Work With Us Careers Senior RF Test Technician

Job Post Date:

Apr 4, 2018


Carlsbad, CA


Production Test

Job Description:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

• A thorough understanding and be able to demonstrate all of the RF and DC testing that is completed in support of production hardware.
• A thorough understanding and be able to demonstrate proper tuning techniques; including tuning with tabs and lumped elements in high power RF amplifiers.
• A thorough understanding and is able to demonstrate efficient and effective troubleshooting techniques.
• Need to have a thorough understanding and be able to demonstrate the use and proper calibration of the test equipment that is used in support of testing high power RF amplifiers, including but not limited to: Vector Network Analyzers, Spectrum Analyzers, Power Meters and Signal Generators.
• Assist in providing guidance and training to other test personnel on an “as required basis.”
• Be able to clearly communicate and interact with the Responsible Engineers and the necessary production and manufacturing personnel to resolve production-related issues within the program.
• Understand the program hardware flow (Steps) and role within that flow to better coordinate overall program test effort with the scheduled time allotment.
• Ensure all program documentation and test data records are complete and accurate and provided on a timely basis for review.
• Ensure the test tasks assigned are done in the most efficient and effective manner.
• Ensure that the Quality Control functions are properly performed such as ESD precautions, Used-On Log and Equipment Calibration.
• Must be able to read drawings and BOM’s and be able to perform basic SMT soldering for repairs.

• A minimum of 10 years’ experience or more related experience in RF field.
• A GED or High School diploma. Associate’s degree in Electronics and/or technical school preferred.
• Must be able to troubleshoot and test products to the component level.
• Some soldering skills needed.
• Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
• Ability to multi-task.
• Proficiency in MS Office. Labview a plus!
• Knowledge of EPICOR MRP system a PLUS.

Must be a US Person and be able to obtain a US Security Clearance.

Local candidates only!

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