GDIT has an exciting position open for an Electronic Engineer, Associate supporting the (Regional Support Center) RSC in Southwest Asia. The RSC supports several customers maintaining systems such as CREW, Trojan, Prophet, Radios, BETSS-C, Radios, NVDs, and PM REF. The selected individual will work at the front end of the delivery of our sustainment effort providing the warfighter and customers with fully mission capable (FMC) systems. This position requires an individual who is self-motivated, suitably experienced, trained, and able to follow instructions clearly and able to make command decisions on the spot in order to achieve the aims of the mission and the organization. Must be willing to travel and have a current and active U.S. Government issued secret clearance.
This position is in support of PM REF aerostats and drones and other systems as assigned. Some of the related experiences you need to perform this job are as follows:
Experience installing mechanical and electronic components.
Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining ISR payloads to include HD model cameras and complete understanding of long, medium, and near IR and laser ranging, spotting, and designation.
Experience in deploying aerostats, working with helium, and tethered platforms.
Experience installing and repairing fiber-optic, CAT-5e, BNC, USB, and multi-pin connectors and cables.
Experienced in LOS communications.
Ability to lift up to 70 pounds.
Networking interface knowledge and skilled in troubleshooting network malfunctions.
Working knowledge of diesel generator and solar power operations.
Experienced in software and hardware updates
Understanding of waypoints and other location
Trains small groups of operators on tower raising and lowering and preventive maintenance checks and services (PMCS), operations, and troubleshooting techniques on each system and its components
Perform troubleshooting, fault isolation and repair or replacement of defective components. Troubleshooting and repairs may be highly complex in nature and involve mechanical assemblies, hydraulics, gases, and electrical, electronic and optical components
Perform operations checks on systems prior to moving systems from each site to ensure 100% functionality for the next installation
Perform inspections of installed equipment to verify accountability assets
Provide Technical representation at meetings and consultations with clients or their representatives
Advise the unit commander on the feasibility, functionality and capabilities of the systems assigned to the AOR
Work in conjunction with the unit commander on the ground to ensure all the unit's requirements are met
Individual will be the on-site point liaison for the customer
Interact with all levels of the organization in a professional, diplomatic, and tactful way
Multi-task efficiently and work in a fast pace environment
Creates trouble tickets and requests parts through a proprietary database
Contacts and coordinates with internal departments for parts
Travel to multiple locations within Southwest Asia as required
The Ideal Candidate must have:
Must have a current and active U.S. Government SECRET clearance
Must have a current U.S. Passport with at least 2 years remaining before expiration date plus more than 4 empty pages for stamps/visa’s
BA/BS degree and 2 years’ experience, AA/AS Degree and 4 years’ experience, or High School Diploma and 6 years of experience
Experience in electronics troubleshooting and component level repair
Valid driver's license
IT Networking experience
Knowledge of Microsoft Office software products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Ability to meet internal paperwork requirements
Previous experience operating or maintaining exact or like aerostats, drones, BETSS-C Systems, (e.g. RAID, Cerberus, GBOSS, Thermal Imagery, Ground Surveillance Radar, Closed Circuit Television, Command and Control Systems)
Knowledge of electronic test equipment used for troubleshooting, diagnostics and testing
Experience working in hostile and austere environments
Experience in stock control and asset management
Excellent customer presence as well as verbal and written communication skills, writing system documentation documents, and communications involving system installation and operation
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
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