Senior Electrical Technician

CEPTON is seeking a Senior Electrical Technician to work closely with engineering to create and validate prototypes, and support new product introduction to high volume manufacturing process.

Job Responsibilites:

  • Able to understand directions from engineering, and analyze and test electronic hardware using electrical schematics and layout.

  • Assemble and test prototype PCBA and troubleshoot down to component level with soldering station, oscilloscope, variable power supplies, DVM, Waveform & signal Generator, microscope, etc

  • Rework failure devices (including SMT, through-hole, IC chips) on PCBA to recover functionality and performance with soldering station, hot air equipment, microscope, etc

  • Build cabling and wiring as part of system integration

  • Good team player, collaborative with engineering to engage and complete projects in a fast-paced R&D environment

  • Reliable and independent work style, responsible for outputs and working well under pressure.


  • College level electrical engineering degree or equivalent degree/certificate plus 5+ years of working experience in the field

  • Understanding of circuitry basic theory

  • Strong experience and skillset on PCBA trouble shooting

  • Very solid skillset and high work quality on soldering work and touch-up rework on fine-pitch components

  • Ability to communicate effectively and work from rough engineering sketches and verbal instructions.

  • Hard working, disciplined, able to learn quickly


  • Competitive hourly pay rate

  • Medical insurance

  • Paid holidays and time off

  • Performance-based Spot Bonus

  • 401K

Cepton Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.