Sr. Electrical Engineer in Madison, WI at Volt

Date Posted: 2/15/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Madison, WI
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Sr. Electrical Test Engineer (Direct-hire)
Madison, WI

Volt has partnered with a growing manufacturing company in search of a Sr. Test Engineer! In this exciting opportunity, you will be responsible for developing and commissioning manufacturing test equipment. You will also develop test strategies, electrical hardware and software design, networking of system computers, and leading mechanical design with respect to product interfacing.


  • Participate with project team activities (meetings, problem solving exercises, line support issues, management updates).
  • Indirectly impact equipment through common test platform development, coverage reviews, etc.
  • Appropriate capital funds and track the spending for the appropriations.
  • Supervise building and commissioning of custom test equipment.
  • Support test equipment on multiple production lines and troubles shoot and repair production test equipment as needed. Modify existing test equipment to improve them.
  • Develop procedures for calibration checks, adjustments and preventive maintenance work on various test equipment.
  • Coach, Mentor, Development of Test Engineering personnel.


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Specific Quality system, Test Technology, and/or quality management training desirable. Personal relevant additional training.
  • A minimum of 5-7 years’ experience - of which at least 2 should be in a Test -Engineering capacity and connected with electronic testing.
  • Programming skills (PLC and a higher-level language), systems design, experience with a wide variety of data collection technologies. Specific Test Engineering experiences a definite plus.
  • Familiar with PLC, Visual C++, and LabVIEW.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer