Test System Design Engineer in Irvine, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/14/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Irvine, CA
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

The Sr. Integration Engineer will:

  • Serve as the lead design engineer in the development of custom ATE (Automatic Test Equipment) Test Systems including hardware and software required for systems assembly and functionality. 
  • Develop test procedures to ensure systems integrity and engineering documentation for the replication and traceability of system designs. 
  • Provide direct input during design reviews and technical audits. 
  • Provide direct support for delivery and installation of test systems at customer sites.

What you will do:

  • Applies advanced concepts, theories and engineering principles in the design, development, integration, and acceptance testing of automated electronic test systems.
  • Determines design requirements and develops software for electronics test systems including test program software, self-test software, and system level instrument drivers.
  • Partners with customer technical staff in defining test requirement and test strategy for the development of test software to perform functional and diagnostic tests on customer’s electronic devices.
  • Oversees the development of the electromechanical interface between the test system and the customer’s electronic devices.
  • Provides direct input to the design of electrical/electronic circuits and wiring for integrated test systems.
  • Participates directly in the assembly and integration of electrical, electronic, and mechanical systems.
  • Develops engineering documentation including assembly drawings, schematics, operating procedures, calibration procedures, and other related technical documents.
  • Provides assessments/recommendations in product/system design reviews for developed test systems.
  • Support ATE Build-to-Print efforts based on customer provided documentation.

What you have:

  • Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering (BSEE), Computer Engineering (BSCE) or Computer Science (BSCS) from four-year college is required.
  • 7+ years of hands on engineering design experience
  • LabVIEW, Test Stand, LabWindows CVI, C/C++/VisualBasic, or C#.
  • Word processing, Spreadsheets, Internet software, E-mail, Database software
  • Experience with Altium Designer for schematic capture and layout
  • Multi-discipline experience in military and commercial electronic systems ranging from test equipment and instrumentation, flight electronics, computers, jet engines, and other special purpose electronic systems, including RF subsystems.
  • Extensive experience with electronic circuit design, circuit card layout, test systems development, and test systems integration.
  • Experience with GPIB, VME/VXI, and PXI/PXIe test platforms is a plus.
  • Experience in TPS (Test Program Set) development is a plus.
  • Thorough knowledge of the process in taking a product design from concept to production with demonstrated success in test solutions regarding analog and digital electronics development, integration, and troubleshooting.
  • Analytical reasoning and problem solving with knowledge in performing root cause analysis and recommending corrective action to resolve test failures.
  • Software experience with automatic test system development environments such as LabVIEW, LabWindows/C/C++/C# VisualBasic, or C#.
  • Experience in designing to meet Environmental requirements such as shock, vibration, thermal, humidity, altitude, salt/fog, etc.
  • Experience designing to meet Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) requirements.
  • Must be able to read and understand assembly drawings, FAB drawings, indented BOMs and parts lists.
  • Good knowledge of metals and alloys and their properties and sheet metal design.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.