Textron Electrical Eng Tech in Hunt Valley, Maryland
Electrical Eng Tech
Who We Are
Textron Systems is part of Textron, a $14 billion, multi-industry company employing 35,000 talented makers, thinkers, creators and doers worldwide. We make things that fly, hover, zoom and launch. Things that move people. Protect soldiers. Power industries. We serve customers in industries spanning aerospace and defense, specialized vehicles, turf care and fuel systems.
This role is in Textron System’s Unmanned Systems business area. Visit TextronSystems.com & Lycoming.com to read more about who we are and the products we make!
Provide electrical support for the design, integration, and maintenance of electrical systems on a variety of technologies, ranging from unmanned air systems to unmanned naval vessels for commercial and military programs in a fast-paced environment. These systems are experimental and cutting-edge technological advancements that are intended to protect the warfighter in various theaters as well as provide civil support to many commercial applications. This individual will have an opportunity to travel, execute experimental military and civil hardware testing, and grow in their role. The position involves supporting lab operations of component integration, modifications, assembly and test, of air vehicles, ground robotics, and surface vessels. Individual must be willing to support at remote test sites to include serving as a crew chief, safety lookout, and support and maintenance crew member during field testing. Individual must be able to work from assembly documentation (i.e. work instructions, drawings etc.), parts lists, and diagrams to assemble, wire and install a wide variety of components. May assemble by hand or operate semiautomatic assembly equipment. Operates electronic and mechanical test equipment.
About This Role
We believe people should love what they do – in this role, you will be responsible for:
Maintain and operate unmanned systems and support equipment
Troubleshoot electronic and general electrical systems
Assist engineers and designers with prototype development and testing
Support offsite testing and demonstrations
Actively perform lab maintenance, safety audits, and material tracking
Use small hand tools such as soldering irons, wire strippers, crimpers, wrenches, screwdrivers and pliers.
Identify and document work order instruction or drawing errors,
Maintain logbooks and records.
Strong ability to interpret drawings and schematics
This position does not directly provide leadership or supervision to other employees.
Associate’s degree preferred or related technical training and 2 or more years of experience
Basic knowledge of procedures and technical theory in assigned product areas.
General electrical aptitude and the ability to be certified in IPC standards
Willing to travel (35%) with international travel possible
Basic computer skills such as word processing, spreadsheets, database & technical drawing packages
Able to organize and set up test with minimal guidance
Effective written and oral communication skills
Ability to obtain and maintain a SECRET level security clearance
Must be a team player and able to work with minimum supervision
Unmanned systems knowledge/experience preferred
Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds
Ability to work extended hours to meet program goals
Ability to multitask and prioritize tasking
Ability to work in extreme weather conditions
Ability to work on naval vessels
Ability to wear and use survival gear
Ability to swim
Ability to work in tight quarters and confined spaces
Working knowledge of military specifications is a plus
How We Care
At Textron Systems, our talented people make us successful. We promote an inclusive environment where we value individuality, differences, and unique perspectives.
Our Company is committed to offering employees opportunities to grow and develop. Our benefits and compensation packages are designed to help our talented employees excel and achieve their goals, so they can make a difference every day in and outside of the workplace. Below are just a few examples!
- Flexible Work Schedules
- Education Assistance
- Career Development & Training Opportunities
- Wellness Program (including Fitness Reimbursement)
- Medical, Dental, Vision & 401(K) with Company Funding
- Paid Parental Leave
Are you a Military Veteran?
Textron's products and services are trusted everyday by those who protect our country. We are dedicated to hiring these Veterans and aim to translate their skills to make an impact on our Company.
Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.
Pay Transparency Policy Statement
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.
Primary Location US-Maryland-Hunt Valley
Recruiting Company Textron Systems
Job Level Individual Contributor
Shift First Shift
Req ID: 287549