Orbital ATK Careers

Supervisor/Manager Engineering Technicians

Gilbert, AZ
Factory Management

Job Description

Job ID: JAP20180702-43729

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.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, rel


Supervisor – Engineering Development Lab

The successful candidate will be highly skilled at planning and executing the fabrication of Automated Test Equipment, ground support harness, and prototype assemblies along with leading a team of highly skilled electronic/electrical technicians. This position will report directly to the Engineering Manager.


Technical Requirements:

  • Must have previous certifications in, or extensive knowledge of, the NASA and J standards for Cable/Crimp/Harness and Surface Mount Soldering.
  • Must have experience with Aerospace, Avionics, or Military applications for fielding Automated Test Equipment.
  • Must have demonstrated knowledge of material/parts application for support equipment used in environmental testing scenarios
  • Must be able to read, interpret, and evaluate electrical schematics and mechanical diagrams
  • Define, update, and maintain a work flow schedule and task assignment list based on work estimates and customer need dates


Leadership Skills:

  • Must be able to motivate and encourage a team of technicians in a highly dynamic environment
  • Must be able to adjust to changing priorities based on business needs and communicate those changes to staff members
  • Must be able to interact with project leads and program representatives to provide status and communicate issues with the appropriate business acumen
  • Work with upper management to identify and adjust staffing based on current and projected work load


  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products
  • Review and approve staff labor charging
  • Generate level of effort and material cost estimates

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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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