Linux Engineer/Admin


San Diego, California

19 days ago

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Job Description

Title: Linux Engineer/Admin 
Duration: 23 Months
Location: San Diego, CA
  • Proficient in different operating systems including Windows and Linux (Centos/RHEL), including Linux CLI
  • Familiarity with some RF equipment like Spectrum analyzer, Network analyzer
  • Proficient in Debugging methodology and problem solving?
  • Familiarity with common coaxial and network cabling types, along with appropriate application ??
  • Excellent Communication Skills, written and verbal
  • TCP/IP including DNS and DHCP???
  • Linux CLI
Required Education:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
Required Years of Experience:
  • 3+ years of experience with design, development, R&D, or similar experience in Electronics or related area.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Performs organizational or low-level design, development, process and/or product test support tasks. Executes modifications and revisions of electronic parts, software, system, components or circuitry with some supervision.
  • Provides layout and design support for engineers and recommendations for midsized projects with some guidance.
  • Produces or executes against spreadsheets, schematics, parts lists, and/or MCNs and all necessary documentation to complete a design with some supervision.
  • Helps develop automated and execute manual and automated test plans, test cases, and test procedures. Reproduces and debugs moderately complex issues and generates test reports.
  • Installs, upgrades, configures, and helps select equipment and/or components based on specifications, tolerances and reliability. Monitors equipment performance and analyzes moderately complex failures or malfunctions.
  • Conducts analyses to identify, troubleshoot, and/or diagnose straightforward issues, escalating to leaders as needed.
  • Diagnoses and troubleshoots simple technical issues with minimal guidance.
  • Gathers and integrates data and information from stakeholders to understand simple specifications and develop basic solutions.
  • Manages and executes individual project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables.
  • Adapts to significant changes and setbacks in order to manage pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Collaborates with individuals inside own team and with other teams to complete project work.
  • Perform daily activities as defined by management to support engineering.
  • Performing system repairs, software and hardware upgrades
  • Installation of coax, Ethernet, and fiber optics cabling
  • Building racks and installing equipment following rack elevation and wiring diagrams
  • Able to work in priority order as defined by management and/or project leads.
  • Assist with lab moves as well as cleaning and organization efforts.
  • Lab inventory tracking and updating
  • Swapping and installing different lab and testing equipment
  • Reviewing logs and providing feedback
  • Provide daily status report and updates on tasking
  • Organize the lab equipment keep the lab tight and clean.
  • Using problem solving skills to solve issues that might arise in the lab
  • Support if needed running testing
  • Install tools and software on PCs
  • Maintain lab PCs and debug any tools issues that arise from automation.
  • Monitor test results and report issues as they arise
Candidates with the following competencies will excel at this position:
  • Proficient in different operating systems including Windows and Linux (Centos/RHEL), including Linux CLI
  • Understanding of basic electronics and RF signals.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Products such as Excel, PowerPoint, Word
  • Proficient in Debugging methodology and problem solving
  • Proficient in Mutli-Tasking and handing multiple tasks in parallel
  • Excellent attention to detail, good memory retention to details, and organizational skills.
  • Proficient in communication skills exchanging information with others in an easily understandable way
  • Flexible in handling dynamic environments and switching tasks and very adaptable
  • Quick learner and ability to consume new knowledge within reasonable time
  • Strongly motivated to learn and grow skill set taking initiatives to work independently
  • Friendly and ability to work with others with strong team work
  • Familiarity with some RF equipment like Spectrum analyzer, Network analyzer
  • Familiarity with common coaxial and network cabling types, along with appropriate application
  • Strong customer service skills and time management.
  • Ability to collaborate and remain calm and professional in a fast-paced environment.
  • A willingness to learn and be flexible with daily job assignments
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