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Test Development Engineering Intern in Concord, Ontario at SCIEX

Date Posted: 2/7/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: SCI002953

About Us

SCIEX – An operating company within Danaher’s Life Sciences platform

SCIEX helps to improve the world we live in by enabling scientists and laboratory analysts to find answers to the complex analytical challenges they face. Our leadership in LC-MS and CE-MS have made us a trusted partner globally to those who are focused on basic research, drug discovery, food and environmental testing, forensic toxicology, clinical research and diagnostics. With over 40 years of innovation, we continue to redefine what is achievable in routine and complex analysis.

We are seeking smart, team-oriented people who have purpose and are committed to helping us deliver Answers for Science. Knowledge for Life. ™ Our global team, located on every continent, is our greatest strength, bringing diverse perspectives and breakthrough thinking. With the power of the Danaher Business System behind us, it’s our people who have made us the industry leader. Come join our winning team. Visit us at


  • Support design and development of functional test fixtures for electronic sub-assemblies used in Mass Spectrometers.
  • Work collaboratively with test engineering team.
  • Assemble test fixtures and universal test systems, including mechanical, cabling, wiring, PCB assembly, etc.
  • Perform integration testing of the test fixtures and systems.
  • Create/update/maintain documentation (schematics, BOM , assembly drawings) for test fixtures and systems and perform ECRs/ECOs to release them.
  • Perform functional testing on electronic sub-assemblies.
  • Create work instructions and test procedures.
  • Debug and troubleshoot test fixtures, test systems and electronic sub-assemblies/Unit Under Test (UUT).
  • Collect functional test data and perform statistical analysis.
  • Work with design team to review and provide input on test specifications and test requirements.
  • Provide support for test fixtures and systems located at remote sites and train test personals on test hardware, software and proper troubleshooting techniques.

Job Requirements


  • Currently enrolled (in good standing) in 3rd year Electrical (Electronics) Engineering or Computer Engineering programs.
  • Experience: Relevant Summer Job, University or Personal Project Experience.
  • General electronics knowledge with ability to read and interpret electrical schematics.
  • Knowledge with Instrumentations such as Power supplies, Oscilloscopes, DMMs, Generators, Digital Input Output (DIO) Cards, Data Acquisition (DAQ) Cards, etc.
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team.
  • Excellent time management skills with ability to juggle multiple tasks and meet tight deadlines.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office.
  • Basic mechanical skills with ability to use hand tools/power tools to assemble mechanical parts.
  • Soldering skills with ability to use soldering tools would be an asset.
  • PCB design skills with knowledge of PCB schematic capture and layout tools would be an asset.
  • Knowledge of NI LabVIEW and TestStand software would be an asset.

At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page—Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 62,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,300% over 20 years.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.