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Jacobs Senior Electronic Technician in Severn, Maryland

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It's our promise to challenge the status quo as we redefine how to solve the world's greatest challenges, and transform big ideas into intelligent solutions for a more connected, sustainable world.

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Your Impact:

We are seeking an Engineering Technician with an Associate's degree in a related field of study with relevant experience. In this challenging, fast-paced environment, you'll have the opportunity to apply your knowledge and experience to directly support production operations teams in the design and creation of the most groundbreaking aerospace and defense technologies.

As an Engineering Technician, you will be using your skills and expertise to perform a variety of duties in the electronic, mechanical, and electromechanical areas.

  • Assemble, troubleshoot, calibrate, and test equipment at various levels of assembly (components, devices, and systems).

  • Ensure all work completed meets established specifications.

  • Complete parts lists, check drawings, generate and process engineering/document change requests, notices, and/or orders and perform other general engineering tasking.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

Required :


  • Hands-on manufacturing experience focused in electronics assembly and packaging.

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience as an Electronics Technician.

  • Ability to build prototype and new design hardware assemblies as required per engineering documentation.

  • Ability to read and understand schematics, as well as datasheets for RF, Digital and Analog components.

  • Working knowledge of with standard laboratory test equipment, other measurement equipment, hand tools, and power tools.

  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment with cross-functional teams.

  • Ability to support multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Effective time management and prioritization skills.

  • Ability to communicate progress/problems to appropriate personnel effectively.

  • Basic skills in Microsoft Office software products.

Preferred :


  • Two-year technical degree

  • Ability to assist engineers to perform and validate test procedures

  • Ability to develop processes, tooling and fixtures as to support improvements to assembly process

  • Experience with machine shop equipment (such as manual or CNC milling machine, lathe)

  • Ability to assist in the transition of prototype design to manufacturing.

  • Assist in analyzing test hardware failures for root causes and corrective actions.

  • Ability to populate/rework circuit boards by hand-soldering and use of hot air reflow.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language. (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migratedfiles/employers/eeocgina_supplement.pdf)

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.