Tech Support Specialist - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Candidate position is for a test tech in the B08 Production Facility in Goleta, California, involved in the packaging of IR detectors for high reliability space, military and commercial applications. You will train to become a skilled electronic technician in a variety of processes as assigned by management. You will train under a senior lab techs, leads, engineering or process engineer depending on the skill set requirements and sensitivity of the operation involved. The successful candidate will work well with others, be able to effectively communicate in English with other operators, management/supervision, process engineers and other support staff. Technicians will be expected to wear company provided Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and strictly follow all safety related processes, procedures and protocols.

Looking for first and second shift support coverage and occasional overtime and weekend support may be required in order to meet customer/program needs. The exact hours worked will be negotiated with the employee and management to obtain an acceptable work-life balance. This is a full-time (minimum 40 hours per week) position.

Required Skills:

  • 2+ years related experience
  • Experience reading and following production paperwork and work instructions in English.
  • Experience working with test equipment, test sets and cable interfaces (Meters, oscilloscopes, power supplies, etc.)
  • Experience following rigorous disciplined methodologies and instructions.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active Interim U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

Desired Skills:
  • Rigorous attention to detail
  • A self-motivated, self-disciplined individual is the ideal candidate for this position.
  • Ability to work with individuals and teams outside the department.

Required Education:
A high school diploma or GED is required for this position. Technicians are required to communicate in English and be able to understand written and verbal instruction in English. 127244

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.