Itron Firmware and Hardware Integration Test Engineer in Waseca, Minnesota
For decades, Itron has been delivering critical energy and water infrastructure services to customers around the globe--and we're just getting started. Join us and help design the future of resource management. Itron is looking for an Integration and Test Engineer with experience in hardware and embedded firmware development and testing environments and is extremely creative and detail oriented. You will be responsible for scoping, planning, and executing tests of new and existing features across multiple projects. You will work with hardware and firmware design engineers to develop and manage validation by developing and implementing quality processes and test infrastructure. Testing will include a hardware element: temperature characterization, voltage and current characterization, peripheral integration and validation, RF analysis and validation, etc. It will also include a software element: regression testing, functional validation, error handling, performance testing, etc. This type of testing will be performed while units are operating under various solution configurations. You will become a subject matter expert on how to operate the hardware the team is developing, in the various configurations and networks. Key Functions Primary role for validating hardware under various network configurations Automate the testing and data collection for Devices Under Test Develop plans for test, conduct plan reviews, execute and trouble shoot testing Develop regression test suites for firmware releases and execute them Develop scripts and set up servers and equipment for automated testing and data storage/reporting Develop solutions for automated parametric data collection (e.g. current consumption, frequency, etc.) Develop circuits for testing interfaces Automated measurements with lab equipment Experience: This position requires relevant experience after college graduation Demonstrated strong problems solving skills Demonstrated experience with instrumentation for development, test, and analysis. (i.e. compilers, code de-buggers, oscilloscopes, network analyzer, modulation analyzer, logic analyzer, etc.) Strong communication skills, both verbal and written Able to lead a design review Solid hardware troubleshooting skills Education: Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or similar Travel: 1 - 10% If you require an accommodation in order to apply to this position, please contact your local recruiting representative at 1-800-635-5461 or email . Itron enables utilities and cities to safely, securely and reliably deliver critical infrastructure services to communities in more than 100 countries. Our portfolio of smart networks, software, services, meters and sensors helps our customers better manage electricity, gas and water resources for the people they serve. By working with our customers to ensure their success, we help improve the quality of life, ensure the safety and promote the well-being of millions of people around the globe. Itron is dedicated to creating a more resourceful world. Join us: . #LI-O1 Itron is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, medical condition, veteran status, disability, genetic information, gender identity or other characteristics protected by law.