Lab Test Engineer

Location: Redmond, WA
Date Posted: 08-08-2018
The primary responsibility of this position is to lead and manage the laboratory processes. The position
will be responsible for all aspects associated with the laboratory, which includes and is not limited to
testing activities, maintenance of the equipment, safety plan and including on-site support during testing.
Expected to provide direction to less experienced engineers and interact with end customer on a regular
  • Prepares, plans, and executes test plans and standard test procedures
  • Develops/maintain proper documentation of the Lab procedures
  • Researches, acquires, and extracts technical data from equipment specs, installation manuals, and engineering definition to develop necessary testing and reporting
  • Prepares of test reports
  • Assures operation and maintenance of test equipment
  • Troubleshoots and identifies reason for equipment malfunction
  • Runs computer simulations
  • Conducts and supports tests
  • Records and analyzes data
  • Plans, sets up, and undertakes controlled experiments and trials.
  • Obtains and controls test samples
  • Oversees maintenance, calibration, and testing of the lab equipment
  • Presents results to senior staff and customers
  • Writes reports, reviews, and summaries
  • Keeps up to date with relevant scientific and technical developments
  • Orders and maintains lab supplies
  • Oversees organization of the Lab and 5S
  • Manages inventory of the Lab
  • May be designated to review, check, and approve deliverables from peers
  • Applies extensive technical expertise and has full knowledge of other related disciplines
  • Regular, predictable attendance is required
  • Adheres to safe work practices and contributes to the evolution of the health, safety, and environmental program and culture
Education and/or Experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Electrical, Aerospace Engineering, or equivalent work experience
  • 6-9 years experience in an Engineering Lab environment
  • 3-5 years performing testing and analyzing results
  •  5 years of experience in Aerospace Industry
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