Test Engineering Job Description

Test Engineering Job Description

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Test engineering provides support for Test Measurement and Diagnostic Equipment, ensuring highly calibrated laboratory measurement equipment is provided for calibration in a timely manner.

Test Engineering Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective test engineering job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included test engineering job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Plans, directs, reviews and coordinates preparation of system test documentation (Test procedures and reports) to ensure customer contract and company requirements are met
Assign projects to direct reports while considering/monitoring employee workloads
Prepare and present weekly/monthly/quarterly reports to the customer and/or Senior Management
Check and approve project deliverables
Develop and implement career development plans for direct reports
Develop operational and safety enhancements as necessary
Work in a “deputy” capacity to the ESD Design Engineering Manager
Design and lead the development of automation frameworks and tools to allow comprehensive testing of all digital properties
Lead the technical aspect of the test activities throughout the product development process
Partner effectively with other teams, including Product Management, User Experience, Engineering, Performance, Operations and Security, to help resolve issues while driving to commitments

Test Engineering Qualifications

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

Licensing or Certifications for Test Engineering

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Education for Test Engineering

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

Skills for Test Engineering

Desired skills for test engineering include:

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Microsoft application
Using measurement tools and operating equipment
Quality Assurance practice and procedures
HDD process and technology
HDD test process
Automation system
Operational roles and responsibilities

Desired experience for test engineering includes:

Experience managing multi-discipline programs/projects from design through construction and activation
Position involves extended periods of sitting or standing
Position is located on a hazardous testing facility, may be required to wear breathing protection (respirator), hearing protection, eye protection and other associated personal protective equipment
8+ years of experience in software development/ testing with hands on exposure to automation, test management tools and performance engineering
Hands-on experience in developing test automation and performance testing frameworks from scratch in cloud based environments
Able to work in large teams contribute as an individual for quick execution of projects

Test Engineering Examples


Test Engineering Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of test engineering. 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 test engineering
  • Construct thermocouples and secure to component(s) within a cooking appliance to monitor and record temperatures
  • Move product into testing areas and set up for future tests
  • Follow and run complex testing procedures under the supervision of another technician
  • Communicate and discuss testing procedures/results/mid- testing results to engineers that are requesting for updates on their projects
  • Evaluate and author testing reports from prior testing notes/data that is completed
  • Prioritize multiple testing plans and work with the supervising lab technician to be sure that testing can be completed in a timely manner
  • Support ongoing product development by testing analog circuits and wireless modules for lighting control products
  • Lead an Instrument/Data Analysis Software Test team of up to 6 engineers
  • Support hardware and software design task as needed to meet schedule commitments
  • Support production activites related to product acceptance
Qualifications for test engineering
  • Experience with programming test measurement and automation equipment
  • Experience operating and clear understanding of JBERTs, oscilloscopes, network analyzers, multimeters
  • Strong understanding of basic PHY analyses such as eye diagrams, jitter histograms, bathtub curves, RX jitter tolerance, s-parameter measurements
  • Minimum of 5 years of software QA management experience
  • Must have previous experience manual / automation testing, designing, developing, and managing automation frameworks
  • Understanding of server side technology is a plus

Test Engineering Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of test engineering. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for test engineering
  • Prepare detailed technical reports and test data in support of on-going production and tester design reviews
  • Develop test capability for cable assemblies (application development on PT3800)
  • Perform verification and validation activities on automated testers including development of test cases
  • Document designs and interface specifications as required
  • Perform GR&R Analysis
  • Improve test yield to > 95% target
  • Develop and debug advanced digital, I2C, mixed signal, advanced boundary scan and silicon nail tests
  • Troubleshoot failures with Dual Stage, shared wired, pneumatic fixtures
  • Develop and debug digital test on flash, eeprom, I2C, nand-tree and memory IC
  • Support vacuum/pneumatic fixtures of panelized boards with throughput multiplier, shared-wired capabilities, dual-well, dual-stage, switch probes and solenoid
Qualifications for test engineering
  • Proficient with authoring test plans and a solid knowledge of test engineering strategies, fundamentals, and methods for developing JTAG, functional (digital/analog), network protocol, and system level test solutions using various test equipment and automation tools
  • 5+ years’ experience troubleshooting complex analog and digital circuitry
  • Experience working with Logic Analyzers, Network Analyzers, Spectrum analyzers and other related equipment required for test and debug
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office for documentation creation, and modification
  • Ability to debug product and test station failures down to component level
  • Proven track record in managing a large outsourced managed service contracts, solid leadership experience in negotiating commitments to achieve long term partnerships and ultimately results

