Cisco RF Test Development Engineer 1241159 in Richfield, Ohio
RF Test Development Engineer 1241159
Location: Richfield, Ohio, US
Area of Interest Engineer - Hardware
Job Type Professional
Technology Interest Wireless, Mobility
Job Id 1241159
What You'll Do
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You will join a global team that supports the new product introduction of enterprise class WiFi access points and antennas. The Product Operations team in Cisco’s Supply Chain Organization is seeking a Test Development Engineer for our Richfield, OH office. You will have the opportunity to think out of the box with innovation and grow your skills and career.
You will review or write manufacturing test plans and provide guidance to the manufacturers
You will assist in the bring up of prototypes
You will act as the liaison between Cisco and the supplier for test topics
You will monitor and resolve technical issues related to testing
For Cisco internal designed products, you'll be responsible for:
Defining the manufacturing test solution that will be used in production
Partnering with design engineers in defining calibration routines
Personally write the test code or manage someone who is writing the test code
Evaluating the test instrumentation to be used in production
Working directly with test fixture vendors in the design and prove-in of the fixtures
Professionally representing Cisco when dealing with suppliers and contract manufacturers
Flexibility to join phone conferences during early or late hours with global teams on a regular basis
International travel is possible, but not often
Participate with other local Cisco team members in volunteer activities and fun events
Who You'll Work With
You will be part of a proven manufacturing test engineering team which interacts with a variety of engineering roles inside and outside of Cisco. Our team supports one of Cisco’s wireless business units as well as the routing business unit. Our products contain leading edge technologies which make them the best in the industry.
Who You Are
You have a dream to learn more about wireless products by building on the electrical engineering knowledge you obtained in school. You have some experience with Python or an equivalent software language.
Bachelor’s Degree – Electrical Engineering
Understand the concepts of transmitters, receivers, and antennas
High level understanding of routing and switching technologies
Exposure to test instrumentation and the basic understanding of measurements
Comfortable in a lab environment
Technical writing using MS Office applications including Email, Word, and PowerPoint
Ability to communicate your thoughts with team members and management whether on the phone, face to face, or in a large conference
Self-motivated and willingness to tackle challenges and tasks
Python – proven understanding of this coding language which will be used to control the device under test and any test instrumentation required
Data analytics – ability to use data tools such as Spotfire or Tableau to drive test decisions in an automated fashion, statistical analysis
Understanding of functional test, Design for Test, test coverage, test plans, test strategies
Product software – know the difference between board level diagnostics and customer facing operating systems
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