We are seeking an innovative and creative engineer for a Hardware Test Engineer position. The individual should be ready for the challenges, responsibilities, and rewards that come with working in a high-energy, fast-paced environment. iDirect Government (iDG) is dedicated to providing next generation solutions for broadband IP networking via satellite networks. As the leading innovators in this new space, our diverse and talented team of Internet, satellite and telecommunications professionals continues to break new ground and create significant opportunities for network operators, for service providers and resellers, and for corporate networking professionals. The candidate will work in an RD environment developing test plans, setting up tests and execute hardware testing on prototype radio hardware. The candidate will be testing a large variety of hardware, firmware and software features using state-of-the-art instrumentation. KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Work closely with digital hardware engineers to develop test plans for iDirectiDG equipment. Perform design verification tests (DVT) on digital and RF prototype and production hardware. Testing will be performed on power and digital circuits with a focus on power converter, high speed interfaces, FPGA, Ethernet, clocking and memory circuits. RF circuits may also be tested in accordance with skill level and desire Modify and execute test software using Python and bash shell scripts used to run instruments and radio hardware Work as a member of the iDG hardware designtest team. Execute tests, record and present data. Attend and participate in design meetings in order to address test issues early in the product development process. Other duties as assigned. JOB REQUIREMENTS This is primarily a hardware test position requiring strong troubleshooting skills and requires course work or related work experience in most of the following areas. Experience with hardware test andor design. Hardware should include digital and power electronics. RF test experience is a plus. Experience with a broad mix of hardware test equipment include multimeters, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, power supply testers, temperature chambers. Experience with spectrum and network analyzers a plus. Experience repairing and troubleshooting failed hardware Experience soldering relatively fine pitch devices on circuit boards Experience defining, documenting, and executing hardware test cases is required Experience with design tasks like schematic capture and board design a plus Ability to program in Python and familiarity with bash shell scripting is a plus Experience with GNULinux development and basic administration is a plus Knowledge of network protocols and standards (e.g. DNS, TCP, HTTP, FTP, SSH) is desired ship required Professional Qualities Must be able to work in a fast paced development environment. Must be able to analyze and solve technical problems. Must have strong interpersonal skills and be self-motivated. Must be able to complete tasks in a timely manner. Must be able to communicate effectively on a technical level. Must be able to work under pressure in high visibility situations. Must be effective as a single contributor or as a leader as the situation warrants. Education Bachelors in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics or closely related field from an accredited UniversityCollege Travel 0 iDirect Government is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or protected veteran status.
Posting ID: 596172463Posted: 2021-01-13