Job Description Acara Solutions is currently seeking a Production Specialist in Simsbury, CT! Our client offers one of the industry’s most comprehensive power and RF/microwave discrete semiconductor product portfolios. The DPG encompasses two business units, the Power Discrete & Modules BU and the RF/Microwave Discretes BU. Markets that the PDM & RF/MW Discretes BU’s address include: alternative energy, industrial, medical, defense, commercial aviation, communications, embedded systems, motor control, power solutions, sensors and security. Products include industry leading RF products such as: – Surface Acoustic Wave (SAW) components and modules. – SAW dispersive delay line modules for RADAR pulse compression. – Voltage Controlled SAW Oscillators (VCSO) with exceptionally low phase noise performance Job Summary Creates modules by hand soldering surface mount electronic components and Surface Acoustic Wave (SAW) devices to PCBs, using MIL-STD 883, J-STD and company processes. Fabricates wiring harnesses, cable and connector assemblies. Mechanically assembles the individual components into a completed product using proper ESD procedures. Responsibilities include the following: * Soldiers electronic components, wiring harnesses and installs SAW components on printed circuit boards (PCB) using assembly drawings and travelers provided through computer networking. * Completes module assembly by installing PCB into module case using assembly drawings and traveler provided through computer networking. * Performs quality inspection of purchased and manufactured products in accordance with established company procedures before and after any assembly task. * Documents all instances of inspection thru the Work Order Event Database. Reports any unusual discrepancies or problems promptly to management. * Signs off traveler and moves product forward to Inventory or Test department. * Proactively participate in Lean Manufacturing activities. * Other tasks as assigned. Required Skills / Qualifications: – Minimum HS Diploma – Minimum 2 years of experience with electronic assembly – Minimum 2 years of soldering experience Preferred Skills / Qualifications: – IPC J-STD-001 certification – Microscope experince Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron?s strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status. Aleron companies; Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, Viaduct, and Aleron’s strategic partner, SDI are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.