Hardware Lab Technician/Manager


Oakland, California

2 months ago

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Job Description

Job Description
Job Title: Hardware Lab Technician/Manager

Duration: 4+ Months
Location: Oakland, CA
Job Description:
  • Operate and maintain 3D printer and laser cutter to build small scale prototypes
  • Post-processing parts from 3D printer and laser cutter
  • Develop and modify digital models of components and fixtures using Computer Aided Design as required
  • Manage prototyping materials, 3D printer and supplies in the lab
  • Perform soldering and rework on PCBs
  • Operate test equipment (OMM, Instron, drop, thermal, T&H chamber)
  • Support general lab organization and upkeep, including monthly and annual equipment calibration, maintenance, repair, and inventory
  • Execute and manage work through checklists and SOPs
  • Adhere to best practices to build out and define new lab procedures as needed
  • Ability to safely handle hazardous chemicals in a lab setting, adhere to strict safety protocols, and usage of protective equipment
  • Update and execute JIRA requests, including clear and timely communication with the team
Must have:
  • 3+ years experience as a lab manager or technician in a consumer electronics field
  • Expertise in the hardware lab with test, measurement, and prototyping with 3D printing, machining, and specialized test equipment.
  • CAD software (Solidworks preferred)
  • Detail oriented with excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and execute test plans with minimal supervision and imperfect procedures in a highly demanding environment
  • Initiative to recognize areas of improvement and take action
Even better:
  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree in a technical field
  • Ability to read schematics, PCB layout, and mechanical drawings
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair circuit boards
  • DC power analyzer, Oscilloscope, Multimeter
  • Jira, G.Suite
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About Us: Established in 2004, SPECTRAFORCE® is one of the largest and fastest-growing diversity-owned staffing firms in the US. The growth of our company is a direct result of our global client service delivery model that is powered by our state-of-the-art A.I. proprietary talent acquisition platform, robust ISO 9001:2015/ISO 27001 certified processes, and strong and passionate client engaged teams. We have built our business by providing talent and project-based solutions, including Contingent, Permanent, and Statement of Work (SOW) services to over 140 clients in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, and India. Key industries that we service include Technology, Financial Services, Life Sciences, Healthcare, Telecom, Retail, Utilities and Transportation. SPECTRAFORCE is built on a concept of “human connection,” defined by our branding attitude of NEWJOBPHORIA®, which is the excitement of bringing joy and freedom to the work lifestyle so our people and clients can reach their highest potential. Learn more at: http://www.spectraforce.com
Benefits: SPECTRAFORCE offers ACA compliant health benefits as well as dental, vision, accident, critical illness, voluntary life, and hospital indemnity insurances to eligible employees. Additional benefits offered to eligible employees include commuter benefits, 401K plan with matching, and a referral bonus program. SPECTRAFORCE provides unpaid leave as well as paid sick leave when required by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer: SPECTRAFORCE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Please contact Human Resources at LOA@spectraforce.com if you require reasonable accommodation. 
At SPECTRAFORCE , we are committed to maintaining a workplace that ensures fair compensation and wage transparency in adherence with all applicable state and local laws. This position’s starting pay is: $45.00/hr.