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RF Engineering Technician

Palm Bay, FL 32907

Job Title: RF Test Technician

Job Code: SAS20201004-44205

Job Location: Palm Bay, FL

Job Description:

  • Candidate will be responsible for the setup and execution of product acceptance, qualification and environmental testing across Avionics / Data Links and Space Payloads products utilizing simple to highly complex and automated test equipment. 
  • Activities include the handling and manipulation of extremely high value hardware, installation of setup of specialized instrumentation, and various maintenance activities required to support general laboratory operation through written hand-off instructions, work order flow tags and released test procedures. 
  • This position may require occasional weekend, off-shift, and overtime work. Desire to be stationed on 2nd or 3rd shift on a permanent basis is a highly desirable discriminator as are RF Testing skills.
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Windows and Office) and the ability to learn how to program complex computer systems. 
  • Will need to perform electrical troubleshooting to determine problems in hardware or equipment. 
  • May work with complex machines or computer systems.  Dismantles, adjusts, repairs, aligns, assembles and operates equipment according to preliminary designs, operating or repair manuals, rough sketches or drawings. 
  • Uses test and diagnostic equipment to perform hardware checkouts.  Related mechanical skills such as automotive system maintenance, electrical/power systems installation/maintenance, or military aircraft or naval equipment experience are considered as positive.  


    • Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 6 years of prior relevant experience or 2 years post-Secondary/Associates Degree with a minimum of 2 years of prior related experience.

      Preferred Additional Skills:

      • Any directly applicable experience with avionics or space hardware or test equipment operation is highly desirable. 
      • On-the-job training will be given regardless of experience level.
      • Ability to interpret electrical drawings and schematics.
      • Proficiency in the operation of test equipment including Oscilloscopes, Signal Generators, Counter/Timers, Logic Analyzers and DMMs. 
      • Fiber optic technology familiarity. 
      • Experience with National Instruments software LabVIEW and TestStand. 
      • Proficient with the troubleshooting of analog and digital from the system level down to the component level. 
      • The ability to work with minimal documentation, Possess a positive attitude and the ability to work in a team environment.
      • COMSEC/CCI and Secret / SBI / EBI clearance, a working understanding of Environmental test specifications (MIL-STD-810).
      • Prior military experience is a discriminator.


Posted: 2020-05-18 Expires: 2020-06-17

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