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Sr. Engineering Technician

Requisition ID:  40661
Business Unit:  Engine Systems San Diego (3140)

San Diego, CA, United States, 92121


Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 11,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

The Senior Engineering Technician supports the Engineering Function on a variety of technical tasks in order to meet departmental objectives. Acts as professional lead for variety of testing and troubleshooting tasks.

Job Core Responsibilities
  • Conducts engineering tests and detailed experimental testing of a sometimes increasing complexity
  • Assists with lab testing at customer's site
  • Participates in building prototypes per engineer’s specifications to ensure feasibility
  • Performs testing and qualifications in support of departmental objectives
  • Leads troubleshooting of electronics or electro-mechanical systems
  • Helps accomplish engineering business improvement objectives
  • Keeps current with state-of-the-art technologies for electronics design and processes
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary
Job Specifications

Education : A Secondary Certificate/High School Diploma or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations
Certifications :
Years Experience :
5-7 years of relevant experience
Skills :

  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of engineering processes
  • Ability to effectively manage time around multiple projects
  • Familiar with power conversion, analog and digital circuits
  • Strong proficiency with MS Office applications: Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills, work ethics and ability to drive tasks to completion


This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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