Cobham

The most important thing we build is trust

 
Location
US-California-San Diego
Date Posted
25 Sep 2017


LOCATION:  San Diego, CA

Cobham's values of Trust, Talent and Technology have driven us from our launch in 1934 by Sir Alan Cobham, an aviation innovator, to becoming a global leader in state-of-the-art aerospace and defense systems. And it’s the insights of our innovators today that will secure our collective future. Innovators like you.

Cobham is one of the world's leading companies engaged in the development, delivery and support of leading-edge aerospace and defense systems in the air, on land and at sea. Our clients and partners trust Cobham to deliver the mission-critical technology they need, and we trust our employees to draw on their ingenuity and passion to deliver those solutions. This leads to an empowering culture for our people. Our Leadership team is open, sharing plans for the next five years, driving retention by offering demanding, exciting work, and providing full guidance and mentoring.

Cobham is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of Cobham to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information. Cobham will refrain from discharging, or otherwise discriminating against, employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants.

SUMMARY:

Perform the set-up, calibration, tuning, testing and troubleshooting of circuits, components, instruments and mechanical assemblies; determines and may develop test specifications, methods and procedures from blueprints, drawings and diagrams; tests and troubleshoots assemblies and/or final systems; will complete rework instructions on assemblies and/or systems as a result of testing; prepare technical reports summarizing findings and recommend solutions to technical problems; may assist in the selection and set-up of specialized test equipment; performs work of moderate complexity. 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS and DUTIES:

1. Tune moderately complex electronic components, assemblies and sub-assemblies to established frequencies; set up and calibrate test stations.
2. Perform in-process and final electronic verification tests according to written test procedures using test equipment such as a frequency counter, network and scalar analyzers, oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer and function generator; maintain test documentation. 
3. Execute corrective actions as necessary to improve product yield. 
4. Troubleshoot to the component level; maintain records and logs as required; identify potential problems in product and make recommendations as appropriate. 
5. Record and review electronic test data using manual or computer generated techniques.
6. Inspect all work prior to releasing the work order for further processing.
7. Participate in safety training and actively comply with safety policies and practices; maintain a clean and safe workstation.
8. Improve and maintain 5S in your area, make suggestions for improvements.
9. Participate in Lean/Six Sigma activities in own work area as well as events for other areas to enhance cross-functional problem solving.
10. Collaborate in team meetings and activities, including SET team support as appropriate.
11. Perform other related duties as assigned.


DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS:

1. Works independently as well as in a team environment; performs work of moderately complexity. 

Job ID
req487
Job Category
Operations
Primary Location
US-California-San Diego
Organization
Microelectronic Solutions
Schedule
Full-time
Recruiter
June Layng
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