DRS Technologies Inc. Senior Test Technician in Dallas, Texas
LEONARDO DRS 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 S.p.A. which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture that rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com.
LEONARDO DRS Electro Optical Infrared Systems (EOIS) has locations in Dallas, TX, Melbourne, FL, and Cypress, CA. 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.
Employing the world’s brightest. Supporting the world’s bravest.
Support engineering by performing product calibration, test and training
Basic Qualifications and Required Skills
Education: Associates Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Experience: 5+ years of experience
Must be able to attain a Secret security clearance
Experience handling small delicate components, using ESD practices
Must demonstrate strong decision- making and leadership skills
Experienced in the use of various computer applications, including Access, Excel, and LabVIEW
Microsoft Office (WORD, Excel, Outlook)
Previous manufacturing experience
Able to work in a team environment
AS Degree in electronics, chemistry, material science, or related discipline
Preferred system test experience
Experience with Oscilloscopes, generators, and power meters
Familiar with environmental testing to include vibration and temperature
Optics and Laser experience are a plus
Duties and Responsibilities
Provide technical support to engineers and scientist on complex components, devices, material, products, processes and/or equipment
Work from complex wiring and assembly drawings, operation sheets, engineering specifications and sketches and running sheets of significant complexity
Interpret and follow written documents such as SOP’s and safety rules
Ensure compliance with all safety and regulatory requirements applicable to the company in accordance with State and Federal regulations and any applicable certification required to maintain the certification.
Assist in training new team members
Interface with other departments to assure efficient flow of information and materials
Perform Key Performance Indicators:
Meet production deadlines
Quality of finished product (Pass/fail rates)
Raw material stock levels
Diagnose cause of electrical, optical or mechanical malfunction or failure of operational equipment and performs preventative and corrective maintenance
Modifies complex electrical prototypes to correct functional deviations
Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization
Other duties as assigned
Office Yes No
Travel Yes No
Light Manufacturing Yes No
Heavy Manufacturing Yes No
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.
LEONARDO DRS 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. #EOIS