DRS Technologies, Inc. Products/Process Engineering Technician II in Dallas, Texas
DRS Technologies, Inc.
DRS Technologies is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.
Headquartered in Washington, DC, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website atwww.drs.com.
DRS Electro Optical Infrared Systems (EOIS) is primarily located in Dallas, Texas and Melbourne, Florida. We develop, manufacture, and support infrared and electro-optical solutions for soldiers, ground vehicles and airborne platforms. We offer an exciting and challenging work environment, a competitive salary and benefits package, and a business culture that rewards performance.
Developing Talent and Culture at a World Class Company!
As a Process Engineering Technician, the successful candidate will be responsible for equipment, process development, and sustaining activities for Infrared Sensor packaging and test operations. This job requires developing, documenting, and maintaining processes for assembly and test of Infrared Sensors.
Basic Qualifications and Required Skills
Education: High school diploma or GED and 1+ years applicable engineering experience.
Capable of working in a Class 100 Clean Room
Self-starter with excellent verbal communication and documentation skills.
Flexible and able to perform a wide variety of tasks and processes
Ability to work with minimum direction/supervision, regular reporting of progress and status
Computer literate & skilled in use of MS Office
Detail-oriented, creative problem-solver
Supports acquisition of hardware and software as needed
Support engineering with moderately complex engineering duties and/or hands-on tasks.
Desired Qualifications and Skills
Experience with infrared imaging systems and opto-mechanical design
Experience/familiarity with digital cameras and microscopes
Proficiency with electronic instruments and test equipment
Experience with FTIRs
Assist in defining engineering requirements, specify design and components, assemble, characterize and validate new lasers or improvements of existing laser systems.
Identify optical components including lenses, laser materials, fiber optics, and other related components.
Assist in the specification, purchasing, and qualification of laser parts.
Writes test procedures and protocols to assess product reliability and evaluates the ability of products to meet performance standards and specifications.
Debugs test hardware and software.
Duties and Responsibilities
Knolwedge of packaging practices and processes
Involved with the design, development, modification and analysis of various electronics systems.
Involved with the design and development of test programs to measure the functionality and integrity of products.
Involved in the development, characterization and improvement of laser systems.
Troubleshoots and diagnoses malfunctions in existing products or systems and makes modifications as needed.
Specify and evaluate supplier components, subsystems and services
Provide technical expertise and assistance to other engineers and support personnel
Interact with technical management, other professionals, technicians and support personnel to coordinate, recommend and confer regarding technical activities and progress.
Ability to read mechanical drawings and interpret GD&T
Other duties as assigned
Capable of lifting up to 20lbs, 20% of time
Walking up to 25% of time
Climbing up to 10% of time
Sitting up to 75% of time
Standing up to 10% of time
Stooping up to 10% of time
Kneeling up to 10% of time
- Travel up to 15% of time
Only candidates that meet the qualifications as outlined above will be contacted for further information.
Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.Only US citizens are eligible for a Security Clearance.
DRS Technologies, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. #C4ISR