Field Application Engineer (West Coast)

DTS is looking for a highly skilled and experienced Field Application Engineer to join our team on the West Coast, preferably in Southern California.

Job Description:
Field Applications Engineer in ATE hardware design and customer support, working directly with the sales team.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Drive PCB design projects serving as the technical liaison between customers and the DTS hardware design & production teams.
  • Drive all customer technical issues to resolution.
  • Manage customer projects and ensure alignment with DTS’s internal development teams.
  • Interpret customer specifications, drawings, and input packages as they apply to PCB and test hardware design.
  • Travel to DTS customers for on-site support as required: conduct schematic and layout reviews, debug and investigate technical issues, etc.
  • Interface with PCB fab vendors to create stack-ups, specifications, and material selections.

Experience Requirements:

  • B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in PCB design.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in ATE / characterization hardware.
  • Hands-on experience with high speed board designs, schematics, and layouts.
  • Familiarity with PCB CAD software viewers: Allegro, PADs, Altium.
  • Experience with test platforms: Advantest 93k, Teradyne Ultraflex / Integraflex ATE, NI STS and PXI/PXIe.
  • Experience with high speed SerDes (10-32Gbps data rates) desired.
  • IPC certification (C.I.D or C.I.D.+) preferred.

Experience Requirements:

  • Professional attitude and being a team player.
  • Well organized with good follow-through skills.
  • Good problem solving and debug capabilities.
  • Ability to work independently, and manage deadlines with minimal direction.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Periodically travel as required