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Senior Hardware Test Engineer - Fixed-Term

Toronto, Canada, 1 Marmac Drive, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Req #12
Wednesday, August 16, 2023
If you're looking to work at a technology company that designs and manufactures its own solutions and is a leading enabler to the industrial Internet of Things (IoT), consider joining MultiTech's innovative, hard-working team. MultiTech designs, develops and manufactures communications equipment for the industrial internet of things connecting physical assets to business processes to deliver enhanced value. Founded by an engineer more than 50 years ago, we are committed to quality and service excellence. Our customers rely on MultiTech products and people to address their needs, while our history of innovation ensures they stay ahead of the latest technology with a partner who will be there for the life of their solution.

* Please note that this is a fixed-term position, beginning in September 2023 until approximately June/July 2024, with possibility of contract extension. *

Lead the development of hardware (primary) and software solutions for testing and validation of electro-mechanical products. Support full product life cycle through test automation, manufacturing efficiency, and quality assurance.


  • Lead the development of hardware (primary) and software solutions for new product validation, and manufacturing test.
  • Design, assemble, and debug manual and automated test fixtures for PCBA and electro-mechanical assemblies.
  • Develop scripts and software for automatic test control and data gathering.
  • Assess test equipment requirements and select appropriate solutions for
  • Create and execute detailed test plans.
  • Generate comprehensive test reports and in-depth analyses.
  • Participate in design reviews and provide feedback centered on DFT and DFM.
  • Participate in DFMEA reviews and provide input from the perspective of quality/test.
  • Support manufacturing by analyzing test coverage, yield improvement, and test time optimization.
  • Perform root cause failure analysis of customer returns.
  • Establish strategies for collecting, storing, and managing test data.
  • Develop and support relationships with 3rd party companies.
  • Adhere to quality system standards, ESD requirements and safety rules pertaining to the job.
  • Adhere to Multi-Tech rules and policies and provide leadership through training and example.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.
    8+ years experience with validation or production test development for PCBA based electronics.
  • Good technical documentation skills (test plans, test reports, flow charts, block diagrams, etc.)
  • Good understanding of electrical and mechanical engineering fundamentals.
  • Experience with creating and analyzing electrical schematics, wiring diagrams and mechanical drawings.
  • Experience with programming and scripting languages for test automation (LabVIEW, C, C#, Python, etc.)
  • Knowledge of wireless protocols (LoRaWAN, Bluetooth, cellular, NB-IoT, WiFi, etc.)
  • Knowledge of communication interfaces (USB, I2C, SPI, UART, RS-232, RS-485, Ethernet, etc.)
  • Familiar with use of lab equipment (oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, signal generators, etc.)
  • Familiar with design software (Altium Designer, OrCAD, Eagle, etc.)
  • Strong critical thinking and troubleshooting skills.
  • Effective written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Knowledge of Lean Principles is an asset.
If you are interested in applying for employment with MultiTech Systems/SmartWave and need special assistance or an accommodation as part of the employment process, please contact Human Resources at cabbott@multitech.com

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  • Toronto, Canada, 1 Marmac Drive, Toronto, Ontario, Canada