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Technician 5, Test Equipment Maintenance

Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000037087


Technician 5, Test Equipment maintenance

Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Penang


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  • Performs electrical, mechanical or software troubleshooting to determine problems in non-functioning test equipment.

  • Monitoring Downtime of Machines, RCA and containment action, counter measures. 

  • Dismantles, adjusts, repairs and assembles equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, operating or repair manuals, and/or rough sketches or drawings.

  • Uses test and diagnostic equipment to perform checkouts. May perform equipment modifications as directed by test/manufacturing engineers.

  • Knowledge in Excel, JMP,SPC, data crunching and analytical troubleshooting skill.

  • Performs Functional Test, Self test, Burn in Oven & Chamber.

  • Test operating unit to identify defects, measure performance, determine need for adjustment and compliance to tester and product specification.

  • Recommend changes in tester design or layout to simplify assembly and maintenance.

  • Write technical reports, develop charts, graphs to describe and illustrate a system's operating characteristics, malfunctions and functional limitations.

  • Familiar with PC system, Windows/Linux applications.

  • Debugging software on Test Equipment/ATE

  • Develop project to improve tester hardware performance to improve First Pass Yield.

  • Excellent teamwork and leadership skills, ability to cooperate well with stakeholders under minimum supervision.




  • Candidate must possess at least a Diploma, Advanced/Higher/Graduate Diploma, Engineering (Electrical/Electronic), Engineering (Mechanical), Engineering (Mechatronic/Electromechanical) or equivalent.

  • At least 3 year(s) of working experience in the related field is required for this position.

  • Ability to troubleshoot and analyze complex problems. Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.

  • Generic & Functional Skills / competencies

  • Knowledge in SSD or Memory will be added advantage

  • Applicants must be willing to work in Batu Kawan.

  • Preferably Non-Executives specializing in Engineering - Others or equivalent.

  • Full-Time position(s) available.



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