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Power Converter Test Technician - Clearance
Ref No.: 17-03155
Location: Tucson, Arizona
Power Converter Test Technician
Tucson, AZ
6 Month Contract

Job Description
  • Contractor will be required to test power converters and related circuitry in an electronics lab, evaluating the results to determine pass/fail status, and making minor design modifications to the circuits involved in order to get the design to pass test.
  • Analysis and/or simulation of these circuits may also be required, as will periodic presentations of test data to technical authorities.
  • Required to obtain and maintain Department of Defense issued Secret Security clearance
  • Minimum of 4 years' experience in electronics testing and analysis with emphasis in power conversion circuitry.
  • Strong lab skills, with respect to testing power converters.
  • This includes the ability to safely and reliably take data such as voltage regulation, Bode plots, and transient responses.
  • Familiarity with all (and lab experience with most) of the following switch mode converter topologies: buck, boost, buck-boost, flyback, half bridge, full bridge.
  • Experience in analyzing the above-listed converters, including spec compliance evaluations and analysis of proposed design changes
  • Ability to organize and present quality data for technical review
  • Demonstrated understanding of electromagnetic interference and working knowledge of military specifications
  • Self-starter and ability to manage personal workload to meet assigned deadlines
  • Strong team player with good interpersonal skills as well as strong written/verbal communication skills
  • Customer-oriented and driven to meet or exceed expectations
  • Minimum of 4 years applicable experience with a BS in Engineering
  • Defense issued Secret Security clearance desired
  • Experience with Military Standard specifications desired
  • Experience with magnetics design and construction desired