Electrical Technician (Technician 3) - 16884 with Security Clearance

HII Mission Technologies
Alexandria, Virginia
Dec 01, 2023
Dec 06, 2023
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Requisition Number: 16884 Required Travel: 0 - 10% Employment Type: Full Time/Hourly/Non-Exempt Security Clearance: Ability to Obtain Level of Experience: Mid Meet HII's Mission Technologies Division Our team of more than 7,000 professionals worldwide delivers all-domain expertise and advanced technologies in service of mission partners across the globe. Mission Technologies is leading the next evolution of national defense - the data evolution - by accelerating a breadth of national security solutions for government and commercial customers. Our capabilities range from C5ISR, AI and Big Data, cyber operations and synthetic training environments to fleet sustainment, environmental remediation and the largest family of unmanned underwater vehicles in every class. Find the role that's right for you. Apply today. We look forward to meeting you. Job Description Are you an experienced Electrical Technician looking for an exciting new challenge? Do you have a passion for working with cutting-edge technology and solving complex problems? If so, we want you to join our team! Commonwealth Technology Innovation (CTI), an HII company, is seeking a motivated and ambitious Electrical Technician to join our Alexandria, VA location. At CTI, we develop customized mission-enabling solutions for the defense and intelligence communities that seamlessly blend technology and tradecraft. We value collaboration, imagination and hands-on creativity and our employees come from diverse backgrounds, bringing a broad spectrum of technical experience to our team. We expect that you will apply your skills and shape this position based on your strengths and interests. By joining CTI, your talents will build on the industry leading reputation we've earned over more than five decades. Beyond competitive salary and benefits, you will earn a sense of accomplishment by making meaningful contributions to our nation's top security priorities. CTI offers access to all the resources of our parent company HII while maintaining a small company feel across our operations concentrated in Northern Virginia with some of the most comprehensive secure rapid prototyping facilities in the mid-Atlantic region including a full in-house machine shop, composite fabrication, finishing, electronics assembly and testing capabilities. The results of your ideas, designs, and skills are realized as they quickly become finished products deployed worldwide. The candidate for the Electronics Technician position will perform electronics assembly, testing, troubleshooting and repairs on projects and products in developmental stages ranging from early prototype to highly controlled production of mature products. The ideal candidate will have a broad skill set and be capable of performing a wide range of tasks. In return for your hard work and dedication, we offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits, 401K match, Tuition Assistance Programs and opportunities for career advancement. Job Responsibilities
• Fabricate, test, troubleshoot, repair, and modify electronic developmental and production products, parts, components, and systems according to engineering instructions
• Assemble electronics products using PCB assembly machines and hand tools, using a microscope to achieve precise tolerances
• Perform routine operational tests and fault isolation to ensure conformance with design specifications. Diagnose and isolate failures and make necessary repairs
• Perform Wire Harness manufacturing to IPC/WHMA-A-620 workmanship standards
• Setup, operate and maintain automated wire harness assembly equipment
• Soldering per J-STD-001 and IPC-A-610 for all types of solder joints
• Sourcing and acquisition of commercially available items that meet engineering specifications
• Occasional logistical support including transportation coordination, pickup, and delivery service
• Creativity and latitude in performing duties • Compliance with safety and quality policies and procedures Minimum Qualifications
• Associate's degree in a related technical discipline plus 3 years of relevant experience, or high school diploma or GED equivalent and 5+ years of relevant experience • U.S. Citizen with ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government Secret Clearance
• IPC-A-610, IPC/SHMA-A-620, and J-STD-001 certifications
• Demonstrated proficiency with electronics assembly tools, equipment, and techniques
• Ability to use complex test instruments such as waveform generators, oscilloscopes, DC Power Supplies, electronic loads, spectrum analyzers, network analyzers, digital multimeters, and complex computer control equipment
• Ability to read and utilize electronics manufacturing documentation correctly
• Work from schematics, diagrams, written and verbal instructions.
• Knowledge of ESD control methods and standard practices
• Familiarity with surface mount technology (SMT) equipment; stencil printer, pick and place, reflow oven Preferred Requirements
• Experience troubleshooting problems that cannot be solved solely by referencing Manufacturer's manuals or similar documents
• Recent experience running surface mount technology (SMT) equipment; stencil printer, pick and place, reflow oven • Experience with Radio Frequency equipment testing in anechoic chambers
• Mechanical and RF Assembly
• U.S. Secret Clearance or higher Physical Requirements Most work is performed aboard ships or in industrial conditions. Shop, shipboard, warehouse, industrial environment. May be exposed to fumes and irritants including welding/burning fumes, paints, oils, greases and various cleaning solutions and solvents, noise, high heat and humidity hazards while wearing the required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Why HII We build the world's most powerful, survivable naval ships and defense technology solutions that safeguard our seas, sky, land, space and cyber. Our diverse workforce includes skilled tradespeople; artificial intelligence, machine learning (AI/ML) experts; engineers; technologists; scientists; logistics experts; and business administration professionals. Recognized as one of America's top large company employers, we are a values and ethics driven organization that puts people's safety and well-being first. Regardless of your role or where you serve, at HII, you'll find a supportive and welcoming environment, competitive benefits, and valuable educational and training programs for continual career growth at every stage of your career. Together we are working to ensure a future where everyone can be free and thrive. Today's challenges are bigger than ever, and the nation needs the best of us. It's why we're focused on hiring, developing and nurturing our diversity. We believe that diversity among our workforce strengthens the organization, stimulates creativity, promotes the exchange of ideas and enriches the work lives of all our employees. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law. Do You Need Assistance? If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Reasonable accommodations are considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address. Additionally, you may also call 1- for assistance. Press for HII Technical Solutions.