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Lead Engineering Technician

PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Lead Engineering Technician in Phoenix, AZ.


  • Performing component-level analyses of EEE (Electronic, Electric and Electromechanical) specimens, primarily Destructive Physical Analysis (DPA). Specific operations may include – but are not limited to – electrical measurements (resistance, capacitance, etc.); performing dimensional measurements; Integrated Circuit (IC) de-processing; screening for prohibited materials; operation of multi-meters, X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) spectrometers, hermeticity testers, and performing wet lab activities (i.e., component de-capsulation, object mounting & cross sectioning).

    Inspection and testing related to electrical components, verify physical and chemical properties of production and engineering materials; may require handling chemicals and operating potentially hazardous mechanical processes/equipment (i.e., band saw).

    Interpreting and following military, industry and internal standards & specifications (MIL-STD-1580, MIL-STD-883, MIL-STD-750, MIL-STD-202).


• Associates degree in Electronics Engineering Technology or related technical degree; in lieu of degree will consider a high school diploma or GED and a minimum 2 years of hands-on experience working in a failure analysis lab.

• US citizenship is required, no dual citizenship, due to contractual requirement

• Familiarity with chemical handling, storage and safety precautions. Awareness of safe laboratory practices, including proper procedures for handling, storage and disposal of strong acids, bases, volatile solvents, toxic chemicals; and an understanding of their hazards.

• Ability to interpret specifications and schematics

• Attention to detail, highly organized and able to multi-task

• Good communication skills, both written and verbal

• Knowledge of oscilloscopes, curve tracers, and multi-meters

• Experience with cross-sectioning and chemical de-processing

• Working knowledge of electronic circuitry and components, including capacitors, resistors, transistors, inductors, crystals, transformers, relays and LEDs.

• Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)

• Individuals who are self-motivated and able to work with little supervision, who consistently take the initiative to get things done, do things before being asked by others or forced to by events.

• Ability to consistently make timely decisions even in the face of complexity, balancing systematic analysis with decisiveness.

• Ability to cope with high demand environment where priorities change frequently and many jobs are being worked at the same time
Job Number: 1910108493
Job Location: Glendale, AZ
Duration: 6 months
Input Date: 10/30/2019
Last Updated: 11/12/2019
Attention: Mindy Moore
Address: 1839 S ALMA SCHOOL RD STE 250
City, State: MESA, AZ 85210
Phone: 480/929-9922
800 Phone: 800/657-0997
Fax Phone: 480/929-9779

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