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Hardware Test Engineer (new grad)

Tarana Wireless

Tarana Wireless

Other Engineering, Quality Assurance
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, May 17, 2024
Tarana is a fast revenue growth company built by outstanding talented people and with innovative technology. Our hardware development team is looking for a smart, experienced, and hardworking member working to test various Hardware systems in different configurations. The ideal candidate would have 0 to 2 to years experience with wireless hardware (5G, WiFi, etc.) testing using such equipment as spectrum analyzers and high speed oscilloscopes. Experience with Ethernet, DDR4 waveforms and protocols, wireless performance tests are desired. Minimum qualifications include a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and experience in hardware test.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Code test programs and run scripts on manufacturing test stations for wireless products
  • Set up and use test equipment like oscilloscopes, signal generators and spectrum analyzers
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot failed units from field and factory tests in a lab
  • Come up with continuous optimizations and tests to improve coverage
  • Participate in hardware design engineering

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent field with 0 to 2+ years of relevant experience
  • Ability to code C and TCL/Python in Linux environment
  • Hardware test equipment usage (eg. spectrum analyzers or oscilloscopes)
  • Statistical analysis abilities is a plus
  • Knowledge of wireless networks and products
  • Ability to create ECOs, Deviations etc. in Arena BOM management environment

The salary range for this position is: $90,000 to $120,000

Compensation will be determined based on several factors including, but not limited to: skill set, years of experience and the employee’s geographic location.

Tarana provides competitive benefits to employees in this role including: Medical, dental and vision benefits, 401K match, flexible time off and stock option.

Since our founding in 2009, we’ve been on a mission to accelerate the pace of bringing fast and affordable internet access — and all the benefits it provides — to the 90% of the world’s households who can’t get it. Through a decade of R&D and more than $400M of investment, we’ve created an entirely unique next-generation fixed wireless access technology, powering our first commercial platform, Gigabit 1 (G1). It delivers a game-changing advance in broadband economics in both mainstream and underserved markets, using either licensed or unlicensed spectrum. G1 started production in mid 2021 and has now been installed by over 160 service providers globally. We’re headquartered in Milpitas, California, with additional research and development in Pune, India.

G1 has been developed by an incredibly talented and pioneering core technical team. We are looking for more world-class problem solvers who can carry on our tradition of customer obsession and ground-breaking innovation. We’re well funded, growing incredibly quickly, maintaining a superb results-focused culture while we’re at it, and all grooving on the positive difference we are making for people all over the planet. If you want to help make a real difference in this world, apply now!