R&D Test Engineer at Advanced Navigation

Research and Development, Full-Time, Perth, AU perth engineering full-time
Posted 9 days ago

Advanced Navigation is the global leader in navigation systems for air, land and sea. Our products are developed and manufactured in Australia and our main HQ is located in Sydney with offices around the world. With over 68 of the top 100 largest companies as customers, and a broad range of technologies, we are truly changing the way we navigate globally.

Our ever growing team has world class expertise in the fields of inertial navigation, global navigation satellite systems, sensors, acoustics, AI, and RF technologies. 

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We are looking for an R&D Test Engineer to bring an exceptional level of quality and rigor to our qualification processes, by creating the necessary separation of perspective from designer to user, a recognised necessity of high-functioning design teams. The role will also involve performing field application engineering for customers as required, including working directly with customers to configure, test and optimise the performance of Advanced Navigation products.  

Main duties/Responsibilities:

  • Design and execute product test regimes adhering to rigorous industry standards (as identified by customer and regulatory research)
  • Work closely with the Product Team to ensure appropriate and complete test coverage
  • Generate succinct feedback, bug fixes and R&D support outputs to multiple stakeholders 
  • Contribute and guide UI design discussions with care in addressing UX issues
  • Collaborate with stakeholders and product managers in establishing standards of quality and resolution of features and defects.
  • Essential Skills & Experience

  • Be degree qualified in an engineering discipline
  • Have 3+ years of engineering experience 
  • Have experience with all stages of the product development cycle, concept development, R&D, design and planning
  • Understand the release process for production quality software
  • Experience with Subsea or marine survey products in field and lab environments
  • Excellent communication and written English skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Experience standard testing regimes and ethos
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent Time management
  • Strong attention to detail
  • An ability to work independently and collaboratively with hardware/embedded software teams to deliver results in demanding, deadline-driven situations
  • Desirable Skills & Experience

  • Marine survey or subsea instrumentation product experience
  • Familiarity around vessels
  • Have previously been involved with a team that delivered a product to market
  • Experience in Navigation or Subsea robotics
  • The ability to work with customers directly on site to configure, troubleshoot, optimise and functionally integrate AN systems. 
  • Survey instrumentation operation
  • What are some of the benefits you will have access to?

    You'll have access to industry-leading products with diverse applications within some of the most interesting and exciting projects worldwide. We’re growing a team of inspired, smart, and driven individuals from all sorts of backgrounds. With great opportunities for growth and variety, we strive to help each employee carve out the path that’s right for them.