Electronics Test and Support Engineer

Electronics Test and Support Engineer

The Electronics Test and Support Engineer will work alongside a team of Electronic and Mechanical Engineers to research, develop and test new products, as well as optimizing manufacturing and production processes. The Electronics Test and Support Engineer plays a vital role in supporting the whole team through prototype development to series production launch and beyond, including:

  • Assembly and test of proof of concept and pre-production prototypes to validate designs for performance, reliability, and conformity to applicable standards.
  • Planning qualification or standard test methods and procedures, including creating a test plan, designing and building jigs, obtaining quotes from vendors, and procuring testing supplies.
  • Analysing test plans, and suggesting and implementing modifications to achieve adequate test coverage
  • Conduction of tests or experiments and production of corresponding test reports, along with detailed recording of all relevant data.
  • Conduct or collaborate on internal light setup, installation, and control around the building.
  • Conduct simple schematic and PCB layout design
  • Perform modifications on finished PCBs, including removing and soldering of components, for test purposes.
  • Generation and maintenance of corporate libraries of components.
  • Participate in continuous improvement initiatives, offering suggestions for product design modifications and component substitutions.
  • Performing new product pre-qualification testing and assisting in EMC/EMI and safety testing compliance according to performance and quality specifications.
  • Producing and maintaining accurate documentation according to company standards.
  • Sourcing and quoting of components and assemblies; working with vendors (domestic and international).
  • Managing relationships with external suppliers of custom manufactured goods including cost negotiating and quality management.
  • Equipment troubleshooting, failure analysis investigation, repair, and maintenance

What we’re looking for:

  • Post-secondary degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited University (or equivalent work experience).
  • 1-3 years of working experience in Electronics Design.
  • Proficient with EDA tools such as Altium Designer, OrCAD, LT Spice, etc.
  • Capable of operating oscilloscopes, multi-meters, power supplies, light measuring instruments, and
  • Ability to manage priorities with attention to detail.
  • Ability to read, interpret, and develop electrical schematics and embedded code (C, C++).
  • Ability to complete tasks in creative and effective ways, with minimal guidance and oversight, and report their completion in a clear and organized way.
  • Communication and organizational skills.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).

Preferred Skills

  • Some experience with mechanical CAD (i.e. SolidWorks, AutoCAD, Draftsight).
  • Experience with LabVIEW

Competencies

Positive Attitude Possess a positive, can-do attitude that is infectious throughout the organization.

Work Ethic Take pride in your work and invest the time & effort required (alone and with your team) to deliver outstanding results.

Results-OrientedYou must be able to set realistic objectives, plans, and follow-up systems for the achievement of results.

Working Conditions

  • Usually works in a lab or plant/warehouse environment, but the mission of the organization may sometimes take them to non-standard workplaces.
  • Standard work week, but on rare occasions will work overtime hours to accommodate activities.

To be considered:

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Spectrum Manufacturing Inc. is a respectful, caring, and inclusive workplace. We are committed to championing accessibility, diversity, and equal opportunity. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the bona-fide requirements for the open position. Applicants need to make their requirements known when contacted or alternatively you may contact Human Resources.

For more information, please visit our website:

www.spectrummfg.net