Engineering Technician

Date: Feb 1, 2024

Location: San Jose, California, United States

Company: Super Micro Computer

Job Req ID: 22019

About Supermicro:

Supermicro® is a Top Tier provider of advanced server, storage, and networking solutions for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/ Big Data, Hyperscale, HPC and IoT/Embedded customers worldwide. We are the #5 fastest growing company among the Silicon Valley Top 50 technology firms. Our unprecedented global expansion has provided us with the opportunity to offer a large number of new positions to the technology community. We seek talented, passionate, and committed engineers, technologists, and business leaders to join us.

Job Summary:

Supermicro is looking for an experienced Engineering Technician to join our sever production team. The potential candidate are responsible for assembly, testing and repair systems and the support of the complete server and storage solutions. We are looking for someone who will jump right in and take the reigns.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Includes the following essential duties and responsibilities (other duties may also be assigned)

• Perform assembly/testing & repair requirements to meet customer satisfaction
• Quality Control for each ECO rework applies to meet commercial standards
• ESD-safe work environment and procedures experience
• Follow SOP and schedule to meet daily demand and quality
• Follow supervisor’s instruction and testing procedures
• Handling and assembly of small parts, (such as socket pinning) and cable assembly
• Good understanding of system hardware and software testing for validation the best solution
• Solid HW system design and diagnostics skills, as well as a good understanding of BIOS, drivers, and application
• Work with the teams to resolve product issues discovered during testing
• Conduct functional and compatibility testing on various operating systems such as: Linux, Windows, etc.
• Perform server configuration and system performance testing


• AA degree in an engineering discipline. Computer Science, Computer Engineering and Electrical Engineering preferred.
• 3+ years’ experience in related areas preferred
• A Self-motivated team player with a positive attitude
• Strong communication and management skills
• Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
• Flexible, self-motivated, resourceful, reliable, trustworthy and productive
• Basic understanding of material logistics
• Motherboard and PC testing/repair experience
• Computer system assembly experience and skills
• The successful candidate needs to have solid HW system design and diagnostics skills, as well as a good understanding of how BIOS, drivers, and application loads can cause system issues
• Qualified candidate must have knowledge using MS applications (Excel, Word, Project, PowerPoint, Visio, etc.) 
• Position requires excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Candidate should be comfortable working in challenging, dynamic and fast-paced environment
• Understanding of hardware and software interactions; able to apply this understanding to resolve issues.
• Ability to work in highly demanding environment where teamwork is a must


Salary Range

$24.00 - $42.00 

The salary offered will depend on several factors, including your location, level, education, training, specific skills, years of experience, and comparison to other employees already in this role. In addition to a comprehensive benefits package, candidates may be eligible for other forms of compensation, such as participation in bonus and equity award programs.

EEO Statement

Supermicro is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of Supermicro to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or special disabled veteran, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or any other legally protected status.

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