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Actalent Test Development Engineer in St. Petersburg, Florida


Looking for an experienced Test Engineer to become part of a growing Test Development team. As a Test Development Engineer, you will be required to take ownership of assigned projects, developing test strategies, test plans, test hardware and automation software, as well as implementation of the test solutions at the desired manufacturing site or in design verification lab.


  • Develop manufacturing and design verification test plans for PCBA’s supporting systems used for Semiconductor manufacturing processes

  • Develop test equipment solutions for Semiconductor Manufacturing Equipment PCBA’s using both off-the-shelf equipment and custom designed hardware (test fixtures, test PCBAs)

  • LabVIEW for automation (50% of the role)

  • Develop test automation scripts for volume manufacturing functional test

  • Conduct Root Cause Analysis /troubleshooting activities on NPI and volume product in test. Perform data analysis to find patterns and issues with product test performance

  • Experience with developing test automation software/scripts using some or all the following languages

  • Emphasis on test development in a manufacturing environment

  • Experience with functional test of digital and analog PCBA’s

  • Experience test equipment: high speed scopes (e.g. digital communication analyzers), DMM’s, Ethernet switches, Data Acquisition cards, Frequency Generators/Counters, etc.

  • Strong Root Cause Analysis and troubleshooting skills

  • Experience with hardware design and schematic experience from an analog/digital

  • Understanding of Root Cause Analysis /troubleshooting activities on NPI and volume product in test

Skills & Qualifications:


1) Automation & Software Test Development experience for manufacturing environment

2) LabVIEW development

3) Text-based Language (C and/or C++) for Test Automation

4) PCBA testing experience


  • Good understanding of the end-to-end manufacturing test strategies (pre-FT, FT, ST, ESS)

  • Good understanding of the differences between manufacturing test and design verification test is a valuable skill as well

  • Experience in developing cost effective test stations for volume manufacturing.

    About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.