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Raytheon Technologies TechStudent- 2021 Fall Co-Op Internship in Andover, Massachusetts


Raytheon Missiles and Defense (RMD) is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets where you’ll be part of a global team working together to solve some of the most demanding challenges on the planet.

We are the world's largest developer, producer and integrator of weapon systems. In fact, we've produced over one million missiles in our history. Military forces in more than 50 countries look to us for a high-quality product portfolio that includes missiles, smart munitions, projectiles, kinetic kill vehicles and directed energy weapons.

We are able to accomplish this feat because our employees live our Values of Trust, Respect, Collaboration, Innovation and Accountability. Diversity is a part of our culture and a key to our success. When world-class talent works together in a place that is respectful and inclusive, we solve some of the world's hardest problems.

We know that a diverse company is a strong company.

The people of Raytheon Technologies come from different backgrounds. We value our different perspectives and styles of tackling the world’s most complex challenges and toughest threats. Through Employee Resource Groups (ERGs), our employees are empowered to impact business results, build professional networks, advocate for causes that matter to them and contribute to their local communities. Diversity of thought is critical to the future of innovation. We leverage these unique voices to generate solutions toward a united and singular purpose: to define the future of aerospace.

Job Description: This is a 1st Shift position.

Are you a student currently pursuing a degree in manufacturing engineering, industrial engineering, operations management, supply chain/logistics engineering, or quality reliability engineering? Do you have an interest in Hardware Quality Engineering? If so, Raytheon Technologies, Raytheon Missiles and Defense (RMD) Operations organization could be the perfect place for your next co-op rotation!

There are opportunities for 2021 Fall Co-op 6 month position that will be July - December.

The Hardware Quality Engineer with use their strong technical and communication skills to take responsibility for Operations Quality in a busy manufacturing environment.

Here at RMD, our Operations Quality Team ensures product and process quality with an emphasis on Product Compliance, Customer Satisfaction and Continuous Improvement.

As a Hardware Quality Engineer embedded within the Production Value Stream you’ll be a high-value participant on cross-functional teams, utilizing Quality Science skills and expertise to drive issue resolution and will also frequently interface with internal and external customers.

In this role, your responsibilities will include:

· Process planning, inspection and test methodology as well as Non-Conforming Material Control, issue resolution and product acceptance.

· Defect prevention through data analysis and effective execution of Root Cause and associated Corrective Action Implementation.

· In addition, you’ll provide production floor support to address process and compliance issues from all levels.

Required Criteria:

  • Candidates must be currently enrolled in a Bachelors/Masters degree program with an emphasis in Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain/Logistics Engineering, or Quality/Reliability Engineering

–U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.

Desired Skills:

Experience in a Manufacturing Process/Production Floor Support role within one of the following disciplines Quality, Process, Engineering or Operations.

  • Previous experience in electro/mechanical manufacturing or printed circuit board assemblies (surface mount technology and thru-hole technology)

  • Experience in facilitating cross-functional teams for improvement activities (e.g. 6-sigma, lean manufacturing)

  • Experience in the use of pareto analysis, cause/effect diagrams, process mapping, and/or other performance analysis tools

  • Ability to exercise sound judgment and apply decision–making skills with appropriate supervisory intervention

  • Ability to develop solutions to technical problems

  • Demonstrated ability to comprehend and translate external and internal requirements into effective work instructions

  • General Statistical Process Control knowledge

  • Demonstrated ability to pro-actively identify and self-start projects under limited oversight

  • Ability to build effective relationships through partnering and collaboration

  • Effective verbal and written communication and networking skills to work with all levels of the company

  • International Experience and/or bilingual

  • Proficiency in the Microsoft suite of products (i.e. Word, Excel, Power Point)

Knowledge in development/usage of Quality metrics that may be used to drive true root cause and long-term corrective action.

Raytheon Technologies RMD Operations provides quantifiable competitive advantage by connecting Operations with Facilities, Environmental Health and Safety and Security to all aspects of our business. We accomplish this by building and maintaining a safe, secure and productive environment for our employees and customers to enable delivery of whole-life products and integrated solutions.


· Student Loan Repayment Contribution Program

· 9/80 work schedule – Every other Friday off

· Onsite Wellness Program – Health Screenings/Flu Shots

· 401K – Savings & Investment Plan

· Paid Time Off

· Rstars is an enterprise-wide recognition program that allows you to give and receive thanks for notable and exceptional performance.

This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens.

*Please upload a copy of your most recent undergraduate and graduate transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition. Please include your cumulative GPA and projected graduation date on your resume. *


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.