Responsible for test development and support for new product development (NPI), legacy test equipment, continuation engineering product changes, production support, and equipment replacement.
Develop and implement cost-effective automated methods of testing and troubleshooting manufactured product including final assembliesand in some cases large systems testing. This test equipment consists of electrical, electronic, mechanical measurement and controls, mechanical fixtures and test software which are used in global manufacturing facilities to produce Rockwell Automation products.
Participate in the new product design evaluation process. Provide design for test feedback and or requirements to the product team during the design development to assure testability and test coverage. Based on the design requirements develop a plan to test completed assemblies. Manage and communicate project timelines and action plans effectively to delivery cost effective test solutions on schedule and budget.
Assist in development and implementation of departmental objectives. Help implement production and test strategies to meet financial objectives. Maintain and track project financials and timelines to meet the assigned project deliverables.
Develop and implement strategies for the procurement and installation of all final functional test related capital equipment required for Rockwell production facilities.
Responsible for designing small electrical systems, properly sizing components and working with vendors to develop test fixtures. With guidance from a more senior engineer, select proper PLC components and test instrumentation based on product test requirements to ensure a safe, reliable, manufacturing test system.
Develop and debug test software to control the electrical and mechanical components of the functional test system to provide a robust, reliable and repeatable manufacturing test system.
Create and release documentation on all aspects of the test solution.
Test specification to document product testing and coverage.
System wiring schematics in AutoCAD Electrical.
System BOM (Bill of Materials).
Create User's guide to assist plant engineering with long term support.
Test software stored released into appropriate source control location.
Demonstrate use of appropriate Lean Six Sigma tools for test equipment qualification, test system problem solving, and identification and implementation of continuous improvement opportunities.
Provides manufacturing technical support assisting in troubleshooting test systems to resolve crisis downtime situations in Rockwell Automation plants.
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:
Bachelor's degree Electrical Engineering (EE), Electrical Engineering Technology(EET), Electrical Engineering/Computer Science (EE/CS), equivalent education, or experience.
2+ years' experience as a test engineer contributor in a team oriented project environment, including design and development of test equipment for production.
- Experience developing and implementing software using languages or platforms such as C, C++, C#, NI Test Stand, Visual Basic, PLC, etc.
Legal authorization to work in the US is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.
Candidate must have the ability to read and interpret new product designs consisting of electronic circuit schematics, electrical and mechanical equipment design drawings, bills of materials, design and functional specifications.
Knowledge of electronic hardware.
Excellent troubleshooting, analysis, and problem solving skills.
Good written and verbal communications in English.
Proficient using Microsoft Office programs.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to the job. They are not intended to be an all-encompassing list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified, Reasonable accommodations to essential functions of the job will be made if necessary.
Operations & Engineering Services
Engineering and Technicians
Mayfield Heights - Ohio, Mequon - Wisconsin, Milwaukee - Wisconsin
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