Job: Automated Test Equipment Software Engineer

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ATE Engineer, to provide TPS SW development for multiple Business Units, including DataBus, Power Control, and Motion Control.  Applicant should have a strong background in Electrical Engineering, and possess a demonstrated ability in designing, developing, and deploying complex C/C++ and Visual Basic test applications.  Expertise in Commercial Instrumentation, Military Interface protocols, as well as high performance data acquisition and control, will be the prime test equipment focal areas. 


Troubleshooting and Failure Mode Analysis, digital communication, timing synchronization, and closed loop feedback will require competencies in conventional test instrumentation as well as VXI / PXI technology.  A strong emphasis on team cohesion, as it relates to coordinated development of Standard Platform and Common Test Executive tools, is required.  Ability to generate high quality Test sequences, Validation sequences, Calibration sequences, and Test Reports, as well as estimates, design review material, and professional presentation packages, is also critical.

Desired Skills:

Interface Protocol Knowledge; IEEE-488, I²C, SPI, USB, 1553, CAN, RS-485/422/232, Serial, TCP/IP, Ethernet, J-TAG

Product Knowledge; Hybrid Technology, Power Control Systems, Digital Databus Components, Resolver / Synchro Components, Memory Components


Software Knowledge: 

VB6, VB.Net, C/C++, Word/Excel Automation, SQL, SQL Automation, Visio, AutoCAD, Altium/Orcad, Adobe Acrobat


Hardware Support: 

Signal Generators, Switches/Relays, Function/Waveform Generators, Data Acquisition and Control Systems, DMMs, High Voltage P/Ss, Analog I/O, Digital I/O, National Instruments PXI/VXI


Related Support:

Test Method/Solution Development, Test Plan/Procedure/Requirements Development, Data/File Transfer, Distributed I/O, Testability, Schematic Interpretation, Equipment Specification Review and Selection, Digital Communications, Hardware Driver Development, Software Driver Development, Engineering Development Support Equipment, Production/Manufacturing Test Equipment Support, Qualification Support, Verification Test Support


Additional Skills Preferred:

  • Project Planning, Monitoring, and Reporting
  • Training, Guidance, and Mentoring of Junior Engineers
  • Cohesive Collaboration with Program Teams and Customers
  • Ability to Assemble and Present Professional Technical Packages/Reports



Job Skills


  • Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field is required
  • Experience in Test Equipment SW development


Job ID: 16744


Engineering Test, Northeast