197445 - Test Engineer
Industry
ENG
Region
NY-Upstate
City
Syracuse
State
NY
Rate
$35 to $45.00 DOE
Duration
12 months
Description


Chipton-Ross is seeking a Test Engineer for an opening in Syracuse, NY

This position is 100% onsite.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Designs, develops, and implements testing methods and equipment.
Plans and arranges the labor, schedules, and equipment required for testing and evaluating standard and special devices.
Provides test area with parameters for sample testing and specifies tests to be performed.
Compiles data and defines changes required in testing equipment, testing procedures, manufacturing processes, or new testing requirements.
Responsible for testing all customer samples and for special tests that cannot be performed in the test area.
Provides Test support for operations.
Provide troubleshooting and process guidance to represented workforce in both proactive and reactive situations.
Develops and Updates test procedures based on Test Requirements, solves technical issues with the Special Test Equipment (STE) and Unit Under test (tactical/customer equipment).
Participates in technical reviews, identifies opportunities for process improvement, interacts with the Engineering & Technology organization to implement Design For Test concepts.
Drives Continuous improvement in to the test methods and products under test.
Investigates issues to determine root cause/corrective actions to solve complex issues with test methods and unit under test.
Leads/Trains test technicians and less experienced engineers.
Identifies cost and cycle time reduction focus areas, works with the team to implement solutions.
Generates test-ready documentation for use on production floor.
Systematic trouble-shooting and problem solving skills to resolve issue effectively and efficiently.
Forward thinking problem solving that will implement changes to avoid repeating the same issue.

REQUIREMENTS:
Basic Qualifications :
ATE/STE Test and Troubleshooting
Digital Test and Troubleshooting
Analyze data to resolve complex problems
Automated Test Methods
Technical Writing for Procedures (test & troubleshooting)
Create Planning for product test flow.
Understand and Follow Configuration Management practices (CM)
Self Starter (minimum supervision)
Team Player (able to work in a diverse work force)
Desired skills :
Proficient in:
MatLab
Networking (Ethernet systems)
Unix
Fiber Optics
MS Office Tools
Lab View
Production Control Systems (SAP)
Lean/Six Sigma greenbelt/blackbelt or equivalent

EDUCATION:
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 2 years of professional experience; or no experience required with a related Master's degree.

SHIFT:
4/10-1st Shift

MISCELLANEOUS:
Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Terry Jones
tjones@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x282 or (800) 927-9318 x282

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.