Test Engineer - Designing scalable software test systems used in electronics!
Brookfield, Wisconsin - Full Time

Do you have a passion for working with electronics and electrical systems? Do you find yourself involved in testing hardware and software issues? If so, we have an opportunity that may be what you are seeking. We are seeking an Engineer who has experience working with National Instruments equipment and has developed software applications using LabVIEW. This engineer enjoys working in a team setting to solve complex hardware and software problems. This position will work with our engineering team located in Milwaukee.

Below is a description of the Test Engineer who will be responsible for the design, development, deployment and support of test systems for electronic products. Position includes high-level functions such as test planning, detailed design and development of test software and electronic hardware. The Test Engineer is required to acquire, document, review, and interpret customer requirements and specifications. From these requirements, the engineer will design and develop the solution and produce plans and procedures required by the customer. 

Primary functions of the Test Engineer include:

  • Performing requirements capture, analysis, design, programming, debugging, hardware integration and verification
  • Enhance existing and design new in-circuit test systems for testing electronics down to the component level
  • Interfacing with customers to help develop requirements
  • Developing test plans, schedules, and other project documentation
  • Coordinating field tests, lab tests, supplier tests and government certification tests as required to test hardware and software for the electronics and electrical systems found in agriculture vehicles
  • Develop software testing programs (LabVIEW, C,/C++, Simulink)
  • Using schematics and device data sheets to understand equipment functionality and develop necessary test criteria
  • When appropriate, conducting required testing, analysis of data and writing reports
  • Integrating and commissioning of systems at customer facilities

Required skills and qualifications:

  • BS degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering  
  • Demonstrated ability to solve complex technical problems – troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work in both independently and in a team setting

Preferred:

  • 2 years’ experience within an electronic product test development and production environment using automated test equipment
  • Experience with data management, data acquisition, hardware in the loop systems, device control and instrument communication
  • Experience designing electronic circuits
  • Knowledge of NI products and software tool (LabVIEW, VeriStand, TestStand)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to mentor and provide supervisory support
  • Good written and oral communication skills

Desired:

  • Knowledge of electric vehicle systems
  • Experience with CAN networks
  • Ability to read C/C++ programming
  • Strong PC skills and familiarity with MS Excel and VBA
  • Knowledge of Agile process management

As an employee-owned and operated company at DISTek Integration, we provide the best total solution to solve our clients’ biggest challenges in the software development lifecycle of electronic control systems found in mobile equipment within industries such as agriculture, construction, and mining.  We partner with our clients to design smarter, safer, and more sophisticated machines and their electronics systems. As experts in our core competencies of Modeling & Simulation, Embedded Software Development, and SIL/HIL simulators, we pride ourselves in delivering innovative solutions to complex problems targeting the off-highway vehicle market. With several offices throughout the upper Midwest area, we can support our clients throughout the United States as well as those all over the globe.