Element Materials Technology

Field Test Engineer

Job Locations US-WA-Bothell


Element has an opportunity for a Field Mobile Device Engineer to join our growing team. This role is a part of Device Test team at Aircom International (A TEOCO Company) contributing to the OEM testing efforts though extensive field tests.


As a device test engineer your role involves verification and operation of wireless handheld's for compliance with wireless standards and carrier specified requirements. It will require the individual to help our team of Engineers to carry out testing of mobile device software and will focus on multiple platforms including Android, Windows and OEM specific standards.     



  • Executing field test cases focused on the voice and mobility network interoperability on new and/or existing devices

  • Investigation and logging of common technical issues found during tests and submit daily reports

  • Capturing logs of new and existing issues found in the field, document the issues and steps for reproduction and/or escalate the issues with Team Lead and/or development engineers for resolution

Skills / Qualifications

  • Candidate must be enrolled in Bachelors/Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering and/or any other technical field with emphasis in Telecommunications systems preferred

  • Good understanding of different wireless technologies such as GSM, UMTS, LTE, CDMA, HSPA etc

  • Software testing experience and technical education relating to device hardware will be preferred

  • Familiar with basic concepts of wireless data protocols: GPRS/EDGE, USPA, GPRS, networking infrastructure or other packet based networks

  • Experience working on Qualcomm and MTK chipsets for logging and software debugging is a plus

  • Must have a valid driver’s license with the ability to travel up to 50% of time


To apply please email nicole.womack@element.com

Company Overview

Element is one of the fastest growing testing, inspection and certification businesses in the world. Globally we have more than 6,500 brilliant minds operating from 200 sites across 30 countries. Together we share an ambitious purpose to ‘Make tomorrow safer than today’.


When failure in use is not an option, we help customers make certain that their products, materials, processes and services are safe, compliant and fit for purpose. From early R&D, through complex regulatory approvals and into production, our global laboratory network of scientists, engineers, and technologists support customers to achieve assurance over product quality, sustainable outcomes, and market access.


While we are proud of our global reach, working at Element feels like being part of a smaller company. We empower you to take charge of your career, and reward excellence and integrity with growth and development.


Industries across the world depend on our care, attention to detail and the absolute accuracy of our work. The role we have to play in creating a safer world is much bigger than our organization.

Diversity Statement

At Element, we always take pride in putting our people first. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our Vision of becoming “the world’s most trusted testing partner”.


All suitably qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective work related criteria and without regard for the following: race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, and/or protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.

TIC Council Statement

Element is proud to be a full member of the Testing, Inspection & Certification Council (the “TIC Council”), an international association representing independent testing, inspection and certification companies. 


Members of the TIC Council must implement and abide by the TIC Council Compliance Code. Element has therefore issued an overarching Code of Conduct which is supported by our Compliance Programme. A copy of the Code of Conduct and more information about our Compliance Programme can be found in the Governance and Integrity section of www.element.com


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