Jacobs Sign-Off Test Planner in Dearborn, Michigan

Sign-Off Test Planner


  • Create and develop Prototype Vehicle Specifications for units requested

  • Create & develop prototype test plans for dedicated Electrical units

  • Work collaboratively with test requesters and test planning to ensure all testing needs are captured on test plans

  • Ensure test plans are created and maintained to complete First Pass testing on time

  • Maintain test plans for late testing items to complete by final gateway

  • Manage and track test units to ensure testing is continuing per schedule

  • Update test plans as issues arise – vehicles down for repair, vehicle not ready to test, etc.

  • Communicate test plan changes to users and test planners

  • Post Dedicated Electrical test plans to Test Planning Sharepoint site

  • Continue development of Electrical Test Planning Cookbook

  • Understand New Technology for Forward Model Programs

  • Develop New Technology Electrical Test Planning Cookbook “uplift” to determine additional test units needed to support Electrical testing needs


  • Two (2) years of college with courses in engineering or associated disciplines, and a minimum of two (2) years of related experience. Additional relevant education may be substituted for a portion of the experience.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Good collaboration skills, able to work with multiple people and manage a variety of projects simultaneously

  • Excellent English skills (Oral, reading, writing and listening)

  • Ability to communicate and interact well with others

  • Expert user of Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point, and Project) and ability to work with Macros

  • Exceptional organizational and planning skills


Work Environment

Work is performedinside in an office environment, test lab 90% of time

Outside vehicletesting 10%

Exposure to test equipment, 25%

May requireoccasional local travel,25%


Lifting up to 50 lbs. 25% of the time.

Climbing, 25% of time

Safety glasses,safety shoes 100%

Sitting (75%), Standing (50%),Bending (25%), Stooping (25%)

Equipment andMachines

Fax machines, copy machines,telephones and computers 100% of time.

Occasional use of hand tools, 25%


Monday through Friday 8 hours eachday with a start time between 7:00 am & 9:00 am, 100%

Day Shift

Regular Attendance and Punctualityis a must.

Work hours are normally 8 hoursper day and 5 days per week, Monday-Friday. Regular attendance of scheduledhours is extremely important, but not critical, except for deadlines andmeetings. Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines.Must exhibit flexibility of work hours to adjust to surge situations based oncritical mission requirements.

Other EssentialFunctions

Must take and pass a pre-employmentdrug and alcohol screen, background check and HPE

Must demonstrate professionalbehavior at all times when dealing with customers, management and co-workers.Must have clear, concise and accurate communications skills in English, bothverbal and written. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position andmust not impose a safety risk to self or others. Must maintain a positive workatmosphere by behaving and communicating in a professional manner. Dependablepersonal transportation to work site is required.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Michigan-Dearborn

Req ID: PFO00011B