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Raytheon Technologies Advanced Manufacturing and Testing Technician in East Hartford, Connecticut

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United States of America


RC1: United Tech Research Center 411 Silver Lane, East Hartford, CT, 06108 USA

Raytheon Technologies Corporation

Raytheon Technologies Corporation is an Aerospace and Defense company that provides advanced systems and services for commercial, military and government customers worldwide. It comprises four industry-leading businesses – Collins Aerospace Systems, Pratt & Whitney, Raytheon Intelligence & Space and Raytheon Missiles & Defense. Its 195,000 employees enable the company to operate at the edge of known science as they imagine and deliver solutions that push the boundaries in quantum physics, electric propulsion, directed energy, hypersonics, avionics and cybersecurity. The company, formed in 2020 through the combination of Raytheon Company and the United Technologies Corporation aerospace businesses, is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

To realize our full potential, Raytheon Technologies is committed to creating a company where all employees are respected, valued and supported in the pursuit of their goals. We know companies that embrace diversity in all its forms not only deliver stronger business results, but also become a force for good, fueling stronger business performance and greater opportunity for employees, partners, investors and communities to succeed.

Raytheon Technologies Research Center The Technology & Engineering organization is comprised of the global engineering function, several focused centers of expertise, and our advanced Research & Development Facility – the Research Center. By combining a passion for science with precision engineering, we create smart, sustainable solutions that prove we can do the big things the right way.

Position Overview

The Physical Sciences Department at the Raytheon Technologies Research Center has an exciting opportunity for a research technician in the area of Advanced Manufacturing and Mechanical Behavior. The position will entail working with a dynamic interdisciplinary team that develops solutions for product and material development challenges. The candidate will be part of a team responsible for application development and execution of test protocols to assess the mechanical performance of advanced materials, components, and structures. The team is integral to many of the innovation research projects at Raytheon Technologies Research Center. The team also works with the various business units of RTX to resolve technical issues.

Specific required job responsibilities include:

  • Operation and programming of servohydraulic and electromechanical load frames

  • Instrumentation and data acquisition configuration

  • Utilization of industrial equipment for coatings and materials deposition

  • Data reduction and plot creation

Optional job responsibilities include:

  • Test rig fabrication / machining

  • LABVIEW programming

  • Strain gaging

  • Wear and tribology testing and evaluation

  • Welding experience or familiarity

  • Robotic device programming


AA/AS degree, Technical/Business School Certificate or Diploma, Skilled Trades Apprenticeship, or other post high school training (two years duration) with minimum of 5 years experience preferred


The preferred candidate will have a demonstrated knowledge of mechanical testing and materials property validation, specifically generating and reducing experimental data. In addition, experience with test instrumentation, test rig fabrication, material test equipment, data acquisition systems, and/or electrical systems would be ideal.

Work Authorization: US Citizen or Green Card Holder required

Location: East Hartford CT

Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.