A career with CAES is more than just a job; it is the pathway to a
Are you searching for a career with a company that offers
challenging, diverse projects and opportunities? Are you
looking for a position with a company that is growing and able to
offer long-term professional advancement? Searching for
a company that values a friendly work environment and that values
YOU? Then look no further!! Consider Cobham.
We are Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions (CAES), a
technologically advanced electronics company employing more than
3,600 talented makers, thinkers, innovators, and doers nationwide.
We build things that solve challenging problems from deep space to
the depths of the ocean. We serve customers in spanning defense,
aerospace, security, medical, and industrial markets.
Cobham is seeking a RF Technician
to work at our San Jose,
CA facility. The RF Technician’s responsibilities are focused in the
area of microwave circuit test, Perform the set-up, calibration,
tuning, testing and troubleshooting of circuits, components,
instruments and mechanical assemblies; determines and may develop
test specifications, methods and procedures from blueprints,
drawings and diagrams; tests and troubleshoots assemblies and/or
final systems; will complete rework instructions on assemblies
and/or systems as a result of testing; prepare technical reports
summarizing findings and recommend solutions to technical problems;
may assist in the selection and set-up of specialized test
equipment; performs work of high complexity subsystems test to meet
10% differential for 2nd shift.
- Work with production staff to perform and document testing of
- Perform and document tuning and test results on multi-function
thin film microwave integrated circuits (MICs)
- Work closely with manufacturing engineers, as part of a
product team, providing feedback on modules and subsystem
- Test analog circuits from schematics and/or diagram
- Associates Degree in Electronics or trade school or technical
education and 3+ years’ experience testing, aligning performing
and documenting tuning and test
- results on multi-function microwave integrated circuits (MICs)
OR 5+ years’ work n lieu of an Associate Degree or trade
school or technical education.
- Must have theoretical knowledge of functional area and the
ability to use the necessary equipment, including computer
controlled test stations.
- Familiarity with network/spectrum analyzers and microwave
circuit test equipment.
- Proficient written and verbal skills.
- Computer skills are required for this position including: file
manipulation, file organization, accessing and launching various
programs, and basic Microsoft Excel.
Founded in 1934 by aviation innovator Sir Alan Cobham, our values of
Trust, Talent and Technology have driven us to become a global
leader in state-of-the-art aerospace and defense systems. It's the
insights of our innovators today that will secure our collective
future. Innovators like you!
If you are authorized to work in the United States, then we
encourage you to apply. We are unable to sponsor work
visas. U.S. Citizenship required for positions requiring a
Cobham is one of the world's leading companies engaged in the
development, delivery and support of leading-edge aerospace and
defense systems in the air, on land and at sea. Our clients and
partners trust Cobham to deliver the mission-critical technology
they need, and we trust our employees to draw on their ingenuity and
passion to deliver those solutions. This leads to an empowering
culture for our people. Our Leadership team is open, sharing plans
for the next five years, driving retention by offering demanding,
exciting work, and providing full guidance and mentoring.
Cobham is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and
embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of
Cobham to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and
employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability,
protected veteran status, or genetic information. Cobham will
refrain from discharging, or otherwise discriminating against,
employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose
their compensation or the compensation of other employees or
The EEO is the Law poster is available here
and the poster supplement is available here
The Pay Transparency Policy is available here
Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions is committed to working with
and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with
disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to a
disability for any part of the employment process, please send an
e-mail to CAEScareer@cobham.com or call (703) 842-2971 and let us
know the nature of your request and your contact information.