Hardware Quality Assurance Technician

Our mission is to cool the world by transforming every home to be more comfortable and healthy for the people who inhabit it - without compromising the environment. We are looking for someone to enforce our products’ reliability to meet our customer’s needs by leading testing of the firmware and software systems.


  • Lead testing of Treau’s devices by executing protocols to evaluate the controls software and all expected functionality.

  • Assess and approve all firmware and application version releases.

  • Enforce best practices at Treau with regards to all software quality assurance related design controls.

  • Set up testing frameworks for all firmware and mobile app code releases.

  • Write test scripts and protocols to automate and document results from testing firmware and software releases.

  • Troubleshoot quality issues on the production floor.

  • Support the manufacturing team with product quality and reliability testing.

  • Contribute to writing and following work and assembly instructions.

  • Perform quality control processes including measuring incoming materials, documenting processes with photos and written instructions, and pre-shipping quality control testing.

  • Participate in shop inventory, shop safety, materials handling, packaging, labeling, and shipping procedures.

Desired Qualifications

  • 2+ years of industry experience testing firmware for hardware products.

  • Proven track record of ensuring quality on consumer products, and professional experience working with quality control processes.

  • Experience with data entry into spreadsheets (such as Google Sheets), and execution of software test protocols following written instructions.

  • Experience working with IoT or other embedded systems products.

  • Associate’s degree or higher in Manufacturing Technology, Quality Assurance or equivalent experience in quality management systems, document control, design controls, and statistics.

  • Effective communication and interaction with team members, shop users, suppliers, customers, and guests.

  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds for short distances. Able to climb ladders, move from place to place, bend, stretch, grasp, reach, kneel, and twist.

  • Authorization to work in the United States.

  • Driver’s license

Bonus Qualifications

  • Experience working on projects with a combination of mechanical, electrical, and software components.

  • Experience with product specifications, requirements documents, and failure modes and effects analysis.

  • Experience with database quality and security standards.

  • Some level of Six Sigma or Lean Manufacturing certification.