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Hardware Test Engineer Intern
Redwood Falls, Minnesota

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Every day, in nearly 100 countries around the world, millions of people depend on Daktronics scoring and display systems for information and entertainment. Our displays provide vital travel information in airports and train stations and along highways. They advertise the price of gas, store specials, and more as you make your daily commute. They also enhance spectators’ experiences at sporting events of all kinds, from Little League to the major leagues.


Internship runs 8 January 2018 through 10 August 2018.


The test engineering intern responsibilities are mostly focused on supporting test development for new products and improving effectiveness and performance of existing testing. Other responsibilities are as follows:


  • Prototype and verify new designs.
  • Test and troubleshoot existing designs.
  • Design and implement test fixtures for products, and document procedures for operation.
  • Develop and /or improve existing test processes and equipment.
  • Documentation to support designs, fixtures and procedures.  
  • Provide assistance with employee training on product testing, troubleshooting, documentation, and testing equipment operation.
  • Work with little supervision. Complete quality work in a timely manner. Communicate effectively.
  • Work as an effective team member.
  • Be at work on time and maintain good attendance. Follow Company guidelines and policies.
  • Perform other projects and duties as needed to meet customer expectations.

View the Day in the Life intern video


Academic Requirements –


  • Preferred applicants will be full-time students of at least junior status currently enrolled in an accredited Bachelor's degree program in Electrical Engineering, Hardware Engineering, Software Engineering, or Computer Engineering Degree.
  • Able to take a semester off from school to complete the internship, if applicable.
  • Must be able to commit to 40 hours per week.
  • Work through the Cooperative Education Internship Program with accredited university and Faculty Coordinator to arrange for credit while participating in this 7-month internship.
  • Required GPA of 3.0 or greater.
  • Unofficial transcripts or web transcripts must be submitted with application to be considered for this internship.


Other Requirements –


  • Good oral and written communication skills, good organizational skills, self-motivation.
  • Background check may be conducted.
  • Fluent in English, both written and verbal.
  • Daktronics does not sponsor, renew or extend immigration visas for this position.

Daktronics is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetics, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or citizenship status. If you would like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here.

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