3M HMI Test/Prototype Engineer (Maplewood, MN) in Maplewood, Minnesota

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Job Description:

3M is seeking an experienced HMI Test / Prototype Engineer for the Electronics and Energy Business Group Lab located in Maplewood, MN. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Here, you go.

Job Summary:

The person hired for the position of HMI Test / Prototype Engineer will collaborate with other team members to design appropriate test parts and fixturing, while selecting and setting up appropriate test and measurement equipment to maximize test effectiveness. This person will develop deep understanding of HMI (HUD, CID, and DID) testing through direct customer and strategic partner engagement to prove feasibility of concepts and commercialization of novel new products.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Set-up HMI test laboratory

  • Design and prototype test buck, and develop key test procedures for HMI performance

  • Set-up and develop “buck” level testing for interiors

  • Planning, prioritizing and executing complex tests and procedures

  • Documenting test events and results in the appropriate format

  • Analyzing, interpreting and reporting test results with good attention to detail

  • Developing and assembling test measurement equipment

  • Executing other lab duties, including system design, setup, and equipment maintenance

  • Preparing, assembling and instrumenting parts for testing and evaluation

  • Executing all of the above with strong quality and safety focus

  • Directing technicians and data collection

  • Other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in a science or engineering discipline from an accredited university

  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience working in a product development environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related discipline from an accredited university

  • Minimum of five (5) years testing HUD and display related components

  • Experience with automotive industry including but not limited to experience with Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEMs), tier 1, tier 2 and/or material suppliers

  • Microsoft Office experience: including spreadsheets, graphics, word processing, and data base management

  • Experience or knowledge of internal combustion engines

  • Mechanical aptitude and skills using a hands-on approach

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to analyze and solve problems and implement solutions

  • Innovation skills such as developing new ideas and alternate solutions

  • Can-do/will do attitude

  • Strong safety focus, follow good safety practices

  • Strong quality focus

  • Successful history of positive contributions in a team environment

Location: Maplewood, MN

Travel: May include up to 15% travel

Relocation Benefits: Are authorized for this position

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