Purpose: This position is for an entry-level position in the Test sub-family typically requiring little to no prior experience.
Responsibility Statement: Able to calibrate all equipment Follows ATP Maintain prototype and pre-production test fixtures Other duties as assigned Performs routine analyze and document results Runs simple to moderate testing Runs tests constructed by others Use a variety of test equipment, including spectrum analyzers, network analyzers, noise figure analyzers, oscilloscopes and logic analyzers to ensure the highest quality of integrated and tested products
Additional Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: Ability to work with general instruction on daily activities. Basic knowledge of tuning logic and methods, Basic reading/writing English, and strong arithmetic skills required. Understanding of basic electronic theory, schematic reading & OHMs law
Education: Associate's Degree or technical school and equivalent experience, H.S. Diploma
Work Experience: Experience in testing electrical components
Physical Demands/Working Conditions: Typical duties will be performed in an environmentally controlled lab, some heavy lifting may be required when setting up test stands. Extended sitting and working under a microscope for prolonged periods is required. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Travel Requirements: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
About Mercury Systems
Mercury Systems has built a next generation business model that we believe puts us in a unique position within the defense industrial base and in particular within defense electronics. Today within the DoD and the industrial base that supports it, challenges have taken center stage around the need for procurement reform, the more rapid and timely adoption of open systems based architectures, and the need to be nimble and responsive in the face of continued uncertainty at home and instability abroad. Mercury Systems has adopted a next generation business model that we believe addresses these pressing issues, while at the same time leveraging our 30-year commitment to innovation.
We deliver innovative solutions, rapid time-to-value and world-class service and support to our prime contractor customers. Mercury Systems has worked on over 300 programs, including Aegis, Patriot, SEWIP, Gorgon Stare and Predator/Reaper.
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