UAV Technician, Electrical

Concord, CA
Production and Manufacturing – Production and Manufacturing
Full-time

UAV Technician, Electronics
 
Ready to change the world?
 
We are reinventing how products are delivered around the world by unlocking the path not yet traveled.
 
VOLANS-i was founded in 2015 and is backed by Silicon Valley’s most prominent VCs, including LightSpeed Venture Partners and YCombinator. Volans-i provides fast on-demand aerial delivery service for time-critical shipments over long ranges. We build and operate long-range, high-payload drones for commercial, defense, and humanitarian applications. Leveraging drone technology as a transportation method, we help our customers gain control of their supply chain and save millions of dollars on downtime and inventory costs.
 
Our work came from the immediate need for critical delivery of parts to drastically reduce downtime for an automotive company. From this idea, our founders have scaled the company into a team of highly skilled and motivated individuals to serve critical delivery markets.
 
Interested?
 
VOLANS-I is looking for Electronics Technician candidates who are self-motivated individuals with a burning desire to constantly push the known boundaries of technology to create the next generation of delivery platforms. This is a unique opportunity for you to contribute to the future of autonomous vehicles, aviation, logistics and transportation, and make a long lasting impact.
 
What you will do:
+ Functionally test electronic sub-assemblies.
+ Set-up PCBA tests in environmental chamber and run temperature cycles monitoring performance and recording data.
+ Repair PCBA’s and wiring assemblies.
+ Build test fixtures including wiring assemblies.
+ Debug new PCBA’s on the bench.
+ Check point-to-point continuity on complicated sub-assemblies.
+ Order and kit parts for new assemblies.
+ Assist in the final inspection of UAV’s including pack-out.
+ Troubleshoot issues to root-cause.
 
Key Qualifications:
+ Associate Degree in Electronics or combination of relevant course work and experience.
+ Previous work experience in electronics or electro-mechanical assemblies.
+ Work experience in troubleshooting and testing electronics to the component level.
+ Able to demonstrate a strong background in digital and analog electronics.
+ Adept at troubleshooting circuit boards and wire harnesses utilizing schematics, wiring diagrams, and test equipment including multimeters and oscilloscopes.
+ Capable of setting up and running functional and environmental testing on both PCMA’s and system components.
+ Proficient at prototyping circuits and performing solder rework at a high level – experience with surface mount components.
+ Comfortable with computers both MSOffice applications: Excel, Word and test programs: Labview, Hyperterm. Networking experience a plus.
+ Strong work-ethic and the flexibility to work in a dynamic environment.
+ High-energy, selt-starter.
+ Visual acuity, attention to detail, and responsible.
 
Physical Requirements:
+  Ability to sit and use a computer keyboard for an extended period of time.
+  Ability to stand for extended periods of time.
+  Ability to speak, read and write in English.
+  Ability to travel on occasion, up to 10% annually.
+  Ability to life a minimum of 50 pounds.