Cobham is seeking a RF Technician to work at our San Jose, CA facility. The RF Technician’s responsibilities are focused in the area of microwave circuit test, subsystems test to meet shipping schedules. The RF Technician will support production activities within a group concentrating on advanced microwave subsystems for applications including missile front ends, radar receivers, wideband tuners and synthesized sources. Duties include CCAs, and subsystem products, collecting and documenting test data and providing feedback to manufacturing engineers on production products.
10% differential for 2nd shift.
Work with production staff to perform and document testing of microwave hardware
Perform and document tuning and test results on multi-function thin film microwave integrated circuits (MICs)
Work closely with manufacturing engineers, as part of a product team, providing feedback on modules and subsystem products
Test analog circuits from schematics and/or diagram
Associates Degree in Electronics or trade school or technical education and 3+ years’ experience testing, aligning performing and documenting tuning and test results on multi-function microwave integrated circuits (MICs) OR
5+ years’ work experience aligning, performing and documenting tuning and test results on multi-function microwave integrated circuits (MICs) in lieu of an Associate Degree or trade school or technical education.
Must have theoretical knowledge of functional area and the ability to use the necessary equipment, including computer controlled test stations.
Familiarity with network/spectrum analyzers and microwave circuit test equipment.
Proficient written and verbal skills.
Computer skills are required for this position including: file manipulation, file organization, accessing and launching various programs, and basic Microsoft Excel.
US Citizenship required along with the ability to obtain and maintain Secret Clearance.