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Job Title: Test Technician
(RF& Microwave / Electronics)



Job Description:

Primary job function includes testing, tuning, generating measurement data and troubleshooting of RF/Electronic circuits and components. Secondary job functions include assembly of RF components, fabrication and packaging of finished products for shipping.

Skills / Requirements:

> Good eye-hand coordination a must.
> Attention to details and good craftsmanship a must.
> Good communication skills, Self-initiative with problem solving attitude a must.
> Capable of working independently and responsibly.
> Ability to multitask, performing different jobs, duties and tasks on a daily basis. Able to adapt to ever-changing priorities.
> Willingness to learn, advance, and become a team player.
> Having a production oriented mind and attitude. Capable of handling repetitive work, while adhering to exacting specifications and tolerances.
> Ability to work on miniature microelectronic circuitry under stereo microscope.
> Ability to work with small and miniature tools such as miniature soldering iron, tweezers, exacto knife, and similar.
> Experience with general Electronic Test Equipment such as Power Supplies, Oscilloscopes, DMM's, Pulse Generators, and similar is required.
> Experienced level applicants should know how to work with RF/Microwave Network Analyzers, Spectrum Analyzers, RF Signal Generators, Power Meters, and similar diagnostic equipment.
> Experienced level applicants should know the basic RF/Microwave components and their functions, and be familiar with RF/Microwave terms, parameters, and measurement techniques.


> Candidates applying for an "Entry Level" position must have at least a 2-3 years hands-on experience with testing, troubleshooting and alignment down to the component level in a related Electronic field.
> Candidates applying as "Experienced" must have an average of 3-5 years hands-on experience in testing, tuning, and trouble shooting of RF/Microwave components and subsystems.  Good working knowledge with RF/Microwave Test Equipment and measurement skills is required.

Academic Education:

At a Minimum, A High School diploma along with a certification from a recognized and relevant Electronic training school is required. Candidates with an Associate�s Degree in Electronics are preferred.

Employee Benefits:

Medical insurance (Company pays 50%); paid major holidays plus vacation and sick/personal days.

Hours Per Week: 

    Full Time (40 Hours); Monday - Friday (8:30 AM to 5:00 PM); Flexible lunch hours; Morning/Afternoon break times (Company Paid).

Pay Rate:

    Yearly base earning of $35K ~ $55K depending on level of experience, skill, and education. Plus over time work opportunities for well trained individuals.
> US Citizenship ---OR--- Permanent Residency  required
> UMCC uses e-Verify & Conducts background checks of all perspective employees.
> All qualified candidates are encouraged to send resume with cover letter, explaining relevant experience including salary history. 
Contact information:
Universal Microwave Components Corporation (UMCC)
5702-D General Washington Drive
Alexandria, Virginia  22312
Fax: 703-642-2568
E-mail: umcc@umcc111.com
No Phone Calls Please