Test Engineer

Test Engineer

Work Location: Newark

Job type:

Posted: 11/28/2016

Salary: DOE

Job Description

Under the direction of Operations or Manufacturing Manager, the Test Engineer is responsible for providing technical assistance to the production line for all manufacturing test processes he/she is assigned to. Responsibilities include production line setup and support for both strategic and day-to-day manufacturing test activities.

Job Responsibilities

  • Generate and keep current all Manufacturing Test documentation in support of assigned production lines.
  • Interacts with other engineering groups to define, document, analyze, perform, and interpret tests for products.
  • Evaluates, Reports, and performs failure analysis on Production failures. 
  • Ability to trouble shoot subassembly and system test failures to the root cause.
  • Analyzes test results and provides regular progress reports.
  • Identifies functional problems and suggests resolutions
  • Experienced in the generation of FMEA’s.
  • Significant NPI test experience.
  • Experienced DFM, DFT analysis and reporting.
  • Significant continuous process improvement experience. 
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience with Medical Instrumentation Industry, as well as knowledge in US FDA 21 CFR.
  • Generate and update Manufacturing Test Instructions for Production Lines.
  • Evaluate and perform first level failure analysis on Production fallouts.
  • Production Line setup and equipment planning for new product launch.
  • Provide DFM and FMEA report for NPI projects.
  • Work Improvement or Cycle Time reduction projects.
  • Analyzes and plan workstation layout, workflow and conduct IE Time Study

Job Requirements

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • Excellent commination skills
  • Comfortable in a dynamic technical environment.
  • Experience with Medical Instrumentation Industry, as well as knowledge in US FDA 21 CFR.
  • Knowledge in Six Sigma / LEAN Manufacturing and Statistical tools.