Randstad Engineering Technician in Cedar Falls, Iowa

Engineering Technician

job details:

  • location:Cedar Falls, IA

  • salary:$20 - $24 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, October 11, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:650299

job description

Engineering Technician

job summary:

The primary responsibility for this position will be to build, review, and release engine software updates, working through the standardized engine software release process.

Additional responsibilities will include executing software testing and verification, both manual and automated testing, as well as support of projects and tasks that are being led by other engineers.

location: Cedar Falls, Iowa

job type: Contract

salary: $20 - 24 per hour

work hours: 8 to 5

education: Bachelors


Develops and evaluates new technologies or methods (mechanics, hydraulics, algorithms, software, etc.) Plans and executes engineering work for product validation and verification of significant parts of major projects or complete projects with well defined objectives. Responsible for problem identification and resolution, corrective action tracking, reliability analysis and verification/validation test plan development. Is a member of a product/project team. Provides guidance on test procedures to engineers and support personnel.

Designs, schedules and performs field and/or lab tests to validate new product designs. Analyzes complex test data, draws conclusions and summarizes reports, acting as liaison between the Product Verification & Validation (PV&V) dept and product engineering. Performs analyses of customer data. Plans and performs analytical and experimental work to obtain undefined operating loads and/or develop new test procedures. Gives work direction to test operators. Assists in developing and coordinating changes to product definition documents. Coordinates problem identification activities and tracks corrective action progress.


Entry level; recent BS degree in Computer Science, or similar degree.

skills: Any experience with automated or manual software testing would be preferred.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.