Senior Test Automation Engineer

Engineering Christchurch, New Zealand


Our mission at Enphase Energy is to advance a sustainable future for all.  
Today, our intelligent microinverters, which turn sunlight into an affordable, safe, reliable, and scalable source of energy, work with virtually every solar panel made, and when paired with our award-winning smart battery technology, we engineer one of the industry's best-performing clean energy systems. To date, we have installed more than 42 million microinverters on more than 1.9 million homes across 130 countries.  
Like our customers, our innovative teams are also worldwide, making Enphase Energy a truly global company. We are one of the fastest growing and most dynamic energy companies in the world. Nimble and acutely focused on developing ground-breaking solar energy management technology, each of our teams has a shared goal of creating a carbon-free future.  
Do you want to help change the world? Learn more about the role:  
The Senior Test Automation Engineer will be responsible for implementing automated tests, tools and systems in Python to verify the firmware & hardware of our cutting edge microinverters.   
Typical tasks this role will encompass:   
  • Python programming 
  • Preparing and executing automated test plans 
  • Automating test equipment such as oscilloscopes, grid simulators, solar array simulators, precision power meters, etc.
  • Debugging software and hardware problems 
  • Creating and maintaining continuous integration systems with Jenkins
Qualification or Experience & Skills   
  • 5+ years related experience and a BE in electrical engineering, computer science, mechatronics or equivalent experience
  • Object oriented programming with Python 
  • An understanding of test methodologies 
  • An understanding of basic electrical engineering concepts, including circuit theory and power systems 
  • Good written and verbal communication 
Employee Benefits:   
  • Restricted stock units as part of your total compensation
  • Bonus plan
  • Wellbeing and insurance benefits for you and your family
  • Annual performance reviews
  • Opportunities for career growth and development
  • Working in a well-equipped laboratory and facility
About Enphase Energy  
Enphase Energy is a multi-national company with many global locations, sales and marketing, operations, and research and development.   
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