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Senior Test Technician

Company: Mercury Systems
Location: Oxnard
Posted on: January 18, 2023

Job Description:

In this role You will perform a variety of non-routine tasks to ensure production quality standards are met. Performs set-ups, calibration, testing, tuning and troubleshooting of micro-strip circuits, components, instruments, and mechanical assemblies, to ensure unit functions according to specifications. Technicians perform very detailed technician functions associated with back-end manufacturing to produce mission critical products and devices. Attention to detail, excellent hand-eye coordination and excellent hand dexterity is essential to operate tools and equipment to perform functions such as testing, tuning, troubleshooting and repairing millimeter and microwave frequency components. You are a part of: An exciting and fast-growing Test team supporting our Manufacturing Business Unit based out of Oxnard, CA. You will be integral in the support our troops and the national defense of our country through ensuring that all parts that we supply are of the highest quality and delivered on time. Larger than the Test team, you support Mercury in their overall business goals while earning a competitive salary, great benefits, and opportunities for advancement. You are responsible for * Launching and testing circuits in fixtures to specifications * Biasing FETs (Field Effect Transistor) and/or transistors * Testing and tuning standard catalog amplifiers from 10MHz to 18GHz * Participating in continuous improvement and team building activities. Maintains productive working relationships with all team members * Applying RF fundamentals including but not limited to RF Gain, Gain Flatness, Gain Matching Return Loss P1 dB Compression, phase/phase tracking * Proficiency in RF theory and principals * Testing for gain, gain flatness, noise figure, VSWR, P1dB, IP3 and phase * Calibration of test equipment * Tuning and troubleshooting * Proficiency in operating test equipment like DC power supplies, RF signal generators, scalar and network analyzers * Understanding DC theory (Ohm's Law) * Following ESD procedures To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience * High School Diploma required. AS degree preferred * Position requires a minimum of 7 or more years relevant experience * Ability to use computers (Microsoft Office Suite) * Ability to clearly communicate in written and spoken English * Preferred experience in tuning RF thin film circuits Full-Time Equivalent Annual Salary Range: $42,000 - $81,000 for a Senior Specialist at Oxnard CA USA Building 400-73383. The disclosed salary range is a general guideline for Mercury team members employed at the job level at the location listed above and does not include overtime for eligible hourly employees. Mercury considers a variety of factors to determine individual base salary offers to candidates, including: * the role and related responsibilities * prior work experience * education, training, skills and certifications * internal equity with others employed by Mercury in similar roles * geographic location * alignment with market data In addition to base salary, Mercury provides a variety of benefits for team members including: * bonus opportunities (or special incentives for sales positions) * health, life and disability insurance * company-paid holidays and time off * 401(k) retirement plan * discounted employee stock purchase plan * tuition reimbursement * access to professional development and personal wellness platforms including LinkedIn Learning, Headspace, Aaptiv and Virgin Pulse Team members at the Director or Vice President level are also eligible to receive annual stock-based awards. Why should you join Mercury Systems? Mercury Systems is the leader in making trusted, secure mission-critical technologies profoundly more accessible to the aerospace and defense industries. Optimized for customer and mission success, our innovative solutions power more than 300 critical aerospace and defense programs. Headquartered in Andover, Mass., and with manufacturing and design facilities around the world, Mercury specializes in engineering, adapting and manufacturing new solutions purpose-built to meet the industry's current and emerging high-tech needs. Our employees are committed to Innovation that Matters. Our Culture We are committed to making Mercury a great place to work, no matter where our employees are located. We offer a casual and enjoyable atmosphere that allows employees to learn and grow. We help and care for one another and work as one to achieve results for us and for our customers. We value communication and transparency, and strive to foster two-way dialogue at all levels of the organization. We are committed to lifelong learning, offering comprehensive skills training and tuition reimbursement. Whether you're just starting out on your career journey or you are an experienced professional, it's important to us that you feel recognized and rewarded for your contributions. To find out more about Why Mercury?, or visit the Mercury Community or find answers to general questions at Mercury FAQs Mercury Systems is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status. As an equal opportunity employer, Mercury Systems is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact the number below. (978) 256-1300 Click here read about our recent press release and how Mercury Systems was named to Fortune Magazine's list of 100 Fastest-Growing Companies. Click Here to learn about OFCCP Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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