Instrumentation Engineering Technician III

Job Locations US-AL-Huntsville
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(6/12/2024 5:27 PM)
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Instrumentation Engineering Technician III


Be the Difference


Astrion offers comprehensive services that boost preparedness, optimize performance, and ensure success across various domains, from Cyber to Digital, Mission and Systems, servicing our nation's Civilian, Defense and Space communities. We support customers with Centers of Excellence in Washington DC, Huntsville, AL and Burlington, MA with an additional 36 locations across the U.S.


Astrion has an exciting opportunity for an Instrumentation Engineering Technician for the RTES (Redstone Test and Engineering Services) contract, supporting the Army Division. The Instrumentation Engineering Technician will support the Redstone Test Center Propulsion Test



LOCATION: Huntsville, AL


TRAVEL:  0-5%




  • High School Diploma
  • 5 Total Years of Experience
  • 5 years of applicable experience supporting engineering or testing of hardware in the appropriate area of specialization, or:
    • 2 years of applicable college/vocational/military/technical school and 3 years of applicable experience in the assigned specialty area
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance (U.S. Citizenship is required for all applicants)
  • Instrumentation – Must have sixteen (16) weeks of civilian or military training in electronics or basic instrumentation techniques and at least 2 years of experience must be in electronics/instrumentation supporting engineering or testing of military hardware.




  • A.S in either:
    • Industrial Maintenance, Instrumentation preferred
    • Robotics/Mechatronics




The technician will be required to:

  • Support instrumentation operations in and around Test Stand/fixtures.
  • Work as a team member required to plan, setup, install, troubleshoot and maintain range instrumentation.
  • Ability to operate optical equipment in outdoor weather conditions, maintain photo/optical equipment, operate high-speed digital and imaging equipment, and subsequent processing of the imagery.
  • Monitor test operation and collect/evaluate data for accuracy and maintain databases.
  • Support senior engineers and technicians during test operations on local test ranges as well as CONUS travel missions on other DoD test ranges.
  • Read and understand schematics and mechanical/electrical drawings.
  • Operate equipment such as oscilloscopes, transient recorders, and handle explosives.


What We Offer


  • Competitive salaries
  • Continuing education assistance
  • Professional development allotment
  • Multiple healthcare benefits packages
  • 401K with employer matching
  • Paid time off (PTO) along with a federally recognized holiday schedule


Who We Are


At Astrion, we innovate, elevate, and shape the world of tomorrow. At our core is our purpose to “Be the Difference”. This means we encourage our employees to take action and be the driving force for positive change. We foster an environment where innovative solutions flourish and our company continuously evolves.


We have a culture of care, empathy, and making a tangible difference within our organization and communities. We embrace continuous learning, growth, and innovation, and pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. We promote collaboration and empowering our teams is at the core of our success.


Join Astrion and Be the Difference in your career and the world!


Astrion is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.


This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.



"Army Division"








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