At Nicoya, we love to work hard and play hard, and we are always working to continuously improve our products. Our team is expanding and we need more talented people to join our mission! We are looking for a driven individual to play a key role in developing our next generation of OpenSPR software.
Who you are :
You love a challenge and you’re a life-long learner. You thrive off of solving technical challenges in the development of new products to meet short and long-term customer goals.
You want to provide some of the world’s top researchers with the best technology to help make research simple for them and help them get the data they need to make a difference in the world.
You have excellent technical proficiency with a balanced understanding that user experience is everything. You love stepping out of your comfort zone while also keeping track of your day-to-day tasks.
You want to be a part of a thriving small team and you have great communication and teamwork skills. You are motivated by making an impact on your workplace and you thrive on challenging problems.
You have a proven track record for setting and meeting aggressive goals.
Collaborate with hardware and software engineers to create test plans and procedures
Design, build, and setup test fixtures, and execute testing based on plans
Automation and programming for test and characterization
Generation of user manuals and user guides for test stands / fixtures
Conduct single component-based and HW / SW integration testing to assess performance relative to specifications and verify system requirements
Track defects and work with cross-functional teams to resolve issues
Identify appropriate measurement methods, tools, and processes for both system and board level tests
Ensure traceability from requirements and specifications to verification
Analyze results with data processing tools and communicate test results
Participate in Design Review meetings to ensure designs are testable
Effectively execute, monitor, and troubleshoot prototype and manufacturing builds as necessary
Provide feedback on design and architecture based on test results
Identify, request, and order testing equipment
Interact and coordinate deliverables and timelines with cross functional teams
Recommend improvements to processes, technology, and interfaces that improve the effectiveness of the team
Our Ideal Candidate Has :
BS / MS degree in EE or ME or related engineering field
Minimum of 0-2 years experience working with instrumentation hardware development
Understanding of electro-mechanical hardware design and testing
Test experience with power supplies, data acquisition systems, and oscilloscopes
Experience in defect tracking, test plans, test protocols, and test execution
Able to write software and hardware technical specifications
Test automation systems and test case management systems experience
Design experience create automated test systems or one-off testers
Please include a cover letter with your application.