Test Automation Engineer in Brookfield, Wisconsin

Date Posted: 6/5/2019

Job Snapshot

Employee Type: Full-time
Job Type: Engineering
Date Posted: 6/5/2019

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design and develop automated systems for testing and new product development.
  • Create CAD models and drawings of system assemblies, components and products.
  • Utilize LabVIEW, Visual Basic, and PLC ladder programming in fixture development.
  • Perform FEA on critical mechanical components and assemblies.
  • Specify material, surface finish, heat treatment and coatings based on application stresses, tolerance and application.
  • Collaborate with electrical engineers researching, selecting, and implementing sensor technology.
  • Employ communication technologies, control devices, position sensing, and force measurement.
  • Design self-monitoring mechanical systems incorporating such elements as force, torque and velocity to detect failures.
  • Assist in the building, testing and programming of automated fixtures.
  • Create system documentation including BOM, operational instructions, and maintenance schedule.
  • Prepare and submit work orders, purchase requisitions, and expedite tooling projects to assure timely completion.
  • Prioritize and manage multiple projects.
  • Review and thoroughly understand product function and design specifications.
  • Maintain technical competency and remain current in technology.
  • Assist with training other team members as necessary and requested.

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar field.
  • Experience in mechanical design utilizing CAD, SolidWorks or NX-Unigraphics.
  • Experience with programming languages such as LabVIEW, Visual Basic, C, ladder logic, assembly.
  • Knowledge of test and measurement techniques, including sensor technology, signal conditioning, data acquisition and performance calculations.
  • Knowledge of mechatronics incorporating hydraulics, pneumatics, and electrical components.
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