Test Software Engineer in Huntsville, AR at Ducommun

Date Posted: 7/17/2022

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Test Software Engineer

Job Description

This role is a mission-critical part of a dynamic and growing group of engineers responsible for developing cost-efficient and high-quality functional test solutions for use in electronics manufacturing. The test solutions will be for a variety of computer controlled electro-mechanical systems and used to identify and capture manufacturing defects. The Test Software Engineer will require a disciplined approach to design, development and implementation of electro-mechanical test solutions including software to drive the test solution and capture the required test results. Additionally, the Test Software Engineer will require strong communication skills to provide clear communication with team members, external customers and internal customers.

1. Work closely with internal and external stake holders to develop functional test specifications outlining test systems and fixtures that satisfy the customer’s requirements, defect detection objectives and cost constraints.
2. Assists project management in the development of proposals to ensure accurate technical, staffing, budgetary, and schedule content.
3. Assists team members in architecting test solutions that are cost and quality efficient for both hardware and software.
4. Implement assigned tasks and duties efficiently, and clearly communicate status, risks and assumptions throughout the project.
5. Efficiently develop National Instruments LabVIEW software.
6. Provide constructive and timely feedback to other members of the team based on knowledge and experience.
7. Utilize appropriate tools and equipment to perform assigned project tasks (documentation, implementation, debug, analysis, verification, validation, etc.).
8. Support test system installation through system setup and verification, operator training, and ramp to production.
9. Work closely with the manufacturing test group on continuous improvement through evaluating current processes and procedures, providing recommendations for improvement.

Skills & Qualifications


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

1. Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience
2. Minimum five years previous experience in a test development environment using LabVIEW or other related software language.
3. Knowledge of Experience with ISO 9001 quality management and similar quality standards
4. Understands the end-to-end test development cycle from specification to development/documentation to manufacturing installation.
5. Strong analytical and system debugging capabilities required
6. Must be able to work independently with minimal direction
7. Strong communication skills using multiple methods of communication.
8. Experience developing with VHDL and/or other programming languages a plus.

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
1. Design – Generates creative solutions; Uses feedback to modify designs; Applies design principles; Demonstrates attention to detail.
2. Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Develops alternative solutions; Works well in group problem solving situations.
3. Technical Skills – Pursues training and development opportunities; Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; Shares expertise with others.
4. Customer Service – Responds promptly to customer needs; Meets commitments.
5. Teamwork – Exhibits objectivity and openness to others’ views; Gives and welcomes feedback; Contributes to building a positive team spirit.
6. Quality Management – Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

403 LaBarge Avenue
Huntsville, Arkansas, 72740
United States

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled