Senior Test Engineer

Research & Development · Valencia, California
Department Research & Development
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

General Description: 

Apply your creativity and passion to develop innovative medical devices that can greatly improve patients' lives. We take pride in a truly entrepreneurial environment, unique technical challenges and a collaborative culture. We welcome you to explore Avation and be part of a talented and an exciting company. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Lead hardware and software test strategy for medical device systems 
  • Plan, conduct and document tests per standards such as IEC60601 and IEC62304 
  • Coordinate Verification and Validation tests, author protocols and execute tests 
  • Create trace matrix correlating system requirements and design verification plans 
  • Plan and build necessary setups, equipment, analysis tools and fixtures for testing 
  • Develop and validate automated manufacturing tests for systems and sub-systems 
  • Create reports, interpret results and provide statistical summaries 
  • Provide timely feedback on issues, risks and system improvements 
  • Ensure adherence to design controls and risk management per ISO 14971 
  • Work in a cross-functional team and actively contribute to all aspects of the project 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Computer Science or Systems Engineering 
  • 3-6 years of experience in medical device product lifecycle development 
  • Experience with test planning, execution and protocols in a regulatory environment 
  • General knowledge of standards such as IEC 60601, IEC 62304, 62366, ISO 14971 
  • Hands-on experience with testing/analysis tools such as Matlab, Labview or Python 
  • Experience with software-driven medical devices 
  • Independent, creative, collaborative with strong positive can-do attitude 

Avation Culture 

We are seeking candidates who will embrace the Avation E.D.I.C.T. 

  • Empower Patients: We empower patients to get their life back which motivates everything we do. 
  • Diversity Matters: We value differences and similarities. Our patients are diverse and so are we. 
  • Innovative Mindset: We embrace growing and improving, approaching challenges with excitement, innovation, integrity and urgency. 
  • Commitment: We commit to acting with empathy, gratitude, kindness and joy. 
  • Team: We are each other’s toughest critics, our biggest challengers and loudest supporters. 

Location: Valencia, CA 

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  • Location
    Valencia, California
  • Department
    Research & Development
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience