Engineering Technician in Calabasas, CA at Yamaha Guitar Group

Date Posted: 7/22/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Support new product development with an emphasis on hardware development. This includes the following:

  • Design verification of new products in development
  • Analog and digital circuit troubleshooting
  • Measurement and evaluation of audio performance (signal-to-noise, distortion, etc.)
  • Circuit bread boarding and prototyping
  • Creating technical documentation (test procedures, assembly instructions)
  • Sustaining and manufacturing engineering support

Job Requirements

  • 2 year degree in Engineering Technology or equivalent
  • 5 years experience as a technician with an emphasis in repair and troubleshooting of analog/digital equipment
  • Sufficient working knowledge of analog and digital circuitry for component-level troubleshooting, with focus on audio products
  • Ability to work in an engineering lab environment and competent with standard lab equipment (i.e. oscilloscope, voltmeter, bench power supply, current probe)
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office software for recording test results and creating technical documents such as test procedures and rework instruction.
  • Experienced with building prototype electronic projects
  • Experience with audio-specific test equipment, such as Audio Precision, is highly desirable
  • Experience with regulatory compliance testing is highly desirable
  • Experience with schematic entry and PCB design software is desirable
  • Musical background a plus
  • Detail-oriented team player with excellent documentation and communication skills
  • Ability to work on assigned tasks independently is highly desirable