RF Technician II

Date: May 26, 2023

Location: Austin, TX, US, 78701

Company: Dover Corporation

Connecting and Protecting People, Microwave Products Group (MPG) is a leading global provider of mission-critical engineered electronic components and subsystems comprised of five business units in six manufacturing locations. Our brand names are recognized globally including: BSC Filters, York, UK; Dow-Key Microwave, Ventura, CA; Pole/Zero, West Chester, OH; Espy, Austin, TX; and K&L Microwave, Salisbury, Maryland and Dominican Republic.
Our expertise is the design and manufacture of communications-based specialty products – engineered components and subsystems – for demanding military, space, commercial aerospace/industrial, and telecom infrastructure applications where function and reliability are crucial.


Coordinates and performs activities supporting customer deliverables.  Work encompasses hands-on application of RF, HF, VUHF, and antenna systems operating in a rapid and dynamic Linux environment.  Windows systems are leveraged to aid in project management and tasking. Responsible for evaluation and repair of RF electrical and mechanical assemblies, ensuring accuracy of supporting documents, and system entries in accordance with applicable regulations/requirements. Requires the use of appropriate methods and techniques for resolving problems.  Ability to be responsive and persuasive at all levels of the organization. 


Duties (includes but not limited to): 

  • Fabricate electromechanical assemblies, including RF power boards, amplifiers, receivers, and antennas using manual and machine/tool-assisted methods using solid judgement and reasoning skills. 

  • Assemble, disassemble, test, troubleshoot, and document system-level and component-level problems in electrical and mechanical systems. 


  • Following bills of material to pull inventory for orders, comparing to assembly documentation, resolving issues appropriately. 

  • Maintain build time estimates considering assembly documentation, bill of material, and work environment. 

  • Receive and cycle count inventory. 

  • Actively participate in the sourcing of materials and replacement parts in conjunction with Engineering and Operations to ensure internal quality standards are met. 

  • Transact entries in ERP system and actively leverage project management software. 

  • Writing reports, developing preventative maintenance plans, and interpreting and applying safety regulations. 

  • Staying current of industry advances and professional education, embracing the emergence of new technologies. 

  • Working independently with sound professional judgement to overcome obstacles and complete tasks on time by leveraging collaboration, delegation, and leadership skills. 


High school diploma or equivalent required; degree in relevant discipline desired. Four to eight year’s related experience or equivalent combination of training and experience.  Thorough knowledge of Linux, Windows, RF, HF, VUHF, and antenna systems with an aptitude for understanding ERP systems and complimentary software programs is required.  Working knowledge of electronic circuits, wiring, soldering, and reading electrical schematics is required. Knowledge of inventory control procedures and experience in a job-cost environment is highly desired. Must have the ability to work independently to accomplish multiple duties with minimal direction and within required timelines. Must have strong attention to detail, ability to work effectively under pressure, accept supervision and direction, and have regular, punctual attendance. Must be able to gain government security clearance. 

  • Communication Skills: Demonstrated ability to clearly present information through the spoken and written word with all levels of an organization. 

  • Planning and Organization Skills: Demonstrated ability to organize or schedule activities and tasks, while being sensitive to time constraints and resource availability. 

  • Teamwork Skills: Demonstrated ability to work with people in such a manner as to achieve common goals, objectives, and group commitments. 

  • Decision Making and Problem-Solving Skills: Demonstrated ability to take action in solving problems while exhibiting judgments and a realistic understanding of issues. 

  • Attention to Detail: Attention to detail is a large part of this position’s duties. Ensuring multiple documents match, and the corresponding system entry(ies) aligns, is of paramount importance. 



Described here are characteristics representative of those that must be met to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

  • Work requires physical exertion such as receiving, counting, and pulling inventory, climbing ladders, and lifting 50 or more lbs. 



Characteristics described here are representative of those an incumbent will encounter while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

  • Work environment involves everyday risks or discomforts requiring safety precautions typical of work office and manufacturing environment.  Personal protective equipment provided and to be used in designated areas. 

  • Work area is adequately lighted, heated and ventilated. 

Work Arrangement : Onsite  

Salary Range :    -   

We consider several job-related, non-discriminatory factors when determining the pay rate for a position, including, but not limited to, the position’s responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, a candidate’s education/training, the position’s location, and the key skills needed for the position.  Pay is one of the Total Rewards that we provide to compensate and recognize employees for their work.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Texas : Austin

Sub Division : Espy Corporation

Job Requisition ID : 49266

Nearest Major Market: Austin

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