Otter Products RF Test Technician in Louisville, Colorado
Otter Products is currently recruiting for a RF Test Technician to be located at our Louisville, CO headquarters! The RF Test Technician will focus on the overall structure design and future development of internal software applications. This role will ensure systems are properly designed to support the ever changing business environment and that all developments of internal applications are aligned with proper data integration needs and are within appropriate internal security and quality standards. Intrigued? Keep reading…
The ideal candidate will perform set-up, calibration, testing, and troubleshooting of production assemblies and units in accordance with standard protocol.. We are looking for someone to assist engineers in operating test equipment to obtain performance data on parts and assemblies under varying operating conditions. Are you a quick learner with the ability to collaborate with test engineers in developing testing procedures and strategies? If so, find out if Otter Products is the place for you to grow your career!
About Otter Products:
From our founder’s garage in 1998 to the global technology leader we are today, Otter Products continues to drive growth through innovation. Our industry-leading brands, OtterBox, LifeProof and Liviri lead the way to help people do more and go more places with technology in hand. Otter Products is a global company of more than 900 Otters (employees) with offices in Fort Collins, Colo., San Diego, Calif., Hong Kong, Munich, Germany and Cork, Ireland. Our mission is simple – We Grow to Give which comes to life by way of our charitable arm, the OtterCares Foundation. From innovation and engineering to community and culture – growing to give is at the heart of everything we do.
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Perform set-up, calibration, testing, and troubleshooting of production assemblies and units in accordance with standard protocol.
Monitor and correct malfunctions by adjusting or replacing parts as directed.
Collaborate with test engineers in developing testing procedures and strategies.
May operate programmable auto-testers, real-time oscilloscopes, signal generators, digital meters, spectrum analyzers, frequency counters, and other various test instrumentation and special test fixtures.
Plans, lays out, assembles, modifies, validates and maintains test equipment and related structural assemblies by reading and interpreting blueprints, engineering drawings and sketches
Assists engineers in operating test equipment to obtain performance data on parts and assemblies under varying operating conditions
Collects, compiles and summarizes test data and reviews results with Engineering to resolve problems such as product or equipment issues, malfunctions and incomplete test data
Diagnoses test equipment malfunctions and services and repairs equipment as required
Required Education and Experience:
Associates Degree required. Experience in lieu of degree may be considered.
Minimum of two years’ experience running and troubleshooting electronic test equipment, particularly RF test equipment.
Familiarity with Vector Network Analyzers, Spectrum Analyzers, Power Meters and Signal Generators is preferred.
Experience operating test chambers for electronic products is a plus.
Knowledge (theoretical or practical understanding of a subject)
Electrical Radio Frequency Testing
Experience with Electrical/Electronics testing a plus
Experience with MIL-STD-810G, ASTM, and ISO testing a plus
Experience with CAD software a plus
Skills (proficiencies developed through training or experience)
Proficiency with one or more of the following types of equipment: Vector Network Analyzers, Spectrum Analyzers, Power Meters and Signal Generators
Proficiency with equipment maintenance
Proficient with hand tools
Proficient with computers
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite with emphasis on Word, Excel, and Outlook
Abilities (qualities of being able to do something)
Conducts and presents themselves professionally at all times
Clearly communicates within the test engineering organization
Carefully follow test procedures and instructions provided by test engineers and more experienced test technicians
Good technical writing ability
Multitasks and makes efficient use of lab resources
Adapts in a fast paced, continuously changing environment
Is detail oriented
Provides great customer service – conveys a “how can I help you?” attitude
Great time management
Trains in all areas (systems, processes, procedures, equipment, safety, and security)
Quickly learns new equipment, processes, and procedures
Works collaboratively across functions and levels
Clearly communicates progress and status updates
Travels to support testing as necessary.
Travel may include:
Driving to third party test facilities or distribution center
Traveling domestically to support product testing at satellite office, third party test facility or customer site (0-10%)
Otter Products is an equal employment opportunity employer (EEOC). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Profit Sharing Program Eligible, Sign on bonus may be considered, if applicable, for relocation, Benefits Eligible - Full Time- check out otterproducts.com/careers/why for more info
External Company Name: Otter Products, LLC