Reliability Engineer I

Date: Nov 10, 2021

Location: Watertown, MA, US

Company: Dover Corporation

The Company          

Markem-Imaje is a wholly owned subsidiary of the US-based Dover Corporation and is a trusted world manufacturer of product identification and traceability solutions, offering a full line of reliable and innovative inkjet, thermal transfer, laser, and print and apply label systems. Markem-Imaje provides global reach to over 50,000 customers with 30 subsidiaries, 6 technology centers, several equipment repair centers and manufacturing plants with the most comprehensive marking and coding portfolio available in the marketplace.

Are you a self-motivated, confident, and passionate Reliability Engineering professional who understands and has experience with electrical hardware, software and automated testing, industrial automation, and has a passion for delivering robust solutions?


In this role you’ll be…  

Supporting product sustainability and development engineering alike, working with technical teams to maintain production continuity, and validate HW and embedded software for industrial marking and coding equipment. Fast paced environment working with software developers and reliability engineers on requirement specifications, implementing automated tests for increased reliability of our product lines. Hands on with our Marking and Coding equipment and required to build or develop simulated I/O in order to collect data; run validation tests with electrical and environmental equipment.


You’ll have an opportunity to…  

Design and build simulated I/O interfaces to hardware for product validation and reliability testing. Perform a wide variety of complex electrical, software or support duties in development and implementation of test, debugging & documentation of software modules, and system end-to-end.


You should possess…  a Bachelor’s or Masters’ degree in Electrical Engineering with 2 – 4 years experience developing hardware testing and/or writing control firmware for testing.


Great package including Bonus, CAREER Growth Opportunities and Great Benefits…

Principal Activities / Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Hardware and Robustness Testing
    • Set-up and operate unit-under-test and sophisticated data acquisition systems, test machinery [HALT and Thermal Chambers], post-process data, and report findings to design engineering.
    • Establish a multi-site lab network with plans towards test automation, higher efficiency, consistency for end-to-end testing, and increased throughput and speed of results.
    • Drive capital projects for lab assets including modernization and new equipment commissioning
  • Create and execute validation tests, working toward test automation, and replicating applications
    • Develop and implement project test plans.
    • Participate in design reviews.
    • Drive creative, hands-on, electrical/firmware solutions for engineering validation.
    • Support program level Design for Reliability activities committed in Phase/Gate process
  • Working hands-on with Markem-Imaje coders, PC’s, Python, C level coding, and HTML type UI’s
  • Working hands-on with PLC’s, Arduino, and other electrical hardware
  • Working on documenting and standardizing tests, processing, and reporting
  • Providing understandable feedback to electrical and reliability engineers
  • Travel to Keene, NH Facility as needed



  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in an Electrical-Mechanical Engineering, or Firmware and Testing
  • Experience with PLC programming, Arduino, or custom hardware/software test bed
  • Self-starter & able to work independently with minimal direction
  • Experience with communication protocols a plus: Serial Ethernet transports, TCP/IP, HTTP, REST API
  • Experience with QTest, Fitnesse, Atlassian JIRA considered a plus
  • Software development or quality testing experience considered a plus
  • Reliability of Electronics experience considered a plus


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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