Job Listing Description

Lab Test Engineer

PDS Tech is seeking an Lab Test Engineer, in Colorado Springs, CO.


  • Manages research, development, design, and testing of electrical components, PC Board Layout, Electronics Packaging equipment, facilities, systems, products and networks for commercial, industrial and governmental purposes.
  • Review schematics and customer requirements for each product to assure accurate tests are being performed for each product.
  • Create detailed testing procedures for fire and gas detection products.
  • Evaluate and understand the Bill of Materials to verify all of the components are considered during testing.
  • Prioritize tasks and testing procedures to meet company and customer goals.
  • Execute validation and regression level tests.
  • Verify functional requirement on new product designs.
  • Create effective testing procedures in order to execute 200+ tests using multitasking techniques.
  • Track progress on program testing to ensure schedule goals.
  • Document product and procedure test results in an organized manner for leadership and co-workers to review.
  • Analyze defective components and product systems.
  • Conduct failure analysis, document the cause(s), and notify the team and supervisor of results.
  • Compile and report any unusual conditions or high risk results that could affect the quality or safety of the product.
  • Follow-up with engineering teams on re-designed product or products that needed technical updates or changes resulting from non-compliant test results.
  • Review, test, and validate agency requirements for each product to ensure compliance to agency standards.
  • Collaborate with the team and share ideas on process improvement.

  • 4+ years of experience working as a technician or test engineer on electronic products in an engineering lab (combination of years spent in product design are also applicable).
  • Proficient using digital and analog testing equipment such as multimeters, oscilloscopes.
  • Excellent self-task management/prioritization and documentation skills in a R&D or testing lab environment.
  • Understands how to read and interpret schematics, installation sheets, and bill of materials.
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills with little to no supervision.
  • Interpersonal skills to work with several departments, including engineering and production.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience working on failure probability models and risk mitigation plans.
  • General understanding of engineering equipment like soldering irons, hand-held power tools.
  • Expert on Microsoft Office (especially Excel and macros in Excel).
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time and lift up to 50 lbs. with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.A. without restrictions.


  • Experience with a Surface Mount Technology (SMT) a plus.
  • Knowledge of Engineering Graphical Packages.
  • Worked in the fire and gas industry with knowledge of regulatory standards such as UL268/217/521/EN54.
  • Expertise in Minitab, and/ Or LabVIEW.
  • Past experience with product design.


  • Bachelors

  • Associate’s Degree in electrical technology, electrical test technician, or related field with 6+ years of experience. 2+ in an electrical lab test environment with remainder in product design.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in electronics engineering technology, engineering technology, or related field is preferred 2+ years of experience in an electrical lab test environment or product design.

Job Number: 2010111048
Job Location: CO Springs, CO
Duration: 12 months
Input Date: 05/21/2021
Last Updated: 07/23/2021
Attention: Mike Flanery
Address: 50 FOUNDERS PLAZA STE 304
City, State: EAST HARTFORD, CT 06108
Phone: 860/289-2643
800 Phone: 866/636-4723
Fax Phone: 800/556-5284

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