Engineer Test Job Description

Engineer Test Job Description

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Engineer test provides subject matter expertise in the area of test automation methodologies, best practices and software application testing tools on variety of applications relevant to our business environment.

Engineer Test Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Initiate and implement actions for continuous monitoring and improvement of testing processes, minimize test equipment downtime in accordance with customer requirements, technical specifications of equipment and internal procedures
Provide testing and inspection activities, reports to CFT and customers
Track efficiency of testing and monitoring indicators in the responsibility areas
Support the transition of new testing methods at a site to ensure readiness and comprehension of changes
Single Point of Contact for all testing related activities within a project (f.e Optical, Mechanical, Electrical, Dimensional and Materials)
Complete post implementation review assignments for process improvement
Experience with regression test, verification and demonstration activities
Demonstrated capability and success working in multi-contractor test environments
Prepare maintenance instructions for equipment test and check its correct functionality in accordance with customer requirements, internal procedures and the manufacturer’s instructions
Keep test programs updated, initiate actions to meet the test requirements and specifications from customers, ensuring backup

Engineer Test Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Engineer Test

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: ISTQB, IAT, II, ISEB, MS, MCITP, ITIL, CISSP, CE, NRTL

Education for Engineer Test

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Employers hiring for the engineer test job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Technical, Education, Science, Electronics, Information Systems, Mechanical Engineering, Physics

Skills for Engineer Test

Desired skills for engineer test include:

Code reviews
Source control management
Build processes
Testing
Operations
Professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle
QA methodology and tools
Test methodologies
/ skills in of the content areas of:
Python

Desired experience for engineer test includes:

Ability to travel domestically and internationally to work with a global team on need basis
Basic understanding of programming language
Fast learner, Proactive and Self driven character
Technically inclined and hands-on personality
Provide quality and process within the Performance Management team
Establish a strong presence as a change agent providing innovative, effective, and efficient Performance Management practices and solutions

