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Senior Electrical Test Engineer will lead the development and integration of automated tests systems for manufacturing and design validation systems of complex electronics products. Be responsible for the overall system architecture and the electrical subsystems in particular
Technical Lead System Engineer will lead the development and integration of automated tests systems for manufacturing and design validation systems of complex electronics products. Functionally lead a team composed of Software Developers, Electrical Designers, PCB Designers, Mechanical Designers and subject matter experts.
Senior Software Engineer will develop automated test systems, from preparation of proposals to the development of the architecture, coding, integration, and acceptance testing of them. Integration of advanced test and measurement systems including various instruments, industrial communication protocols, data acquisition systems, and factory automation systems.
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Santa Clara University Graduate Engineering
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CALL FOR PAPERS
24th International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED'23)| Call for Papers, due October 9, 2022.
ISQED caters to manufacturing, design and EDA. Papers desired involving high level design, circuit design (digital, analog, mixed-signal, RF), test & verification, design automation tools; processes; flows, device modeling, semiconductor technology, advance packaging, and biomedical & bioelectronic devices. This conference will take place in April of 2023.
PROFESSIONAL WEBINARS, CONFERENCES, AND EVENTS
2022 IEEE International Symposium on Digital Privacy and Social Media (ISDPSM 2022), | San Jose Marriott Hotel | August 1st, 2022
With the theme of Applying Engineering Solutions to a Complex Set of Issues
24th International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED'23) | April, 2023
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Development Engineer with 10+ years experience in the Thin Film and Laser industry, MS in Statistics, looking for a new position in Process Development / Metrology Engineering. Stan Louie
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HAM RADIO EXAMS
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ADVANCE YOUR CAREER WITH ADDITIONAL EDUCATION
You are cordially invited to attend the RF and wireless training courses listed below by Besser Associates, the worldwide leader in RF and wireless training.
Applied RF Engineering I - Circuits and Transmission Lines, Starts September 12, On Demand, Online
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IEEE CHAPTER AND SOCIETY EVENTS
8/11, 8:00 am, SFBA EPS, PHOT, Glass-Based Quantum Photonic Packaging At Fraunhofer IZM, WebEx
Photonic packaging, thin glass, hetero integration, quantum, optical waveguides, hermetic sealing, fiber coupling. Henning Schröder, Fraunhofer IZM, Berlin, Germany
8/11, 6 pm, OEB/SCV YP, Is Now a Good Time to Buy a Home?, Zoom
8/13, 4:00 pm, SCV CS, NFIC '22 New Frontiers in Computing, Virtual Event
9/1, 2:30 pm, SCV MAG, The Digital Universe and Technologies of Magnetic Data Storage, Hybrid Event/ Quadrant, 1120 Ringwood Ct., San Jose
9/2, 12:00 noon, SFBA EDS, The LLNL Quantum Design and Integration Testbed, WebEx
9/8/2022, 7:00 pm, SCV CNSV, Diversity in the Workplace: Retaining Early Career Women and Minority Engineers, Hybrid Zoom/Santa Clara University (with 6:00 pm refreshments)
9/9/2022, 7:00, SCV CNSV, Communications, Computing, and Power during Disaster Response, Hybrid Zoom/Santa Clara University (with 6:00 pm refreshments)
9/11, 6:00 pm, SCV CS, Safety for Autonomous Vehicles and the IEEE P2851 Standard, Hybrid Event/ SCU
9/15, 11:00 am, SFBA PELS, Power Electronics Hardware Design for Manufacturability, WebEx
9/21, 12:00 pm, SCV CTSoc, Endpoint AI Requires Innovative Solutions for Compute, Memory, and Power, Virtual Event
9/22, 11:30 am, OEB LMAG, EV Race China's Silk Road, Around the World in 80 Electric Days, Beeb's Sports Bar & Grill, 915 Clubhouse Dr, Livermore
10/07, 8 am, SCV PES/IAS, Powering the Energy Revolution, Computer History Museum, Mountain View
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