Senior Test Engineer

Date: Dec 3, 2022

Location: Roseville, MN, US

Company: Dover Corporation

Job Summary:  We are looking for a Senior Test Engineer to join our Test Lab Team, based in Roseville, MN.  Reporting to the Test Lab Manager, this position will be responsible for working with various departments to develop, plan, and execute test plans to provide performance data for internal and external stakeholders.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs tests of varying complexity on new, existing, and competitive materials and products
  • Ensures testing documentation is complete and complies with current practice
  • Communicates test results; assists with analysis of data and writing of test reports related to test procedures and results
  • Supports overall lab maintenance and improvements, including maintenance and improvement of existing test apparatus
  • Maintains a clean, organized, and safe work environment in the CPC lab
  • Adheres to all safety regulations
  • Performs other job duties as assigned to meet business needs

Essential Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Daily task coordination for technicians and interns


Required Job Qualifications:

  • Curious, creative, and tenacious problem solver
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills required; must be able to communicate effectively will internal departments, vendors and customers
  • Ability to work independently, and to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Demonstrated history of measurements using digital and anolog instruments
  • Energetic and enthusiastic approach toward testing, complimented by an educated and realistic business outlook
  • 5 years’ experience in testing of mass produced products such as automotive, appliances, toys, etc.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in mechanical engineering, materials science, or another related field.

Preferred Job Qualifications:

  • 10+ years’ experience
  • Advanced technical degree
  • Test experience with fluid handling components
  • Experience with testing of plastics and investigation of plastic failure
  • Experience with test method validation
  • Experience with reliability testing
  • Basic understanding of Computer Aided Design software
  • Basic understanding of Enterprise Resource Planning software
  • Familiarity with ISO9001

Travel Requirement:

  • Less than 5%         

Physical Demands:

  • The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


    • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands and fingers and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk and/or stoop.


Work Environment:

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
    This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive list of tasks, responsibilities or duties.  CPC reserves the right to amend to meet legal, business and organizational requirements as necessary.

About CPC (Colder Products Company)

We are Colder Products Company, the industry leader in the design and manufacture of specialized quick disconnect couplings for the life sciences, industrial, and chemical handling markets.   Used around the world in a broad range of applications, connection technologies from Colder Products Company allow flexible tubing to be quickly and safely connected and disconnected, reducing spills and increasing safety.  Colder Products Company, a Dover company, is based in Roseville, MN with global offices and operations in Europe and Asia.

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