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Raytheon Technologies Sr Tech Support Engineer I in Tucson, Arizona

About Us:

At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trailblaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating.

Raytheon Missiles & Defense (RMD) Operations Engineering (OpsEng) provides premier engineering and manufacturing support expertise to enable on-time, lowest cost hardware delivery with performance and reliability that exceed customer expectations. OpsEng executes across all phases of a Program including proposal capture, process development, transition to production, and production support.

Operations Engineering's engagement with RMD products is not just limited to RMD manufacturing sites. We support our large supplier network and international builds with deployment of engineers. These engineers help to resolve supplier issues before they come into RMD factories; as well as helping to integrate Major End Items (MEIs) at domestic and international sites.

Your experience as an RMD Technical Support Engineer will position you well for organizational advancement along both technical and managerial career paths.

Apply your Technical Support Engineering expertise to help in protecting our Nation and our Warfighters. Be part of the future of RMD Manufacturing.

Job Summary:

This position will support the Ultra Precision Machining Center within the Tucson, Arizona Manufacturing Facility and will be responsible for process development, continuous improvement, and the creation of CNC machine programs.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:

Create and optimize multi-axis CNC machining programs

Develop tooling and fixture concepts to satisfy technical data package requirements

Support the manufacturing floor, troubleshoot and improve upon existing manufacturing processes

Support new product introduction and development

Generate tooling concepts and cycle time estimates for bidding purposes

Qualifications You Must Have:

  • 4+ years of directly related experience with CNC programming and metal fabrication

  • Demonstrated proficiency in the use of CAD/CAM software including 4-axis programming

  • Bachelor’s degree or an additional e ight (8) years of related experience can be considered in lieu of degree completion.

  • 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:

  • Demonstrated experience with Creo CAD Software

  • Demonstrated experience with MasterCAM CAM Software.

  • Experience creating, documenting and verifying elements of a Manufacturing Data Package

  • 5-axis programming experience

  • Demonstrated experience working with automated manufacturing cells

  • Knowledge of military and industry standards and specifications

  • Experience using SAP shop floor production software

  • Demonstrated ability to develop tool and fixture concepts related to CNC machining

  • Ability to work long hours standing and working in a factory environment

  • Ability to setup and operate CNC machines in support of manufacturing process development and prove-in

  • Ability to properly apply standard and geometric dimensioning & tolerancing

  • Demonstrated ability to drive continuous improvement in manufacturing

  • Ability to identify pertinent design factors such as ease of manufacture, availability of materials, CNC machine/tool capabilities and communicate alternative options with stakeholders

  • Demonstrated success working in a fast paced manufacturing environment

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

    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.