Performs routine operational tests on moderately complex electronic production components, and subassemblies. The selected candidate will apply standard practices and techniques in electronic, mechanical, or other disciplines in providing support for new and ongoing technical programs.
Programs will include work in digital/analog circuity, optical encoders, servo systems, RF modulation/transmission/receiver, and limited optical interfacing systems. Assists engineers and higher classified technicians in the performance of more complex tests
Follows test specifications, test procedures, and verbal instructions in order to perform a variety of tests which require reading, interpreting, and verifying specifications using manual and automated test setups.
Operates a variety of test equipment such as voltmeter, oscilloscopes, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, RF power meters, etc. usually working with multiple pieces of equipment at a time as specified.
Determines quality of equipment being tested by checking test results against specific test procedures and data sheets.
Performs troubleshooting activities, diagnoses deficiencies down to the component level and recommends rework where necessary.
Affixes acceptance stamp to equipment indicating that tested components, subassemblies and systems conform to predetermined standards and specifications.
Records test data and prepares test failure/acceptance reports and other paperwork as required.
Assists engineers in performance of more complex tests involving the simultaneous use of a wide variety of test equipment.
Performs other duties and responsibilities as required.