DEKA Research & Development Lead Test Technician in Manchester, New Hampshire

Lead test technician needed to execute tests of innovative medical devices using high precision digital balances and various other test equipment while coordinating the use of test equipment by test technicians from multiple projects. This person will also be responsible for ensuring that the lab maintains a professional appearance and operates efficiently. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of managing activities in a professional testing environment.


  • Accurately execute tests per written procedures and/or product specification.

  • Ensure testers have adequate training to execute tests for specific products.

  • Maintain a neat, orderly, and professional testing laboratory environment.

  • Monitor and control the activities in the testing laboratory.

  • Track inventory of supplies and equipment needed to perform testing required.

  • Order testing supplies and equipment as required.


  • Must have education and/or training in a technical field (Bachelors degree, Associates degree, Vocational Education, etc.).

  • Must have at least 1-year experience as a test technician in a design QA or manufacturing QA environment (prior experience testing medical products a plus).

  • Demonstrated ability to adjust to changing priorities and objectives.

  • Demonstrated leadership experience.

  • Committed to organization, cleanliness, and professional lab appearance.

  • Must be detail oriented.

  • Must have working knowledge of computer related tasks (many of the test procedures require the use of spreadsheets, custom software tools, and command-line instructions).