|Job Title:||Engineering Technician|
|Location:||Benefield Anechoic Facility, Edwards AFB, CA|
This position is a part of the JTECH II contract, a 15 year service contract that was awarded in July of 2018, and supports the RF
Hardware Systems Element at the Benefield Anechoic Facility (BAF) at Edwards Air Force Base (AFB).
Spiral Technology is looking for a proactive, professional technician to join a diverse team of experienced engineers and
technicians dedicated to the pursuit of Electronic Warfare (EW) superiority in support of protecting the Warfighter.
Primary role will be supporting the RF Hardware Systems Element. The candidate will be responsible for the configuration and operation
of Radio Frequency (RF) test equipment and the Combat Electromagnetic Environment Simulator (CEESIM) within the anechoic chamber for
EW test purposes. Consists of use and operation of devices such as antennas, signal generators, cables, spectrum analyzers,
oscilloscopes, precision network analyzers, power meters, low noise amplifiers, and other unique pieces of equipment commonly
encountered in this dynamic operating environment. Candidate may be required to collect test data, modify and input results into
Excel spreadsheets, posess the ability to clearly and concisely present findings to higher level technicians and engineers. May be
required to construct or modify circuits using components such as resistors, diodes, and capacitors, requiring the ability to solder
to printed circuit boards and read simple schematics. Candidate should have the ability to work under minimal supervison and complete
tasks in a timely manner. May require frequent lifting, carrying, or pushing of hardware and related equipment sometimes in excess of
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
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
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.
Must be able to maintain a clean, orderly work environment, including desk and other common workspaces.
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
Candidate should have the ability to create and modify training and tracking documentation using Microsoft Office application as needed.
Must be a U.S. citizen or Naturalized citizen of the United States 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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