Manufacturing Digital Test Technician

Sets up and calibrates highly complex test equipment and test conditions. Performs a wide variety of highly complex electronic technical functions related to production test, system checkout, calibration, alignment, fabrication, modification and assembly of electronic and electromechanical systems of a diverse nature. Works with written, verbal, video or computer-based procedures and an extensive knowledge of electronic and computer theory.


Performs complex test and checkouts where fault isolation requires detailed knowledge and understanding of system, interfaces, test procedures, specifications and other pertinent parameters. Applies non-standard test techniques where normal procedures do not fulfill testing needs. Determines methods, operations, and sequences in setting up test apparatus, testing, troubleshooting, repairing, and modifying production electronic equipment in such areas as radar, communication, microwave, computer. Performs calibration of equipment as required. Provides technical advice and assistance to engineers in the development or modification of electronic test equipment prototype, systems and components to company or customer requirements. Repairs and adjusts electronic subassemblies and systems to assure the quality of product in accordance with performance test requirements. May provide technical or work leadership to lower level test technicians. Required Skills and Education Required education: Associates

Requires an Associate’s Degree in electrical engineering or its equivalent and, at least four (4) years of directly related technical experience applying the techniques and methods of measurement and instrumentation. Requires a thorough knowledge of electronic theory, instrumentation, measurement techniques, circuit analysis and construction methods Preferred Skills and Education Should have experience using basic test equipment; oscilloscope, Logic analyzer, Buss analyzer, etc. Experience with digital control circuitry, FPGA and processor troubleshooting, and SPI, I2C bus is preferred. About BAE Systems Electronic Systems BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering 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 and services. Electronic Systems, based in Nashua, New Hampshire, provides systems and products that maximize the effectiveness and safety of fighting forces and first responders. Its offerings include infrared countermeasures and electronic protection systems for military and civilian aircraft; information management systems; signal acquisition, analysis, and exploitation systems that optimize use of the electromagnetic spectrum by friendly forces while denying its use by adversaries; interoperable communications systems for firefighters and other first responders; thermal weapon sights; precision targeting systems; situational awareness systems for ground vehicles; night-vision systems; identification friend or foe systems; and radiation-hardened electronics. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

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