Automotive Engineering Technician

Contractual | 6 months | GOOGLE SUITE , MICROSOFT OFFICE , JIRA
Sunnyvale, CA, California, USA
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Currently, we are looking for talented resources for one of our listed clients. If interested please reply to me with your updated resume or feel free to reach out to me for more details at (949) 535-1646

Title: Engineering Technician
Location: Sunnyvale, CA, 94086
Duration: 6 months

Job Description:

  • The Hardware-Software Integration team at Client is responsible for ensuring various hardware subsystems work reliably on our software test platforms daily.  
  • As the Engineering Technician, you will support the build and maintenance of these custom machines to enable software simulation.
  • This role is essential and fundamental to the execution stage of the autonomous software development program, ensuring that the simulation and test infrastructure operate predictably at all times.
  • We are looking for someone comfortable with maintaining complex systems, and excited about developing new ways to support a rapidly moving R&D organization.


  • Support and track various configurations and generations of test platforms for vehicle simulation and software test platform
  • Assemble custom hardware to enable Hardware-in-the-Loop testing of software builds
  • Use commercially available, off-the-shelf components to build computers
  • Integrate network and vehicle system components in server racks
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, and repair test hardware/equipment
  • Build cable harnesses based on diagrams/drawings
  • Occasionally move computer equipment weighing up to 50 pounds with assistance
  • Work with engineering teams to troubleshoot complex issues
  • Create and track tickets within the ticketing system to address problems, incidents, and changes of hardware, and provide details of work performed
  • Coordinate with cross-functional teams for parts receiving, installs, upgrades, and decommissioning projects 


  • Demonstrate ability to use general shop, automotive, and diagnostic tools (DMM, Oscilloscope, etc.)
  • Experience with building/troubleshooting/diagnosing computers, Arduino side projects, etc.
  • Excellent organizational and documentation skills
  • Ability to lift 25-30 pound boxes 
  • Ability to crawl/bend to work on low-ground wiring as needed
  • Experience building cable harnessing and familiarity with cable management
  • Working knowledge of computer and networking hardware

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Google suite, Microsoft Office, JIRA, Confluence or similar programs
  • Knowledge of automotive electrical systems
  • Experience in running scripts and working with Linux-based systems
  • B.S. in Engineering (Bonus Qualification)

About us:
At our organization, we take our mission and values to heart! We are on a mission to offer more and better jobs all over the world! Our goal is to care for you while you care for our clients and get you paid the highest pay possible. All our associates working with us are expected to embrace our RACE values: R - Results Matter, A- Approachable, C - Care, and E - Emergency i.e. work with a sense of urgency.

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