Senior Test Engineer
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Eaton's Fluid Electrical Distribution division, a part of our
Aerospace group, is currently seeking a Senior Test Engineer to
join our team. This position is based at our Camarillo, CA office.
Relocation is available for qualified candidate currently residing
The Senior Test Engineer will test both prototype and
production/qualification hardware with a focus on safety and
quality, verifying that it performs to the product required
The incumbent will study the specifications and examine the
hardware while working to determine what data is needed and then
identify the actual test methods, materials, fixtures and equipment
They will schedule and perform tests; keeping the customer
up-to-date and presenting data to the requester and maintain
responsibility for all engineering details associated with the
engineering testing performed at this facility and others as needed
to fulfill customer obligations.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every
employee around the world. We create an environment where
creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every
day. It's where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your
full potential-and where you can help us reach ours.
In this function you will:
Write qualification test plans and procedures based upon customer
or internal product requirements, ensuring that all requirements
that are to be validated by test are captured. This includes
coordinating test planning activities with the product engineering
Perform testing in support of new product development activities,
including qualification testing.
Train test technicians to perform testing to industry and custom
Support scheduling and planning activities related to all
engineering test programs and provides updates in regular tiered
meetings tracking test execution and effectiveness.
Analyze test outputs and document test results in qualification
test reports/development test reports.
Troubleshoot test anomalies and determine root cause of test
related anomalies using best practices (5 Why,
Compose development test plans to support design risk reduction and
fact finding testing.
Develop test stands and fixtures; manage the
procurement/fabrication of the test stand/fixture.
Determine appropriate data acquisition, instrumentation, and
analysis to provide adequate test outputs to validate test
Interpret new and innovative test procedures for product
Participate in early phase product development to identify project
testing risks as they relate to schedule and providing product
improvements to the design team to eliminate test risks.
Implement, promote and maintain a safe work environment by
implementing a culture of accident prevention, investigation,
equipment maintenance and application of rules. Identify, control
and administer risk and danger in own area.
Promote the company's mission and vision by actively supporting
Eaton's ethics and values as well as quality policies.
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds
that make each of us unique, we - as individuals and as a company -
Required (Basic) Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering from an
Minimum 3 years working experience as a Test Engineer or
Must be able to work in the United States without corporate
sponsorship now and within the future
This position requires use of information or access to hardware
which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations
(ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of
ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent
Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or
Proficient in industry standard testing methods (EIA, MIL).
Proficient in design, modeling, and drafting of test fixtures
(ideally in Solidworks).
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (ie Excel, Word,
Proficient in custom test software programming for data collection
systems (ideally in LabView)
Hands on testing experience and trouble shooting.
Knowledge of basic engineering principles as they relate to
mechanical assemblies and is able to implement them into a testing
Working knowledge of mechanical design principles
Strong product design ability (Both new product & product
Advanced knowledge in engineering report and specification
In-depth knowledge of mechanics of materials, statics, and
Ability to make recommendations on product designs, strongly
influence product costs, and capital investments.
Ability to lead technical discussions and presentations for
internal and external customers, including design reviews,
non-advocate reviews and technical coordination meetings.
Thorough knowledge of product applications, product design
techniques, engineering processes, and engineering standards.
Familiar with government regulations and industry standards on
design and operation of aviation ground fueling equipment
Eaton also considers qualified applicants regardless of criminal
histories, consistent with local laws. To request a
disability-related reasonable accommodation to assist you in your
job search, application or interview process, please call
412-893-3600 or send an email to:
We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all
job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon
job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national
origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected
veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
North America - US/Puerto Rico
Camarillo CA Loc
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility)
allowed for this position?
Does this position offer relocation?
Yes, 10 % of the Time
Requisition ID :103769
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