MakerBot is looking for a Test Engineer. The right person is a strong team player and is used to working in a fast-paced environment.
Key Areas of Responsibility
- Ability to create and execute test plans
- Interact with product development teams in compliance to quality and regulatory requirements in all phases of the product development lifecycle.
- Review and interpret test results providing feedback on product improvements while delivering clear, meaningful and repeatable test results.
- Assume responsibility for own personal development and continuous learning.
- Participate in design reviews, safety reviews, ensuring that customer quality requirements are met or exceeded.
- Must have the ability to write technical summaries of hardware and software testing performed.
- Perform a broad variety of tasks in support of hardware and software product and process design as assigned by the departmental director.
- BS Degree in Engineering or technical discipline with 2-5 years' experience.
- High degree of ownership and professional commitment required.
- Demonstrated expertise to effectively communicate within all levels of the organization.
- Exceptional analytical, problem solving, and root-cause analysis skills.
- Ability to multitask and handle tasks with competing priorities effectively.
- Clear thinker: Simplifying strategy into specific actions with clear accountability, making decisions with speed & accuracy based on best available information and communicating priorities clearly & concisely.
- Team-focused and self-motivated, with the ability to work on a schedule and meet deadlines.
- Familiarity with PC, Mac, and Linux
- Ability to follow technical instructions in order to operate software and manual tools
- Familiarity with 3D printing or MakerBot
Founded in 2009, Brooklyn-based MakerBot has grown to be a global leader in desktop 3D printing. MakerBot had 16 percent market share of all 3D printers (industrial and personal) made from 2009 to the end of 2011. In 2011, MakerBot had 21.6 percent market share. In 2012, MakerBot estimates that it now has a 25 percent market share of the 3D printer market. There are more than 15,000 MakerBot Desktop 3D Printers in use by engineers, designers, researchers, and people who just like to make things. The MakerBot Replicator Desktop 3D Printer has been named Popular Mechanics “Overall Winner” for best 3D printer and was honored as one of Time Magazine's Best Inventions of 2012. In addition, MakerBot was named “Best Emerging Tech” at the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show, won Popular Mechanics Editor's Choice Award, the Popular Science Product of the Year, and recently was awarded the Fast Company 2012 Innovation by Design Award as well as being named by Fast Company as “One of the World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Consumer Electronics.” And MakerBot was recently awarded a TechCrunch Crunchies Award for best hardware start-up. The company has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, the Economist, Wired, The Colbert Report, Fast Company, Engadget, Make: Magazine, Rolling Stone, Time.com, IEEE Spectrum, CNN, Financial Times, NPR, Vogue Italia and many others.
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