Test Engineer – Product Development

Job Description
This position is located at S3C, Inc. in Sunnyvale CA. As a Test Engineer you will be responsible for the software design and validation of test systems for state of the art custom automotive and industrial sensors.


  • Product test system software development including:
    • Translating customer specifications into engineering design
    • System architecture
    • Hardware selection
    • Test system software design, coding, implementation and validation
  • Support the product development process including:
    • Product design verification
    • Product test and validation
    • Device failure analysis
    • Writing product and process documentation

Job Requirements

  • BS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science (Masters preferred) or equivalent experience in sensor or similar product development
  • Proficiency in C++ or Visual Basic
  • Experience developing custom test system software preferably for sensors including software for controlling stand-alone measurement instruments
  • Proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Knowledge of statistics
  • Must be able to think independently and creatively
  • Must be able to work cooperatively in a team oriented environment
  • Familiarity with MEMS sensors a plus
  • Must effectively communicate both verbally and electronically in a cross functional environment
  • Strong problem solving abilities and good understanding of industry standards
  • Willing and able to travel abroad