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Product Testing Lab Equipment Technician

Date:  Jan 13, 2021
Country:  United States
State / Province:  California
City:  Santa Rosa
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  39318

Job Description


Keysight Technologies has an exciting opportunity in our Santa Rosa Hardware Test Center (HTC) for an experienced Lab Equipment and Process Technician.


This role is key to keeping Safety and Regulatory activity for New Product Introduction (NPI) on track and efficient.

This role is responsible for performing a variety of technical support duties in the HTC. Duties may be related to installation, maintenance, repair and support of lab and test equipment, technical support of one or more test processes, product test and troubleshooting, and technical analyses and problem-solving.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide hardware testing, test process consultation, troubleshooting and test reporting services to HTC customers
  • Ensure that all the test equipment (dynamic, climatic, electrical, electronic) belonging to, or associated with, the Hardware Test Lab at Keysight Santa Rosa is maintained, calibrated and available to meet the intended HTC testing requirements
  • Provide multi-discipline support to technical staff members in resolving technical issues associated with regulatory and reliability testing of Keysight Santa Rosa products
  • Operate a variety of apparatus to produce, regulate and record effects of actual or simulated conditions (i.e., vibration, stress, temperature, humidity, pressure, altitude, acceleration and electromagnetic emission/susceptibility)
  • Work closely with the HTC customers to assist and train them in the proper use of HTC test equipment
  • Provide or contribute to a purchase, installation, maintenance, calibration, repair or upgrade service directly or facilitates obtaining the service for the HTC test equipment
  • Test and calibrate and/or repair and monitors and/or installs and diagnose equipment, systems, and/or assemblies
  • Work from guidelines and standardized procedures/instructions
  • May design/build tools
  • May be required to propose, design, develop and implement solutions to complex technical problems and lead/participate in cross-functional teams to address assigned technical problems
  • May establish and run a preventive maintenance programs on dynamic and climatic test equipment, including analyzing maintenance logs and failure analysis data to improve equipment performance and availability

Job Function


Job Qualifications

Minimum Required Skills/Training:

  • AA degree in Electronic Technology plus approved journeyman apprenticeship program or equivalent experience
  • Detailed knowledge of electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and related principles and tools
  • Experience working in a product test lab environment (Safety, Electro-Magnetic Compatability (EMC))
  • Skilled in the operation and repair of a wide variety of conventional and automatic machinery and equipment
  • May be required to demonstrate the ability to lift heavy materials

Preferred Skills:

  • Keysight Santa Rosa HTC Quality Manual familiarization
  • Keysight Business Management System Manual familiarization
  • Keysight Enterprise system familiarization


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Keysight Technologies Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other protected categories under all applicable laws.

Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

Americas : United States : California : Santa Rosa

Job ID : 39318 

Nearest Major Market: Santa Rosa
Nearest Secondary Market: Petaluma

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