Develops and evaluates new technologies or methods (mechanics hydraulics algorithms software etc.) Plans and executes engineering work for product validation and verification of significant parts of major projects or complete projects with well defined objectives. Responsible for problem identification and resolution corrective action tracking reliability analysis and verification/validation test plan development. Is a member of a product/project team. Provides guidance on test procedures to engineers and support personnel.
Designs schedules and performs field and/or lab tests to validate new product designs. Analyzes complex test data draws conclusions and summarizes reports acting as liaison between the Product Verification & Validation (PV&V) dept and product engineering. Performs analyses of customer data (i.e. warranty Dealer Technical Assistance Center (DTAC) customer satisfaction surveys Early Detection Problem Resolution (EDPR)). Plans and performs analytical and experimental work to obtain undefined operating loads and/or develop new test procedures. Gives work direction to test operators. Assists in developing and coordinating changes to product definition documents. Coordinates problem identification activities and tracks corrective action progress.
REQUIRED EDUCATION: A.S. in Electronics or a two-year technical diploma, equivalent military certification or equivalent experience
JOB DUTIES: 1. Perform intermediate inspection, test and failure analysis as necessary to determine cause of defective electronic assemblies. 2. Rework products per company and industry standards. 3. Build intermediate test harnesses and/or circuits to support product design as required. 4. Document and maintain records relating to work performed. 5. Inform supervisor of process or design problems and assist in the corrective action. 6. Conduct manual test of intermediate electronic circuits and PCBs according to engineering instructions. 7. Communicate with both internal and external customers in a professional and effective manner. 8. Modify test setup/procedure/tools when required for prototype products. 9. Design and build intermediate engineering test boxes. 10. Perform other associated tasks as required from their supervisor and manager and train other personnel.