Production Test Systems Engineer

Engineering · Auckland, AKL
Department Engineering
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

AoFrio is a global leader in clean, high-tech manufacturing. Our equipment monitoring and proximity marketing solutions are used by major food and beverage brands worldwide. 

AoFrio's passion is developing great refrigeration products that make our customers’ products better. We manufacture connected subsystems for commercial refrigeration that provide configurable, energy-saving thermostatic control, and asset-tracking and performance analysis, via integrated cloud analytics. 

AoFrio has offices in four countries, with a dispersed team across 12 countries, and manages supply chain, logistics and R&D for our family of hardware and software products from our headquarters in Auckland, New Zealand, 

As the world movesever faster to the delivery of reliable digital services and experiences,AoFrio's business is further evolving to support the changing needs and priorities of our broadening customer base.

AoFrio is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent - people who are customer-focused and passionate about what they do. 

We now have an opportunity for an experienced Production Test Systems Engineer to join AoFrio’s engineering team, primarily developing and supporting automated product testing in a volume manufacturing environment. 

The successful candidate will be accustomed to working with minimum supervision and have technical responsibility for the development and ongoing maintenance of a fleet of Linux based automated test rigs, testing Wellington's range of smart motor and IoT products during manufacture. 

You will administer the Linux based production test servers, internal test and analytic tools and be responsible for the smooth and reliable operation of the production test system portfolio.

To be considered for this role, technical knowledge and experience in the following is essential:

  • Bachelors or higher in Software, Computer Science or similar
  • Minimum 3-5 years' experience in Software Engineering
  • Python expertise
  • SQL Database programming and administration
  • Remote administration of testers with networking programming knowledge
  • Strong embedded Linux application development on ARM based SBC
  • Basic Linux server administration skills
  • Experience with embedded communications interfaces (I2C, SPI) and Bluetooth LE
  • SQL Database administration
  • Strong technical troubleshooting and problem-solving skills, with ability to quickly diagnose and provide solutions to production
  • Experience with issue trackers - e.g. JIRA, Bugzilla

It will be an advantage will be to have experience in: 

  • C/C++ expertise
  • Electronics, ability to read and interpret schematics
  • Development of production test systems for volume manufacturing

To be successful you will 

  • Be self-managed, and able to exercise a high degree of initiative and independence to get the job done
  • Have strong written and verbal communication skills, with ability to write Technical documents and work procedures
  • Be competent and comfortable working technically across different time zones and cultures
  • Be collaborative, innovative and inquisitive
  • Be comfortable and have the ability to interact at a technical level with contract manufacturers

In return, we offer a competitive salary, a flexible and learning-oriented work environment, and the chance to participate in taking a world-leading, clean-tech IoT success story to the next level.

Further information about the company can be found at and on our LinkedIn page.

Please include both your cover letter and CV with your application.

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