- Communication Skills
- Visual Studio
Summary: AirBorn Inc, a 100% employee-owned manufacturer for military aerospace and other high-reliability equipment industries. Since 1958, AirBorn believes employees are the company's most important asset. We as employee owners, are responsible for the creative ingenuity that contributes to the company's success. Part of the excitement of working at AirBorn is knowing that each one of us plays a role in shaping the future achievements of the company.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Reviews project instructions and blueprints to ascertain test specifications, procedures, objectives, test equipment, nature of technical problem, and possible solutions such as part redesign, substitution of material or parts, or rearrangement of parts or subassemblies.
Drafts detail drawings or sketches to request parts fabrication by machine, PCB, sheet metal or shops for test fixtures.
Devises, fabricates, assembles and tests new or modified mechanical components or assemblies for products or to obtain data for development, standardization, and quality control.
Analyzes indicated and calculated test results in relation to design or rated specifications and test objectives, and modifies or adjusts product/equipment to meet specifications.
Records test procedures and results, numerical and graphical data, and recommendations for changes in product or test method.
Develops models with electromagnetic field solvers: Primarily Ansoft HFSS, CST Microwave studio. Secondarily, Ansoft Q3D and SIwave. Simulates model with Agilent ADS or SPICE. Ensures the accuracy of models used for simulation.
Ability to use design tools such as Ansys HFSS, Altium Designer, PLTS, Visual Studio, MPLAB, Atmel Studio, and AutoCAD
Understand and perform passive and active optical assemblies and theory (laser drivers, trans-impedance amplifiers, VCSEL/PIN diodes)
Perform and develop VNA/TDR measurement techniques to validate models and simulations.
Collaborate with package, PCB, and silicon designers to complete measurement-simulation correlation projects.
Feedback learning from measurement-simulation correlation investigations to improve best practices for modeling and simulation.
Understand and apply transmission-line and electromagnetic-field theory; VNA/TDR measurements; statistical simulators for serial data (SerDes) links; dual-Dirac and other jitter models and insertion loss, return loss, cross talk, BER, jitter, and statistical eye diagrams.
Completion of a Bachelors degree in engineering or physics from a four year college or university, technical or vocational school,
Three to twelve years related experience or training, and / or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Knowledge in power, microwave, numerical field solver, and electromagnetic transmission theories.
Experience programming with MATLAB and Spice, and hands on experience of Time Domain Reflectometers (TDR), VNA and skew/jitter measurements.
Experience with PCIE, Fiber Channel, InfiniBand, Ethernet, Mil/ Aero Specifications.
Strong verbal and written communication skills that demonstrate the ability to express complex technical concepts clearly and concisely.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or government regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals.
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and groups of employees.
Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as frequency distribution, determination of test reliability and validity, analysis of variance, correlation techniques, sampling theory, and factor analysis.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
[Equal Opportunity Employer - Disability/Vet]
ITAR COMPLIANCE This position requires access to or use of information which is subject to the federal International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants for this position must be U.S. Persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines "U.S. Person" as U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., person admitted as a refugee to the U.S., person granted asylum in the U.S., or person granted the status of alien lawfully admitted for temporary residence to the U.S. under 8 U.S.C. §1160(a) (for special agricultural workers) or 8 U.S.C. §1255(a)(1) (an amnesty program).