• Sr Manufacturing Engineer

    Leonardo DRS, Inc. Germantown, MD 20875

    Job #2253448591

  • Job ID: 104937

    Leonardo DRS is a prime contractor, leading technology innovator and supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and defense contractors worldwide. The company specializes in naval and maritime systems, ground combat mission command and network computing, global satellite communications and network infrastructure, avionics systems, and intelligence and security solutions. Additionally, the company builds power systems and electro-optical/infrared systems for a wide range of commercial customers. Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, Leonardo DRS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at ~~~

    Job Summary

    We're looking for a team-oriented Manufacturing Engineer with the ability to create or improve manufacturing processes in an electronics product environment in our Germantown facility.

    Please note: Our facility is currently located in Germantown, MD. Our business is experiencing growth in multiple market areas and as a result we are excited to announce that in January 2023 we will be in our newly built facility located just south of Frederick, off I-270. This modern facility, with ESG initiatives and surrounding green spaces, offers many amenities quickly accessible to this attractive location.

    Job Responsibilities

    • Performs moderately complex functions in the process design, fabrication, modification and/or evaluation of production operations

    • May prepare complicated plans, conduct support studies, provide analysis or tests in the development of Production operations

    • May assign work to drafters and/or technicians and provide guidance to lower level engineers

    • Responsibilities are diverse in scope where analysis of situations or data requires sound judgment

    • General guidance given on new assignments as needed

    • Develop manufacturing process plans, test requirements, manufacturing flow, and capacity plans

    • Review detail designs for manufacturability and producibility

    • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization


    • Bachelor's Degree in engineering or other technical field with 5+ years applicable experience (or equivalent combination of education/training and relevant experience)

    • Experience in an electronics production environment

    • Knowledge of Printed Circuit Board (PCB) equipment and circuit card manufacturing processes ideal

    • Excellent documentation skills

    • Knowledge of electronic components

    • Excellent organizational and communication skills

    • IPC certification and/or Lean Six Sigma Certification preferred

    • Knowledge of rework machines and manufacturing execution systems preferred

    • Able to work onsite (current facility is in Germantown and moving to Frederick in early 2023)

    The health and safety of our employees and their families remains a top priority at Leonardo DRS, and we continue to take action to address the risk and uncertainty COVID variants pose in the workplace. Subject to state-specific exemptions, newly hired employees are required to provide proof they are fully vaccinated prior to their start date, unless a medical or religious accommodation or an exemption pursuant to applicable state law is formally approved by Leonardo DRS prior to commencing employment.

    Leonardo DRS, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. #LI-TG1 #LI-ONSITE