Test Engineer - Raven Applied Technology

COMPANY:  Raven Applied Technology Div

Baltic, SD, US, 57003-5930

STATUS:  Exempt
REQ ID:  32185


At Raven, we aspire to solve some of the world’s greatest challenges. This purpose drives the work and passion of our team members, and it unites our businesses. For over 65 years, we’ve collaborated together, learned together, grown together, and served together. Discover a career with Raven and help us solve the world’s next great challenge.


In Raven Applied Technology, our team members help farmers grow more food and operate sustainably. From field computers, sprayer controls, and software services, to fully autonomous driverless ag technology, we develop solutions that solve challenges for ag professionals around the globe. Join our team to work on disruptive, life-changing, and autonomous technologies that are shaping the future of agriculture. 


Develop, maintain, and update test standards for new or enhanced products. Execute testing to ensure the quality of our division’s products and push the state of the art forward.



  • Evaluate specifications, standard procedures, and internal/external requirements and develop test plans suitable to prove requirements.
  • Develop and execute test procedures and document results.
  • Identify and recommend test equipment, production equipment, fixturing, or tooling needed to meet product specifications.
  • Prepare reports of testing data, evaluate, and provide recommendations based on findings. Lead or contribute input for improvements.
  • Train team members on utilization of test equipment and procedures.
  • Keep abreast of new developments in the fields of engineering, test methods, and applications.
  • May assist with the request for quote process, as related to needs for the testing function.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area. Follow established safety and ergonomic standards.
  • Has knowledge and skills in the engineering discipline.
  • Uses prescribed techniques and procedures within established criteria.
  • Works independently, as well as with a team.



  • Entry level or early career engineer with Bachelors' or Master's degree in engineering or similar field.
  • A well-developed ability to critically analyze and solve problems.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with team members and leadership staff.
  • Team player who is self-motivated and has ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • High level of service skills.
  • An internship in a related role or field is preferred.
  • Farming experience is preferred.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing techniques is preferred.
  • Specific skills, proficiencies, and knowledge in field related to position, as identified by department leadership.
  • Proficiency with computers, including use of Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Aptitude and interest in technology and agriculture.
  • Travel may be necessary, based on position.
  • US Citizenship may be required, based on position.


Not all benefits are created equal, but we’ve got you covered. Raven not only offers a wide range of benefits that encourage wellness and preventative care, but we also provide the right tools and programs to help you achieve it.  Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, company-paid life and disability insurance and 401k.  We offer workplace flexibility policies to promote work/life balance in addition to paid time off (PTO) benefit.  Team Members can also take advantage of additional benefit programs such as education assistance, our onsite fitness center or fitness center reimbursement, employee assistance program (EAP) and much more.


Raven is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.



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