9714 10th Ave North
Plymouth, MN 55441
Test Design Engineer
Description About Banner
For over 50 years, Banner Engineering has been at the forefront of industrial automation, and our products are relied on for solutions within factory automation, robotics, material handling & logistics, and emerging areas such as Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Banner’s advanced sensor technologies (optical, radar, laser, and ultrasonic), machine safety systems, condition monitoring products, and intelligent lighting solutions are used by Fortune 500 companies and industry leaders worldwide. Recognized for two years as a Star Tribune Top Workplace, Banner is a rapidly growing company that offers many personal development opportunities, an excellent benefits package, and a collaborative team of employees who are passionate about what they do.
The Test Engineer will be responsible for production test development efforts for a family of Banner products, defining requirements, designing fixtures, and developing software. Additionally, you’ll work with production personnel to debug manufacturing issues and to optimize test system performance.
What You’ll Be Doing
Collaborates with product development teams to formulate test strategies.
Identifies and documents test system requirements.
Designs and debugs software and electronics.
Leads design efforts to update legacy test systems.
Provides technical support and work direction to technicians.
Stays current in best practices and investigates new methods, products and test systems.
Travels to remote facilities as needed.
Compensation and Benefits
Banner Engineering is committed to offering competitive pay and benefits, including but not limited to:
• 401(k) with match
• Student Loan 401(k)
• Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans
• Life Insurance
• Paid Parental Leave
• Pet Insurance
• Paid Time Off (PTO)
In order to perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily, and regular attendance is required. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to perform this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or similar field of study
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Good organizational and communication skills
Ability to work well with multiple projects and priorities
Ability to travel up to 15% to remote facilities
Experience with National Instruments software (i.e., LabVIEW, TestStand)
Experience with Object Oriented Programming
Experience programming in C++ and/or Visual Basic
Experience supporting manufacturing
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Regularly required to sit and talk or hear.
Frequently required to stand and use hand to finger, handle or feel.
Occasionally required to walk and reach with hands and arms.
Occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.
Required vision includes close vision, color vision, depth perception and the ability to focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
Office environment – indoor and climate-controlled
Occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles.
Frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts.
Occasionally exposed to vibration.
Moderate noise levels with the occasional loud noise within the work environment.
This job description reflects management’s assignment of key responsibilities;
It does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.