UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) Field Engineer


On Site
Full Time


Power supply
Preventive maintenance
Power electronics
Test equipment
Technical Support
Hand tools
Customer service
Security clearance
Access control

Job Details

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Los Angeles, CA; Oakland, CA; San Jose, CA

UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) Field Engineer

  • Provide troubleshooting and preventative maintenance services on UPS systems, AC / DC Rectifiers, Batteries, and Power Distribution Units (PDU's) at various customer sites.
  • Commission, maintain and provide emergency support for power electronics at customer sites within the designated geographic area.
  • Perform preventive maintenance, equipment start-ups, field modifications and/or battery replacements.
  • Participate in the development of Methods of Procedures (MOP), when required.
  • Participate in regular training sessions held at the company's headquarters utilizing test equipment to enhance troubleshooting skills.
  • Discuss problems related to maintenance or operation of equipment, with in-house and OEM technical support, when necessary.
  • Communicate with customer site personnel to keep them apprised of all onsite or equipment related issues.

  • 3-5 years working in the critical power industry with UPS, DC Power Systems and/or OEM experience.
  • Previous military experience in electronics or avionics - or- a 2-4 year technical degree or certificate.
  • Advanced ability to troubleshoot faults to component level on equipment such as UPS systems, batteries, DC power systems, PDU's, Inverter Systems, etc.
  • Knowledge of equipment manufacturers (OEM) specifications.
  • Capable of utilizing hand tools and test equipment to perform work.
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills.
  • Extremely customer service oriented.
  • Ability to work independently and resourceful with good initiative and discipline.
  • Must be able to perform repeated bending & lifting of up to 100 pounds during certain services.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and maintain a fully insurable status.
  • Must be willing to travel, work nights and weekends when necessary, and be available for on-call readiness 24/7 with occasional periods of extended travel.
  • Must be willing to apply for Security Clearance with the US Federal Government.