Product Design Validation - Engineering Technician

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Role Number:200286345
The Product Design Validation group is searching for an Engineering Technician who will be responsible for assisting in the fabrication and assembly/disassembly of prototype parts and assemblies. The ideal candidate will have experience working in an organized and highly functional shop/lab space, a knowledge of shop tools and prototype fabrication techniques, and experience working on electro-mechanical devices.

Key Qualifications

  • Ability to understand and create hand sketches, CAD models, and technical drawings Knowledge of tools and equipment found in a design lab (3D printers and post-
  • processing, laser cutter, mill, lathe, etc.)
  • Familiarity with proper shop safety and housekeeping practices
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Familiarity with digital productivity tools like spreadsheets and slide presentations Ability to work with cross functional teams
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem mitigation skills
  • Self motivated and driven to complete projects quickly and efficiently
  • Values quality of work and attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


*Execute detailed fabrication and assembly/disassembly procedures and accurately document and communicate issues or suggested areas for improvement • Modify mechanical prototypes to facilitate product testing and validation • Assemble mechanical and electrical test fixtures to facilitate product testing • Maintain and troubleshoot shop equipment • Maintain machine shop space, keeping it tidy and organized • Train users on safe operation of machine shop equipment • Support engineers working in the machine shop • Work closely with the engineering team to support product development work • Must be able to work independently and as part of a team

Education & Experience

2~5 years experience in an engineering technician role.

Additional Requirements

  • Additional Desired Experience and Skills:
  • Electrical system debugging. Interpretation of schematics. Soldering, wiring harness
  • fabrication, pdf rework.
  • * CAD Experience
  • • Experience with characterization tools (Instron, data acquisition systems, DIC)
  • • Experience with metrology equipment (CMM, OMM, laser scanners, etc.)