Electronic Technologist

IVL Audio Inc.

June 04, 2014

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Company Overview: 

IVL Audio Inc. develops innovative audio products.  We have an opening for an Electronic Technologist in our office in Victoria, B.C.  IVL does design and development in-house and manufacturing at various offshore contract manufacturers.  Our R&D office is small and as such everyone is called on to handle a broad range of tasks and work on multiple projects. IVL offers the right candidate a challenging and stimulating work environment with a comprehensive compensation package. For more info see www.ivl.com.

Job Summary: 

To assist in the design, implementation, test and documentation of a wide range of audio products including:

  • Design of analog and digital circuits
  • Schematic entry and PC layout
  • Assembly, debugging and test of prototypes
  • Documenting products for hand-off to manufacturing
  • Developing and documenting test procedures
  • Additional design and/or project management responsibilities depending on capabilities and experience.  IVL offers an upward career path. 

Desired Qualifications & Experience:

  • Diploma in Electronic Engineering Technology
  • PCB design experience
  • Good soldering and prototype assembly skills
  • Understanding of analog design, troubleshooting, and measurement of audio signals
  • Possess a good understanding of digital circuits and ability to use hardware debug tools such as emulators, JTAG debuggers, and oscilloscopes
  • Familiarity with EMI and ESD testing procedures
  • Understanding of mechanical design process and issues
  • Ability to create clear and concise documentation

Skills & Characteristics:

  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • The ability to balance creativity, quality, cost-effectiveness and achievability
  • Strong commitment to succinct, accurate documentation throughout entire project cycles
  • High energy level and enjoyment of challenge
  • Strong sense of personal accountability
How To Apply: 

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter with salary expectation and resume to jobs@ivl.com indicating "Electronic Technician" in the subject line.  We thank all those that apply,however, only those selected for interview will be contacted.