Production Technician - Electromechanical

Anduril Industries

Anduril Industries

Costa Mesa, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Anduril Industries is a defense technology company with a mission to transform U.S. and allied military capabilities with advanced technology. By bringing the expertise, technology, and business model of the 21st century’s most innovative companies to the defense industry, Anduril is changing how military systems are designed, built and sold. Anduril’s family of systems is powered by Lattice OS, an AI-powered operating system that turns thousands of data streams into a realtime, 3D command and control center. As the world enters an era of strategic competition, Anduril is committed to bringing cutting-edge autonomy, AI, computer vision, sensor fusion, and networking technology to the military in months, not years.

  • Assemble and perform precision rework on PCBAs and micro-electrical assemblies, adhering to J-STD-001 standards and ESD control protocols.
  • Fabricate intricate wiring harnesses and electrical interconnects, ensuring compliance with IPC/WHMA-A-620 specifications and strict ESD regulations.
  • Troubleshoot and repair complex avionics and micro-electrical components, applying expert electrical knowledge and ESD safety practices.
  • Uphold a clean and orderly work environment, diligently following ESD control measures to safeguard sensitive micro-electronics.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to drive improvements in assembly processes and ensure the integrity of micro-electrical systems.
  • Document detailed production processes and quality assurance activities, maintaining a high standard of traceability and compliance with industry standards.
  • Regularly participate in training and certification programs to stay current with best practices in J-STD-001, ESD control, and micro-electronics assembly.
  • Assist in the development of production work instructions and provide guidance to new technicians, with a focus on ESD safety and micro-assembly techniques.

Required Qualifications:

  • Associate degree in Electronics, Electromechanical Technology, or a related technical field, with an emphasis on micro-electronics.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in electronic assembly, including soldering and rework of micro-electrical assemblies in an ESD-controlled environment.
  • Proficient in reading and interpreting complex technical drawings, schematics, and assembly instructions for micro-electronics.
  • Demonstrated application of ESD control measures in handling micro-electrical components and assemblies.
  • Strong focus on quality, precision, and attention to the smallest details.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, for effective teamwork and documentation.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Current J-STD-001 certification, including the ESD Control for Electronics Assembly addendum.
  • IPC-A-610 and IPC/WHMA-A-620 certifications, with experience in micro-electronics and ESD control.
  • Previous experience with UAVs or autonomous systems, particularly involving micro-electrical systems.
  • Flexibility and adaptability in a dynamic and evolving production environment.
US Hourly Range
$26$40 USD

The salary range for this role is an estimate based on a wide range of compensation factors, inclusive of base salary only. Actual salary offer may vary based on (but not limited to) work experience, education and/or training, critical skills, and/or business considerations. Highly competitive equity grants are included in the majority of full time offers; and are considered part of Anduril's total compensation package. Additionally, Anduril offers top-tier benefits for full-time employees, including:

  • Platinum Healthcare Benefits: For U.S. roles, we offer top tier platinum coverage (medical, dental, vision) that are 100% covered by Anduril for you and 90% covered for your dependents.
    • For UK roles, Private Medical Insurance (PMI): Anduril will cover the full cost of the insurance premium for an employee and dependents.
    • For AUS roles, Private health plan through Bupa: Coverage is fully subsidized by Anduril.
  • Basic Life/AD&D and long-term disability insurance 100% covered by Anduril, plus the option to purchase additional life insurance for you and your dependents.
  • Extremely generous company holiday calendar including a holiday hiatus in December, and highly competitive PTO plans.
  • 16 weeks of paid Caregiver & Wellness Leave to care for a family member, bond with your baby, or tend to your own medical condition.
  • Family Planning & Parenting Support: Fertility (eg, IVF, preservation), adoption, and gestational carrier coverage with additional benefits and resources to provide support from planning to parenting.
  • Mental Health Resources: We provide free mental health resources 24/7 including therapy, life coaching, and more. Additional work-life services, such as free legal and financial support, available to you as well.
  • A professional development stipend is available to all Andurilians.
  • Daily Meals and Provisions: For many of our offices this means breakfast, lunch and fully stocked micro-kitchens.
  • Company-funded commuter benefits available based on your region.
  • Relocation assistance (depending on role eligibility).
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan - both a traditional and Roth 401(k). (US roles only)

The recruiter assigned to this role can share more information about the specific compensation and benefit details associated with this role during the hiring process.

Anduril is an equal-opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. The Anduril team is made up of incredibly talented and unique individuals, who together are disrupting industry norms by creating new paths towards the future of defense technology. All qualified applicants will be treated with respect and receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, uniform service, Veteran status, age, or any other protected characteristic per federal, state, or local law, including those with a criminal history, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the CA Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance. We actively encourage members of recognized minorities, women, Veterans, and those with disabilities to apply, and we work to create a welcoming and supportive environment for all applicants throughout the interview process. If you are someone passionate about working on problems that have a real-world impact, we'd love to hear from you!

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