Electronics Engineer
July 1, 2022
Marketing Coordinator
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Electronics Technologist

Aethera Technologies Limited is an advanced electronic engineering company located in the Bayer’s Lake area in Halifax. Their team includes leading experts in the field of High-Power Radio Frequency systems and leverages their extensive experience providing customers with innovative engineering solutions and systems around the world. At Aethera, they employ great people, celebrate diversity, and support forward-thinking solutions based on passion, creativity, learning, and hard work. By providing advanced Radio Frequency solutions for heating and wireless communications, Aethera helps their clients become leaders in their markets. They work as a team, listen with an open mind, value new ideas, and promote open communication with each other and their clients. Aethera is committed to the development, growth, and well-being of their staff.

Aethera is currently seeking an Electronics Technologist to join their growing team. Reporting to the Senior Engineering Manager, you will assist engineering to build and test high power radio frequency electronics to meet customer, reliability, regulatory, and performance requirements within budgeted cost and schedule.
You will be a key member of the engineering team, working on projects related to new products and custom requirements for high power radio frequency systems. You will undertake a broad range of hands-on and technical activities, including:

  • Assisting with new product design and custom systems designed and tested against specific client requirements.
  • Developing test procedures and test fixtures.
  • Developing and executing design verification testing and recommending solutions to ensure that the product meets specifications at various electrical and environmental conditions.
  • Mechanical and electrical assembly of engineering proofs-of-concepts, prototypes, and first articles.
  • Assisting with low volume manufacturing including interfacing directly with suppliers and contract manufacturers.
  • Communicating directly with and supporting customers with all aspects of the product lifecycle, including requirements gathering, installation, and service.
  • • Performing as a product expert in support of marketing, pre-sales, and post-sales activities.

As an ideal candidate you graduated from an Electrical Engineering Technology program with 2 years experience or have equivalent knowledge, training, and experience, including a strong aptitude in electrical theory, testing, troubleshooting, and electro/mechanical assembly and excellent mathematics skills. Radio frequency and/or power electronics experience is an asset.

You are familiar with relevant software tools including 3D Mechanical CAD, PCB Design and are proficient with use of Microsoft office suite. Hands on experience with electronics manufacturing, testing and soldering equipment would be considered an asset. You have excellent written and verbal English communication skills, are comfortable to work as part of a team or with minimal supervision and are a multi-tasker and remain calm under pressure. You can travel within North America and abroad, if necessary. The ideal candidate must also be able to meet the requirements needed for Controlled Goods registration, Industrial Security and other security requirements needed for the company business operations.

Aethera Technologies Limited is focused on creating value for their clients by developing world class technology using latest generation components, methods, and tools. With an emphasis on a collaborative, team-based approach you will be part of a great working and learning environment with project participation from all levels in the company. This fast paced, team-oriented business is focused on developing a state-of-the-art technology portfolio enabling their clients to offer industry leading products and services.