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Engineer Test

Union City, CA
November 27, 2018

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Frank G. Tang

Union City, California, *****510-***-**** •


Managed multiple EUT/DUT staging and bring up, for in house and 3rd party EMC compliance testing. Troubleshoot failures, perform root cause analysis, and provide feedback on possible corrective measure to resolve failure in detailed reports for management engineering teams. WORK EXPERIENCE

Infinera Corporation, Sunnyvale, California Mar 2017 – Sep 2018 EMC Compliance/Regulatory Engineer, Contract

Manage various systems to meet CISPR 32/35, FCC part 15, EN 55022/55024, GR 1089, GR 63, ETSI, etc. standards.

Setup, stage and bring up systems using integrated Command Line Interface (CLI).

Validate internal or external (JDSU) traffic transmit and receive for test.

Disassemble and assemble EUT for environmental testing.

Worked with test lab to monitor testing and setup.

Create test plan and schedule test time for EUT.

Draft configuration document of components and equipment for test Arista Networks, Santa Clara, California Aug 2016 – Mar 2017 EMC Compliance/Regulatory Engineer, Contract

Managed company sustaining projects, including and not limited to SFP's, power supply, fan modules, and legacy standalone units (one and two line cards).

Verify products comply with CISPR 32/35, FCC part 15, EN 55022/55024 standards.

Assist with Safety and Homologation.

Review final EMC reports after concluding test, to acquire test certificate for product.

Complete and report EMC test results for projects within projected deadline.

Create test plans and schedule projects under test at third party test facility.

Stage and bring up system for test using software image.

Ensure traffic transmits in diagnostic or operating mode.

Analyze and debug anomalies when noise margin is above the allowable limit.

Provide root cause analysis and potential resolution during debug for product improvement to engineering team.

Update and consult with project managers on projects results and data from test.

Work with 3


party test lab for in house testing at China and Brazil facilities. Cisco Systems, San Jose, California Jan 2015 – Jul 2016 EMC Compliance Engineer, Contract

Project managed multiple projects including scheduling and testing equipment under test

(EUTs), from floor standing, tabletop, power supplies, optics, etc.

Engage with vendors and business unit to analyze and resolve anomalies discovered during test while meeting strict First Commercial Shipment (FCS) dates.

Check software used on the system to ensure it is compatible with the pluggable line cards and TMGs (transceiver module group).

System staging and bring up for equipment/unit under test (EUT/UUT) to perform radiated/conducted emission and immunity, electric static discharge (ESD), surge, etc., using various test software and equipment.

Setup IXIA traffic generator, customize for various speeds across multiple platforms. Frank G. Tang

Union City, California, 94587 • 510-***-**** •

Executed tests in anechoic chambers and shielded immunity rooms to ensure they did not exceed Cisco’s maximum permissible exposure (MPE) limit.

Use absorbers and ferrite to manage radiation during test.

Perform EMC compliance testing, conforming to company, worldwide regulation, standards and procedures; CISPR 22/24, EN 55022/55024, FCC part 15.

Create/review test plans for manager and peers, providing weekly status updates.

Document and generate detailed reports for the team and business unit (BU).

Support various product lines and installations (floor standing to table top).

Test both DC and AC power at various voltage levels. Carl Zeiss, X-Ray Microscopy, Pleasanton, California Jun 2014 – Jan 2015 Associate Test Engineer

Test Zeiss Xradia Versa’s high-resolution 3D X-Ray Microscope products following procedures and automation test.

Assemble Versa products using lean manufacturing and 5S methodology.

Document and trouble-shoot detected anomalies to find a resolution for mechanical, hardware, and software issues.

Ghost computers in preparation to install in Versa X-Ray microscopes.

Test products using automated testing for client specific product builds. Cisco Systems, San Jose, California Mar 2013 – Nov 2013 Hardware Test Engineer, Contract

Validate Cisco products for authentication.

Interact with Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM’s) to confirm units are genuine.

Draft detailed analysis reports for the legal team, potentially used in a court of law.

Communicate with Cisco clients to confirm authenticity of units submitted for investigation and provided results assessed during testing.


Compliance: Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), Maximum Permissible Exposure (MPE), Radio Frequency

(RF) Test, Anechoic Chamber, Shielded Immunity Room

Hardware: Digital multi meter, spectrum analyzer, EMI receiver, IXIA, signal generator, amplifier, power meter, oscilloscope, Teseq, EMCPro, Kikusui power supply, coupling decoupling network(CDN), surge CDN, line impedance stabilization network(LISN), ESD gun

Software: Command Line Interface (CLI), Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, EMISoft-Vasona ORGANIZATIONS

IEEE, San Jose State University 2011 – 2013

VP of Operations, Advisor and Liaison

Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technology, SJSU 2011 – 2013 Event Coordinator, Advisor and Liaison


B.S. Electrical Engineering, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA LANGUAGES

Chinese – Cantonese, Chinese – Toi-san, Chinese – Mandarin

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