Job Description :
Field Service Technician

Philadelphia PA

11 Months

Job description:


Tester/Field technician to perform pre-install HW checkout of customer Field equipment at contractor warehouse in Philadelphia, PA on a complex project within the transportation industry.

Basically, need to have good communication skills, ability to read HW diagrams, install SW on the device, and basic Hardware and software testing skills (see more detailed skills desired below

The job would be to perform pre-installation Hardware checkout, following a scripted test, of large transportation system devices including fare media kiosks to purchase fare media, fare turnstiles, and fare ADA gates.


Experience performing test functions for data acquisition systems
A broad understanding of current hardware and software technologies and the proven ability to efficiently provide test analysis services for large scale complex systems.
Demonstrated ability to meet schedules and multi-task.
Outstanding oral and written communications skills in both technical and client facing situations.

College or 2 year associate college degree is required. Must have the ability to communicate and write effectively. Must have good customer facing testing skills.
Minimum 2-3 years of related technical experience, including 2 years performing systems analysis and test development for large, technically complex systems.

Knowledge of RF ID systems
Ability to read/create electrical drawings and knowledge of troubleshooting, test, and repair techniques
PC Proficiency including knowledge of Microsoft Word, SharePoint, JIRA, Excel, SQL, Office, and Outlook
Understand the proper use of power/hand-tools, and when it is appropriate to use insulated tools
Ability to read/create schematics, drawings, and company technical publications
A thorough knowledge of electrical/electronic components and equipment, including the use of special instruments for diagnostic purposes
Good understanding of Microsoft OS Windows 7, XP, and CE
Experience working with financial systems
A background in large scale transaction systems in the state and local transit agencies.
Experience working in a team environment where team members are geographically dispersed.