• Senior Test Engineer

    Job Location(s) US-MN-Eden Prairie | US-CA-Carlsbad
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  • Overview

    Based in beautiful Eden Prairie, Minnesota, and Carlsbad, California, we are CalAmp, the pure-play pioneering leader of the Connected Car, Connected Truck, and broader Internet of Things (IoT) marketplace. Currently, we are seeking a Senior Test Engineer with at least 7 years experience. This is an exciting opportunity for those who wish to work for a stable, well-established company that builds transformational technologies within the revolutionary domain of IoT.


    We believe that people are our greatest asset and we are committed to being an employer of choice in our industry. CalAmp offers an engaging and diverse work environment that permits our people to take pride in their contributions and share in the company’s success. Our employees can expect the space to showcase their talent, sharpen their skills, develop new capabilities, and be a part of a global team that develops revolutionary technologies. We proudly offer the stability and security of a large publicly-traded tech company without the rigidity and red tape.

    In particular, we offer:

    • Meaningful work with the potential to disrupt an entire industry
    • Visionary leadership
    • Excellent compensation packages
    • An extensive suite of medical and retirement benefits
    • Flexible time off policy and accommodating work schedules
    • Education Assistance Program (Tuition Reimbursement)
    • Access to cutting-edge tools and technologies
    • Innovative, intelligent, collaborative teammates


    • Drives architecture of Test Platform
    • Enhances existing test strategies for production testing by including Design for Manufacturability/Testability/Reliability/Cost (DFx) analysis with Design team and Supply Chain
    • Validates test related equipment/processes and documents proper operation
    • Conducts Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA), Gage R & R and DOE studies as required
    • Interfaces with Product Development, Production, Procurement, Quality, and the Supply Chain to ensure smooth product launches, transitions, and improvements
    • Documents, reports, and tracks progress on test platforms
    • Supports the transition of assembly and test processes to outsource partners
    • Reviews, improves, and approves outsource partner detailed Test Instructions
    • Provides training to Test Technicians  
    • Provides production support of manufacturing processes resolving production issues, both electrical and mechanical, as they arise
    • Assists in troubleshooting and failure analysis
    • Monitors the status of engineering documentation release, facilitates progress, and coordinates resolution of issues
    • Actively participates in Change Controls and approves ECOs
    • Provide avenue for outsource partners to suggest and facilitate improvements to designs Automated Test System (ATS) and associated tests allowing for increasing capacity and lower costs
    • Effectively communicate status and metrics to internal team members and management


    Must Haves

    • Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering or Bachelor's in Computer Science
    • 7+ years in a high volume electronics manufacturing and testing development
    • Cellular, RF radio or other telecommunications experience 
    • Demonstrated knowledge and working experience with automatic test equipment hardware, python or expect and data systems. This could include C/C++

    Strong Pluses

    • Experience with Cellular 3G, and 4G (LTE) technologies (protocols, configuration files, SIM cards, etc.)
    • Experience with wireless protocols such as Bluetooth and WiFi

    If you are a talented Senior Test Engineer with at least 7 years of experience and an interest in the Internet of Things domain, we want to speak with you. Interviews are occurring this week and next so apply now if interested.



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