Service Engineer

Job Description
About the Job
Repair, maintenance and calibration of NSI products; troubleshooting of customer problems; maintain service records/logs; compose service reports; back-up support of factory assembly and test, and site installation.
The ideal candidate will have strong electromechanical skills and either educational or work experience in radar, robotics, or complex high precision mechanical systems. The candidate would have dealt with assembly or service of the mechanical components of the system, their electrical control interface, and the sensors they control.
As much of the work will take place at customer facilities, the candidate must be able to think and work independently with little direction and be able to improvise with a limited set of available resources.

Nearfield Systems Inc. (NSI) is the world leader in design and production of high precision robotic systems used to measure antennas for satellite, communications, and military applications. Our customers include Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin, NASA, Raytheon, Toshiba, and others. Our company is looking for motivated individuals with an ability to grow in a fast paced, high tech environment.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities :
Troubleshoot and repair high precision mechanical systems
Align and calibrate NSI products using various optical tooling
Troubleshoot and install electrical components
Provide telephone and site support to customers
Author comprehensive written service reports
Recommend product operation improvements
Develop and improve test procedures and techniques
Domestic & international field support of NSI products (planned & unplanned). Approx. 60%

Knowledge Skills & Qualifications :
BS in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, or Electromechanical Engineering required

Required :
Experience with alignment using precision mechanical tools (dial indicator, etc.)
Ability to read schematic diagrams and engineering drawing
Ability to troubleshoot computer hardware and software (Windows-based)
Strong computer skills
US Citizenship

Highly Desired :
Experience with RF systems (RX, sources, amplifiers, mixers)
Experience with laser alignment tools (laser tracker, spinning laser, laser DME)
Experience with laser or optical measuring equipment
Experience with VNA (Agilent, R&S, etc.)
Experience with antenna or antenna measurements
Programming skills (C, C++, VBASIC, java, or similar)

Company

Nearfield Systems, Inc

Job Code

State or Province

California

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