Orbital ATK Careers

Test Technician

Dulles, VA
Technicians


Job Description

Job ID: DL20180705-45500

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission ? whether it?s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world?s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation?s largest manufacturer of ammunition. United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential. If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Education and Experience

The Test Technician responsibilities will include performing the assignments and tasks related to the testing and troubleshooting of space products. Works with test procedures, travelers, schematics, work instructions, diagrams, assembly drawings, revision change notices, and performs various tasks associated with the products and procedures in the assigned area. Set-up test stations and standardizes / calibrates the equipment per the required specifications as needed. Utilize the appropriate equipment to perform the tasks and meet all quality specifications and workmanship standards. Works with the support personnel (including engineers, management, and production control) as needed to perform assignments and collaborate on problem resolutions, completion of assignments in a timely manner, and continuous process improvements. Performs assignments with efficiency and effectiveness to obtain schedule and cost while ensuring quality.

 Basic Qualifications:

 •Associates Degree in a technical field or Military or Work equivalent.

 •Microsoft Office suite knowledge (especially Word and Excel).

 •Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, ability to work effectively with all levels and in a team environment.

 •Experience working in a production environment.

 •Familiarity with electronic test equipment such as power supplies, DMM and O'scopes.

 •Ability to safely handle and mate/de-mate cables, harnesses and associated connectors and support equipment.

Preferred Qualifications:

 •Ability to troubleshoot test set and deliverable hardware required.

 •Ability to generate and support disposition of discrepancy documentation.

 •Ability to adhere to local processes, procedures and protocols.

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products ? and your ideas ? into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you?ll be amazed at what you can do!We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability


Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 3-5 Years
Education: Associates
Expertise: Production
Group: Space