Program and Test Engineer in East Moline, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 1/4/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

VOLT is hiring for a Program and Test Engineer to work onsite with our customer John Deere in East Moline, IL in a contingent position forecasted for 9+ months.  This role will provide troubleshooting, problem diagnosis & problem-solving support to manufacturing facility for vehicle/product electrical system, controller programming and product testing operations.

In this role, you will:

• Administer program & test systems usage throughout the facility including proprietary systems such as the Global Factory Programming Tool, JDTester and Smart Test

• Design and implement robust program & test sequences as part of the Order Fulfillment Process (OFP) with cross-functional engineering, manufacturing and quality teams to ensure distinctive levels of product quality

• Be responsible for troubleshooting vehicle electrical systems from electrical wiring, microcontrollers, vehicle communication and embedded software

• Work with Quality, Manufacturing Engineering and Factory Automation Leads to ensure manufacturing and standardization goals are achieved

We need excellent communicators, who thrive on solving problems and working in a team environment. Ideally you will have a bachelor’s degree in an Engineering/Technology discipline. Equivalent work experience considered in lieu of a four-year degree.

In addition we require:

• 1+ years experience with PLCs

• Experience with AUTOSAR or SAE J1939

•Ability to understand electrical schematics and diagrams and relate to test stand programming and equipment requirements

• Experience with root cause analysis, equipment/machine troubleshooting and diagnostics

• Ability to work 3rd shift

• Strong interpersonal skills to obtain information from a variety of sources including ability to communicate and coordinate his/her activities with management, production and maintenance supervisors, process and product engineers, production and skilled trades personnel, and outside contractors and suppliers.

A strong candidate will also have:

• Knowledge of electrical systems design standards, common practices, engineering and measurement tool

• Experience with SQL Server based software

• 2 or more years of experience in manufacturing, engineering, quality, or equivalent experience

• Experience in one or more related engineering areas: electrical, controls, computer, and manufacturing.

Must be available to work on W2 for Volt.  No C2C or 3rd party vendors please.

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  Volt has over 60 years of experience and is a leader in the industry.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer