Rochester, NY: Electrical Engineer (Fixtures)

Rochester, NY.  Electrical Engineer (Fixtures)

Job Description

This technical position entails designing automation systems for intrusion security products.  The successful candidate will actively participate in a structured product development process with responsibility for test strategy design, manufacturing test equipment development, and system deployment to our manufacturing sites.  This position offers the opportunity to work in a dynamic team environment with diverse individuals and groups located worldwide.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Planning and leading test development activities
  • Design test systems for manufacturability, testability, and cost effectiveness
  • Requirements gathering, review, and validation
  • Working with product and test automation experts on test methodology development
  • Test equipment/software/documentation validation, training, and hand-off to internal customers
  • Creating work instructions and training for the factory associates


Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent is required

Job Requirements


·         Technical Expertise

o    3+ years electrical engineering experience

o    Strong analog and digital circuit troubleshooting skills using typical test equipment (DMM, oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer, etc)

o    Thorough understanding of product design for manufacturability, testability and cost effectiveness

o    Circuit design, schematic capture, and familiarity with PCB design

·         Technical Leadership

o    Ability to plan and lead test development activities and factory deployment

o    Ability to guide, train, and mentor engineers and technicians

·         Periodic international travel


·         Familiarity with visible and infrared sensing, RF and microwave technologies

·         Experience with LabVIEW

·         Strong mechanical aptitude

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