Senior Test Development Engineer

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About Us

With electric vehicles expected to be nearly 30% of new vehicle sales by 2025 and more than 50% by 2040, electric mobility is becoming a reality. ChargePoint (NYSE: CHPT) is at the center of this revolution, powering one of the world's leading EV charging networks and a comprehensive set of hardware, software and mobile solutions for every charging need across North America and Europe. We bring together drivers, businesses, automakers, policymakers, utilities and other stakeholders to make e-mobility a global reality.

Since our founding in 2007, ChargePoint has focused solely on making the transition to electric easy for businesses, fleets and drivers. ChargePoint offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to create an all-electric future and a trillion-dollar market.

At ChargePoint, we foster a positive and productive work environment by committing to live our values of Be Courageous, Charge Together, Love our Customers, Operate with Openness, and Relentlessly Pursue Awesome. These values guide how we show up every day, align, and work together to build a brighter future for all of us.

Join the team that is building the EV charging industry and make your mark on how people and goods will get everywhere they need to go, in any context, for generations to come.

Discover what it's like to help build the fueling network of the future - check out our Engineering Blog.

Reports To

Director, Test Engineering

What You Will Be Doing

ChargePoint's Hardware Test Engineering team is seeking a Test Development Engineer to support the development of state-of-the-art automated production test systems. The ideal candidate enjoys self-directed problem solving, as well as having experience in electrical, mechanical, and test software to be able to take ownership of new development projects from start to finish.


  • Integrated test systems using Linux in a scalable production environment

  • Collaborate cross-functionally on outlined test requirements

  • Operate as the Technical Design Architect for factory test infrastructure

  • Automate Test Sequences development in Python leveraging internal frameworks

  • Debug and optimize automation to reduce cycle time, improve yield and uptime

  • Participate in product design reviews, code reviews, and test coverage reviews

  • Analyze parametric and functional test results from manufacturing facilities

  • Drive towards better-integrated test solutions, code and HW reuse

  • Travel internationally to manufacturing facilities to support NPI and test HW updates (15%)


  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering (or advanced degree) with a minimum of 4 years of experience required

  • Proficient with process integration of electromechanical systems

  • Ability to the end-to-end design of PCBA, sub-assembly, and system-level test systems

  • Experience in Python, and other programming languages, and familiar with UNIX

  • Experience with statistical analysis tools and modern database interfaces

  • Familiar with communication protocols such as CAN, UART, Ethernet, SPI, I2C, etc.

  • Hands on experience with HW test build with strong debug ability

Bonus Qualifications

  • Experience transitioning products from prototype to production in volume manufacturing

  • Strong fundamentals in Python and/or other programming languages

  • Exceptional EE fundamentals, experience with design of embedded test system

  • Demonstrated ability and willingness to make critical system-level design decisions and drive projects from start to finish with minimal supervision

  • Hands-on experience building and/or troubleshooting test fixtures/setups for mechanical and electronic products

  • Experienced with industrial PLC automation design, PCBA schematic capture and layout is a plus



We are committed to an inclusive and diverse team. ChargePoint is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any legally protected status.

If there is a match between your experiences/skills and the Company needs, we will contact you directly.

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