Test Technician

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_466709

Valid City, State or Zip Code

Austin

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD15.00-18.00/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Austin, TX - (USA) 1100 Center Ridge Drive Suite 1845 TX Austin , TX 78753

Branch Phone Number

512-989-8999

Job Description

JOB DUTIES: The candidate will configure and maintain test hardware and infrastructure across multiple (dozens) mobile, desktop and server systems. Must keep systems running, up to date, swap out processors and other hardware as the need arises, and keep hardware and validation infrastructure test-ready in all other ways, in support of client road map schedules. Sense of urgency is a must. Must be able to multi-task under high pressure situations in order to meet deadlines.



EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION: 2 or more years of PC Validation experience. MS and Linux OS Knowledge (install, configure, test). Must be comfortable with Linux command line. Strong problem solving (regression) skills. Strong teamwork and communication skills. Leadership skills and able to manage project functional issues. PC Architecture and peripheral knowledge. 2+ PC validation /testing experience with good analytical and troubleshooting skills. PC x86 Architecture experience � system level knowledge of the following subsystems: Memory, PC Buses (PC1-E, USB, SATA, Ethernet, Processor, Chipset). Preferred OS requirements � install, set-up, configure and troubleshoot: MS Windows OS, Linux OS. X86 SW exp. � configure and change. BIOS settings: install and configure device drivers: install and set up applications. PC Hardware set up and configuration � install and configure processors, hard drives, network cards, memory etc. Preferred experience in multiprocessors platforms (workstations, servers etc). Read and follow technical instructions. Enthusiastically work with others, display team spirit and support group decisions. Able to clearly communicate in written English (email, submit issues and document test results). Good organizational skills � plan, prioritize and manage assigned workload; can efficiently execute multiple projects at the same time. Quick learner � able to pick up and learn new concepts, applications and operating system in a short period of time