Engineering Technician 4 at Cubic Corporation in Huntsville, Alabama

Posted in Other 23 days ago.





Job Description:

Business Unit:

Cubic Mission Solutions

Company Details:

Cubic Mission Solutions helps customers accomplish their desired goals through networked Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) capabilities for defense, intelligence, security and commercial customers worldwide. As a leading C4ISR innovator, Cubic Mission Solutions provides integrated mission capabilities to solve our customers' most challenging problems in secure communications, secure networking and C2ISR. Our solutions provide decisive advantage in the most demanding multi-domain environments with significant reduction in Size, Weight and Power (SWaP) and lifecycle costs.



You will collaborate with a diverse group of talented professionals who are as passionate about their work as you are, and are committed to delivering only the highest quality solutions. We are an agile team and this means you're empowered to deliver the best results, have the opportunity to influence all aspects of the business, and know that each contribution you make is significant. Don't take a backseat. Join Cubic and be instrumental in driving the future of C4ISR.

Job Details:

Job Summary: Performs complex testing and evaluation of digital, analog and radio frequency electronic assemblies following written test procedures. Documents failures, anomalies and trends IAW EMS/Quality system. May serve as department lead. This position typically works under general supervision and direction.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs complex functional, operational and environmental tests to evaluate performance of military electronic components, assemblies, chassis and systems in accordance with engineering and customer requirements.

  • Reads and interprets work orders, test procedures, electronic schematics, parts lists, assembly drawings and specifications

  • Sets up manual and computer automated test equipment with test units in accordance with test procedure setup diagrams


  • Operates and maintains a wide range of test equipment including digital multimeters, oscilloscopes, frequency counters, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, logic analyzers, automated test equipment, environmental chambers, etc.

  • Performs, analyzes and records test measurements and results to verify compliance with detailed test requirements and specifications.

  • Identifies, troubleshoots and diagnoses test failures, and documenting investigation actions and appropriate rework instructions for assembly personnel.

  • Coordinates test failure reporting and corrective actions with Quality Assurance, Engineering and/or immediate supervision.

  • Interfaces with engineering personnel to resolve design and test procedure change issues.

  • Assists Engineering in design, assembly, test and development of prototype electronic assemblies.

  • Prepares and revises test procedures or specifications.

  • Reports status of ongoing test activities to immediate supervisor.

  • Calibrates or repairs failed test equipment.

  • Assembles and disassembles test systems or deliverable equipment using basic hand tools.

  • May assist, train or lead other co-workers in group test activities.

Minimum Job Requirements:


  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

  • Two-year college degree, or military technical training or equivalent, plus a minimum of six years experience in electronics production testing.

  • Knowledge and ability to read basic electrical schematic diagrams

  • Experience with soldering

  • Experience using a variety of electronic test equipment

  • Must have good communication skills.

  • Ability to follow written and verbal directions, prioritize work, complete multiple tasks, work under deadlines, concentrate and apply technical skills.

  • Ability to handle and coordinate a high volume product line.

  • Ability to use hand tools and test equipment.

  • May require ability to lift up to 50 pounds.

  • Must be available for domestic and international travel in performance of duties.

  • Must be able to obtain a security clearance.

  • May be required to work weekends and holidays to support customer needs.

  • Ability to obtain a permit for, and operate a forklift.


The description provided above is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties, responsibilities and requirements. Duties, responsibilities and requirements may change over time and according to business need.

Worker Type:

Employee