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Raytheon Technologies Electronic Test Technician in McKinney, Texas

Active U.S. DoD Secret Security Clearance required

Raytheon Intelligence & Space (RI&S) is looking to staff an Electronic Test Technician position located in McKinney, TX.

The effective candidate will perform a wide variety of technical tasks in support of processes, engineering, quality control, calibration, laboratories, production/test environment, line maintenance, and/or chemical handling.

Job responsibilities include, but not limited to the following:

  • Tests, troubleshoots, repairs, maintains and installs a variety of electronic, electromechanical, and mechanical, computer, laboratory and scientific systems and/or equipment.

  • May assist in the development of procedures.

  • Selects, sets up and operates engineering and scientific test equipment for test and integration and other production support of digital and analog circuitry, radio frequency modules, and circuit card assemblies

  • Observes, analyzes and reports test data; and when appropriate makes necessary repairs to equipment

  • Utilizes various engineering and scientific drawings, manuals and other related documentation in the performance of their tasks.

  • Work with both program-unique and commercial test equipment for digital, analog and radio frequency testing.

  • Checks for correctness of work.

  • Candidate must be able to clearly communicate their activities to team members, supervision, and program management.

U.S. Citizenship required as the candidate must have an Active U.S. DoD Secret Security Clearance day one of employment.

Required Skills

  • Minimum 6 years’ experience in electronics industry or equivalent military electronics experience

  • Extensive knowledge of radio frequency/microwave test methodology and measurement error reduction techniques.

  • Familiar with radio frequency /microwave measurement techniques using spectrum analyzers, scalar/vector network analyzers, power meters, signal generators, etc.

  • Familiar with digital and analog test equipment, such as logic analyzers, oscilloscopes, etc.

  • Ability to lift up to 25lbs

  • Ability to work literally from approved procedures, schematics, and verbal instructions

  • Ability to troubleshoot electronic circuits to component level and effectively identify failure trends

  • Ability to isolate problems between the test environment (test station, interface adapter, test cables, etc.) and the units under test and resolve as necessary

  • Select appropriate test equipment and configure it based on test specification

  • Ability to communicate technical issues by generating comprehensive failure entries which correlate failure modes back to the associated test specifications

  • Ability to interpret test data (plots, graphs, tabulated parameters, etc.) to choose pass/fail condition and resolve when further analysis is needed

  • Ability to operate temperature cycling ovens, burn-in equipment, leak check equipment

  • Ability to plan and maintain test schedules in a teaming environment simultaneously for multiple projects.

  • Ability to work in an enthusiastic manufacturing/production test/environmental test environment.

  • Ability to work autonomously and guide priorities on multiple tasks

  • Experienced in the use of computers and software applications (both desktop and technical)

  • Must be versed in computer architectures and data protocols in order to facilitate networking/interfacing with other test equipment

  • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.

Desired Skills

  • Direct experience with Radar System and subsystem (Transmitter, Receiver, Antenna, Signal/Data Processor, Power Supply, etc.) test and evaluation

  • Previous Production, testing, troubleshooting and depot experience

  • Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) programming experience

  • Analog test and Digital Signal Processor experience

  • Basic programming skills

Required Education

  • Associates Degree in Electronic Engineering Technology or equivalent, and/or Military Electronics training

Desired Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics or Radio Frequency Engineering


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.