Engineer Test Examples

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Engineer Test Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of engineer test. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for engineer test
  • Assist in specifying, locating and acquiring equipment for testing
  • Previous experience of Quality / Testing related roles in an Agile Software Development environment is preferred but not mandatory
  • Basic electro-mechanical troubleshooting skills
  • Support technology roadmap development
  • Support test and inspection productivity solutions
  • Support implementation of test strategies
  • Support program development
  • Support reactive maintenance
  • Support technical training (SFT)
  • Support development of DF(x) rules
Qualifications for engineer test
  • Should possess an understanding of software development and implementation methodologies
  • Must possess strong experience using and implementing best practice programs with respect to load generation, bottleneck analysis, usage of modeling tools and statistical analysis
  • Good interaction with customers and across company
  • BS Degree in Computer Science, Math, or Engineering with 3 years' relevant work experience (in lieu of degree, 5 years' relevant work experience)
  • A minimum of 2 years’ professional C++, and / or C# programming experience
  • Problem solving skills generating creative solutions to design problems
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Engineer Test Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for an engineer test. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for engineer test
  • Executes test scripts/cases and monitors testing results
  • Reports testing results to project team
  • Ensure that the technical test capabilities for tests are available on time in cooperation with the Equipment Service Group
  • Ensure test data documentation is accurate and consistent
  • Cooperate with the Test Lab Manager to forecast, plan and execute test activities
  • On Time delivery of Test Reports according to project time line
  • Technical advice/support to Product Development Engineers in problem solving
  • Follow-Up and support Test Technicians
  • Create Test Requests in System
  • Review & Approve all internal test reports (related to the project)
Qualifications for engineer test
  • Sound knowledge of JAVA EE
  • Expert on mini excavator tests required in different phases of development from concept to prototype and production including, but not limited to, Basic Performance, OMSA, Cooling, Sound, Hydraulic Signature
  • Gaining good understanding of various technologies
  • Using project management software
  • Working knowledge of a CI system to create builds, ideally Hudson (or others Jenkins, Cruise Control, Team City)
  • Experience of product tracking tools, Jira, Test Rail
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Engineer Test Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of engineer test. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for engineer test
  • Strong team working skills – collaborative, communicative, responsible, motivated by team success
  • Technical interest and curiosity within their specialist field(s) and within software development generally
  • Meticulous attention to detail, but capable of understanding and implementing principles and focussing on required tasks
  • Participate in the development of test cases, scripts, plans and reports detailing test execution results
  • Execute long duration tasks/assignments, concurrently on 2 or more projects, according to project plans, to meet schedule, resource, quality, and other applicable requirements
  • Test development tasks include defining test documents, test sets, test cases, writing procedures, tracing product requirements to test cases, generating test data sets, and developing automated test scripts
  • Proactively learn new technical or product areas as required to effectively execute project tasks
  • May create or contribute to test plans
  • Provides assistance to internal and external auditors in compliance reviews
  • Assigns severity levels to each test defect discovered during the test cycle
Qualifications for engineer test
  • Working knowledge of material failure
  • Analyze performance risk areas to focus T&E planning
  • Plan for program- and event-level risk-tailored performance estimation and analysis of system and operational Effectiveness and Suitability metrics & conditions
  • Apply Statistical Analysis of variations in performance behavior to characterize confidence in performance estimates
  • Produce Evaluation Plans (metric framework, scenarios/threads, timelines, requirements/T&E cross-walk), Analysis Plans, Data Requirements, Risk Assessments, Evaluation Reports, Status reports
  • Ensure test readiness including training of test event participants re conduct of the event
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Engineer Test Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of engineer test. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for engineer test
  • May evaluate business efficiencies and risks to make recommendations on application of testing standards
  • May evaluate and make recommendations on testing tasks in enterprise-wide processes, such as change and release management
  • Monitors and analyzes testing process metrics for continuous improvement
  • Create and execute validation plans (DVP&R)
  • Track internal and external tests along with related costs
  • Review and optimize data for reports and presentations for the customer
  • Update internal procedures and specification as necessary
  • Provide to technicians work orders and templates to collect data and complete tests
  • Create problem resolution document (8D) for test failures
  • Test ETL data feeds from various data sources to ware house
Qualifications for engineer test
  • Minimum ten (10) years experience as a system administrator supporting computers systems running Microsoft Windows NT, Unix, and Linux operating systems
  • Minimum ten (10) years experience identifying and resolving SIGINT network system issues with IT hardware such as repeaters, bridges, routers, gateways, and hubs and operating systems such as Microsoft Windows and Windows NT, Sun Solaris, and Linux
  • Minimum two (2) years combined experience in HTML, XML, and WEB-based Graphical User Interface/portal development
  • Plan and execute the activities for identifying, procuring, installing, and debugging new test equipment and data acquisition systems with specialized sensors and signal conditioning
  • Design for Six Sigma tools (DVP&R, DFMEA, Reliability Growth, Design of Experiment)
  • Significant experience with the validation (design and process
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Engineer Test Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for an engineer test. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for engineer test
  • Develop test strategies, test plans, test cases, test scripts (using Python or similar scripting languages and also using XML), and test harnesses
  • Support Proto testing
  • Implement the tests that are created
  • Provide detailed reporting on bugs and issues revealed by the test
  • Following engine technical specification and requirements to perform aircraft engine test
  • Provide feasibility study regarding required test, define the risks, propose solutions
  • Prepare test plan based on instrumentation requirements and test mission
  • Create and document test plan for test platform sub component (e.g., DAQ, fixturing, instrumentation, EHS)
  • Observe the execution of a test, monitor test data, author a daily report on the test status
  • Gather data to support a problem investigation
Qualifications for engineer test
  • One of the programming languages C, C++, Java – basic level
  • Strong technical writing skills a plus
  • Familiarity with CAN bus communication
  • LabView and National Instruments programming a must
  • Strong background in Electronics or Electrical systems field or Mechanics
  • English language skills at level "Upper Intermediate"

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