Embedded SW System Test Engineer

at TA Instruments in New Castle, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Embedded SW System Test Engineer
Req. # 
Company Name 
US-DE-New Castle
Regular Full-Time

The Embedded SW System Test Engineer will provide system level testing of embedded SW and electromechanical subsystems to verify meeting all requirements.

Develops and manages the System Test Plans to optimize the lifecycle performance of the platforms. Manages the Traceability Matrix of all testing against requirements. Supports all testing from concept to commercialization across the entire product lifecycle.


Typical tasks of the position include, but are not limited to


Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Assists in plan and authoring testing protocols, conduct testing, and documentation
Performs a variety of routine lab activities, providing QC support for testing on new products which are in various stages of prototyping and development using a variety of lab methodology & instrumentation & associated computer software(S) such as Python or C++.
Optimize test cases to maximize feature coverage and re-use combining system and SW testing.
Ensure robust system(s) by fully testing feature sets prior to commercialization.
Automation of components via scripting and simulation to verify embedded code and electronics.
Drive adoption of best practices in testing, maintainability and product lifecycle maintenance.
Consideration of needs and requirements of other internal stakeholders as part of the system development.
Work closely with a cross functional engineering team while developing and supporting the testing of product features throughout the entire development cycle.


The successful candidate will have a combination of knowledge, skills, and experience that would include the following


Willingness to work on fast paced, challenging engineering projects independently and in a multidisciplinary team
Ability to design experiments, and collect and analyze data with software such as LabView, MATLAB, etc.
Excellent organization and communication skills, teamwork and problem solving.
Creative approach to engineering solutions
Requirements Management
Traceability test matrix management


Company Description


TA Instruments is a world leading Scientific Instrumentation company with a focus on Material Characterization.

Electric Cars, 3D Printing, better batteries, making materials more recyclable, space suits, candy that melts in your mouth and not your hands, paint that goes on smooth and dries without streaks, even ensuring your French fries have the perfect crunch to them.... What do these all have in common? Material Science! Our instruments are pivotal in designing materials used in every aspect of life. Our software enables the scientists and technicians to not only run experiments but gain insights from the data in both production and research of new materials.

Diversity and inclusion are fundamental to our core values at Waters Corporation. It is our responsibility to actively implement programs and practices to drive inclusive behavior and increase diversity across the organization. We are united by diversity and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products, our customers and our community. Waters is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity or protected Veteran status.

It is the policy of TA Instruments to recruit, hire, and retain the best-qualified workforce while meeting the Company’s commitment to affirmative action and equal employment opportunity. TA Instruments does not discriminate against any qualified candidate for employment because of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, religious creed, age (40 or older), disability (reasonably accommodated by TA Instruments), medical condition, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, pregnancy, genetic information or any other factor prohibited by law.

Copy Link

Job Posting: 897637

Posted On: Jan 15, 2022

Updated On: Feb 14, 2022