Sr. Manufacturing Test Development Engineer in Sunnyvale, California

Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?

The Role:

As a Senior Test Engineer you will be responsible for defining and implementing manufacturing and test processes for consumer electronics modules and devices. You will be a key member of the development team and will be the main interface among the internal engineering and operations teams as well as our OEM partners. In this role, you will:

  • Work with the OEM’s New Product Operations teams to identify and escalate manufacturing challenges by enforcing DFM and DFT principles

  • Investigate and introduce new manufacturing test technology and methodology to enhance production efficiency

  • Develop test strategy, implement and optimize test setup/processes at the ODM including identification, specification, design and qualification of test fixtures, test equipment and diagnostic software

  • Evaluate electronic modules and devices performance at development stage and drive test requirements, specs and limits with Engineering Development Team

  • Develop, review and execute equipment requirement plans to support new product manufacturing and test

  • Work within Operations, PD, HW and SW engineering departments to optimize New Product Introduction processes

  • Bridge the gap with OEM partners by supporting development builds and production

  • Initiate and coordinate cost reduction initiatives

  • Support mass production sustaining activities

  • This position requires travel internationally

  • Ability to work independently and ensure timely and accurate communication

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related field

  • 7+ years of experience in manufacturing/operations of PCs, handheld devices, or consumer electronics

  • Experience with Basic, C/C++, C#, shell, JavaScript, LabView and familiar with TCP/IP, GPIB IEEE, RS232, USB interface protocol

  • Working knowledge on Window, DOS, Android, Unix and Linux environment

  • Experience testing and troubleshooting consumer electronic device HW supporting technologies such as audio; camera/imaging; RF and sensors

  • Previously held responsibility for development and implementation of manufacturing test software and have done actual programming/coding

  • Ability to work independently and ensure timely and accurate communication

  • Experience in developing embedded code and diagnostic software

  • Experience working with International OEM Partners

  • Experience designing and deploying and maintaining data collection system

    Amazon- Lab126 is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.


AMZR Req ID: 466462