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Product (Hardware) Test Engineer - Experienced

Fieldpiece Instruments Inc., Orange CA, has a test engineer opening!  Fieldpiece develops, markets, and sells test tools to HVACR technicians. We are the leader in this market space and have the best products in the industry.

At Fieldpiece, everyone has the opportunity to develop professionally and be a major contributor. The company culture encourages personal and professional development through LEAN philosophies, continuous improvement and the freedom to make proactive decisions. The environment is stable where trust is the norm.

FP has an open and hands-on engineering environment.  We are always exploring a wide variety of technologies to incorporate into our products which results in a high need for potential problem analysis. 

Qualities of an experienced test engineer:

  • Has worked in quality or engineering for 3-5 years
  • Manages multiple projects well
  • Fully understands product applications first hand
  • Works with field techs via jobsite visits and collaborates closely with sales/marketing
  • Solid understanding of risk assessment, FMEA (what can go wrong, probability, and consequence)
  • Has a natural curiosity to learn, explore, test new technologies
  • Has a strong desire to research and solve problems
  • Has a high level of creativity
  • Proficient and utilizes a root cause analysis approach
  • Has the ability to see the unforeseen during design reviews
  • Employs a comprehensive, methodical approach to evaluating and testing on technology blocks
  • Utilizes a results-oriented approach to creating and implementing test programs

Duties the new engineer will perform:

  • Develop procedures, methods and tools for test, verification and certification of the company’s products
  • Participate in design verification of new technologies and products
  • Prepare product compliance documentation
  • Find and fix problems with existing products
  • Ensure lab equipment is properly tested, calibrated and certified
  • Conduct Root Cause Analysis when repetitive failure of company’s products occur
  • Document, record and archive measurement data pertaining to product accurately
  • Assist and train Repair Technicians, when required, in troubleshooting and repairing returned products from the customers

Minimum Requirements:

  • BSME, BSEE or other technical degree
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others
  • Expertise in HALT (Highly Accelerated Life Testing) to uncover hidden, latent problems (setting up, data logging, interpreting)
  • Experience with formal Root cause analysis
  • Basic understanding of heat transfer, materials and measurement systems (system dynamics)
  • Basic understanding of electronics (analog, power, digital, wireless)
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to travel occasionally (domestic and international)

Additional qualities desired:

  • Education in physics.
  • Knowledge of psychometrics and thermodynamics
  • Working knowledge of value engineering
  • Functional knowledge of Solidworks
  • Prior work experience in a relevant field, industry or capacity
  • Exposure to a variety of manufacturing challenges
  • Experience designing and building test fixtures
  • Work experience within the HVACR industry
  • Work experience within instrumentation
  • Programming experience
  • Working knowledge of Adobe CS5 or later
  • Ability to weld and do more advanced fabrication (programming controllers)
  • Bilingual (Mandarin preferred)

Pay will be commensurate with experience

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Product Development Engineer

Fieldpiece develops, markets, and sells test tools to HVACR professionals. We are the leader in this market space and have the best products in the industry.

At Fieldpiece, everyone has the opportunity to develop professionally and be a major contributor. The company culture encourages personal and professional development through LEAN philosophies, continuous improvement and the freedom to make proactive decisions. The environment is stable where trust is the norm.

Fieldpiece has an open and hands-on engineering environment.  We are always exploring a wide variety of technologies to incorporate into our products which results in a continuously expanding experience base. 

Qualities of all experienced engineering candidates:

  • Has worked in engineering for 5-10 years
  • Wants to develop products “cradle to grave”
  • Develops product requirement specifications
  • Manages projects well
  • Fully understands product applications first hand
  • Works with field techs via jobsite visits and collaborates closely with sales/marketing
  • Has a natural curiosity to learn and explore/adopt new technologies
  • Has a strong desire to research and solve problems
  • Has a high level of creativity
  • Proficient and utilizes a root cause analysis approach
  • Has a strong ability to model the technology being considered in a product
  • Employs a comprehensive, methodical approach to evaluating and deciding on technology blocks
  • Utilizes a results-oriented approach to product development

Duties the new engineer will perform:

  • Find and fix problems with existing products.
  • Conduct market research as necessary for product development
  • Be the expert in technologies employed in products.
  • Develop new products with support from our suppliers.
  • Assume role of project manager for whole product development process.

Minimum Requirements:

  • BSME, BSEE or other technical degree
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others
  • Basic understanding of heat transfer, materials and measurement systems (system dynamics)
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to travel occasionally, within and outside of United States

Additional qualities desired:

  • Education in physics.
  • Knowledge of psychometrics and thermodynamics
  • Formal training in root cause analysis
  • Experience working with international suppliers.
  • Working knowledge of value engineering
  • Functional knowledge of Solidworks
  • Prior work experience in a relevant field, industry or capacity
  • Exposure to a variety of manufacturing challenges
  • Experience designing and building test fixtures
  • Experience using RCCA, FMEA, Fault Trees, Ishikawa Fish Bone diagrams
  • Work experience within the HVACR industry
  • Work experience within instrumentation
  • Programming experience
  • Working knowledge of Adobe CS5 or later
  • Ability to weld and do more advanced fabrication (programming controllers)
  • Bilingual (Mandarin preferred)

 

Pay will be commensurate with experience

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International Sales Associate

Located in Orange, CA, Fieldpiece Instruments develops, markets, and sells test tools used by HVACR professionals. We are the industry leader in the U.S. and quickly becoming a leader in the international HVACR industry. Fieldpiece products are currently sold in over 30 countries.

Fieldpiece Instruments is a young, tight knit, innovative company. At Fieldpiece, everyone has the opportunity to develop professionally and be a major contributor. The company culture encourages personal and professional development through LEAN principles and a philosophy of continuous improvement.  

Qualities of the International Salesperson:

  • Desire for traveling internationally for business
  • The position requires the individual to spend ~50% of his or her time abroad
  • Open and understanding of other cultures and cultural practices
  • +2 years sales experience
  • Negotiation skills
  • Speaks, writes, and reads, Spanish
  • Enthusiastic/High Energy
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

Duties the International Salesperson will perform:

  • Establish relationships with international customers at all levels: Technicians & Users, Branch & Regional Managers, Buyers & Owners, etc.
  • Manage existing international customers and accounts
  • Provide technical and sales training in foreign countries
  • Research new business opportunities & identify likely sales points
  • Develop and implement growth strategy plans
  • Assist with international tradeshows

Minimum Requirements:

  • Ability & desire to travel internationally year round and for extended periods of time
  • Basic technical aptitude
  • Sensitive towards others: Good reader of people
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with others

The position requires close collaboration with the International Sales Manager,  Marketing manager, Engineering department, and Logistics department

Additional qualities desired:

  • Work experience within the HVACR industry
  • Experience in International Business

*Pay will be commensurate with experience

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