Test Development Engineer

Enercon Technologies | Gray, ME, United States

Posted Date 7/21/2023

Design Engineering, Full Time

As a Test Development Engineer, you will be responsible for the design and development of test strategies, fixtures, and processes used to test electronic products in a contract manufacturing environment.

Functions & Responsibilities

In the role of a Test Development Engineer:

  • You will work with design and process teams to develop production test requirements for new products.
  • You will direct production test strategy for specific products with inputs from operations, design, program management, and customers.
  • You will develop and document test fixtures and processes needed to satisfy production test requirements and produce a quality product within product cost and schedule targets.
  • You will design test fixtures consisting of a combination of electronics, software, and mechanical elements as needed.
  • You will implement customer requested changes or improvements to test fixtures and/or processes.
  • You will develop and execute verification and validation plans for new test solutions being released to manufacturing.
  • You will support manufacturing test engineers in the investigation and diagnosis of test solution issues encountered in production.
  • You will support design verification and/or design characterization activities as part of a new product development team.
  • You will evaluate and review general production test needs and identify equipment, tools, strategies, and methodologies for addressing these needs.

Job Requirements

The skills you need to succeed:

  • You must be familiar with tools and equipment used in the test of printed circuit boards as well as electronic and electromechanical devices.
  • You must be familiar with complex electronic and mechanical devices; being able to anticipate potential failure modes and develop means to detect those failures.
  • You must possess sufficient theory and hands on experience to develop test methods and implement the test using internal and external resources.
  • You must have sufficient programming background to develop intelligent test fixtures that support software for communications and programming of microprocessor-based products.
  • You must be a self-starter who possesses excellent time management skills and is able to work with a minimum of supervision.
  • You must possess good interpersonal skills and have the ability to work between multiple departments in carrying out this position’s duties.

Educational Requirements

Education & experience of a successful candidate:

  • 4-year Bachelor’s Degree in a related engineering discipline or equivalent.
  • Experience working in electronic assembly manufacturing is highly desirable
  • Experience in a regulated manufacturing environment (ISO/FDA/QS) is highly desirable


  • Enercon Technologies offers a competitive benefits package.
Job Type
Engineering | Information Technology | Manufacturing | Software

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