Topcon Precision Agriculture is looking for a qualified individual to fill the role of Test Engineer. This person will be involved in testing Topcon’s line of Precision Agriculture Guidance equipment.
The position's responsibilities will include:
Developing test plans that meet new product delivery schedules.
Author test procedures for new features and regression testing that ensure repeatable and thorough testing.
Execute Product Validation and Verification in an efficient and effective manner.
Understanding customer requirements and making sure product meet those requirements.
Troubleshooting reported problems and providing technical support to sales and customer support.
Improve and expand lab and field testing facilities and capabilities.
Work with and communicate with Topcon’s, product management, technical support, sales support, production, engineering, R & D and other departments on issues affecting our ability to deliver field support to end users and dealers.
Support Beta test sites
Minimum candidate Requirements:
· A degree in Electrical, Mechanical, or Agricultural engineering.
· 2-5 years related experience
Knowledge of serial, ISO CAN, radio and other machine to machine communication types
Excellent troubleshooting skills
Computer skills in basic Microsoft Office suite
Ability to work with individuals from a variety of technical and cultural backgrounds
Ability to prioritize and handle many tasks/activities at once
Able to lift up to 50 lbs and move in, on, and around agricultural equipment.
Prior product test/development experience
Strong analytical skills
Fluent in English
Preferred candidate Requirements:
· 5-10 years of industry experience
Extensive knowledge of precision agriculture practices and equipment
Programming/scripting experience for test tool development