How much does a Principal Test Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Principal Test Engineer in the United States is $52 as of October 25, 2023, but the salary range typically falls between $46 and $63. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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... test engineering efforts. The ideal candidate cares deeply about efficiency in the software ... As a Principal Software Engineer at Mastercard, you are expected to perform the following general ...
Diversity Inc. - 49 days ago
Western Digital - Roseville , CA
Test plan documentation * Test bench coding and test writing * Debugging module level and system level simulation failures * RTL Code Coverage analysis and enhancements * Scripting for automation and ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 46 days ago
Path Engineering - Oxnard , CA
Role As a Manufacturing Manager (also known as Non-Technical Principal, Equipment Operations Manager), you'll lead a team of technicians and engineers, oversee product troubleshooting, equipment ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 82 days ago
Navarro Inc. - Richland , WA
... by principal quality assurance engineer or program management. * Writes quality plans, procedures, and audit checklists. Verifies quality standards and test procedures for design and process ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 12 days ago
Seagen, Inc. - Bothell , WA
Principal Responsibilities: The Reliability Engineer must exhibit a keen interest in data and ... tests and analysis that includes: Failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA) Reliability hazard ... - 75 days ago
FPC of Savannah - Minneapolis , MN
Great opportunity for an experienced Principal Systems Engineer located in Minneapolis, Minnesota ... test cases. * Work closely with technical and subject matter experts to ensure accurate and ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
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