Systems Test Lab Technician

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POST DATE 9/13/2016
END DATE 11/16/2016

Calix Petaluma, CA

Petaluma, CA
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Entry Level (0 - 2 years)



* You will play a vital role in the duties of installation, powering, cabling, and reconfiguration of Calix products and support equipment in a Telecom lab environment

* You will own the lab support of a large-scale, leading edge network utilizing the latest technologies..

* You will drive the lab turn-up and support activities for large-scale enterprise networks by managing Telecommunications and Data-communications products and devices throughout multiple release cycles. You will work with real-time telecom hardware that are used to provide broadband data, video, and voice services to millions of homes and business across North America and Europe.

* Architect, develop, maintain and integrate various Systems Test Lab subsystems and test environments

* Work in close collaboration with Systems Test engineers, Software developers, finance and managers to insure that Calix labs support the development life cycle to meet or exceed project schedules.


* Mechanically inclined and proficient with hand and power tools use and safety practices based on prior experience

* Basic soldering skills familiarity and ability to modify/create various electrical cables from drawings a plus

* Team Player with Strong Customer Service skill set, can-do productive oriented person

* Attention to detail in all workmanship, installation, cabling runs, labeling

* Capable of managing multiple projects mitigating any down time in activity

* Basic knowledge of shipping receiving a plus

* Responsible for maintaining lab space in clean well-ordered condition, prevention of all lab safety hazards, and maintenance of ESD related equipment

* Passionate about lab support and managing large network equipment.

* Strong competency in electrical, mechanical and network fundamentals.

* Competency in MS Word and MS Excel, experience in Purchase Order systems desired.

* Outstanding analytical and problem solving skills.

* Excellent technical communication skills in English, in both verbal and written communications

* Strong work discipline and team work spirit.

* A Technical Certificate or 2-year AS equivalent as an Electrical, Electronics, or Mechanical technician is required. Recent graduates with applicable life or military experience will be considered.

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