Test Engineer

Engineering Barrington, Illinois


Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop test plans to verify and validate all relevant Engineering
  • and Marketing specifications.
  • Serve as Testing’s representative on New Product Development
  • programs.
  • Champion the transformation of product
  • requirements into test plans.
  • Execute all testing requirements per ISO Phase-Gate Process.
  • Stay abreast of the Fluid Handling pump landscape and procure
  • competitive products. Perform competitive product performance
  • tests, tear-downs, and evaluations.
  • Conduct tests and record data for components, breadboards,
  • prototypes, and end products utilizing engineering test
  • equipment under ambient and special environmental conditions.
  • Prepare test plans and related data sheets, graphs and charts.
  • Write detailed test reports and test results memos relating to
  • individual test requests.
  • Conduct motor tests that include torque, RPM, voltage and
  • current measurements. Requires use of torque bench, digital
  • and optical tachometers and digital voltmeters.
  • Conduct tests to determine attributes, performance and life of
  • various types of pumps, drives and other products.
  • Conduct testing of units submitted for regulatory agency
  • approvals and assist in demonstrating conformance to
  • regulatory agency specifications.
  • Assists project engineers in test and documentation of project
  • elements ranging from components to end products as may be
  • necessary.
  • Maintain, clean and repair test equipment, test chamber, or
  • related equipment as necessary. Recommend additional
  • equipment as needed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or Physics from an
ABET Accredited University

1-5 years relevant experience in product testing

Requirements and Qualifications:
  • Proficiency with test equipment
  • Working knowledge of the following: Design of Experiments,
  • Failure Mode Effects Analysis, Weibull Analysis, Mean Time
  • Before Failure Analysis, Accelerated Life Testing, Environmental
  • Testing, and EMC Testing.
  • Ability to assimilate and understand product knowledge and
  • application information
  • Motivated and self-reliant, able to work with a minimum of direct
  • supervision.
  • Demonstrated leadership ability – through work, sports,
  • university, club, volunteer, hobby group, or other organization
  • Professional demeanor
  • Active and willing participant in team settings
  • Enjoys all aspects of technology (enjoys learning)
  • Has a “go-getter” attitude
  • Demonstrated ability to “influence and align” in team settings
  • Thrives in a fast-paced, collaborative environment, efficiently
  • works under pressure, within deadlines or other time essential
  • constraints
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, to
  • clearly and concisely communicate to all levels of the
  • organization
  • Strong work ethic and an ability to excel within a rapidly changing and growing organization

NOTE: This position has not been approved for Relocation Assistance.
The above statements are intended to describe the general
nature and level of the work being performed by people
assigned to this job. They are not an exhaustive list of all of the
duties and responsibilities associated with it.