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Melbourne, Florida Full Time Posted: Monday, 19 June 2017
DRS Technologies, Inc.

DRS Technologies is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.

Headquartered in Crystal City, VA, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Finmeccanica S.p.A. which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at .

Company Overview

DRS NIS is located on the East coast of Florida in Melbourne. DRS NIS is a leading designer and manufacturer of highly engineered, technically advanced, defense electronics for U.S. and allied international military and intelligence agency applications. DRS NIS manufactures rugged communications interfaces serving military Command, Control, Communications, Computer, Intelligence and Surveillance (C4ISR) initiatives. Products include hand-held devices, targeting scopes, night vision optics, laptop computers and vehicle-mounted systems supporting man-portable and fighting vehicle applications. DRS specialize equipment that allows communication between broad spectrums of battlefield interfaces.

Job Location

Melbourne, FL

Position Summary

Support engineering with moderately complex engineering duties and/or hands-on tasks.

Duties and Responsibilities

. Support engineering with moderately complex engineering duties and/or hands-on tasks

. Work independently for several days

. Competent technical expertise

. Comfortable with the shop/laboratory and equipment Assists in design, build and/or procurement of new or improved machines, tools, fixtures and material handling equipment and coordinating the implementation

. Responsible for completing process documentation, bill of materials, route sheets, etc

. Reviews project instructions and drawings to ascertain test specifications, procedures, objectives, test equipment, nature of technical problem and possible solutions, and to support the design for manufacture

. Devises, fabricates, and assembles new or modified electrical and/or mechanical components or assemblies for products

. Sets up and conducts tests of units and components

. Analyzes test results related to the design and test objectives and adjusts equipment to bring within specifications

. Records these test procedures and results, numerical and graphical data, and recommendations for changes in product or test methods

. Provides and develops documentation to maintain equipment

. May lead technician teams in development or mentor other technicians

. Provides hands-on feedback to engineers

. Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization

Basic Qualifications

1+ years High School Diploma or GED

. High School diploma or GED

Citizenship and Security

. Must be a US citizen.

. Must currently possess or be able to obtain a security clearance.

Physical Requirements (Lifting, Walking, Bending, Stooping kneeling etc)

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit, walk, talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.

DRS Technologies, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. #C4ISR

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Melbourne, Florida, United States of America
DRS Technologies
DRS Technologies
6/19/2017 6:47:01 AM

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