Principal Qualification & Reliability Test Engineer in Albuquerque, NM at Volt

Date Posted: 7/12/2021

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Job Description

Principal-Reliability Test Engineer

Are you a Principal Engineer looking to work in an industry that takes cutting edge technology and launches the next generation of products to the world?


We are looking for a high-level engineer that will work in R&D cutting edge products for the solar industry. 

You would be responsible for:

  • Working with semiconductor bandgaps, and their reaction to, light emission, photogenerated current production, light absorption and voltage in solar cells.
  • Develop and characterize test equipment used to rate the performance of multi-junction cells, including quantum efficiency, illuminated current-voltage, and dark current-voltage.
  • Use Excel, JMP and presentation tools to develop thoughtful and correct analyses.
  • Develop collaborative working relationships with technicians and engineers. Work with technicians and engineers to coordinate and prioritize the workload     


  • Advanced degree in electrical engineering or physics, or equivalent training. Lower degrees with appropriate experience will be considered.
  • Environmental or compliance testing experience.
  • Proven execution or management program experience.
  • Experience translating customer or government requirements into an internal test plan.
  • Preferred skills-solar cell device testing is a plus 
  • Training in semiconductor device theory is a plus

US Status is required for this role

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer