Thales Defense & Security, Inc.

  • Test Technicians (60 Day Fixed Term)

    Location US-MD-Clarksburg
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(2/27/2018 12:46 PM)
    Job ID
    Manufacturing - Diagnostic or Test Technicians
    Experience (Years)
    Erin Cresswell
    Minimum Degree
    High School Diploma or GED
  • Overview

    Thales Defense & Security, Inc., is a global company serving the defense, federal, and commercial markets with innovative solutions for the ground tactical, airborne and avionics, and  naval/maritime. In addition to mission-critical communication systems, the company provides helmet-mounted displays and motion tracking technologies; SATCOM terminals; advanced sonar systems; air traffic management navigation, and surveillance, and simulation.  Further, Thales Defense & Security, Inc. serves as a gateway for technology, leveraging Thales-wide solutions—such as combat management systems; naval, airborne, and ground ISR; and electronic warfare—to address U.S. requirements. 


    Thales Defense & Security, Inc. has openings for fixed term (60 days) full-time Test Technician to work at our Clarksburg, Maryland Campus.


    • Perform board and unit level testing with minimum supervision.  Training to be supplied by Lead associate, who will act as mentor for new associate.
    • Perform system level testing with minimum supervision.  Training to be provided by Sr. associate.
    • Support Environmental Stress Testing (ESS) with minimum supervision.  Training to be provided by Lead associate, who will act as mentor for new associate.


    • Ability to provide technical training and guidance to Test Operators.
    • Computer Skills with proficiency in Excel, Word, Outlook Striped Lighting & PeopleSoft.
    • Ability to run most tests in factory.
    • Ability to properly connect test equipment.
    • Ability to determine if stack or product is having issues.
    • Ability to keep team lead informed of stack and product issues.
    • Ability to properly sign in on correct PIDs, complete ESD testing, and follow all manufacturing guidelines and procedures.
    • Maintain a neat appearance in their work area, reducing FOD when possible.
    • Must be able to lift 25 lbs.
    • Shall be accountable for quality, quantity, and inspection of all work performed.
    • US Citizenship or US Residency Required
    • 2 – 4 years of equivalent experience.
    • Excellent verbal and written communications – Fluent in English


    Thales Defense & Security, Inc. participates in the United States Department of Homeland Security's E-Verify program.


    Thales Defense & Security, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity /Minorities/ Females/ Vet/ Disabled Affirmative Action employer.


    We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce.

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