Electronics Technician - Sr

Date: Sep 11, 2023

Location: Farmington Hills, MI, US, 48331

Company: North American Lighting

Job Summary

Who We Are 

North American Lighting Inc., member of the Koito Group of Companies, is the largest tier one automotive exterior lighting manufacturer in North America. As the market share leader in exterior automotive lighting, NAL provides advanced lighting technology, engineering design expertise, and state-of-the-art production capabilities to auto makers based in North America and around the world.  


Our Opportunity 

North American Lighting (NAL) is looking for a Senior Electronics Technician to join our team. The ideal candidate will assist in maintaining electronics lab, order components, equipment for lab for modifying, testing electronics such as LED Drivers, AFS electronics; work with Lead Electrical engineer in testing of prototypes electronics; and create load boxes and data acquisition setups. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Your Priorities 

  • Understand electronics schematics & the working environment of an electronics lab. 
  • Working level knowledge of CAD tools such as Catia, Solid Works, or Mentor DxDesigner for schematic to be able to read and modify electronics per modified schematics. 
  • Inventory lab equipment and maintain calibration metrics for all essential equipment. 
  • Ensure equipment is functional and updates to hardware/software are done to ensure latest level functionality. Communicate to immediate supervisor for items requiring updates. 
  • Understand and execute DV/PV test plans for multiple OEMs for EMC testing. 
  • Ability to use complex electronic instrumentation of Digital Oscilloscopes, data acquisition and EMC equipment of BCI, CI and RE. 


Your Background 

  • Associate’s Degree in technical or related discipline, plus 4 – 6 years’ comparable experience OR
  • High School Diploma or GED, plus 6 to 8 years of experience in quality or comparable experience. 


Experience in an Electronics Lab with a tier 1 automotive lighting supplier is preferred. 

At North American Lighting

Team Member Benefits 

World class health insurance plans 

Award winning 401k plan 

Relocation assistance 

Paid time off (vacation, sick, holidays, etc) 

Supplier discounts (wireless, computer, vehicle, etc.) 

Company sponsored wellness program including gym reimbursement 

Diversity at NAL: 

The mission of NAL’s Diversity Committee is to facilitate NAL’s ongoing and continuing efforts to foster a culture and atmosphere of mutual respect, for the benefit of all Team Members from different backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities that represent our communities. 

You can learn more about NAL and our opportunities at jobs.nal.com. 

All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, genetic information, and veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Requisition ID: 13352

Location: Farmington Hills 

Nearest Major Market: Detroit