Power Electronics Test Engineer - Manufacturing Engineering

South Burlington, VT


We are changing aerospace. BETA is seeking a passionate, outside-the-box thinker who will design, implement, and improve testing equipment for Alia manufacturing. You will work with an internally motivated, badass, cross-functional team and deliver turnkey solutions to enable aerospace production at rate. Your work will bring the highest safety, quality, and efficiency while reducing overall, long-term costs. Involvement will start in the design phase of new programs and work until Beta is producing at rate.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for power electronics high voltage and low voltage testing within powertrain 
  • Process development through creative thought and experimentation
  • Participate in design and process reviews to ensure correct specifications and practices
  • Understand certification requirements and assess and reduce overall certification risks 
  • Systems and component requirements development and validation
  • Participate in the generation of Statements of Work (SoW)
  • Select and collaborate with external vendors and internal stakeholders to conduct production testing design reviews 
  • Develop test plans, provide troubleshoot and maintenance documents for testers and provide support for rest equipment deployment 
  • Commission production testing processes and equipment through factory and site acceptance testing 
  • Process preliminary data analysis, confirm the testing methodology, and ensure high-quality testing results before submission 
  • Plan sufficient capacity to meet business targets for production output 

  • Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities):

  • All around good person and fun to work with 
  • 3+ years of professional experience in power electronics testing
  • Hands-on and practical understanding of state-of-the-art manufacturing techniques 
  • Strong mechatronics, controls, electrical and/or mechanical background  
  • Experience with operating and troubleshooting manufacturing testing equipment 
  • Strong foundation of power electronics design and problem-solving skills, statistical process control, and design of experiments 
  • A strong foundation of problem-solving skills, statistical process control, design of experiments, lean manufacturing, and simulation techniques
  • Familiar with testing software and equipment such as LabView, digital signal generator, Oscilloscopes, Data acquisition box, etc 
  • Hands-on and practical understanding of state of the art testing techniques 
  • Exceptional project management and leadership skills 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • Willingness to travel domestically or internationally 

  • Preferred Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities):

  • Electric powertrain professional experience in the specification and design of precision manufacturing test equipment  
  • Comfortable with frequent change of direction, dynamic work environment, and passion to perform time-sensitive analysis under pressure 
  • Exposure to rapid manufacturing growth and preferably startup experience 
  • Experience in aerospace, space, or defense industry.

  • Video Interview:

    Please be aware that you may be invited to complete a Video Screening interview. This invite will be sent by email ( We highly recommend completing this step of the application process within the following 48 hours should you be invited.

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