Harris Corporation Surface Mount Technology Manufacturing Technician (SMT) in Columbia, Maryland

Surface Mount Technology Manufacturing Technician (SMT) 8/7/18--ManufacturingUSA - MD - Columbia




Job ID: ES20180708-26509


Job Title: Surface Mount Technology Manufacturing Technician (SMT)

Job Location: Columbia, MD

Job Code: ES21080708-26509

Job Description :

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving our customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. The incumbent Manufacturing Technician is responsible for programming SMT pick and place, soldering and automated optical inspection equipment, designing tooling, and supporting lead manufacturing engineer with process optimization to ensure product quality.

Specific Duties:

  • Runs SMT placement line including solder paste stencil printer, MyData automated placement equipment, reflow oven and automated optical inspection.

  • Supports lead manufacturing engineer in developing programs for the placement machine and automated optical inspection.

  • Supports product movement through the cell using automated shop floor control software.

  • Supports lead manufacturing engineer optimizing and implementing process corrective actions based on defect data.


  • Requires a High School Diploma.

  • 8+ years’ experience programming, troubleshooting, debugging, and operating automated SMT equipment including automated optical inspection in a defense, automotive, or commercial environment.

  • 8+ years’ experience with FactoryLogix or equivalent shop floor control software tools.

  • Must be a US citizen who is able to obtain and maintain a US Secret security clearance.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with evaluating defect data and performing root cause analysis.

  • Experience or certification to IPC level soldering criteria for high reliability applications.

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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LocationUSA - MD - Columbia