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Actalent RF Test Technician in Redmond, Washington

Partnered with a cutting edge satellite communications company in Redmond, WA looking for Test Technicians to join their growing team!


The RF Test Technician will perform RF testing in far-field chambers, to support Manufacturing demands. The tests will require mounting the antennas, wiring RF/Power/Ethernet cables, and configuring the setup through GUI/Scripts in Windows or Linux OS.


• Mount antennas and other RF hardware for testing in RF chambers.

• Run Production RF tests and monitor for product failure or chamber failure and troubleshoot any failures to minimize test interruptions.

• Communicate test results for each shift and cross-functional team members and support the troubleshooting efforts.

• Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

• Minimum of two years of experience running and troubleshooting electronic test equipment, particularly RF.

• Minimum two years’ experience operating test chambers for electronic products.

• Additional experience with test engineering and RF products such as antennas or amplifiers is highly desirable.

• Associate’s degree in electronics or related field highly desired. Additional relevant experience will be considered in place of an Associate’s degree.

• Technical knowledge of RF communication products; familiarity with terms such as “gain,” “dB,” etc.

• Ability to troubleshoot machinery and fixtures (cables, connectors, etc.) used in test chambers.

• Ability to communicate information using standard Microsoft applications, including Excel, Word, Office, PowerPoint, Project, and Visio.

• Ability to execute scripts or GUI programs in Windows and Linux OS.

• Ability to use issue tracking tools, e.g., JIRA

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.