Posted

10 days ago

Location

BLUFFDALE, UT

Description

At Goal Zero, an NRG owned company; our mission is to empower people with a bright, safe, connected, and sustainable future by delivering smart, portable power solutions designed for everyone, everywhere. As the market leader in portable solar power, Goal Zero solar panels, power stations, and accessories give a new breed of consumers and outdoor enthusiasts the power to go farther, regardless of their gear s battery life. We invite you to join our adventure as the Senior Electrical Engineering Technician. GOAL ZERO is looking for a qualified Senior Electrical Engineering Technician to test and repair Goal Zero products during the development process to facilitate a consistent and positive customer service experience that is in line with our brand in the portable power market. The successful candidate will have significant education and/or experience with board level electronics and have an understanding of fundamental principles of electronics, as well as the equipment used to test and modify electronics, with specific experience on power or consumer electronics a plus. A dedication to and focus on high quality outcomes is a must, combining technical skills and detail oriented work to become a high performance member of our team. In addition to technical expertise, the idea candidate will have an extreme ownership mentality towards receiving, committing to, and delivering on tasks, as well as picking up gray space or undefined responsibilities with an eye toward the overall success of our product through the lens of a great customer experience. Strong communication skills are critical. *_Essential Duties & Responsibilities_* Core duties and responsibilities include the following. * Perform product testing, validating hardware and firmware specifications as well as running tests with an eye towards the customer experience * Operate, create, and improve equipment and accessories for testing and custom orders * Guide less experienced technicians with proper safety, test, and workmanship practices. * Provide technical support for escalated issues from Customer Service and other business departments * Assist the Quality Engineering, Engineering, and Project Management teams as needed with soldering, testing, logistics, and technical efforts * Clean and organize workshop * Other duties as assigned *_Minimum Requirements_* * Bachelor s Degree in a related technical field or equivalent work experience, with an additional 5 years of engineering tech experience *_Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities_* * Knowledge of lab equipment and tools, including multi-meters, electronic loads, electronic supplies and oscilloscopes * Fundamentals of electronics, including an understanding of current, voltage, and resistance *_Physical Requirements_* * Open office environment Primary * Evening and weekend work as job duties demand, especially in collaborating and syncing up with overseas partners * Occasionally requires lifting up to 50lbs as appropriate to perform duties and responsibilities * Domestic and International Travel up to 10% may be required #CB-TA #LI-TA1 Goal Zero is committed to a drug and alcohol-free workplace. To the extent permitted by law and any applicable collective bargaining agreement, employees are subject to periodic random drug testing, and post-accident and reasonable suspicion drug and alcohol testing. EOE AA M/F/Protected Veteran Status/Disability EEO is the Law Poster(The poster can be found athttp://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf). Level, Title, and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills. Official description on file with Human Resources.

About the Company

NRG Energy, Inc.

In Princeton, NJ—just 20 miles south of Thomas Edison's home—lies the headquarters of NRG Energy, Inc., a Fortune 500 company thatowns and operates one of the country's largest power generation and retail electricity businesses. NRG sells electricity directly to morethan 2 million customers through our retail businesses, Energy Plus, Green Mountain Energy Company, Independence Energy and Reliant,and is capable of generating enough electricity from our power plants to supply more than 20 million homes. NRG is at the forefront of changing how people think about and use energy. We are pioneers in developing cleaner and smarter energy choices for our customers: whether as one of the largest solar power developers in the country, or by building the first privately funded electric vehicle charging infrastructure or by giving customers thelatest smart energy solutions to better manage their energy use. With renewable energy development, electric vehicle support and smart grid technology, NRG delivers innovative solutions that help people, businesses and communities build a sustainable future. For more information, visit nrgenergy.com.

Company Size

5,000 to 9,999 employees

Industry

Energy and Utilities

Founded

1989

Website

http://www.nrgenergy.com