Technician II - RF Range - 1st Shift with Security Clearance

BAE Systems
Westminster, Colorado
Apr 01, 2024
Apr 13, 2024
Safety / Security
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Job Description US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED The Tactical Solutions Strategic Business Unit delivers mission system solutions, from specialized antennas to electro-optical technologies, to the warfighter. Our systems enhance the performance of various military platforms, from aircraft and land vehicles to ships and satellites, and give warfighters the advantage they need to take action, identify targets and defend against evolving threats. What You'll Do:
Production responsibilities include:
Configure the Range for RF operation.
Utilize overhead cranes to move heavy / large tooling and equipment.
Install and assemble defined Range test tooling.
Set-up and calibrate the Range for test execution per documented procedure, specification or standard.
Install and connect antennas to be tested.
Execute RF tests per documented procedure.
Process and plot required Range data files as defined.
Sign-off on test operations certifying that tests have been conducted as specified in the product acceptance test procedure.
Utilize paper or electronic formats to maintain required process logs, records, and reports in accordance with company policies and government regulation.
Use internal electronic scheduling system to tear-down and set-up for the next scheduled test.
Initiate emergency procedures in case of power failure; recognize safety hazards, including hazardous materials, and pursue corrective action when necessary.
Initiate and sustain process improvement activities to increase process efficiency and reduce risks to hardware or data quality.
Execute equipment and system maintenance activities.
Support prototype / development RF testing. Responsibilities include:
Set-up of Range and execution of special tests with minimal engineering oversight, direction, or documentation.
Conduct tests: monitor, analyze, reduce, and record data; and perform mathematical calculations.
Will also be expected to support the Range in a more operational role, including performance of preventive maintenance and some Range maintenance tasks.
May be required to read / document schematic diagrams.
Troubleshoot circuits to the component level.
Assemble electronic circuits and perform cause and affect analysis.
Work as a team member with other Range technicians, as well as Range, Manufacturing and Test engineering.
Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Capabilities Units, and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
Perform other duties as necessary.
On-Site Work Environment: This position requires regular in-person engagement by working on-site five days each normally scheduled week in the primary work location. Travel and local commute between company campuses and other possible non-company locations may be required. Working Conditions:
Work is performed in an office, clean room, laboratory, manufacturing floor or machine shop environment. Required Education, Experience, & Skills High School diploma or equivalent plus 2 or more years of related experience or a related 2-year technical degree.
Each higher-level related degree, i.e., Bachelor's or Master's, may substitute for two years of related experience. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
A current, active Secret security clearance is required.
Position required is for 1st shift from 6:00 am to 2:00 pm Monday thru Friday.
Ability to perform shift and weekend work as required.
Must be familiar with Microsoft Office products and feel completely comfortable with computer systems and various software applications.
Ability to lift 45 lbs. occasionally. Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills Electro-mechanical background is preferred. Pay Information
Full-Time Salary Range: $49000 - $64750 Please note: This range is based on our market pay structures. However, individual salaries are determined by a variety of factors including, but not limited to: business considerations, local market conditions, and internal equity, as well as candidate qualifications, such as skills, education, and experience. Employee Benefits: At BAE Systems, we support our employees in all aspects of their life, including their health and financial well-being. Regular employees scheduled to work 20+ hours per week are offered: health, dental, and vision insurance; health savings accounts; a 401(k) savings plan; disability coverage; and life and accident insurance. We also have an employee assistance program, a legal plan, and other perks including discounts on things like home, auto, and pet insurance. Our leave programs include paid time off, paid holidays, as well as other types of leave, including paid parental, military, bereavement, and any applicable federal and state sick leave. Employees may participate in the company recognition program to receive monetary or non-monetary recognition awards. Other incentives may be available based on position level and/or job specifics. About BAE Systems Space & Mission Systems BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, Space & Mission Systems is a leading provider of national defense and civil space applications, advanced remote sensing, scientific and tactical systems for the U.S. Intelligence, Department of Defense and scientific communities. We continually pioneer ways to innovate spacecraft, mission payloads, optical systems, and other defense and civil capabilities. Powered by endlessly curious people with an unwavering mission focus, we continually discover ways to enable our customers to perform beyond expectation and protect what matters most.