Technical Lead, Debug in Ottawa bei Curtiss-Wright

Veröffentlicht: 8/4/2020



The Opportunity | Technical Lead, Debug

As a contributing member of the team, you will apply detailed debug and troubleshooting techniques to diagnose manufacturing and design-related problems that have been identified at a CWDS customer or fallout from manufacturing yield.

Major Accountabilities /Deliverables

  • Responsible for debug of a wide variety of complex graphics circuit cards, single board computers, Ethernet switches and routers, etc. in VME, cPCI, VPX, and XMC form factors

  • Debug and diagnose complex electronic circuits by setting up and performing functionality tests and specialized tests in order to track down the root cause of the product failures.

  • Perform methodical, disciplined techniques to meet customer expectations and internal targets for OTD metrics

  • Identify non-conforming products and components.

  • Document symptoms as required to allow engineering staff to further analyze problems where necessary.

  • Feedback technical issues to Quality, Manufacturing Engineering or Test Engineering Support.

  • Suggest process improvements

  • Complete all logs, reports and data gathering in accordance with established procedures.

  • Work with engineering on technical investigations by executing tests and providing data as directed by engineering

  • Attend all provided test and debug training.

  • Confirm all equipment is calibrated.

  • Maintain a safe and orderly work environment.

  • Complete Mandatory training as required

  • Comply with all Workmanship standards

  • Provide mentoring to staff including technical guidance


  • Knowledgeable / trainable in the interpretation and application of the following standards: IPC-A-610 Class 3; J-STD-001 or IPC-7711/7721 would be an asset

  • Interpreting product schematics diagrams to aid in debugging products

  • Experience with SAP, Agile PLM, or another MRP is an asset

  • Familiar with Cisco software would be an asset

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Experience with digital circuits with respect to fault diagnosis.

  • Experience working with test procedures and supporting documents.

  • Good working knowledge of graphics protocols and technologies such as LVDS and TMDS in both analog and digital formats.

  • Experience with VME, VPX and PCI architecture would be an asset.

  • Strong computer skills.

  • Familiar with DOS operating system and Windows environment.

  • Good working knowledge of PowerPC based products.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Supervisory skills would be a definite asset.

  • Previous experience leading a team is highly desirable

Minimum Education requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineer, Computer Science or other relevant area with a minimum of five years of experience in test/debug on processor or graphics products and/or equivalent

  • A background in electronics manufacturing is required and experience with IPC 610-D Class 3 requirements is an asset.

We Offer

Curtiss-Wright is proud to offer our employees a comprehensive total rewards package:

  • Competitive Pay

  • Health and wellness benefits, including medical, dental, life insurance and more

  • Savings opportunities for retirement, with an opportunity to become a shareholder

  • Learning and development opportunities

  • Recognition for your contributions

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations such as the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must meet eligibility requirements of the ITAR and of the Controlled Goods Directorate (CGD).

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.