Test Development Technician (Engineering Ast.)

Location: Chelmsford, MA, United States of America


ZOLL Medical is a growing, innovation-driven company on the forefront of delivering medical devices to save lives, and software solutions to improve efficiency. With customers in more than 140 countries, we continue to expand our reach, as well as our product offerings. Hospitals, emergency medical services (EMS), and others trust us to provide high-quality products and exceptional customer service. ZOLL products are used every day across the globe to save the lives of people who suffer sudden cardiac arrest. From Real CPR Help® technology—an industry first—to the world’s only wearable defibrillator, our capabilities and features set us apart. But none of this would be possible without the motivation and dedication of ZOLL employees, and we’re invested in their success.

Job Summary:

Based on management priorities, works with minimal supervision, to assemble and debug complex electro- mechanical production test systems. Facilitate the acquisition of materials required for assembly and production support of test equipment. Support test equipment preventive maintenance and calibration requirements by scheduling and/or performing inspections and maintenance as needed. Update assembly documentation including schematics, Bills of Material and wire-run list as needed to ensure test equipment design documentation is maintained. Perform validation of test systems and fixtures in support of the company's regulatory requirements. Assist production personnel, as required, in problem resolution on released test systems. Has no direct reports and generally receives work direction from the Test Development Lab Lead I Supervisor or Manager.

Essential Functions:

  • 25%      Performance of Validation Plans
  • 25%      Test System Assembly and Debug
  • 20%      Production and Supplier Support
  • 10%      Performance of PMs and Calibrations
  • 5%       Development of Validation Plans
  • 5%       Documentation of Test Fixtures
  • 5%       Design of Test Fixtures
  • 5%       Other duties as required

Skill Requirements:

  • Troubleshooting of analog, digital and high-voltage circuits. Includes computer­ based systems.
  • Strong electro-mechanical skills, to include the reading and interpretation of schematics and mechanical engineering drawings.
  • Knowledge of basic manufacturing processes, assembly and electronics test technology.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with test development and production personnel.
  • Proficient in most common PC based applications (Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Understanding of software troubleshooting tools available in LabVIEW and TestStand, a plus.
  • Familiarity with FDA QSR documentation a plus.

Required/ Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Minimum of a technical school diploma, ASEE preferred.
  • Minimum of one year experience in a production test and an electro-mechanical assembly environment including ICT, Functional Test and Reliability Test (HALT, HASS).
  • Certification in IPC soldering techniques a plus.