Test Engineering Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a test engineering. 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 test engineering
  • Support hardware and software change to ICT to accommodate ECOs from design
  • Hiring - Our team is only as good as the folks contributing to the product
  • Work in a munitions test environment with medium to high complexity systems
  • Operate/perform many different types of cannon caliber gun systems, environmental testing, and warhead testing
  • Ability to work collaboratively with Engineers, Production Control, and Test Personnel in a fast moving environment
  • Follow Detailed Operating Procedures and collect/record data as necessary
  • Work with Engineers to develop mechanical designs during early stage development programs
  • Ability and interest for international travel to support customer contracts
  • Guide a team individually adhering to the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Actively seeks and supports continuous improvements activities in process efficiencies, costs and effectiveness of work and implement sustainable improvements
Qualifications for test engineering
  • Significant experience with latest testing frameworks, tools in Agile, Waterfall or DevOps environments is highly desirable
  • Must exhibit executive presence, possess excellent writing and oral communication skills, and be able to demonstrate experience building and maintaining relationships with executives, business stakeholders and technical teams
  • Proven experience in the ability to grow and develop high performance teams that are geographically dispersed within a matrixed organization
  • Oriented towards proa+C39ctively identifying opportunities to develop best in class organizations (both internal and external)
  • Experience in managing a large application testing and quality management team
  • Proven ability to mentor and coach engineers in day-to-day scenarios develop their skills over the long term

Test Engineering Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of test engineering. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for test engineering
  • Monitor productivity making sure efficiency, cost and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are met on a daily basis
  • Develop and manage the Test Engineering Team to support production requirements
  • Serve as a technical liaison between design engineering teams, test associates, quality and production
  • Improve communication and coordination between operations, engineering and order fulfillment
  • Responsible for ensuring all requirements for the production functions are met
  • Responsible for reviewing and evaluating subordinates performance
  • Develop test programs on automated test equipment (ATE) to validate, characterize, and production-test mixed-signal semiconductor devices in the RF product line
  • Strong background and at least 5 years experience with testing RF devices on ATE or in design validation
  • Preparation of Engineering Orders in support of legacy manufacturing issues
  • Will conduct research as necessary to develop a solution for parts’ obsolescence issues
Qualifications for test engineering
  • Diploma degree in electronics, electrical, computer, Mechanical
  • Can writing, speaking & reading in English basic
  • Can use computer
  • 3+ years experience in manufacturing testing environment
  • 5 years of experience in In-Circuit Test Engineering on 3070 platform
  • BS in EE or related engineering discipline

Test Engineering Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of test engineering. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for test engineering
  • Daily provide Engineering Supervisor with Final and Main Control Test FTT reports and status of top rejects prior to production meeting
  • Knowledge of NVH principles, data acquisition, balancers, leak and EOL testers
  • PTA, WMA, BTI, NVH machine test software knowledge
  • Mechanical knowledge of axle assembly and gear manufacturing
  • Independently connect instrumentation and wire harnesses for ground support electro-mechanical test equipment and harnesses that connect to DUT’s
  • Perform tests with engineers according to test procedures
  • Assist with Data review and troubleshooting when tests aren’t going as planned
  • Communicate and work with engineers to develop and document test procedures
  • Assist with the implementation, and troubleshooting of custom tests according to the test plan specified by the test engineer
  • Assist electronic technicians on certain tasks
Qualifications for test engineering
  • Previous senior or executive management experience
  • Completion of Agilent 3070 Fundamental Training Course
  • Completion of Agilent 3070 Advanced Boundary Scan Training Course
  • Completion of Agilent 3070 Advanced Digital Training Course
  • Strong Skills at UNIX Shell Script programming, Perl Programming
  • Strong skills at DFT analysis

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