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Test Development Engineer I

Req ID: J2272244

  • Location
    Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida, United States of America
  • Category Test Engineering
  • Posted Monday, May 24, 2021
  • Type Full time

Job Description

JABIL OFFERS A COMPREHENSIVE BENEFIT PACKAGE TO INCLUDE: MEDICAL, DENTAL, VISION, PRESCRIPTION, GENEROUS 401K MATCH, $5,250 IN TUITION REIMBURSEMENT, COMPANY PAID LIFE INSURANCE, AND MUCH MORE!

JOB SUMMARY

JDAS Test Development Engineers are responsible for identifying test equipment and designing a solution to perform various tests on electronic circuit card assemblies. This includes circuit board design, test station design, test fixture design, & software for automated test equipment (ATE). Testing includes but is not limited to power on testing used to validate the functionality of circuit card assemblies.

A Test Development Engineer is required to perform low to medium complexity engineering work.  The types of work performed include development of test solution quotes, development of test solutions, test crisis support and continuous improvement of core competency.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Development of test solutions:

  • Typically receives project-level direction from the project leader
  • Typically assigned to develop test specifications and test solutions of low to medium complexity
  • Test solution development tasks are done according to budget and schedule commitments from the test solution quotes
  • The tasks comprising a test solution development may include, but are not limited to, Design For Test (DFT), design, assembly, debug, validation, deployment, and emergency support of electrical hardware, mechanical hardware, optical hardware and software.
  • Electrical hardware typically includes, but is not limited to:
  • GPIB, USB and RS-232 controlled equipment
  • PXI and LXI based test equipment
  • Design of custom circuitry implemented in custom circuit boards and cables
  • Mechanical hardware typically includes, but is not limited to:
  • Environmental Stress Screening (ESS) chamber racks
  • Bench-test setups
  • 19” equipment racks
  • Custom automated high-throughput fixtures with probe fields, and top, bottom, and side mounted pneumatically actuated modules.
  • Software and compilers typically includes, but is not limited to:
  • LabWindows/CVI, LabView and TestStand
  • C#, ANSI C and Visual C++
  • Visual Basic
  • Assembly for Motorola and Intel microcontrollers and microprocessors
  • HTML, PERL, ASP and custom scripting languages.
  • Test development sites develop solutions for several test processes including, but not limited to:
  • Boundary Scan/ JTAG
  • Board-level functional test
  • ESS/HASS
  • System test
  • The process of developing test solutions includes, but is not limited to:
  • Test development (Altium, OrCAD, AutoCAD, and other software development tools listed above)
  • Project tracking (action items, journals, time entry, milestones, and deliverables checklists)
  • Test solution design guidelines (global fixture specification, schematic design requirements)
  • Design reviews (Initial and post-installation)
  • Documentation package templates (test specification, BOM’s, tester validation, etc…)

Jabil policies:

  • Adhere to all safety and health rules and regulations associated with this position and as directed by supervisor.
  • Comply and follow all procedures within the company security policy.
  • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

MANAGEMENT & SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Typically reports to Management.  Direct supervisor job title(s) typically include: Test Development Manager/Technical  Program Manager/Project Engineer.
  • Job is NOT directly responsible for managing other employees (e.g., hiring/termination and/or pay decisions, performance management).   

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelors degree required in an engineering discipline from a college or university related to a technology field
  • Minimum 3 years experience in a test development environment
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Read and understand visual aid. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Must be able to calculate quantity of parts to be prepped and ready for use at any time. Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's.

REASONING ABILITY

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one- or two-step instructions. Ability to deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Individual may be required to sit, stand or walk. Reaching, bending, loading, and unloading of boards and reels is mandatory, as is lifting of up to 35 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and use of microscope and/or magnifying glass.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Individual’s primary workstation is located on the manufacturing floor. The noise level in the work environment is moderate.

Successful applicants will have to fulfill all prerequisites for contracts.  Certain position may require US Citizenship.

Jabil is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by law.

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