Engineering Technician

Job Location US-NC-Wake Forest
Posted Date 1 month ago(1/18/2018 2:51 PM)
# of Openings Remaining


Ultra Electronics Ocean Systems is an engineering and manufacturing company that is actively involved in a diverse range of sensor processing development projects. We design, integrate and test a wide range of systems providing innovative capabilities for our customers. The designs are highly configurable and use leading-edge hardware and software to achieve versatile products for maximum flexibility and reuse. We specialize in high speed data processing and digital signal processing for high end military sensor systems including imaging, Electronic Warfare, radar and sonar processors.

We believe in strong team dynamics, job satisfaction, and a work environment where each member is valued and successful. Creativity and personal initiative are components for success in Ultra Electronics.  We are constantly on the lookout for top talent to add to our professional cadre.

We offer a great compensation and benefits package which is market competitive.


We are seeking a talented and motivated Engineering Technician to manufacture complex
electromechanical assemblies.

The Engineering Technician will be responsible for assembly, testing, and rework at the component,
assembly, and rack level.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assemble electromechanical systems utilizing PCBs, power supplies, wire harnesses, custom enclosures, and both unit and rack level wiring
  • Testing assembled components and systems to a detailed test plan
  • Rework assembled components and systems



  • High school diploma with 5 years relevant experience, or associates degree and 3 years relevant experience
  • Strong soldering skills (IPC certification is a plus)
  • Thorough understanding of electrical systems and circuits
  • Thorough understanding of mechanical systems
  •  Ability to read and comprehend electrical schematics

  • Ability to read and comprehend mechanical drawings

  • Experience with test equipment such as multi-meters, power supplies, environmental chambers, oscilloscopes

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Quick starter requiring minimal supervision

  • Ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs

  • US citizen and ability to obtain appropriate personnel clearance


  • Compensation: Commensurate with background

  • Some travel may be required

  • Principals only. Recruiters please don't contact this job poster.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination in regards to race, color, religion, gender identity, national origin, ethnicity, age, marital status, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information, physical or mental disability, and/or any other basis protected by law.



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