Bird Technologies - The RF Experts

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Bird Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Bird Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is The Law Poster: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

As an ongoing commitment to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities, Bird has established alternative methods to complete the application process. Disabled applicants needing assistance are encouraged to email resumes to LNagorski@birdrf.com or call toll free @ 1-866-695-4569 if further assistance is required.

Explore job opportunities for Bird Technologies: search and apply online today. The following links list RF engineering job opportunities and benefits currently available at Bird Electronic (Solon, OH), TX RX Systems (Angola, NY) and X-COM Systems (Reston, VA). Click on a link to view more information about RF engineering job opportunities and benefits. Attach a resume representing your skills, knowledge and experience.

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Software Engineer-Project Team Lead-Reston, VAView Details  |  Apply Now
Posted: 10/26/2015
Job Number: 16-BTG-518X

Role Objective

ROLE OBJECTIVE:  The Software Engineer Team Lead is responsible for complex software engineering projects including all aspects of firmware and software development.  This person will actively participate in the product system requirements definition process, allocate functions and features to system hardware and software elements, define software architecture, create software work breakdown structure, and manage software development and validation process. Will interact with all members of the engineering team and support sales and marketing efforts to design and test new software and software products in a concurrent engineering environment to facilitate the development of new revenue-generating products.

This will be accomplished under the supervision of the Technical Team Lead.  Completion of job responsibilities will be through both internal associates and external contractors and accomplished in a timely and ethical manner.

General Functions

General Functions:

Provides lead software engineering support for complex software engineering projects. Supports sales and marketing efforts for software engineering projects and support for new product development, purchasing, quality, and sustaining engineering support for manufacturing.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Lead software engineer for complex software engineering projects

  • Actively participate in the product system requirements definition process

  • Allocate functions and features to system hardware and software elements

  • Define software architecture

  • Create software work breakdown structure

  • Manage software development and validation process

  • Prepare project tracking system, keeping management apprised of project progress, technical challenges, and recovery actions

  • Support customer meetings and demonstrations

  • Resolve customer use issues including travel to customer sites to resolve issues

  • Implement a software bug tracking system

  • Provide assistance with sales and management to prioritize and schedule resolution consistent with customer and sales needs

  • Deliver initial system and on-going software updates on promised schedule

  • Responsible for software releases to be fully tested and validated

  • Identify and recommend new technologies applicable to improving X-COM’s product line capabilities.

  • Technical support and sustaining engineering for manufacturing operations.

  • Technical support to purchasing for vendor or parts selection.

  • Other tasks as required by the Technical Team Lead.



Knowledge/Skills/Competencies
  • Level of Education - Bachelors degree in engineering or science, minimum.

  • Thorough understanding of the underlying principals of software design.

  • Excellent PC skills including word processing, spreadsheets and some experience in the design of PC based applications.

  • Knowledge of assembly and high level languages for multiple processor types.

  • Experience in object oriented software design and Windows .NET

  • Experience in embedded systems development

  • Excellent oral, verbal and  interpersonal skills.

Bird Technologies offers a competitive wage/benefit package, including medical/dental/vision, 401K, and gainsharing bonus.

EEO/AA/M/F/VET/DISABILITY EMPLOYER

Bird Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

 



Will accept a trainee?
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Information Technologies

Marketing and Communications

Operations

Product Engineer- Solon, OHView Details  |  Apply Now
Posted: 01/26/2016
Job Number: 16-BTG-531S

Role Objective
To work the Sustaining Development projects regard to Cost Reduction, part obsolescence, Component Evaluation for new product development, yield improvement and Design-to-order proposals and production.


General Functions

GENERAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Establish and implement product design and manufacturing changes for cost reduction and improved product performance.
  • Improve product yields of legacy products through redesign and part specification efforts.
  • Resolve product performance issues as a result of design or component limitations.
  • Work with Test Engineering with the training of operators and technicians on products.
  • Revision of project data, including schematic drawings, mechanical sketches, and bills of material.

 

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Design circuits, systems or structures as required by the sustaining design project manager.
  • Calibration, data collection, and environmental testing of prototypes.
  • Technical support and sustaining engineering for manufacturing operations.
  • Technical support to purchasing for vendor or parts selection.
  • Other responsibilities as required.

 



Knowledge/Skills/Competencies
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE)
  • 0-5 years of experience with demonstrated technical knowledge of circuits and mechanical aspects of resistive products or instrument design.
  • Fundamental understanding of RF, analog and digital circuit design including troubleshoot and analysis to resolve problems and improve product quality and/functionality.
  • Familiarity with electronic manufacturing processes, particularly Surface Mount Technology (SMT) and final assembly test.
  • Good troubleshooting and "bench skills."
  • Strong knowledge of analysis and problem solving.
  • Ability to use modern simulation tools for circuit and field analysis. 
  • AutoCAD or other Computer Aided Design (CAD) experience helpful.


Will accept a trainee?
No

Job Length
Full Time

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Quality Assurance

Quality Eng Technician - Angola, NYView Details  |  Apply Now
Posted: 02/11/2016
Job Number: 16-BTG-532A

Role Objective
To ensure that received and manufactured materials meet documented specifications, and requirements for reliability are maintained through controlled process documentation.  Participate in process control and process improvement activities.



General Functions

Work in a team-based environment, able to work independently with little supervision, be responsible for producing quality work, and work in a safe manner.

Specific Responsibilities:

 1.             Perform quality and process audits with follow through of Corrective Actions

2.             Provide regular status reports on audit discrepancies and corrective action implementation to the QA Manager

3.             Work with quality Supervisor to perform new supplier (material/component) evaluations

4.             Support RMA field returns for RA type returns

5.             Perform some component level troubleshooting for failed units

6.             Assist QE in customer complaint resolution

7.             Perform root cause analysis on critical internal and external issues

8.             Perform a limited number of supplier audits

9.             Write procedures, technical documentation and reporting analysis

10           Assist with new product design validations

11.          Provide support and assistance to other Quality and Manufacturing functions as necessary

12.          Perform administrative assignments as necessary

13.          Other duties as necessary. 




Knowledge/Skills/Competencies
Associates Degree or equivalent experience in one of the Science fields, and 2-3 years relevant experience. Experience should include: electronic troubleshooting, PCBA manufacturing technologies, preventative and corrective action processes. Excellent communication and team skills. Desired PC skills are: MS Outlook, Word, Excel, Access



Will accept a trainee?
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Sales

Technical Applications