How much does a Test Engineer IV make in the United States? The average Test Engineer IV salary in the United States is $121,849 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $111,002 and $132,726. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Test Engineer IV interacts with other engineering groups to define, document, analyze, perform, and interpret tests for products, systems, components, or modifications. Participates in final system integration and validation to identify functional problems. Being a Test Engineer IV defines internal quality control standards and the maintenance of reliability programs. Creates, documents, and analyzes complex test cases and provides feedback and recommendations for product or design changes. Additionally, Test Engineer IV ensures testing procedures are in compliance with any required industry specific standards. Develops and implements improvements to overall testing and quality programs. May coordinate with vendors or suppliers to modify or develop testing for components or other parts. Requires a bachelor's degree of Engineering. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Test Engineer IV is a specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. To be a Test Engineer IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
Your primary duties will be generally doing test plans and reports for flight test operations, rigging aircraft of a/c systems with sensors, wiring and data collection boxes, possibly some 3-D CAD modelling.
February 20, 2020
Test Engineer IV in Lowell, MA
In many projects, only when the Test Engineers/testing team approves, the project will be released.
January 25, 2020
Test Engineer IV in Lubbock, TX
This usually involves writing a bunch of ground tests that will help certify that the plane is ready for an actual test flight.
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