Hardware/Test Engineer – Madison, WI

Department:  Engineering

Full/Part Time:   Full Time 

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Hardware/Test Engineer is responsible for the development and maintenance of the software, hardware, and fixtures used to perform automated testing of Sound Devices products.  They work with the engineering group to develop testing strategies for new products, and they support the production, service, and contract manufacturers who perform automated testing. 

Required Qualifications:  

  • 5+ years of experience in electronic product development, testing, or manufacturing
  • Basic knowledge of circuitry and electronic hardware: digital, analog, RF. 
  • Knowledge of electronic test equipment and techniques 
  • Object-oriented programming experience using .NET 
  • Ability to read and interpret schematics, layout drawings, and data sheets 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 

Desired Qualifications

  • BS degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field of study 
  • Experience creating technical documentation 
  • Experience with electronics manufacturing and rework, including surface-mount technology 
  • Experience with embedded processors and firmware 
  • Experience with electronic design tools like PADS Logic and PADS Layout 
  • Experience with SQL and VB6 
  • Experience with Windows drivers 

Sound Devices offers a comprehensive benefit package including health, dental, VTL, LTD, paid time off and parental leave. 

The above statements are a general description of the work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required.  No visa sponsorship available. 

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About Sound Devices

Sound Devices is an industry-leading manufacturer of award-winning mixers, recorders, and wireless audio gear used by professionals around the world. A small, close-knit company, Sound Devices has the expansive customer base, global sales network, and ambitious marketing strategy of a much larger company, and is known for its dedication to engineering excellence and renowned technical service and support. Sound Devices’ offices are friendly, casual settings that encourage innovation and professional growth.