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Senior Product Test Engineer

ICON is looking for a Senior Product Test Engineer to support the design, development, and implementation of Product Test infrastructure and operations. You will be responsible for the design, development, and implementation of test operations and infrastructure, as well as the point of contact for a system or systems as they are fabricated and researched. The product test team focuses primarily on the acceptance, qualification and R&D test campaigns of the Vulcan and Magma 3D printing systems. This role is based at ICON’s Austin, TX location and will report to Sr. Manager - Product Test. Additionally, travel to ICON’s job sites to support troubleshooting and repair may be required. 



  • Architect and lead test campaigns, be the responsible engineer for a test stand or system. Generate system diagrams, P&IDs, and process flow diagrams. 
  • Lead smaller teams of engineers from test conceptualization to actualization. Develop training materials and onboarding packets for new hires, and design test processes that are repeatable. Be a mentor for the test and engineering teams. 
  • Write test specifications, documentation, and design test team SOPs. Support the test team workflows and be responsible for retrospectives and planning sprints. 
  • Lead data reviews and hardware design reviews as part of the test and design feedback loops. 
  • Develop and execute system and subsystem level test procedures for acceptance testing, qualification testing, and research and development testing. Create data-driven test plans with verifiable pass/fail criteria and select instrumentation to support test plans. 
  • Support technician teams in the fabrication and build up of test stand infrastructure and test articles. 
  • Design and implement data acquisition systems, electrical and controls programming, and perform FMEAs on systems to predict future performance. 
  • Develop and implement automated test tools with data visualization, automated test reporting using SQL Python, or other analytics tools. 
  • Operate test stands as required. 



  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science/Engineering
  • Minimum 8+ years experience in a related field of mechanical engineering, mechatronics, fluid systems, or structural systems. 
  • Experience working with and reading P&IDs 
  • Exposure to a wide variety of test systems, production machinery, industrial sensors, and equipment (pogo-pins, pressure transducers, temperature controllers, current meters, etc.)
  • Experience with DAQ systems, sensors, accelerometers (Dewesoft, Scope)
  • Knowledge of data pipelining, data warehousing, and data analytics (Python, SQL)
  • Experience generating functional diagrams and process diagrams of complex systems 
  • Knowledge of various part fabrication techniques (machining, welding, sheet metal fabrication, laser cutting, etching, injection molding, 3D printing, hydroforming)



  • Experience with vibro-acoustic analysis
  • PLC logic and programming with Structured Text (Twincat/Scope)
  • Versed in SolidWorks


  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, 
  • Masters Degree in a related field is a plus. 


  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds.
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills.
  • Must be prepared to work, in part, in extreme environments: temps > 100 degrees or below freezing, sun, rain, mud, lack of electricity, etc.  We get dirty.
ICON is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an innovative, inclusive, and discrimination-free work environment. Employment with ICON is based on  merit, competence, and qualifications. We provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), genetic trait, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable law. If there are accommodations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.
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Solving one of the most challenging problems humanity faces requires a level of diversity across disciplines. ICON believes that by being a non-homogenous organization, we can capture unique perspectives, educational backgrounds, and ideation. We strive to be inclusive and seek team members who share our passion for the mission within the mission: building robust and diverse teams to help us prevail in the face of our challenges. 

We're a team of varied backgrounds, countries, and experiences, and we believe our differences make us stronger as we tackle some of the most challenging problems of our time.


Every startup wants to change the world, but we genuinely believe we're not being hyperbolic when we say this technology has the potential to reinvent human shelter, dramatically improving quality and resiliency while driving down costs to make housing affordable for everyone. We believe in harnessing the power of construction technology for the good of all humanity, both here on Earth and off-world. And while we get excited about R&D accomplishments in the lab, we get more excited when we see our work out in the real world, printing real homes for real people.

We work hard because we know what we are doing can reshape the way we live as a species. And it doesn't hurt that it's super fun. Where else do you get to play with giant robots and see the results of your work manifest in beautiful full-scale buildings that didn't exist before—and that someone can now call home?