Engineering Technician I (Product Integration) - Raven Applied Technology

COMPANY:  Raven Industries

Sioux Falls, SD, US, 57104-5931

STATUS:  Nonexempt
REQ ID:  31466


At Raven, we aspire to solve some of the world’s greatest challenges. This purpose drives the work and passion of our team members, and it unites our businesses. For over 65 years, we’ve collaborated together, learned together, grown together, and served together. Discover a career with Raven and help us solve the world’s next great challenge.


In Raven Applied Technology, our team members help farmers grow more food and operate sustainably. From field computers, sprayer controls, and software services, to fully autonomous driverless ag technology, we develop solutions that solve challenges for ag professionals around the globe. Join our team to work on disruptive, life-changing, and autonomous technologies that are shaping the future of agriculture. 



Raven is currently seeking an Engineering Technician 1 to assist the Product Development team by designing, testing, fabricating, and/or troubleshooting products, systems and processes. This role will include prototype cable harness assembly, test and validation to support Product Development. Additional tasks may include spending time on Agricultural equipment to determine electrical & hydraulic connections points, device mounting locations, and other needs to support product integration.




  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Conduct tests following a procedure and document results.
  • Prepare and present technical reports and recommendations on projects.
  • Participate in department improvement activities.
  • May be asked to interact with customer to install, monitor, troubleshoot, or repair products.



  • Minimum of an Associate’s Degree or 3+ years of experience in field related to specific position is preferred.

  • Experience with DC Circuits, reading cable harness schematics, and cable harness assembly is preferred.

  • Specific skills, proficiencies, and knowledge in field related to position, as identified by department leadership.

  • Knowledge of cable harness manufacturing techniques is preferred.

  • 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 communicate effectively with team members.

  • Travel may be necessary.


Not all benefits are created equal, but we’ve got you covered. Raven not only offers a wide range of benefits that encourage wellness and preventative care, but we also provide the right tools and programs to help you achieve it.  Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, company-paid life and disability insurance and 401k.  We offer workplace flexibility policies to promote work/life balance in addition to paid time off (PTO) benefit.  Team Members can also take advantage of additional benefit programs such as education assistance, our onsite fitness center or fitness center reimbursement, employee assistance program (EAP) and much more.


Raven is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.


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