Home > Phoenix jobs > Phoenix job wanted/resume

Posted: Thursday, July 13, 2017 5:58 PM


John Hewitt
1073 N 84th Pl
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
Summary of qualifications:
A senior Electronics Technician with the ability to preform engineering analysis as well as testing and troubleshooting. Worked in all disciplines of RF electronics most of my career, I have done extensive digital electronics. I have a strong background in computers and know how to setup operate and write scripts for UNIX/Linux operating systems as well as Windows. Adept with current technology development and have to ability to test, troubleshoot and simulate new designs.
Area of expertise:
Strong ability test and troubleshooting many types of RF circuits & to work with test engineers to perform tasks they may routinely perform.
Write test procedures, run simulations with Multisim as well as update schematics.
I have ran data analysis with Matlab and/or Excel, for predictions ,trending and plots
Able to Communicate with test equipment with PC using HPVEE or Labview over USB,GPIB and RS232. Strong Knowledge in computers and many years of personal experience using Linux Operating Systems.
Familiar with and understand how Analog and Digital circuits are designed and their function.
I have my own soldering assembly station as well as test equipment such as O-scope, freq counter, function generator.
I have my own versions of Labview, Multisim and Matlab programs As well as other coomon design tools.
Career Experience:
General Dynamics Mission Systems 07/05 – 08/16
Lead Technician 2 / Engineering Technician
Supervise and mentor less experienced technicians.
Tune, Test and Troubleshoot RF circuits.
Work with prototypes, R&D, and new RF Designs
General Dynamics Corporation C4S Contract Employee Superior Technical. 3/04-6/05
Tune and Test RF Systems for Payload Communication Satellites

General Dynamics Decision Systems 11/01-3/03
RF Electronic Technician Contractor (Contract Term Employee Synova)
· Space Level Project testing of High Reliability Satellite Radios up to 4 GHz
· Evaluated using the following tests: IP3, Noise Figure, Spurious, Group Delay, VSWR, Gain Control, as well as other specialized RF tests
· Assessed data and performed troubleshooting as needed
Signal Technology Corporation 6/00-11/01 Signal Technology Corporation
Electronic Technician II
· Set up Testing Stations for Cellular Manufacturing Environment
· Production testing of Wireless LAN radios from outside contract, build to print
· Transceiver Telecommunication Links -tests included RSSI, and Bit Error rates as well as other RF measurements. Both system and module testing up to 15 GHz
· Traced irregularities down to various components
· Developed and wrote test methods
Southwest Microwave 8/96-6/00
Electronic Technician II
· Tuned and Tested DRO GaAs FET and Gunn Diode Oscillators Up to 26 GHz Performed troubleshooting and tested receiver and transmitter boards
· Outdoor Simulation Testing of Security Products
· Troubleshooting and tested Microprocessor boards for Microwave Transceivers
· Troubleshooting down to component level
Pole Zero Corporation 6/95-7/96
Electronic Technician
· Alignment, Tune, Test, Troubleshooting RF Filters Up 1.2 GHz
· Troubleshooting of Digital Boards and Test Equipment
· Used Network and Spectrum Analyzer to set Frequency
· Bandwidth (Q’s), insertion loss and VSWR of Digitally Tuned Filters
6/94-8/94 Water Works
Electronic Technician I (College co-op)
· Repaired and Calibrated Flow meters, Filter meters, and pH Meters
· Installed and troubleshoot computer control devices in the reservoirs and water tanks
· Built power supplies for electronic pressure reading devices
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
Associate of Applied Science in Electronics Engineering Technology
Other Accreditations:
I am IPC-A-610E and JSTD certified. Have FCC Technician Class License.
I held a TS/SCI Clearance which could be reactivated as I was in good standing and was debriefed.

• Location: Phoenix, Scottsdale

• Post ID: 50269238 phoenix is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017