Engineering Systems Technician - Milford, MA

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                           *** Local Candidates Only, Please ***

CIVIQ is looking for an experienced, self-motivated Engineering & Systems Technician to maintain and support our industry-leading smart city devices and systems. In this role, you will work across the organization including engineering, product development, implementation, and our contract manufacturing partners to deploy safe, reliable smart city devices and systems. You will find yourself working within our Smart City Devices to install, configure and troubleshoot entire system level components such as Printed Circuit Boards, Cables, Power Supplies, as well as computers and network devices.  This role is a fit for you if you are an inventive problem solver, capable of working through technical challenges and employing pragmatic solutions.


  • Understand and document how PCBs interact throughout the various CIVIQ smart city devices
  • Create and read functional system level schematics, block diagrams, etc.
  • Document and create bills of materials for cable design, layout cable drawings for manufacturing
  • Assist in design and preliminary compliance testing of smart city devices to ensure equipment passes final UL and other compliance testing
  • Inspect installations and observe operations to ensure compliance with design and equipment specifications and safety standards
  • PCB board trouble shooting using oscilloscope and resolve basic issues where applicable
  • Use of diagnostic equipment, including, but not limited to, oscilloscopes, signal generators
  • Systems level trouble shooting
  • Participate in mechanical design of smart city devices and systems
  • Create manufacturing processes for system level manufacturing tests
  • Collaborate with software development team to ensure system stability and reliability
  • Occasional (less than 10%) travel may be required

Technical/Professional Knowledge/Skills:

  • Ability to use (AutoCAD/OrCad) to perform engineering tasks
  • Must be a very hands-on person not afraid of technical challenges
  • Strong hands-on skills, demonstrated ability to assemble prototypes, debug and troubleshoot, and subject prototypes to test and verification routines
  • Skilled operator of hand tools (examples: soldering irons, hand crimpers, screwdrivers, wrenches, and pliers) and small power tools and understands their use and function
  • Proficiency to troubleshoot at subsystem and system level, using identifiable problem solving techniques
  • Ability to work on several project at one time/ time management a must
  • Ability to design test jigs for PCB board testing
  • Basic soldering skills
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. alone and team lift over 50 lbs
  • Basic knowledge of computers and network devices
  • Basic knowledge of Linux software

Essential Education & Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience in similar hands-on systems/engineering technician role
  • Experience using DVM, oscilloscopes, generators, meters, power supplies, service monitors and test fixtures, and understands their use and function
  • Experience making cable assemblies (crimping, soldering)
  • Experience with basic PCB parts i.e. resistors, capacitors, etc.
  • Experience with a variety of CPU architectures is a plus

CIVIQ Smartscapes is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities | Females | Veterans | Disabled

How can we help you?

1 (508) 381-2900

430 Fortune Blvd
Milford, MA 01757