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Test Engineering Tech

West Torrington, CT
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Altek Electronics, a trusted source of electronic manufacturing services since 1972, is a comprehensive contract manufacturer serving a broad range of industries. We work with industry leaders supporting a complete product life cycle, from prototype through production and end of life. As a solutions provider with expertise in PCB layout and design, PCB assembly, and upper-level chassis, control panels, and cable & harness assembly, we manufacture products using LEAN manufacturing and Six Sigma principles. We use open communication to fulfill our mission of “Value through the eyes of the customer.” Delivering quality products on-time, Altek is certified to AS9100D, our operators are certified to IPC-610, IPC-620 and J-STD, we are ITAR compliant and a Veteran-Owned Small Business.

Please visit our website for more detail and to meet our team.


Supports the Test Engineering and Electronics Engineering departments in the development and commission of test solutions as well as performing test and providing troubleshooting assistance.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Includes the following:

  • Assists in the generation of test plans, procedures, and work instructions from customer requirements
  • Participates in the build, manufacture, and validation of test fixtures as required per customer requirements, test plans, and test standards
  • In conjunction with the Test Engineer, develops and validates test automation solutions to reduce errors, reduce complexity, and increase throughput
  • Setup and configure test setups, fixtures, testing apparatus and machines
  • Coordinates with Test and Production departments to provide the necessary documentation, education, and training for a successful handoff
  • Assist and support Electronic Technicians and/or Engineers in the resolution of product issues.
  • Perform testing and troubleshooting of analog, digital, and microprocessor based systems
  • Calibrate, maintain, and/or troubleshoot test fixtures
  • Ensures proper documentation and retention of test solutions
  • Responsible for understanding & following company, and or manufacturing guidelines/procedures
  • Responsible for following established safety rules & 6S
  • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Knowledge and Skill Requirements

  • Strong communication and organization skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft office applications
  • Ability to read & understand assembly documentation, test procedures, and all inspection criteria
  • Ability to operate all test equipment including multimeters, power supplies, oscilloscopes, function generators, and programming devices
  • Ability to work in a team environment with supervision
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Must be able to utilize the web to find resources and resolve problems

Education and/or Experience

  • Experience with Arduino, Raspberry Pi, or similar devices
  • Experience with script or object-oriented based programming languages
  • Minimum of one to three years experience in a manufacturing environment
  • IPC 610 & 620 certification

Working Conditions

Working conditions are normal for a manufacturing environment. Work involves lifting of materials and product up to 30 pounds.

Altek Electronics, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, or the presences of a non-job-related medical condition, disability, or handicap, however, current openings may involve ITAR restricted hiring practices, and all applicants must be aware of this requirement and are encouraged to consult the latest ITAR regulations regarding restrictions that my apply.



West Torrington, CT
06790 USA