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Test Engineer/ System Test Engineer

Erie, Pennsylvania
29 Jul 2022


Tek Wissen Group is a workforce management provider throughout the USA and many other countries in the world. Our client is a HighTech industrial company engaged in energy, healthcare, and transportation. It operates in five segments: Power, Renewable Energy, Aviation, Healthcare, and Capital. The company offers products and services ranging from aircraft engines, power generation, and oil and gas production equipment to medical imaging, financing, and industrial products.

Job Description

  • The engineer shall have experience in testing systems with varying complexity and shall have a working knowledge in handling large data files to derive conclusions.
  • Systems under test will include mechanical and electrical machines.
  • The engineer should have good project management and organization skills, experience in using a variety of test instruments and data acquisition systems (for current, voltage, temperature, pressure, flow, stress, strain, vibration, etc.), ability to create and effectively evaluate large data sets, and demonstrate good communication skills.
  • Accepted degrees include electrical engineering & mechanical engineering.

Essential Responsibilities -

  • Lead the verification and validation of locomotive system designs
  • Develop, author and manage thorough test plans to achieve assigned objectives
  • Coordinate with the labs to ensure proper installation and set-up of test benches
  • Perform bench-testing and on-locomotive validation and effectively communicate results
  • Ensure appropriate use of instrumentation to collect required data
  • Evaluate large data sets to recognize trends, formulate conclusions and provide recommendations
  • Participate in system level FMEA's and system safety analyses
  • Conduct design reviews and defend recommendations
  • Use data from fielded locomotives to provide duty cycles for subsystem and component design inputs

Qualifications/Requirements -

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum of 3 years of hands-on experience in a design environment

Desired Characteristics -

  • Experience in testing large, complex systems
  • Experience in managing large data sets
  • Experience in using a variety of test instruments and data acquisition systems
  • Prior exposure to a manufacturing environment
  • Strong project management skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Effective team player and facilitator

TekWissen® Group is an equal opportunity/affirmative action Employer (m/f/d/v) supporting workforce diversity

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  • Job Reference: 671168719-2
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2022
  • Recruiter: TEKWISSEN ®
  • Location: Erie, Pennsylvania
  • Salary: On Application