PCBA Test Engineer

Johor Bahru

RM4000 - RM6000

As the manufacturing and test engineer you are responsible for the entire manufacturing process including: tooling, facilities, software, and documentation.

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Support production on process in PCBA environment and develop comprehensive understanding of the entire manufacturing and test process
  • PCBA / product testing – guide technicians and debugging of failed units
  • Work with other departments for yield improvement
  • Generate the following types of documentation: test plans, test specifications, test hardware requirements and descriptions, test equipment lists, test procedures, debug/troubleshooting manuals, test capability presentations, etc.
  • Solderability IPC standard, PCBA solderability evaluation test
  • Document the process including bill of materials, work instructions, tooling drawings, facility operations and maintenance procedures
  • Maintain a positive and creative work culture
  • Develop and maintain process failure modes and effects analysis
  • Implement failure mode mitigations
  • Train operators on the process and support recurring certification programs
  • Remove operational blockers and make sure the process is running nominally
  • Record, analyse, and report process metrics to predict and mitigate process failures before they occur
  • Root cause process failures and implement corrective actions
  • Drive quality, throughput, and cost improvements to the product design and manufacturing process
  • Manage configuration changes and enforce configuration control throughout the process


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Diploma or Bachelor's degree in an engineering related field
  • Minimum 3 years of manufacturing product testing experience
  • Experience in SMD (surface-mount device) process in PCBA
  • Must be willing to work extended hours and weekends as needed

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Demonstrated experience with PCBA testing such as: manual probes, hipot, thermal testing and HALT/HASS
  • Demonstrated ability to program in languages relevant to test machines such as: Beckhoff PLC, C#, and MSSQL
  • Demonstrated experience designing and manufacturing test harnesses for PCBAs
  • Demonstrated experience developing PFMEAs and controlling process variables in a production setting
  • Demonstrated experience reading complex electrical schematics including power and/or RF circuits
  • Demonstrated experience determining root cause of PCBA failures reworks
  • Demonstrated ability to perform PCBA reworks, including BGA, and train others
  • Demonstrated ability to program in applicable languages such as C++ and Python
  • Demonstrated experience with PCBA manufacturing, especially SMT processes such as part placement, reflow, selective solder, and x-ray
  • Ability to perform test data analysis to determine pass/fail and in-family as well as root cause anomalies


Company Benefits:

  • Annual Leave & MC
  • Outpatient
  • Dental

Working Days & Hours:
Monday – Friday; 8.00am to 6.00pm

Consultant Name

Penny Low

Consultant Contact

012 - 328 8940



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