Sr. Engineering Aide - R&D

Req. 4463
25 Frontage Road
Andover, Massachusetts


Working in the R&D organization under minimal supervision from engineers, performs a variety of more complex and specialized tasks while supporting Design Engineers with the design and development of power supply products.  Will perform evaluation and qualification testing on these products. Responsible for generating the documentation package for all products designed.  Will interface with internal organizations regarding product related issues.  

Minimum Requirements:    

  • 7 years of position related experience
  • Strong knowledge of Analog or Power electronics circuits
  • Proficient with standard electronic lab equipment: oscilloscopes, voltmeters, and power supplies
  • Strong understanding of schematics, assembly drawing and test specifications
  • Know component types and ratings, understand voltage, power and current relationships, simple op amp theory, and transistor operation
  • Excellent soldering skills
  • Requires strong written and verbal communication skills, including presentation skills
  • Ability to understand and follow-through on both verbal and written instructions
  • Strong interpersonal skills involving ability to work effectively cross-functionally
  • Good computer skills, including the ability to access and utilize information from existing data base systems.
  • May direct, coordinate and review the work of lower level technicians

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Vicor is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability