Technoprops Senior Electronics Technician

Technology (IT, IS, Media Systems) Los Angeles, CA


Position at Industrial Light & Magic

Position Summary

Technoprops is well known for its wide range of Virtual Production hardware including HMCs (Helmet Mounted Cameras), Virtual Cameras, Animatronics, Miniatures and bespoke hardware. As part of the team, the Senior Electronics Technician manages the assembly, troubleshooting and repair of electronics in Technoprops products.

What You’ll Do

  • Collaborate with design teams to improve manufacturability, reliability and overall quality and presentation of product
  • Assemble and wire intricate multi-PCB enclosures for high reliability
  • Hand place and solder thru-hole and SMT components
  • Test products using standard tools, in-house software and purpose-built Python scripts
  • Diagnose and repair assemblies that employ op amp circuits, linear and switching power supplies, MCUs, FPGAs and various communication protocols
  • Manage on-hand inventory and project-based orders of electronic components to minimize assembly delays
  • Document assembly procedures and train other assemblers and technicians

What We’re Looking For

  • AS Degree in Electronics or equivalent understanding of analog and digital electronics
  • Read and understand electronic schematics and multi-layer PCB layouts. Cross-probe between schematic and PCB
  • Mount and rework leadless and BGA components down to 0.35 mm pitch with IPC-2 or IPC-3 level quality
  • Great eyesight and exceptional coordination
  • Ability to precisely follow direction with a calm and patient demeanor
  • Experience with Altium Designer, git, MPLAB, Code Composer, Python or general networking is a plus

This position is with Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Industrial Light & Magic. Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Lucasfilm fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world. **FOR U.S. BASED NEW HIRES ONLY:** We are taking a responsible approach to creating environments that allow us to do what we do best - entertain and inform millions around the world. As part of our commitment to health and safety, COVID-19 vaccines are required for current U.S. salaried and non-union hourly employees, as well as all newly hired U.S. employees.