Omnicell, Inc. Reliability Test Engineer IV in Trieste, Italy

Reliability Test Engineer IV


Reliability Test Engineer IV

The Reliability Test Engineer (TE) interfaces with all levels of the company, and collaborates with engineering, SWD, marketing, manufacturing, quality and purchasing as well as other cross-functional teams. The TE exhibits leadership and manages testing and qualifying of large-scale electromechanical systems to design requirements and medical industry standards. The individual is responsible for the quality of new hardware product designs. Most importantly, the TE exhibits the desire and ability to collaborate, and excels in teamwork and communication.

Essential Functions:

  • Define the overall test strategy for systems, subsystems and components.

  • Develop and execute Evaluation Tests, Engineering Verification Tests (EVT) and Design Validation Tests (DVT) for medical equipment/systems with the assistance of other test engineers, interns, and technicians.

  • Define product test plans and overall test solutions.

  • Evaluate test results, investigate product test failures, analyze performance problems, define root causes, recommend corrective actions, and write test reports.

  • Design and implement manual and automated test solutions at a system level and sub-system level to support the testing of robotic and electromechanical assemblies.

  • Conduct failure modes and effect analysis (FMEA) of system level and sub-system level designs to identify high risk areas requiring testing.

  • Direct support of customers, to include travel to off-site locations as necessary to evaluate field issues.

  • Willingness to travel internationally to suppliers and vendors to assist with test development and production ramp up

  • Focus on improving the overall test capability of the department.

  • Utilize predictive analytical methods including modelling, historical learning, industry data as well as internal data mining to help define key tests and parameters that should be monitored.

Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • 5+ years of related experience in a verification testing of medical, laboratory, military, or industrial equipment.

  • Experience with project lead role as well as supervisory role.

  • Proven work experience with robotics, system, and embedded software testing.

  • Demonstrated experience with designing automated and manual test sets for testing electromechanical and robotic assemblies including the integration of off the shelf test equipment.

  • Experience with designing automated test-fixtures for PCBAs and electronic assemblies.

  • Highly analytical having experience with utilizing predictive analytic methods including modelling, historical learning, industry data as well as internal data mining to help define key tests and parameters.

  • Experience with reliability analysis, methodologies and assessment.

  • Experience with FMEA process and statistical tests methods including Design of Experiments (DOE).

  • Ability to create, read electrical schematics and assembly drawings as well as understand their functions.

  • Working experience in ISO 9001 environment.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Experience with automated test systems including data acquisition systems.

  • Self-starter, capable of working independently as well as building strong cross functional collaborative relationships.

  • Must be able to work in a team environment and assist cross functional teams with the debugging of complex issues.

  • The candidate must be highly motivated to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent.

Preferred Knowledge and Skills:

  • Experience with RS232, USB, Ethercat, CPLDs, microcontrollers, etc.

  • Working experience with FDA regulated, ISO13485, or other highly regulated environments.

  • Experience with Agile PLM and understanding of ECR, ECO process.

  • Experience in LabView, Solid Works and Orcad

  • Experience in C/C# programming

  • Experience with Weibull or other reliability modelling

  • Experience with reliability block diagrams and system reliability modeling

  • Experience with test data analytics, particularly large test sets (1GB+ data)

Work Conditions:

  • Office Environment

  • Up to 25% travel may be required to customer sites and corporate locations

Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

Omnicell will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.