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Test Engineer in Covington, LA at Globalstar

Date Posted: 1/18/2019

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Job Description

Globalstar is hiring a Test Engineer to join our team in New Orleans Area!!!

This individual will have a BS, preferably in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering.  Minimum 3 years’ experience at an engineering position.  Plan, design, develop, and conduct tests on electronic components, products, and systems by performing the following duties.  Ability to multi-task is essential. Ability to effectively manage time and prioritize tasks is a must. This individual will have good organizational, analytical, and numerical skills.  This individual will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. They must work with other technology department team members to ensure departmental deadlines are met and objectives are achieved.

****Ability to travel to manufacturing facilities both within the USA and overseas in Asia. Maximum travel per year is 10%****

Major Job duties are, but not limited to, the following:       

  • Design, develop, fabricate and operate PCBA test equipment and test fixtures.
  • Direct and coordinate electronic engineering activities concerned with development, procurement, installation, and calibration of instruments, equipment, and control devices required to test mass production devices and record their results.
  • Determine the test functions to be conducted and the sequence of test operations.
  • Confer with manufacturing and design engineering personnel to resolve testing problems such as product or system malfunctions, incomplete test data and data interpretation.
  • Analyze and interpret test data and prepare technical reports for use by engineering, manufacturing and management personnel.
  • Develop or use computer software and hardware to conduct tests on electronic products and systems.         

Job Requirements

Position requirements:

  • BS, preferably in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering
  • Experience with Labview, NI TestStand, SQL and other test equipment SW required.
  • Knowledge of DB principles; Linux; Shell scripting; Schematic Capture Tools; SW development tools; SolidWorks; MS Project, Excel, and Word.
  • Solid broad-based knowledge of analog, digital and RF circuits.
  • Experience with automated test equipment at electrical, mechanical and software levels.
  • Ability to read electronic schematics and layouts.
  • Experience with SolidWorks and ability to read mechanical design drawings desirable.

Who are we?

Globalstar is a rapidly expanding and innovative provider of mobile satellite telecommunications services. We provide affordable, dependable, high-quality satellite voice and data service to over 120 countries worldwide.  Globalstar is the answer for businesses operating on remote worksites, in remote areas beyond cellular and traditional landline service and for outdoor enthusiasts seeking peace of mind when in remote areas outside of cellular service.

Globalstar offers a competitive salary and benefits package including, but not limited to, medical, dental, 401K, stock options, employee stock purchase plan, life Insurance, long term disability and short-term disability.

Globalstar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


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