Mfg. Test Engineer

Engineering-EN0000 · Coeur d Alene, Idaho
Department Engineering-EN0000
Employment Type Full-Time EE
Minimum Experience Experienced

At AIS we're excited about what the future of the Human Machine eXperience (HMX) offers and are directly impacting this with our diverse portfolio of electro-mechanical assembles and immersive products across virtual reality, electronic wearables, infection control products, medical & industrial display interfaces and touchscreens. We're looking for smart, motivated, individuals who embrace an entrepreneurial spirit and thrive on working with a team of rockstars.


We offer robust benefits packages across a full suite of health benefits including medical, dental, vision and mental health. Generous PTO including 1-week company shut down to enjoy the beautiful PNW summers!


The role of Manufacturing Test Engineer defines, develops, and deploys Production Test Systems to support sub-assembly and final-assembly manufacturing of electromechanical human-machine interface products. Responsibilities include support for New Product Introduction (NPI), Sustaining Production Test, Automation initiatives, and Platform upgrades. 


Primary Responsibilities


  • Collaborate broadly throughout the organization to deliver reliable Production Test Systems.
  • Define Production Test Requirements and associated Verification/Validation plans.
  • Develop Product Test Hardware, Firmware, and Software.
  • Provide ongoing troubleshooting, maintenance, and upgrade support for Production Test equipment, including migration/updates to new Test Platforms (e.g., LabVIEW) 
  • Create maintenance and calibration procedures for Production Test Systems.
  • Contribute as an integral member of the Concurrent Engineering team supporting activities within the New Product Introduction process.




  • Proficient in LabVIEW, and developing instrument drivers
  • GUI development using Visual Basic 6, Visual Basic.Net, C#,  including the ability to manage multi-thread tasks and develop reusable components using object-oriented design techniques.
  • Experience with many industry-standard protocols including USB, RS232/422/485, PS/2, TCP/IP, CANbus, SPI, I2C, 2.4 GHz wireless, Wi-Fi & Bluetooth, etc.
  • Familiarity with embedded Linux (e.g., BeagleBone, Raspberry Pi)
  • Experience hardware test development (e.g., overall system architecture, specifying instrumentation, cable and wire harnesses, electrical panels, PCB design, etc.)
  • Ability to read and develop schematics and/or create electrical drawings
  • Excellent debugging and troubleshooting skills to the component level
  • Experience with industrial robots (e.g., Universal Robot)
  • Self-starter, highly motivated, exceptional character, and extremely collaborative
  • Comfortable with fast pace, constant change, and supporting multiple projects
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and written
  • BS degree in CompE, EE, CS, Mechatronics, or related discipline, plus at least 3 years previous Test Engineering development experience in an electronics-manufacturing environment.


  • Audio Performance Criteria Testing
  • Automated Visual Inspection Equipment
  • Experience with firmware development for embedded microcontrollers (i.e. embedded C for Cypress PSoC)
  • Familiar with National Instruments software, primarily Measurement Studio for .Net
  • Experience with IEEE 1149.1 Boundary Scan Test Development
  • Familiar with 8051, Intel 80x96, and Microchip PIC microcontrollers
  • Experience with integration of Single Board Computers


    Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Protected Vet

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    • Location
      Coeur d Alene, Idaho
    • Department
    • Employment Type
      Full-Time EE
    • Minimum Experience