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Engineering Technician II

COMPANY:  Aerostar Technical Solutions

Arlington, VA, US, 22202

STATUS:  Nonexempt
REQ ID:  22805

For 60 years, Raven has developed, marketed, and produced technical solutions to great challenges. Utilizing our strength in engineering, manufacturing, and technological innovation, Raven today is a leader in precision agriculture, high performance specialty films, and situational awareness markets. Our purpose to Solve Great Challenges is bold and authentic; it keeps us grounded in markets that have meaning, provide profitable growth, and align with our values.

Raven Aerostar is a world leader in lighter-than-air, stratospheric, and situational awareness technology. Committed to rapid innovation of highly technical and groundbreaking technology, we design and manufacture niche products that enhance security and connect the world. We are working on a number of exciting projects — and looking for extraordinary talent to join our team.

Assist engineering by designing, testing, fabricating, and/or troubleshooting a process, system, assembly, or product.

Essential Functions
• Assist engineering and coordinate with internal teams on a variety of products and processes, including: engineering specifications, drawings, models, manuals, processes, or bill of materials.

• Lead assigned projects, with limited engineering assistance from the concept stage throughout production, and make modifications as necessary.

• Assemble and document prototype and custom one of a kind electrical and mechanical assemblies.

• Research, investigate, and select technical data pertinent to the assigned project.
• Work with internal teams and external sources to obtain and communicate data relative to engineering requirements.
• May be involved in the bid process.
• Write test plans, conduct tests, and document results.
• Prepare and present technical reports and recommendations on projects.
• Participate in department improvement activities.
• May interact with customer to install, monitor, troubleshoot, or repair products.

• Minimum of an Associate’s Degree in field related to specific position is required, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• 5+ years experience in a related position, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Specific skills, proficiencies, and knowledge in field related to position, as identified by department leadership.
• Knowledge in wiring and electronics assembly techniques.
• Basic problem analysis and problem solving techniques.
• Proficiency with a computer, including Microsoft Office.
• Team player who is self-motivated, and has ability to work with minimal supervision.
• Ability to work at a fast pace efficiently.
• Ability to read drawings and work instructions, and maintain accurate records.
• Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff.
• Ability to lead other Technicians

• Exercises independent judgment with broadly defined practices and policies in obtaining results.

• Must meet eligibility requirements for access to government classified information.

• Travel may be necessary, based on position.



EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Nearest Major Market: Arlington Virginia
Nearest Secondary Market: Washington DC

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