JOB TITLE: Technician, Electronic II
LOCATION: San Diego, CA
statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being
performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all
essential functions, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Management retains the discretion to add or
change the duties at any time.
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.
Tune moderately complex electronic components, assemblies and sub-assemblies to established frequencies; set up and calibrate test stations.
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.
Execute corrective actions as necessary to improve product yield.
Troubleshoot to the component level; maintain records and logs as required; identify potential problems in product and make recommendations as appropriate.
Record and review electronic test data using manual or computer generated techniques.
Inspect all work prior to releasing the work order for further processing.
Participate in safety training and actively comply with safety policies and practices; maintain a clean and safe workstation.
Improve and maintain 5S in your area, make suggestions for improvements.
Participate in Lean/Six Sigma activities in own work area as well as events for other areas to enhance cross-functional problem solving.
Collaborate in team meetings and activities, including SET team support as appropriate.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS: (The following qualifications can be acquired and demonstrated
through experience, education and/or vocational training as noted or as
Three (3) years in an electronic environment working with Radio Frequency/Microwave experience; detail-oriented with good manual and eye dexterity (precise) with ability to discern color; Certificate in Electronics Technology or Associate’s Degree in Electronics Technology obtained through a U.S. accredited institution, military electronics training, or equivalent education/experience
Technical skills: ability to set up test equipment as defined by a documented Test Procedure.
Communication skills: ability to receive messages by telephone, in person, electronically and in writing; ask questions and rephrase statements to clarify meaning; ability to read, interpret and comprehend complex written and verbal instructions; communicate across organizational levels; ability to communicate with quality, integrity and respect in a way that inspires others and encourages innovation and possibilities
Math skills: ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals; ability to compute rate, ratio and percent
Computer skills: exposure to a networked environment using a Windows and/or Windows like interface using Microsoft office suite; ability to use Enterprise-wide information systems such as SAP and drawing-viewing programs
Management & Organizational skills: flexibility and adaptability to changing priorities and assignments; ability to maintain confidentiality;
Excellence Behaviors:remain engaged, proactive and positive even in tough circumstances; own assignments and be fully accountable for their success; align actions, behaviors and conversations to what matters most; bring out the best in others and recognize the value in every person’s contributions; ability to work independently being proactive to resolve work issues or notify supervisor of resources needed; ability to coordinate with other employees and as part of a team.
Active secret security clearance is required, which requires USA Citizenship.
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