Senior Automated Test Engineer Jobs in Milford, MA at Waters Corporation

Title: Senior Automated Test Engineer

Company: Waters Corporation

Location: Milford, MA

Salary: $100K — $150K *

Category: Energy & Utilities

Job Description



Waters Corporation is currently searching for a Test Engineer to join the Operations team supporting Liquid Chromatography Products within the Instrument Product Group, in Milford Massachusetts. Join a cross functional team, developing and manufacturing analytical instrumentation in a team orientated and collaborative environment. This position supports the introduction of new products from design into manufacturing. Engages with Research & Development, and Manufacturing to develop Test and Test Equipment for complex analytical instrumentation.



Develop and support automated test equipment for production of laboratory instrumentation. Test equipment is developed on a broad set of technologies used within our products, including flow measurement, optics, chemistry, pneumatics.

Responsible for managing and leading the development of the production test and test equipment to support product quality within production.

Participate with cross functional teams on continuous improvement initiates, automation activities, production testing and the resolution of manufacturing issues. Cross functional groups including Design Engineering, Supplier Mgmt, Supply Chain, and Operations.

Collaborate with product designers/developers to embed production tests within product diagnostics: Recommending improvements, proposing solutions, and establishing test requirements.

Support the validation IQ/OQ/PQ protocol validation of test equipment and software.

Provide technical expertise and leadership to ensure process problems are resolved based on sound engineering concepts.

Drive continuous improvement of the manufacturing processes: first pass yields, productivity, and costs.

Technical support for global production sites.



BS/MS degree in a technical discipline, preferably in Computer, Electrical or Mechanical.

A minimum of 5 years of experience in operations, engineering, product development.

ISO 9001, ISO 13485, GMP, or other highly regulated industries experience

Experience supporting complex electromechanical assemblies/instrumentation, preferably in the analytical or medical device industry.

Lean and Six Sigma manufacturing principles

SAP or Oracle experience

PC Based Test Equipment

A/D, D/A, amplifiers and related circuit

LabVIEW programming

NI Test Stand

DAQ system




Customer Focus – Internal and External

Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines and manage changing priorities

Ability to work in a team-oriented environment and communicate effectively through listening, understanding and supplying timely feedback.

Program Management/Leadership Skills

Strong analytical skills and problem-solving abilities

Strong interpersonal skills

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Valid through: 5/10/2021


About Waters Corporation

Waters Corporation is a publicly traded Analytical Laboratory instrument and software company headquartered in Milford, Massachusetts. The company employs more than 7,500 people, with manufacturing facilities located in Milford, Taunton, Massachusetts; Wexford, Ireland; Wilmslow, around 13 miles south of Manchester, England; and contract manufacturing in Singapore. Waters has Sites in Frankfurt, in Germany and in Japan. Waters markets to the laboratory-dependent organization in these market areas: liquid chromatography, mass spectrometry, supercritical fluid chromatography, laboratory informatics, rheometry and microcalorimetry.