Job Number:ST-178
Job Title:Engineering Technician
Location:Benefield Anechoic Facility, Edwards AFB, CA


Primary role will be supporting the RF Engineering Element.

The candidate will be responsible for the configuration and operation of Radio Frequency (RF) test equipment within the anechoic chamber for EW test purposes, as well as aid in the construction of experimental configurations within a laboratory setting used to troubleshoot and advance existing capabilities.

Position consists of use and operation of devices such as antennas, signal generators, cables, spectrum analyzers, oscilloscopes, precision network analyzers, power meters, low noise amplifiers, etc.

Essential Functions/Duties:

A strong candidate will possess a working knowledge of electronic fundamentals with a technical support background, preferably in the EMI/EMC or other RF testing field utilizing Spectrum Analyzers, Network analyzers, Oscilloscopes, Signal generators, and other test measurement equipment.

Must be able to demonstrate a capacity to logically solve technical challenges of varying complexity and effectively communicate suggestions and solutions in written and verbal form.

Experience with database manipulation, spreadsheet utilization, word processing and other basic to advanced computer operator functions is required.

Must be driven and able to improve one’s knowledge and skillset to adjust to fluctuations in the technical environment.

Education and Experience Requirements:

Minimum High school graduate and additional higher level training or coursework obtained from an accredited institution in a S.T.E.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) specialty, or prior Military service with experience in a like or similar field that equates to at least 2 years demonstrated experience and prepares an individual to handle and adapt to the complexity of RF testing challenges.

Desired Qualifications:

Experience working in EW, Electromagnetic Interference/Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMI/EMC) or other RF testing environment in a technical support role is considered a plus.

Hands on experience using Spectrum Analyzers, Signal Generators, Oscilloscopes, Network Analyzers, and other RF / EMI/EMC test equipment is desired.

COMPTIA Security+ Certification or equivalent

Must be a U.S. citizen and hold or be able to obtain a security clearance.
Must pass a background check and drug test.

Please e-mail your resume to apply for this position. Please reference the job number on the subject line of your email with attachments as either a Word Doc or PDF file only, all others files will not be opened.

No Phone Calls Please

Spiral is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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