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P1 Test Engineer

Job Title: P1 Test Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 96097
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Anne Marie Fox
Telephone: 087 2197421

P1 Test Engineer

Our client, an automotive company in Galway is currently looking to recruit an P1 Test Engineer for their site.

  • Drive Test Engineering best practices including S/W & H/W standardisation from Prototyping through to Series Production.
  • Provide requirements to DFT, DFMs, PFMEAs & Design Reviews.
  • Work closely with P2 Test Engineering & P1 Project Teams in delivering new projects to Production with clear focus on Cycle Times Targets, First Time Yield, Direct Labour and Test System Efficiency/Utilisation.
  • Provide training to Technician/Engineering Group as part of Project handover to Production
  • Support Product Line Development and Open Issues
  • Support New Production Equipment Deliveries

Software Development
  • Development/ Integration/ Testing of cutting edge technologies and latest communication standards to company Test Framework
  • Drive Test Engineering best practices within the S/W, H/W & Mech Eng Design Teams.
  • Develop Test Sequences on existing Bespoke Test sequencer and future NI Test Platform.

Hardware Development
  • Integration of Test applications to Automated Production Processes
  • Liase with P1 Design Engineers (Hardware/Software & Mechanical), Process Engineering in the Design,
  • Development and Delivery of Test System Solutions and provide input/updates to DFT, DFMs,PFMEAs & Design Reviews.
  • Specify and Design test fixtures, considering Poka Yoke techniques, etc.

  • Generation of Qualification Plan and statistical data to validate product test strategy
  • Generation of Technical & Training documentation
  • Requirements;
  • Degree/Diploma in Electronics Engineering/Mechatronics or Equivalent
  • Minimum 4 Years’ Experience within Electronics Manufacturing Environment (ideally Automotive Electronics)
  • NI LabView and TestStand Experience with Certification considered beneficial.
  • Software Programming Skills – C, C++, Batch programming or similar.
  • General Software Package’s skills – Microsoft Office Suite, Minitab, etc.
  • Experience with Protocol standards GPIB, RS232, LIN, CAN, Ethernet & WiFi.
  • Experience in Video Standards – LVDS, NTSC, Ethernet.
  • Experience with Automation equipment (Sensors, I/O, PLC’s, Robotics).
  • Experience in document writing is required, i.e. procedures, specifications, reports, etc.
  • Experience with CAD packages, CadStar, SolidWorks, etc would be beneficial.
  • Experience with In Circuit Test and Principals would be Beneficial.
  • Must have excellent debug and problem solving skills.
  • Must be capable of generating and understanding Capability and R&R reports.
  • Project management skills would be Beneficial.
  • Knowledge of DFT/DFM requirements for PCB and Final Assembly Required.
  • Mechanical Engineering principles Experience would be Beneficial.

For further information on this P1 Test Engineer role in Galway please contact Anne Marie Fox on 087 2197421 /

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