Techtronic Industries North America, Inc. Test Engineer in Brookfield, Wisconsin

Test Engineer

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design and develop automated test systems, including software and hardware development.
  • Utilize Labview, Visual Basic, and PLC ladder programming in fixture development.
  • Support new product design teams through test development, data analysis, and competitor benchmarking. Provide feedback to engineering about testing requirements.
  • Provide advice for improving current testing methods.
  • Use statistical methods to interpret test data and make formal recommendations to product design teams.
  • Develop test requirements per specifications during design phase of new products. Prepare efficient test procedures from test specifications.
  • Prepare and maintain a variety of reports; manage documentation control systems.
  • Maintain test procedures and equipment according to departmental procedures.
  • Create documentation of test fixtures, theory of operation, and specifications.
  • Exhibit vision and foresight to test the extremes of a design.
  • Prioritize and manage multiple projects within design specifications and budget restrictions.
  • Act as technical resource to other departments to address and resolve test issues.
  • Maintain technical competency and remain current in technology and changes in the industry.
  • Use Design of Experiments (DOE) analytical techniques.
  • Develop and operate test methods for shaker table vibration system

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering with a strong electrical and software background.
  • Knowledge of Test and Measurement techniques, including sensor technology, signal conditioning, measuring techniques, data acquisition and performance calculations.
  • Experience with programming languages such as Labview, Visual Basic, C, ladder logic, assembly.
  • Working knowledge of statistical methods and measurement uncertainty calculations.
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills.

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