Engineering Technician Lead
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Posted:
February 25, 2018
Reference:
003Q2O
Engineering Technician Lead - Req. 003Q2O
Livermore, CA
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Position Summary:
Schneider Electric is currently seeking an Engineering Technician Lead based in our Livermore, CA site to work as a technical lead in our Engineering Lab. You will be responsible for the testing and verification of high power converters for PV applications.
In addition to the testing of PV products, the Engineering Technician Lead works on improving and troubleshooting existing test equipment. He/She will work closely with Engineering Technicians, Test Engineers, Electrical Engineers, and Project Managers to support product testing.
Responsibilities:
· Oversee the testing of PV products.
· Perform complex troubleshooting and repair of machine failures.
· Provide technical guidance and training to Engineering Technicians.
· Lead investigation into machine unplanned downtime and determine route cause.
· Interface with the engineering team on performing design verification tests.
· Assist in the development of the test process for the PV products.
· Conducts experimental tests, analyzes test data, and writes test reports.
· Record operating performance data to support product compliance with customer or internal specifications and applicable third party standards.
· Support engineers in testing of products and verification of second source components.
· May represent company as a customer contact regarding significant technical matters as required.
· Proactively keep all work spaces organized and clean.
· Perform other job duties as assigned by manager.

Qualifications:
• Requires experience in a lead position. Preferably in an electronic/electrical test environment.
• Requires strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Requires the ability to read wiring schematics.
• Requires working knowledge of test equipment: DVMs, Hipot, Scopes, and power analyzers.
• Requires strong working knowledge of computers with Microsoft Windows applications, especially Word and Excel.
• Beneficial to have a two-year degree in Electronic/Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
• Beneficial to have experience using MS Visio.
• Beneficial to have experience in testing in Engineering design environment.
• Beneficial to have experience with high voltage.
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