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High Voltage Test Engineer

High Voltage Test Engineer

  • Location

    Charleston Township

  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy & Infrastructure

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  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Muhammad Shahab

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Muhammad Shahab

​Our client is key driver for the world’s transition to a more connected and sustainable energy future. the Group has brought energy to life by providing customers with advanced cable technologies for power and data transmission.


Location:Charleston, SC

Pay rate:$75-100k (DOE)


  • Technical lead and representative for high voltage laboratory tests on assigned cable projects and customer representatives

  • Act as technical lead for assigned test field

  • Act as technical support for high voltage lab personnel

  • Perform calculations for equipment requirements and test parameters

  • Order the rental of test equipment if required

  • Coordinate maintenance on test equipment

  • Participate in training of laboratory personnel

  • Participate in development projects

  • Hold project start up meetings in high voltage labs

  • Attend start up meetings with projects

  • Make sure the test specification is in place before testing

  • Be lead for tests

  • Issue reports for development samples

  • Internal document control on technical documents

  • Troubleshooting on cables in the factory

  • Operation of test equipment

  • Prepare test procedures, work instructions and test methods

  • Calibration and maintenance of equipment in area of responsible

  • Lead improvement and competitiveness projects in assigned test fields

  • Participate in relevant working groups/task forces/ad hoc groups

  • Contribute to lab and engineering process improvements (standardization of engineering process and lab work regards to procedures/documents/workflows/ activities etc.)

  • Participate in and execute quality control (verification, validation, uncertainty measurements) on equipment and methods within area of responsibility

  • Perform 5S tasks

  • Utilize good principles of measurement, precision, and uncertainty

  • Communication of results using rigorous scientific methodology


  • Fluent in English, excellent written and verbal communication skills with a focus on technical writing

  • BS, MS, in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or similar with a focus on high voltage systems from an accredited university

  • Experience in the field of electrical testing in a manufacturing environment (preferably in the high voltage environment) highly desired

  • Knowledge of Good Laboratory Practice (GLP)

  • Proficient in usage of hand tools

  • Strong proficiency required in Excel o CAD software (Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD preferred) o Electrical schematic drawing software o MATLAB o LabView o PLC programming

  • Adaptable, flexible, and resourceful with ability to work independently

  • Ability to comprehend and learn complex scientific topics

  • Must understand and comply with all policies and procedures of High Voltage USA, Inc.

  • Autonomous in operational tasks

  • Able to pass a pre-employment physical and drug test

  • May be required to travel in order to train for short periods in other plants or technical meetings or conferences

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