Electrical Technician - Redwood City

 
Description
Joby Aviation is seeking a highly organized, passionate electriconics technician to join our powertrain team and help build flight-critical components for our VTOL electric aircraft. The Joby Aviation team is made up of extremely talented, hardworking, proactive, and hands-on individuals, operating in a very fast-paced and rewarding environment. Come help us build advanced electrical powertrains as we try to make a mark in the transportation industry.

Responsibilities: 
  • Support engineers to execute board-level reworks and low-volume electrical assembly tasks
  • Build and test harnesses and test fixtures to help develop our latest powertrain hardware, primarily boards to be used in high voltage batteries and inverters.
  • Assemble hardware for use on test stands or on aircraft while maintaining associated documentation. This will involve mechanical assembly of parts and sub-systems, etc.
  • Work with engineers to perform electrical measurements and test procedures

Required: 
  • Able to work in fast pace environment and maintain high standards of work 
  • Ability to read and understand wiring diagrams and electrical schematics
  • Strong work ethic
  • Team oriented attitude 
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem-solving techniques and analytical ability
  • Extensive experience with detailed SMT soldering techniques, including 0402 and other fine-pitch components, including lead-less and exposed pad components
  • Experience with hot-air rework 

Desired: 
  • Previous experience as NPI (new product introduction) or engineering technician
  • Experience with industrial environments and procedures 
  • Experience working on high voltage systems and/or complex electromechanical systems
  • Experience writing and following work instructions
  • Experience with electronic measurement equipment, such as oscilloscopes and multimeters a plus
  • Experience with IR reflow equipment
  • Familiarity with electronic-CAD systems (such as Altium) a plus

Want to apply later?

Type your email address below to receive a reminder

ErrorRequired field

Apply to Job

ErrorRequired field
ErrorRequired field
ErrorRequired field
Error
Error
insert_drive_file
insert_drive_file
Error