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Reliability Technician

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Menlo Park, CA
Expected Pay Rate:
$32.00 - $35.00 per hour
40 hours per week, Monday-Friday
Assignment Length:
2 year contract
Job Description

HireArt is helping our client hire an experienced and highly motivated Reliability Technician to support diverse initiatives related to AR/VR Research and Development. As Reliability Technician, you’ll perform a range of stress tests and document processes, analyze data, and present insightful findings to your team. 

This is an exciting opportunity to help shape the future of AR/VR. The ideal candidate is experienced in performing environmental and reliability testing, has an in-depth knowledge of related tools and technologies, and brings a high level of urgency and accuracy to every project. 

As Reliability Technician, you will:

  • Characterize usage and stress by utilizing data acquisition equipment including accelerometers, strain gauges, thermocouples, load cells, and high-speed cameras.
  • Perform a variety of testing including environmental, mechanical, chemical, and electrical stresses.
  • Analyze data from tests performed.
  • Schedule and perform routine maintenance of test equipment.
  • Write and document detailed test operating procedures.
  • Prepare detailed and concise test reports.
  • Associate's Degree in electronics or similar field
  • 3+ years of experience working in the lab space, including running tests, SOPs, intake procedures, etc.
  • Experience performing environmental and reliability tests including (but not limited to) mechanical, electrical, shock, vibration, environmental, and characterization testing
  • Strong knowledge of characterization tools including proper procedures to use strain gauges, thermocouples, load cells, and high-speed cameras
  • Experience with operating test equipment such as environmental chambers, vibration tables, shock towers, repetitive stress cyclers, and drop towers
  • Familiarity with electronic equipment such as power supplies, electronic loads, and multimeters
  • Familiarity with soldering
  • Timely execution to meet critical deadlines
  • Ability to complete assigned tasks with accurate data and high attention to detail
  • Ability to independently manage multiple tasks in a dynamic environment
  • Experience creating and maintaining an equipment calibration and maintenance plan is a plus

Commitment: This is a full-time (40 hours per week), 2-year contract position staffed via HireArt and based in Menlo Park, CA. HireArt values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.