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Electronics Lab Technician (3-MONTH Contract)

Morse Micro

Morse Micro

Sydney, NSW, Australia
Posted on Tuesday, November 7, 2023

Are you an experienced electronics lab technician who is familiar with testing and assembly? Would you like to help build the next generation Wi-Fi chips that will enable a new generation of Internet of Things (IoT) devices?

Morse Micro is Australia’s fastest growing semiconductor company that is shaping the future of Wi-Fi technology for the multi-billion dollar Internet of Things markets. You will be working with experienced professionals and engineers, some of whom are the team that invented the original Wi-Fi technology that is ubiquitous today.

As our Electronics Lab Technician you will be based at Morse Micro Headquarters in Sydney and play a key supportive role across all areas of lab operations, production, maintenance, and support functions by performing essential electronics technical lab work.

This role is required on a full-time basis, for 3-months between December 2023 - February 2024. Note the offices do not close over the holiday period (other than public holidays). There will be a possibility to extend in a casual capacity.

Responsibilities include:

  • Making components and assembling products in accordance with work instructions and provided training
  • Assist in rework and modification tasks, including soldering activities and cable assembly
  • Getting involved in all areas of lab and production operations including setup, maintenance and support activities, as-required
  • Assist in receiving goods and other inventory management tasks, including serialisation, labelling processes, and stock-takes
  • Contributing to best practice quality control and continuous improvement activities
  • Update documentation where appropriate
  • Provide feedback to improve processes and systems

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Previous experience as an Electronic Assembler with an electronic engineering or manufacturing background would be ideal
  • Be familiar with SMT (surface mount) and T-H (through-hole) technologies and component polarities.
  • Be able to solder to a high standard using leaded and non-leaded alloys, consistently.
  • Be familiar with hand tools that are commonly used in electronic production (cutters, pliers, tweezers, wire strippers, screwdrivers etc)
  • Have experience following testing procedures and using test jigs/fixtures (including running command line programs on the terminal via serial communications)
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy
  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Reliable & punctual

Check out what it's like to work at Morse Micro:

Who we are:

Morse Micro is Australia’s largest semiconductor company building Wi-Fi HaLow (802.11ah) chips for the Internet of Things (IoT). We are a team of wireless experts that love to work hard, innovate & invent. Together, we are building the world’s lowest power Wi-Fi technology that will enable billions of IoT devices to connect securely to the internet. We are a global team with offices in Sydney & Picton (Australia), Irvine & Boston (USA), Bangalore (India), Cambridge (UK), Taipei (Taiwan) and Hangzhou (China).

What we offer:

  • Join a high performing, inclusive company where you can make a real impact
  • Lots of snacks & drinks, incl barista coffee & some of the world’s best beers
  • Work besides and learn from some of the world’s most experienced engineers

If you are interested in growing a deep-tech startup into a unicorn and getting the best out of a world-class engineering team, then send your resume and application letter to and tell us why you should become Morse Micro's Electronics Lab Technician.