Escape Communications is an engineering design company located in the South Bay, a few short miles from Los Angeles County beaches. We provide cutting-edge wireless communications products and design services to the telecommunications and space communications industries. Escape is a small company, where employees get the opportunity to wear many hats and learn many disciplines. We are growing, and we are looking for exceptional, motivated employees to grow with us.
Escape Communications develops products and signal processing platforms for bandwidth efficient, high capacity wireless links. These products find application in cellular backhaul, Broadband Wireless Access backhaul, high capacity last mile, private networks and SATCOM. The products feature state-of-the-art signal processing technology hosted on multilayer printed circuit boards. PCB designs include large, high pin-count FPGAs and microprocessors, high frequency interconnects, mixed signal components, analog circuits, power converters, as well as RF components and structures.
Escape performs prototype development, along with low volume production test and assembly in our Torrance facility. We are seeking a talented and motivated individual to be responsible for prototype test, troubleshooting and rework activities, as well as assembly and test for low volume production.
Key responsibilities include:
Testing and troubleshooting of electronic circuit boards utilizing test equipment - oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, signal generators, DMMs, etc
Minor rework of electronic circuit boards, including soldering, wire wrapping, crimping and component population
Building and debugging prototype electronic circuits, including design and construction of simple test boxes and fixtures
Product software testing
Managing parts inventory
Maintain work-in-progress of electronic assemblies
The position requires experience with complex digital and analog systems in a lab environment. Key qualifications include:
Experience testing and troubleshooting of analog/digital circuits
Hands-on experience in assembly and rework of PWAs including fine pitch devices
Working knowledge of ESD procedures
Comfortable with MS Office suite, especially MS Excel
Minimum of an AS degree, BS preferred
Experience with schematic capture and/or PCB layout tools is a plus
Experience with Labview graphical programming environment and C/C++ is a plus
Preference will be given to applicants with prior relevant experience.
Escape Communications offers a relaxed work environment and a generous benefits package, including health benefits, flexible vacation time, and a 401K retirement plan for qualified employees.
It is ok to contact this poster with commercial interests.
Tags: Analog/Digital Electronics Technician (Torrance CA)