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Advanced Engineering Technician

  • ID: 488520
  • Posted: 7/20/2021
  • Location: Scottsdale, AZ
  • Category: Pro - Engineering
  • Job Type: Temp to Direct
  • Duration: 9 - 12 Months


ACARA Solutions and our client located in Scottsdale, AZ has a contract to direct hire position available
Advanced Engineering Technician
1st, 2nd & 3rd shifts (Shift differential for 2nd 10% differential for 3rd 15%)
  • The Engineering Technician will primarily perform hardware integration and test of highly complex, highly-reliable spaceflight payload electronics. 
  • This technician will also perform alignment, testing, problem troubleshooting, data analysis, and technical evaluation of Digital and RF modules. 
  • Tasks would include developing and prepare reports, procedure documentation, and a high level of understanding of product specifications.
  • Focus is on completing tasks or activities supporting implementation of procedures
  • Receives little instruction on daily work with general instructions on newly introduced assignments
  • May provide direction to other employees with similar duties
Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • Associate"s degree 
  • Minimum of 3 years" experience as Advanced Engineering Technician
  • Minimum of 3 years" experience working with high-reliability spaceflight electronic hardware, including experience in both digital and RF/microwave circuit testing and special test equipment build.
Preferred Skills / Qualifications:

  • Competent computer skills and knowledge of UNIX, Windows and MS Office 
  • Able to interpret complex engineering drawings, diagrams and schematics and the necessary interfaces.
  • Interface daily with engineering and may be tasked to run special tests.
  • Able to demonstrate skills and initiative to complete actions.
  • Able to manage time effectively in order to support multiple projects throughout the work day.
  • Work successfully with associates in other departments and understand cross-functional relationships. 
  • Strong background in electrical test techniques 
  • Knowledgeable use of test equipment such as network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, logic analyzers, oscilloscopes, and signal generators 
  • Candidate must be able to read and follow detailed work instructions and test procedures.
  • Second and third shift coverage will be required for most assignments.
  • Understanding of the job skills and learns company policies and procedures to complete routine tasks
  • Works on assignments that are difficult, requiring judgment in resolving issues or in making recommendations
Additional Information:
  • Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen.
Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron's strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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