Career Opportunities with Epsilon Systems Inc

A great place to work.

Careers At Epsilon Systems Inc
Share with friends or Subscribe!

Current job opportunities are posted here as they become available.

Subscribe to our RSS feeds to receive instant updates as new positions become available.


Electronics Technician II

Department: Products
Location: Chesapeake, VA

Epsilon Systems Solutions, Inc. (www.epsilonsystems.com), providing full lifecycle support to the Defense Industry, is currently seeking a full-time Electronics Technician to join our team in Chesapeake, VA.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Under routine supervision, performs moderately complex electronic technical function. Maintain, repair, troubleshoot, modify and install various types of electronic equipment and related devices such as electronic transmitting and receiving equipment (e.g., radar, radio, television, telecommunication, sonar, and navigational aids); personal and main frame computers and terminals, industrial, medical, measuring, and controlling equipment; and industrial robotic devices.
  • Test, checkout, fabricate, modify and assemble electronics and Electro mechanical systems, experimental design circuitry, prototype models or specialized test equipment. Applications may include analog, digital and/or video type circuits and logic systems.
  • Work from limited documentation, schematics, diagrams, notes, prints and layouts.
  • Assist in prototype fabrication and assembly, layout and construction of temporary breadboard circuitry for special evaluations or design tests.
  • Utilize normal and specialized developmental tests or diagnostic equipment including oscilloscope, VOM, DVM, signal generators and similar test apparatus.
  • Read blueprints, wiring diagrams, schematic drawings, and engineering instructions for assembling electronics units, applying knowledge of electronic theory and components.
  • Test electronics units, using standard test equipment, and analyze results to evaluate performance and determine need for adjustment.
  • Perform preventative maintenance and calibration of equipment and systems.
  • Assemble, test, and maintain circuitry or electronic components according to engineering instructions, technical manuals, and knowledge of electronics, using hand and power tools.
  • Adjust and replace defective or improperly functioning circuitry and electronics components, using hand tools and soldering iron.
  • Write reports and record data on testing techniques, laboratory equipment, and specifications to assist engineers.
  • Identify and resolve equipment malfunctions, working with manufacturers and field representatives as necessary to procure replacement parts.
  • Maintain system logs and manuals to document testing and operation of equipment.
  • Provide user applications and engineering support and recommendations for new and existing equipment with regard to installation, upgrades and enhancement.
  • Provide customer support and education, working with users to identify needs, determine sources of problems and to provide information on product use.
  • Work under routine supervision. Follow standard work methods on recurring assignments but receives explicit instructions on unfamiliar assignments from supervisor or higher level technician; rely on supervisor for guidance on moderately complex matters.  Work is reviewed for compliance with accepted practices.

Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent                                                                                              
  • 3+ years of work related experience.
  • Familiar with standard concepts and practices. Applies general and some advanced technical knowledge to solve routine and moderately complex problems.  Understands the general aspects of the job with a broad understanding of the detailed aspects of the job.   
  • Applies principles and theories of electronics, electrical circuitry, engineering mathematics, electronic and electrical testing, and physics.
  • Applies technical knowledge to solve moderately complex problems by interpreting manufacturers' manuals or similar documents.
  • Work requires familiarity with the interrelationships of circuits and judgment in planning work sequence and in selecting tools and testing instruments.
  • Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.
  • Knowledge of electronic principles involved in the generation and measurement, of such elements as voltage, current, impedance, capacitance, frequency, and inductance.
  • Must have a knowledge and understanding of schematic symbols and color codes to identify the value, tolerance, and location of components.
  • Skilled at using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Effective problem solving skills to determine causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
  • Effective oral and written communication.
  • Sound interpersonal skills needed to interface, coordinate with company personnel, customers, and outside contacts, if appropriate.
  • Ability to read, interpret, and follow detailed written instructions or a variety of technical information contained in schematics or drawings, and manufacturer’s specifications, and clearly defined fault isolation aids, and calibration procedures and conduct activities in a safe manner.
  • Ability to install modifications to circuits and assemblies in accordance with detailed instructions, and the ability to securely mount components, and arrange wiring to prevent electrical interference or other malfunctions under extreme operating conditions.
  • Must know how to troubleshoot electronics equipment, do systems planned maintenance. Able to troubleshoot the equipment to localize defects, and be skilled in soldering.
  • Ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • Make decisions using sound judgment while complying with policies, procedure appropriate principles and applicable state and federal laws and regulations.

 

ADA Notations:

  • Require walking, reaching, sitting and concentration in the presence of occasional noise.
  • Able to move in narrow and restricted passageways, up/down steep and narrow ladders or stairways, and up and down antenna masts/yardarms (onboard ships).
  • Able to lift, carry and move objects up to 50 lbs in weight.
  • Must have manual and finger dexterity; able to grasp, manipulate, assemble small objects.
  • Able to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.
  • Able to perceive and distinguish normal range of colors.
  • Work Environment (indicate % of time if applicable):
  • Office, warehouse, laboratory, pier side, shipboard

 

Epsilon Systems Solutions, Inc. and its subsidiaries are proud to be Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans.

Applicant Tracking System Powered by ClearCompany HRM Applicant Tracking System