Manufacturing Engineer (On-Site)




Goleta, CA


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United States of America


CA746: Goleta 75 Coromar Bldg B03 75 Coromar Drive Building B03, Goleta, CA, 93117-3088 USA

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About Us:

At Raytheon, the foundation of everything we do is rooted in our values and a higher calling – to help our nation and allies defend freedoms and deter aggression. We bring the strength of more than 100 years of experience and renowned engineering expertise to meet the needs of today’s mission and stay ahead of tomorrow’s threat. Our team solves tough, meaningful problems that create a safer, more secure world.

Job Summary:

Raytheon Vision Systems (RVS) is a world leader in the research, design, and manufacturing of focal plane arrays and flight-based vision systems supporting a myriad of defense, surveillance, space, and weather tracking applications.

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Do you like to solve problems in innovative ways?

Do you enjoy facing challenges and working in innovative teams?

If your answer is an enthusiastic “yes!” then you may be the person we’re looking for to join our team!

RVS is seeking an immediate career-growth opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineering to join our team in Goleta, California.

The candidate will write manufacturing plans and instructions in accordance with engineering specifications, quality requirements, safety needs, and security requirements.  Generate Bills of Material (BOMs).  Participate in tooling reviews and provide evaluation and feedback of tool designs. Review hardware for compliance; generate work/rework/repair documentation; perform troubleshooting to support production activities - determine the causes of defects and improve processes through updates to work instructions, tooling, process, programs, or equipment; present results of investigations to peers and management at Corrective Action Board (CAB). Troubleshoot to support production activities and project delivery.

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Typically requires a university degree or equivalent experience and less than 2 years’ experience manufacturing experience working with established manufacturing processes preferably with mechanical and/or electronic assemblies.
  • The Ability to obtain and maintain a US Government issued clearance is required. https://U.S. Citizenship is required as only US citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to reading technical drawings and specifications.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook) for daily communications, tracking, and documenting manufacturing processes for assembly.
  • Experience in a production environment closely teaming with all levels of manufacturing stakeholders.
  • Working knowledge of military and commercial manufacturing processes.
  • Working knowledge of ERP and MES systems, SAP/ CMES experienced preferred.
  • Knowledge of Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, or other continuous improvement methodologies.
  • Experience or knowledge of Statistical Process Control, Gage R&Rs, Capability Studies, Design of Experiments (DOE) or other quantitative continuous improvement tools.
  • Budgeting and presentation skills.

What We Offer**:**

Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

The salary range for this role is 57,000 USD - 107,000 USD; however, RTX considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role and associated responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, location, education/training, and key skills. Hired applicants may be eligible for benefits, including but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, flexible work schedules, employee assistance program, Employee Scholar Program, parental leave, paid time off, and holidays. Specific benefits are dependent upon the specific business unit as well as whether or not the position is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement. Hired applicants may be eligible for annual short-term and/or long-term incentive compensation programs depending on the level of the position and whether or not it is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement. Payments under these annual programs are not guaranteed and are dependent upon a variety of factors including, but not limited to, individual performance, business unit performance, and/or the company’s performance.

RTX is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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Why you should apply for a job to RTX:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2019

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction

  • 69% say women are treated fairly and equally to men

  • 78% would recommend this company to other women

  • 79% say the CEO supports gender diversity

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Programs are also available for dependent and adult care, family leave, college planning, counseling and personal convenience services.

  • We provide programs that offer solutions to life’s challenges, including a variety of flexible work arrangements and paid time off.

  • Employees may participate in tax-advantaged accounts to pay for eligible health and dependent care expenses with pretax dollars.