Field Technician

Galveston, Texas
Mission Operations /
Full Time /
Saronic Technologies is a leader in revolutionizing defense autonomy at sea, dedicated to developing state-of-the-art solutions that enhance maritime operations for the Department of Defense (DoD) through autonomous and intelligent platforms.

Job Overview
We are seeking a Test Technician to join our engineering team, with a focus on testing and validation of autonomous surface vessels. This role will be located in our Galveston facility with open water testing on the Gulf Coast.


    • Collaborate with the engineering teams to develop comprehensive test strategies and plans for autonomous surface vessels, based on product specifications and customer needs
    • Develop detailed test plans, test cases, and procedures for various stages of product development and production
    • Execute tests according to the defined plans and document test results thoroughly
    • Identify and report any defects or issues discovered during testing and work with the appropriate teams to resolve them
    • Analyze test data to identify trends, patterns, and anomalies
    • Generate comprehensive test reports summarizing test results, observations, and recommendations
    • Communicate findings to the engineering and design teams to facilitate product improvements and modifications
    • Conduct tests in real-world conditions, collect data, and assess product performance and reliability
    • Work closely with engineers, manufacturing engineers, and other stakeholders to understand product requirements and specifications
    • Collaborate with the production team to ensure seamless integration of testing activities into the manufacturing process


    • Experience testing complex electromechanical systems or autonomous vehicles
    • Experience in maritime or relevant industries preferred
    • Strong knowledge of test methodologies, techniques, and tools used in the development and validation of hardware and software systems
    • Proficiency in test automation tools and scripting languages (e.g., Python, MATLAB, LabVIEW)
    • Familiarity with data analysis and visualization tools (e.g., Excel, MATLAB, Python)
    • Experience with hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) and software-in-the-loop (SIL) testing
    • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills, with a track record of identifying and resolving complex technical issues
    • Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team environment
Saronic does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, age, national origin, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other reason prohibited by law in provision of employment opportunities and benefits.