RF Engineering Support Technician

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
About Us:
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, you have the opportunity to try new things and make a bigger difference across a broader end-to-end solution, a richer technology and product set, an expanded range of disciplines, a growing global footprint and a more diverse team of colleagues and customers.

Job Summary:
Engineering Support Technicians are responsible for providing support on modifying, installing, and repairing Engineering builds and systems. Work may include assignments to a team of engineering support personnel that addresses a wide array of engineering environments such as Prototyping, Radio Frequency, High Voltage, field service, engineering installations, and repairs of returned materials. In the different Engineering environments, the candidate will be responsible for utilizing their skills to assemble, rework, and modify Engineering prototype sub-assemblies, final assemblies and systems per engineering drawings and/or work instructions.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
Build and modify Engineering prototype micro-assemblies and micro-subassemblies to ensure proper operation per established criteria. Perform required repairs to returned/damaged units back to an operational state. This may include:
  • Replacing engineering mechanical and micro-electrical components.
  • Works from preliminary design drawings, sketches, and schematics as well as oral and written instructions.
  • Follows Manufacturing Engineers and Responsible Engineering Authorities sequence of operations to fabricate, assemble, and troubleshoot electro-mechanical manufacturing and development systems, sub-systems, units, control devices and associated test equipment.
  • Fabricates, assembles, troubleshoots, and tests cables to include cable splicing and connector attachment for all types of cables using both hand and automated tooling.
  • Sets up operates a variety of standard and specialized opto-electronic test equipment in conducting test to determine the quality of electro-mechanical equipment or multiple banks of inter-related electro-mechanical equipment. Diagnoses the cause of malfunctions and makes necessary adjustments.
This position can be a Tech Support Specialist or a Tech Support Specialist, based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • 6 years of experience in manufacturing, fabrication or similar discipline which could include military experience.
  • CCA micro-manufacturing and CCA micro-rework experience.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Active Secret Clearance or the ability to obtain a Secret Clearance
  • Ability to obtain and maintain the following certifications:
    • IPC CIS J-STD-001 solder certification
    • IPC CIS 610 Certification
    • IPC CIS 620 Certification

Qualifications We Value:
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) to effectively communicate across all levels of the organization.
  • Experience with Fabrication processes such as bonding and coating.
  • Knowledge in the use of o-scopes, network analyzers, and signal generators.
  • Experience operating and troubleshooting vacuum systems
  • Experience reading mechanical drawings and electric schematics
  • Experience with communication systems and interconnect (fiber optic cables, coax, Ethernet)
  • Ability to work with large and small teams, depending on circumstances

What We Offer:
Whether youre 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.

This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here: https://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm

This position is located in beautiful Tucson, AZ. Tucson has a friendly, caring and laid-back atmosphere, combined with the innovation and energy of a metropolitan region and recognized as one of Americas 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of natures best work. Tucson is known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days per year, Tucsons fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the outdoors year-round.



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RF Engineering Support Technician

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

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