

What you’ll receive for the great work you provide:

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Matching 401K
  • PTO
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee discounts at local retailers


Job Category
Production EngineeringRelocation: Not eligible

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