Test/Lab Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

Lab Coordinator/Test Engineer to be part of the Whole Life Engineering Center (WLEC) North Building Lab Support Team. The Lab Coordinator/Test Engineer will be responsible for the management of Engineering Labs located within the Dallas site. Engineering Labs support RF testing for APC development programs.

Duties include asset management (coordination of inventory, equipment moves, security tasks, and calibration services), coordination and execution of safety requirements, 6S audits, safety audits, audit action closure, and ESD certifications. Responsibilities also include maintaining and standardizing lab supplies, test equipment, consumables, following security procedures, safety and housekeeping in multiple labs. The lab coordinator will ensure lab personnel shall operate to standard lab run rules and applicable Raytheon policies within the lab, ensuring compliance with Safety, Quality controls, 6S, FOD/FOE, Equipment Calibration, Raytheon Property Controls, ESD controls, Housekeeping, Shelf-life Controls, Preventative Maintenance, and Ergonomics. This position also requires the ability to set up and test various RF development products.

Required Skills:

  • 2+ years of related work experience
  • Experience as a lab and equipment coordinator
  • Knowledgeable in lab safety and 6S (Housekeeping)
  • Demonstrated leadership, well-organized, able to direct the work of others
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, able to work well with others and on teams.
  • Experience with RF/MW test equipment such as signal sources, spectrum analyzers, network analyzers and noise figure meters
  • Basic understanding of RF and electrical testing – PNA-X, 8510, TOI, Load Pull, Pulsed Power, Noise Figure, Timing Measurements, oscilloscope
  • Knowledge of microwave network measurement processes and basic theory
  • Data analysis and troubleshooting skills, preferably for RF products.
  • Ability to obtain DoD security clearance
  • US Citizenship

Desired Skills:
  • Lab and asset management systems experience (Aramis, UPS, Recall, and AIMS)
  • Knowledge of Raytheon and SAS lab run rules, policies, and procedures.
  • Knowledge of ESD Controls (Garment control, wrist straps, SSWS, and monitoring)
  • Test hardware assembly, integration, calibration and troubleshooting experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project) including Excel macros
  • LabView
  • Windows CVI, HTML, C++
  • Highly motivated self-starter; Can work independently with a minimum of supervision

Required Education:
Bachelor degree in engineering, science, mathematics or related technical degree

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.