Electrical Test Technician 

Engineering technicians will play an instrumental role in the success of Lunar Energy by helping to build and test all of our key hardware products in a lab environment.  We’re looking for someone to be both hands-on with our products as well as a leader to shape and manage a growing technician organization. We are looking for people who are passionate about a more sustainable and energy-independent future and want to make that vision a reality. An ideal candidate is someone who is excited to collaborate with a diverse and dedicated team.

Lunar Energy was founded to transition homes to 100% clean energy—making our electricity greener, our air cleaner and our energy more safe, secure and reliable for all. We’re a fast-growing, global company building the world’s best clean energy products to electrify all homes and connect communities to form clean, resilient virtual power plants.

On a given day at Lunar, you’ll likely…

  • Organize and manage lab equipment (power supplies, scopes, probes, thermal cameras)
  • Organize and manage prototype test setups/fixtures given wiring diagrams, schematics, and wiring harness drawings
  • Perform troubleshooting on circuits, down to device level, in collaboration with the EE team
  • Perform soldering, mechanical assembly, fabrication of simple test boxes and cables
  • Perform system and equipment level testing per Engineering direction
  • Prepare test articles and support post-test product tear-downs in collaboration with reliability and test teams.
  • Feedback of product performance/inadequacies to Engineering
  • Evaluate technician requirements and support the build out of the Lunar technician organization.
  • Maintain a clean, safe, and organized working environment throughout builds and engineering tests.
  • Safely manage materials and equipment including ability to drive a forklift, and proper ESD protocols for electronics.
  • Experience with prototype builds, test, fixture builds
  • Experience with CAD work and softwares such as onshape, Solid works
  • Experience reading schematics, electrical and mechanical BOMs, electrical diagrams, wiring diagrams and drawings
  • Nice to haves, experience with PCB layout software experience (Altium preferred) and/or high voltage electronics (~500V DC range)

Desired Skills:

  • Associate degree in Electronics, or similar, and/or 5 years of experience in the field
  • 2+ years of experience working in an R&D or development lab environment in close collaboration with engineering staff.
  • Good interpersonal skills with ability to work effectively with other individuals in a team or project setting
  • You are self-motivated and able to work with little supervision, consistently take the initiative to get things done, do things before being asked by others.
  • Ability to consistently make timely decisions even in the face of complexity; balancing systematic analysis with decisiveness
  • Some Production support experience, software development experience

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation package + equity
  • Comprehensive benefits - medical, dental and vision
  • 15 PTO days + 10 paid holidays
  • 401(k) 
  • Paid parental leave for all full time employees: 12 weeks paid parental leave for the birthing mother, 6 weeks paid parental leave for the non-birthing parent 
  • Wellbeing: partnerships with GymPass, SoFi, Carrot, Headspace, One Medical, and more!

Our Compensation Philosophy: Our goal is to ensure that all Lunar Energy employees are fairly compensated. Please note that the salary range information that follows is a good faith estimate for this position provided pursuant to the Pay Transparency for Pay Equity Act for California applicants. The hourly range estimate for this position depending on level of experience is: $40 - $55 USD.

The actual offer, reflecting the total compensation package & benefits, will be at the company’s sole discretion, and determined by factors including but not limited to years of experience, job level, geographic location, and other relevant business considerations. The company also reserves the right to amend or modify this job description, employee perks, and benefits at any time.

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