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Quality Assurance Technician - Semiconductor

DRS Technologies Inc • Chicago, IL

Posted 1 month ago

Job Snapshot

Travel - None
Degree - 2 Year Degree
Defense - Aerospace

Job Description


LEONARDO DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.

Headquartered in Washington, DC, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture that rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at

Company Overview

LEONARDO DRS Electro Optical Infrared Systems (EOIS) has locations in Dallas, TX, Melbourne, FL, and Cypress, CA.  We develop, manufacture, and support infrared and electro-optical solutions for soldiers, ground vehicles and airborne platforms.  We offer an exciting and challenging work environment, a competitive salary and benefits package, and a business culture that rewards performance. 

Employing the world’s brightest. Supporting the world’s bravest.


Bolingbrook, IL

Position Summary

As a leading supplier of infrared (IR) imaging, DRS NIS – Illinois is seeking a quality assurance technician who will join the manufacturing team for semiconductor parts by epitaxial growth.  This position is responsible for wide variety of tasks for the site including documentation, equipment maintenance/calibration, project coordination and execution. Various technical support tasks in the manufacturing facility and administrative support tasks will be required.

Basic Qualifications and Required Skills

  • Education:  Associate’s degree
  • Experience:  2+ years or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • (These represent the minimum years of experience and education required)
  • Interpret and follow written documents such as SOPs and safety rules
  • Good communication skills (oral and written)
  • Work under minimal supervision and provide guidance to other technicians
  • Ability to coordinate several activities at the same time, and to reprioritize in response to changing operational conditions
  • Ability to handle small delicate components
  • Ability to handle hazardous chemicals

Desired Skills

  • Work from engineering specifications, operation sheets, wiring and assembly drawings, and sketches
  • Experienced in the use of various computer applications, including Project, Excel, Word and Powerpoint.
  • Test, inspect, and repair electronic, optical or mechanical assemblies
  • Soldering, wire bonding, and/or machine tool experience are a plus.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide technical support to engineers and scientists on components, devices, material, products, processes and/or equipment
  • Collect data and reviews documentation for conformance, accuracy and completeness. Coordinate and/or inspect product for conformance to drawings and documentation 
  • Assist with development of inspection plans and process audit activities
  • Perform calibration - consisting of data collection, coordinating and performing calibration activities, and assisting with verification of equipment and tooling status and improvement opportunities
  • Assist in training new team members
  • Interface with other departments to assure efficient flow of information and materials
  • Other duties as assigned

Physical Conditions

  • Lifting 50 lbs. <5% of time
  • Walking about 30% of time
  • Climbing <5% of time
  • Bending <10% of time
  • Sitting about 30% of time
  • Standing about 40%
  • Stooping <5% of time
  • Kneeling <10% of time

Working Conditions

  • Must wear frock, gloves, and safety glasses
  • Travel –  Up to 5% of year

Only candidates that meet the qualifications as outlined above will be contacted for further information.
Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Only US citizens are eligible for a Security Clearance.

LEONARDO DRS is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. #EOIS

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Job ID: 94459
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