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Engineering Technician – 2nd Shift
Ref No.: 18-01521
Location: Scottsdale, Arizona
CPI is looking to hire a 2nd Shift Engineering Technician for our client's Scottsdale, AZ facility. Due to the nature of work performed within our client's facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
 
***CPI CANNOT SUBCONTRACT THESE POSITIONS, SO PLEASE DO NOT REPLY IF YOU ARE A THIRD PARTY CONTRACTING COMPANY.***
 
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Department of Defense SECRET Security Clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
 
Qualifications:
Associate's degree in related discipline or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.
 
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
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.
 
Basic Qualifications:
Prefer recent experience working with high-reliability spaceflight electronic hardware, including experience in both digital and RF/microwave circuit testing. Candidate qualifications include:
  • Competent computer skills and knowledge of UNIX, Windows and MS Office are required.
  • 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. 

Required Key Skills:
Strong background in electrical test techniques is required. Knowledgeable use of test equipment such as network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, logic analyzers, oscilloscopes, and signal generators is required. Candidate must be able to read and follow detailed work instructions and/or test procedures. Second and/or third shift coverage will be required for most assignments.
 
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Has a solid understanding of the job skills and learns company policies and procedures to complete routine tasks
  • Works on assignments that are moderately difficult, requiring judgment in resolving issues or in making recommendations
  • 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