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one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Sr Engineer-Test

Req ID 1007 |[[filter6]], United States


  • Primary engineering responsible for optical focus and image capture and scoring process for Driver Assist Systems
  • Support writing/modifying test software (.NET, C++, Visual Basic) employing best practice principles ensuring integrity of the testing protocols for the product.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in multiple backgrounds (HW/SW).
  • Prepare test equipment quotations based on agreed test strategies and specifications.
  • In collaboration with product design engineers, write test equipment specifications that ensure optimum test performance, minimum test times, commonality of design (where possible) satisfying accuracy, reliability, maintainability, usability, and flexibility requirements.
  • Support effective optical focus process and aid lead engineer on yield and performance investigations.
  • Direct the design, build, and commissioning of process assembly and test equipment to standard company equipment designs and requirements.
  • Oversee, and facilitate equipment suppliers in the preparation of technical equipment manual/design file to include equipment drawings, specifications, records of all major design decisions, test results and change requests/authority etc.
  • Maintain test project timing plans, cost tracking etc. ensuring adherence to agreed cost and timing objectives.
  • Validate and obtain approval/sign-off of test equipment in accordance with department/company procedures and ‘best practice’ with documentation covering (as appropriate) - Calibration routines, Measurement System Analysis (MSA / R&R), Risk Assessment, Maintenance schedule, Recommended spares
  • Establish and demonstrate test capability and First Time Test Yield - target 99%
  • Provide training and documentation to maintenance teams for new equipment or equipment changes
  • Provide Customer support when required to address technical level discussions.
  • Champion projects that require cross functional cooperation and team building to meet project goals and meet deliverables
  • Provide assistance in solving unusual problems when required.
  • Performs work that involves common types of planning, investigations, data analysis, and research.
  • Application of design methods, and creativity above application of existing equipment.
  • Actively pursues design activities to improve process or develop a solution to existing issue/problem.
  • Finds, and solves issues with minimal guidance.
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Comply with and support the health, safety, and environmental programs, policies and procedures.
  • BSEE/BSCO with 3 - 8 Years experience in Test, Design, or Electrical Engineering.
  • Basic understanding of optics and optical lens / camera concepts



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