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QSC, LLC - Power Engineering Technician

Posted On: 2020-1-7
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA


QSC thrives where innovative technology and compelling audio-visual experiences intersect. For over 50 years, QSC has pioneered the technology and solutions that enable immersive cinema, live performance audio, themed entertainment, digital collaboration and meeting experiences for our customers and partners around the world. A globally recognized innovator in the design, engineering, and manufacture of category leading high-performance loudspeakers, digital mixers, power amplifiers, audio processors, digital cinema solutions, and the Q-SYS™ software-based audio, video and control Ecosystem.
By joining the QSC team, you will be in a challenging, collaborative, fun, and innovative environment. We encourage employees to take ownership, to color outside the lines, and to imagine possibilities. Our culture is casual but dynamic, with cross-functional teams collaborating on creating memorable audio-visual experiences that deliver joy to people, wherever they are. At QSC, fun and hard work go hand in hand. Join us and make a difference in the way people experience movies, meetings, presentations, live performances, and much more.
QSC seeks an experienced and self-motivated engineering technician who is interested in professional audio plus analog and digital circuitry. QSC is one of the world’s leading designers and manufacturers of professional AV and control systems and we need a technician to help us move forward. QSC is a friendly, laid-back environment where “work hard, have fun” is literally one of the corporate values.
The engineering technician will be responsible for in-depth testing and qualification of QSC products, with an emphasis on power amplifier and power supply circuitry. The technician will also be responsible for supporting the engineering staff with design troubleshooting, circuit repair and modification, and laboratory maintenance.
The engineering technician must have a solid understanding of electronics and electronic circuit troubleshooting. The engineering technician will also be responsible for prototyping and test fixture creation for QSC products and laboratory test gear.
This position is located in the Costa Mesa, California office.


Duties and Responsibilities:
Formal test and qualification of QSC products
Digital and analog circuitry troubleshooting and failure analysis, repair, and modification
Prototyping of circuits and design of test fixtures and assemblies
Maintain the power laboratories at QSC

Education and Experience:

Minimum of an Associate’s Degree in ET, BSET or BSEE preferred
7+ years relevant experience in electronic circuit testing, troubleshooting, and repair, and related test equipment including signal generators, analyzers, oscilloscopes, and multi-meters
Excellent troubleshooting and failure analysis skills are required
Excellent through-hole and SMD soldering skills are required
Excellent prototyping skills required
Excellent organizational skills required
Excellent critical thinking and decision-making skills required
Excellent computing skills required
Good communication skills in English required, both written and oral
Ability to produce results in a dynamic work environment required
Must be self-motivated in order to achieve assigned objectives with minimal supervision
Power electronics background a plus
Musician or other audio background a plus
Programming experience (C++, Lua) a plus

How to Apply:

Please apply on our careers site and mention AES when applying:

Please mention AES001349 when applying for this position.

About QSC, LLC

1675 MacArthur Blvd.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Phone: +1 714 754 6175
Email: Send Email

QSC, LLC, is a globally recognized leader in the design, engineering, and manufacture of award winning high performance audio products including power amplifiers, loudspeakers, digital mixers, digital signal processors (DSP), and the Q-SYS networked audio, video, and control platform. Uniquely leveraging a broad range of technologies located under one roof, QSC products outperform the sum of their parts by delivering reliable, scalable, and flexible solutions for professional installed, portable, production, corporate, and cinema customers worldwide.

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