Test Engineer - Galway

Ref: 176 Date Posted: Friday 13 Jan 2023
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Based in the West of Ireland, my client is currently looking for a number of experienced Test Engineer to join their expanding team. As a test engineer you are responsible for all the Test Equipment in the production area. Continuous Improvement is an integral part of the job. Problem Solving, Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action implementation are also a fundamental part of the job  

  • Drive Test Engineering best practices including S/W & H/W standardisation from Prototyping through to Series Production.
  • Provide requirements to Design for Test, PFMEAs & Design Reviews
  • Support Test specification deliverable with R&D
  • Complete Coverage reports
  • Deliver Technical developments to support Test requirements
  • Complete and Ensure acceptable Capabilities and GRRs on all measurable parameters identified in the Tester Specification
  • Support Creation of Gold Parts and deploy Good and Bad Parts
  • Maintain and drive improvements on all products in production that you own the Test Specification for.
  • Provide training to Technician/Engineering Group as part of Project handover to Production
  • Support Product Line Development and Open Issues
  • Support New Production Equipment Deliveries
  • Keep track of and submit annual budget requirements
  • Support process Camera Assembly and Test Process owners on standard adherence and maintenance




  • Development/ Integration/ Testing of cutting edge technologies and latest communication standards to Test Framework
  • Ensure all Software supplied by you or 3rd part are sufficiently tested as per best practice before deploying to production systems
  • Ensure all software is version controlled and has a traceable change history.
  • Drive Test Engineering best practices within the S/W, H/W & Mech Eng Design Teams.
  • Develop Test Sequences on existing Bespoke Test sequencer and NI Test Platforms.
  • Integration of Test applications to Automated Production Processes
  • Liase with P1 Design Engineers (Hardware/Software & Mechanical), Process Engineering in the Design, Development and Delivery of Test System Solutions and provide input/updates to DFT, DFMs,PFMEAs & Design Reviews.
  • Specify and Design test fixtures, considering Poka Yoke techniques, etc.
  • Support design and development of all fixturing required for your process
  • Where relevant all equipment must be CE compliant




  • Generation of Qualification Plan and statistical data to validate product test strategy
  • Ensure the 4M process is strictly adhered to and that where relevant changes are presented to the PCCB and/or Technical committees
  • Ensure the IQ, OQ and PQ process are strictly followed
  • Ensure where relevant the deviation and ECR/ECO processes are strictly followed
  • Timing Plans required for all projects
  • Best Documentation practice to be followed at all times
  • Generation of Technical & Training documentation
  • Minimum 3 Years Experience within Electronics Manufacturing Environment (ideally Automotive Electronics)
  • NI LabView and TestStand Experience with Certification considered beneficial.
  • Software Programming Skills – C, C++, Batch programming or similar.
  • General Software Packages skills – Microsoft Office Suite, Minitab, etc.
  • Experience with Protocol standards GPIB, RS232, LIN, CAN, Ethernet & WiFi beneficial
  • Experience in Video Standards – LVDS, NTSC, Ethernet beneficial
  • Experience with Automation equipment (Sensors, I/O, PLC’s, Robotics)
  • Experience in document writing is required, i.e. procedures, specifications, reports, etc.
  • Experience with CAD packages, CadStar, SolidWorks, etc would be beneficial.
  • Must have excellent debug and problem solving skills.

For more information please call me on 0879728431 or annemarie@amfconsulting.ie