Subject Matter Expert Sr Weld Engineer I or II (Multi Grade)

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Andover, MA 01810
The Metal Processes section of the Materials Engineering Department is currently in need of an individual with technical expertise in Welding Engineering to support all phases of design and manufacturing. Duties will include design for manufacturability reviews, process selection and definition, supplier assessment and recommendation, failure analysis, weld inspection, welding procedure development, training of welders and weld inspectors, and administration of the weld certification program. The majority of time will be spent supporting supplier manufacturing operations (in country, Saudi Arabia) by performing technical assessments, implementing process and design refinements, and monitoring and improving the quality of welded products. Candidate must be willing to work in Saudi Arabia for extended periods of time, typically in 12 month excursions.

This position can be a Salary Grade G08 or Salary G09 based on the candidates qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the positions.


U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require U.S. Security Clearance.

Required Skills:
  • A minimum of four (4) years of experience for a G08 and a minimum of six (6) years of experience for a G09 in welding or related discipline
  • Candidate must be bilingual in both Arabic and English languages, written and verbal.
  • AWS QC-1 or IIW Certification
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in either Welding, Mechanical, Electrical Engineering or Any Science Field.
  • U.S. Citizenship is required
Desired Skills:
  • Experience as a technical liaison between engineering, manufacturing and quality organizations
  • Experience in welding procedure development and testing, welder and welding operator training and certifications, welding fabrication problem solving and weld inspection.
  • Experience in interpreting engineering drawings, specifications and other technical material and then translating into practical procedural instructions.
  • Working knowledge of Military and Commercial Welding Specifications
  • Working knowledge of European (ISO) Welding Specifications
  • Basic understanding of welding metallurgy
  • Must be self-motivated and possess good communication skills in both English and Arabic languages
  • Desire and ability to work as a team member is essential
  • Must be adaptable and willing to work in all project phases from concept and design through manufacturing
  • Practical knowledge of metal processing operations
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills with the ability to identify root cause and implement appropriate corrective/preventative actions in the weld shop.
  • Experience in training and qualifying welders and inspectors to meet specification requirements.
  • AWS QC-1 Certified Welding Inspector
  • Testing laboratory skills including sectioning, metallography, fracture analysis, hardness testing, etc.
  • Non-destructive Testing certifications
  • Experience with aluminum and structural steel welding
  • Knowledge of Design of Experiments, Six Sigma and statistical techniques.
  • Currently have or be able to obtain a DoD issued Secret security clearance
  • Master's degree in Engineering or Science
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Subject Matter Expert Sr Weld Engineer I or II (Multi Grade)

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Andover, MA 01810

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