Technician, RF Electronic III - Engineering
Company: Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions
Location: San Diego
Posted on: November 11, 2019
TECHNICIAN, RF ELECTRONIC III - ENGINEERING
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We are Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions (CAES), a
technologically advanced electronics company employing more than
3,600 talented makers, thinkers, innovators, and doers nationwide.
We build things that solve challenging problems from deep space to
the depths of the ocean. We serve customers in spanning defense,
aerospace, security, medical, and industrial markets.
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 high
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES:
* Tune highly complex electronic components, assemblies and
sub-assemblies to established frequencies; set up and calibrate
* 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
* Execute corrective actions as necessary to improve product
* 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
* Review pre-production hardware, performing Returned Material
Authorization (RMA) failure analysis.
* Initiate and write Engineering Change Orders (ECO); run automate
test equipment (ATE) programs.
* Inspect all work prior to releasing the work order for further
* 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
* Participate in Lean/Six Sigma activities in own work area as well
as events for other areas to enhance cross-functional problem
* Collaborate in team meetings and activities, including SET team
support as appropriate.
* Perform other related duties as assigned.
MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
* Certificate in Electronics Technology or Associate s Degree in
Electronics Technology obtained through a U.S. accredited
institution, military electronics training, or equivalent
* Five (5) 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; military
* Technical skills: ability to set up test equipment as defined by
a documented Test Procedure.
May be required to obtain and maintain security clearance, which
requires USA Citizenship.
Founded in 1934 by aviation innovator Sir Alan Cobham, our values
of Trust, Talent and Technology have driven us to become a global
leader in state-of-the-art aerospace and defense systems. It's the
insights of our innovators today that will secure our collective
future. Innovators like you!
If you are authorized to work in the United States, then we
encourage you to apply. We are unable to sponsor work visas. U.S.
Citizenship required for positions requiring a Security
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
The EEO is the Law poster is available here and the poster
supplement is available here.
The Pay Transparency Policy is available here.
Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions is committed to working with
and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with
disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to a
disability for any part of the employment process, please send an
e-mail to CAEScareer@cobham.com or call (703) 842-2971 and let us
know the nature of your request and your contact information.
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