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Title:  Sr. Test Engineer

About Advanced Energy

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: AEIS), enables design breakthroughs and drives growth for leading semiconductor and industrial customers. Our precision power and control technologies, along with our applications know-how, inspire close partnerships and innovation in thin-film and industrial manufacturing. We are proud of our rich heritage, award-winning technologies, and we value the talents and contributions of all Advanced Energy's employees worldwide.




The position will be responsible for the system integration and performance validation of new sensor products developed by Advanced Energy.  The position will work with Engineering to produce software to test and characterize subsystems and systems as needed during product development.  The position will devise and execute the system test plan to validate the performance of the product against the requirements.  The position will develop the software that will be used in production to calibrate and test the new products. This position will also develop software tools and utilities to facilitate product development.




  • During Concept and Feasibility phase of project assist with breadboard experiment and by creating software utilities.
  • During Development phase of project devise test and characterize procedures for the subsystems and for the system.
  • During Development phase create calibration software that may be required for sensors during development.
  • During Development phase create system validation plan and any software required to complete the plan.
  • Execute the system validation plan.
  • During Transfer phase transfer and train Production in the use of calibration and test software.
  • Some travel may be needed




  • Minimum of 5 years in software creation for production test and calibration stations.
  • Experience with building test fixtures and test stations.
  • Experience with C#.NET is required.
  • Experience with LabView is a plus.
  • Experienced with Electronics a plus.
  • Experience with Infrared Sensors a plus.
  • Experienced with Thermal Imaging a plus.
  • Experiences in embedded systems a plus.
  • Understanding of System Verification and Validation.


Advanced Energy is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto