RF Test Technician

Capital International Staffing Ltd
08 Mar 2018
17 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A leading global Space & Satellite client based in Portsmouth are currently looking to hire a RF Test Technician to work on several new exciting Satellite projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • The AIT RF Test Technician is responsible for performing unit electrical integration, and RF performance testing on satellite payloads and instruments, using Automated Test Equipment (ATE) and manual test equipment.
  • This individual is responsible for performing electrical test activities throughout all test phases of the project life-cycle.
  • Perform electrical integration on payloads using both automated test equipment and manual measurements, using COTS equipment such as oscilloscopes and multi-meters.
  • Perform manual RF measurements of payload equipment and sub systems using equipment such as Power Meters, Spectrum Analysers, Network analysers and signal Generators.
  • Run automated test sequences using a Payload Test System (PTS) in accordance with issued test procedures.
  • Check performance of payload equipment against parameters detailed in test procedures and review results for non-conformances.
  • Perform connection of test hardware (DC, Coaxial & Waveguide) to flight interfaces following company processes.
  • Complete build records to comply with company quality standards.

Required Skills

Essential: Automated test experience/RF measurement techniques in high reliability manufacturing / test area related to communication equipment.

Previous Experience

Essential: Electrical and RF communication engineering and measurement techniques, working to test procedures.

Practical / hands on relevant COTS Electrical and RF measurement instruments (oscilloscopes, multi-meters, Power Meters, Spectrum Analysers, Network analysers, PNA / PNA-X and signal Generators).

Desirable: Knowledge of current software applied to measurement systems is desirable, knowledge of automatic test systems and result processing

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/960292992

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