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Title:  RF Engineering Technician

About Advanced Energy                 

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: AEIS), enables design breakthroughs and drives growth for leading semiconductor and industrial customers. Our precision power and control technologies, along with our applications know-how, inspire close partnerships and innovation in thin-film and industrial manufacturing. We are proud of our rich heritage, award-winning technologies, and we value the talents and contributions of all Advanced Energy's employees worldwide.


POSITION SUMMARY:                                

An Engineering Technician supports engineering activities such as design, test, verification, modification, fabrication, and assembly of prototype electro-mechanical systems, experimental design circuitry, or specialized test equipment.



  • Works from schematics, diagrams, written and verbal descriptions, layouts, or defined plans to perform testing, checkout, and trouble-shooting functions.
  • Performs operational test and fault isolation on systems and equipment.  Assists in determining methods or actions to remedy malfunctions.
  • Assists in the design, construction, test, and calibration of test equipment.
  • Uses manufacturing, test, development, or diagnostic equipment, including test software, general instrumentation, and complex test systems.
  • Performs support functions for development including documentation and procurement.



  • Must have strong electro-mechanical problem-solving attributes.
  • Able to operate a variety of electrical test instrumentation.



  • Greater than 5 years of relevant design/development team and/or manufacturing support desired



  • High School Degree or equivalent
  • Associates Degree in a relevant Engineering discipline desired



  • Engineering Technicians regularly work in lab and/or manufacturing/service facilities



As part of our total rewards philosophy, we believe in offering and maintaining competitive compensation and benefits programs for our employees to attract and retain a talented, highly engaged workforce.  Our compensation programs are focused on equitable, fair pay practices including market-based base pay, an annual pay-for-performance incentive plan, and discounted Employee Stock Purchase Plan. 


In addition to our competitive compensation practices, we offer a strong benefits package in each of the countries in which we operate.  In the U.S., we offer a rich benefits package that includes:


  • Medical - 4 different health care plan options, dental, and vision
  • Short and long-term disability and life insurance
  • Health savings and flexible spending accounts
  • Generous paid time off starting at 4 weeks, 7 holidays and 3 floating holidays
  • 8 Hours of paid volunteer time off
  • 8 weeks of paid parental leave for both Moms and Dads
  • Company matched 401(k)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Expanded mental health coverage and employee assistance programs  
  • Other voluntary benefits include pet insurance, identify theft, legal assistance, critical illness, and voluntary accident insurance


Advanced Energy is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. 


Job ID:  19874

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto