Starkey is hiring an experienced Test Engineer II for our talented innovative team of test engineers. If you have 5+ years of experience in electrical hardware programming systems and are looking to join a well respected, high tech company that is driven by helping make peoples lives better, then Starkey could be for you!
Starkey Hearing Technologies is a privately held, global leader of hearing technology company that is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. Founded in 1967, Starkey is known for its innovative design, development of cutting edge technology and distribution of comprehensive digital hearing systems. Starkey is the only American-owned provider of hearing technologies. The company has more than 5000 employees globally, operates 26+ facilities and does business in more than 100 markets worldwide. Starkey’s product Livio AI was named to TIME’s list of the 100 Best Inventions of 2019. and most recently Starkey’s Evolv AI Won the 2022 Artificial Intelligence Excellence Award
Here’s a video about how Starkey is redefining the hearing healthcare industry, which features 13 employees: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rujbz9DCoI8
This position is responsible to develop Starkey hearing aid and accessory manufacturing test platforms. This includes developing, implementing, and validating hardware and software to test Starkey products at the component, subassembly, and device levels. In addition, this person will research, develop, and implement innovative techniques in detecting defects and test automation to improve cost and efficiency in the production environment.
Approach and Deployment
Design, develop, and implement automated systems to test product in a manufacturing environment, at component, subassembly and systems levels
Perform product requirements analysis, test requirements definition, test system hardware and software design, systems integration, and validation
Generate design, validation, and maintenance documentation to comply with corporate quality system and department policies
Provide troubleshooting guidance and sustaining support for test systems in Manufacturing
Monitor Manufacturing test data to identify product and process quality issues, as well as test system performance
Independently and collaboratively resolve technical challenges and identify opportunities for improvement
Work with cross functional teams to contribute to the completion of projects
Develop product and technology knowledge though informal mentoring by more experienced personnel
Keep current on test-technology trends
Results – Performance Measures
Achieve quality, technology, schedule, and cost goals
Test development activities and deliverables are compliant with the Starkey Quality Management System
Develop innovative, reusable, and sustainable test methods, hardware, and software
Comply with Starkey Employee Corporate and department policies.
Support corporate health and safety objectives.
React to change productively and handle other essential duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in engineering or a physical science with a strong emphasis in electrical, mechanical, or computer engineering.
3-5 years of experience in working with electronic hardware and software, and an active participant in problem solving teams
Experience and knowledge of electrical hardware is essential for success in this role
Experience in Python, .NET, C/C++/C#, or LabView programming
Experience in developing and integrating hardware and software systems
Exposure to analytical and metrology tools and interpretation of the data from these tools.
Exposure to statistical process control methods and tools (Cpk, Gage R&R, minitab, etc.)