Raytheon Technologies Engineering Prototyping and Fabrication Tech Support Specialist in Tucson, Arizona
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trailblazer new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating.
The Test Equipment and Environments Center (TE&EC) is within the Systems Integration & Test directorate at Raytheon Missiles and Defense. The Test Equipment and Environments Center (TE&EC) includes all of the engineering disciplines responsible for systems design & test on all Raytheon Missile Defense (RMD) products. Our engineers are responsible for all elements of the development lifecycle for test including: test requirements, test system design, flight simulations, hardware-in-the-loop, computer-in-the-loop, advanced engineering prototyping technology, flight operations for manned and unmanned vehicles, environmental testing, environmental characterization and engineering laboratory management. We are hands-on, designing with the latest technology and tools, and integrate state of the art test solutions with the most advanced engineering systems in the world.
The Engineering Prototyping & Fabrication department is seeking Electrical Prototyping Fabrication Technicians to work in an engineering environment to co-develop engineering hardware in accordance with customer and internal requirements, as well as industry standards. Candidates will collaborate with multi-disciplined design teams across multiple projects to bring design concepts to fruition, providing rapid engineering, fabrication and prototyping solutions throughout the entire product lifecycle.
Responsibilities to Anticipate:
Fabricating electrical hardware from drawings, schematics, 3D models, written notes and verbal instruction
Co-developing electronic, electro-optical, electro-mechanical and mechanical assemblies
Originating and preforming methods to verify, troubleshoot and analyze new hardware
Performing electrical layout, construction, modification, testing, adjustment, verification and prove-in of prototype electronic equipment
Attending electrical/mechanical engineering drawing peer reviews to provide critical input to translate engineering design specifications into producible prototypes
Assessing designs, ensuring productibility, maintainability, safety and reliability
Designing basic circuits and harnesses to meet quick turn requirements
Qualifications You Must Have:
High school, secondary school, or equivalent with a minimum of six (6) years of experience in an engineering environment.
Six (6) or more years of experience testing and fabricating electrical assemblies in two or more of the following areas: cables, wire harnesses, breakout boxes or chassis
Six (6) years or more experience designing and developing test equipment
Previous work experience reading and interpreting electrical and mechanical drawings and schematics.
The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
Qualifications We Value:
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Strong understanding of engineering principals and design techniques
Effective interpersonal skills in order to develop report and build positive relationships with both internal and external customers
Ability to work with engineers to determine best practices, design for servicing, and maintainability
Experience analyzing and interpreting schematics and drawings to identify producibility issues
Experience using Microsoft Office and Adobe software, including 3D-PDF
Motivated self-starter with the ability to use good judgement and to work independently or collaboratively in an engineering environment
Associates degree in related field; OR military electronics or avionics training, OR vocational or college program certificate
Familiarity with 3D drawings and CAD tools
Ability to prioritize work, understanding of schedule and budgets
J-STD-001 Solder certification
IPC 610 & 620 Acceptability certifications and inspection experience
Experience working in an environment where your work is post-build inspected
Experience with the fabrication and cleaning of High Pressure / High Purity Gas Systems
What We Offer :
Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.
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.