IBD-SS NIIS Field Service Technician/Engineer, Senior (SWA)

Clearance Level
Field Engineering
Not Applicable, Iraq

REQ#: RQ129582

Travel Required: 75-100%
Requisition Type: Regular

Job Description Summary:

GDIT is seeking a Non-Intrusive Inspection System (NIIS) Field Service Technician, Senior in support of the IBD-SS program’s CENTCOM and Horn of Africa areas of operations. The Field Service Technician, Senior will perform maintenance, training, and work closely with military customers. This position desires an individual who has experience performing mechanical and electronics, on both the radiation and Backscatter technology systems as well as skills performing installs, de-installs, testing systems and components, and performing Preventive Maintenance actions on a variety of systems belonging to the Non-Intrusive Inspection Systems. The successful candidate may be assigned supervisor duties to manage the day-to-day operations of a team of other more junior level technicians. OCONUS travel will be required to other OCONUS locations.

Primary Duties:

  • Must be capable of performing analyses of system operations

  • Must have knowledge of and experience in the operations of hardware systems and components

  • Must have experience in fault detection, isolation, and correction of hardware systems and individual components

  • Must be capable of routine system maintenance and analysis functions including:  hardware configurations; adding, removing and replacing hardware components; use of hardware and software diagnostic testing tools; reading of electronic circuit schematics; and repairing printed circuit boards

  • Performs sustainment and PMCS maintenance on the system and vehicle chassis

  • Performs site surveys to determine type and placement of systems

  • Installs and de-installs systems and their components and trains operators and end users

  • Updates databases, informs Lead of job status and any issues encountered

  • Tracks and updates work orders to include the replacement of parts component serial numbers removed and replaced

  • May travels via military/commercial conveyances to outlying areas

  • Skilled using hand tools, power tools, and electronics measuring and test equipment

  • Ability to perform minor maintenance on vehicles and generators such as changing oil and filter

  • Must have the ability to generate/produce data and reports

  • Interact and professionally exhibit customer service skills and be able to present a positive approach with customers and peers

  • Must be able to withstand physical demands of seasonal hot or cold temperatures and willing to live and operate in an austere environment

  • Must be willing to support an 84-hour Extended Work Week

  • Possesses a US passport that will not expire for at least 2 or more years and must have at least 4 consecutive blank pages for country visas

  • Must be capable of meeting standards of fitness for deployment to the SWA of Operations

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs, climb ladders, and be able to work in a non-climate controlled environment

Desired Qualifications:

  • Relevant and recent experience supporting Force Protection systems is highly desirable

  • Experience with Radiation and Backscatter systems

  • Experience with other PM FPS Systems to include BETSS-C, Cerberus, Scout, IBD-K, and RDISS

  • Ability to train operators in the use and maintenance of NIIS systems

  • Experience utilizing COLTS and operating within the GCSS-A environment

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, and Excel

  • Import/Export (ITAR/EXIM) compliance experience

  • Experience in a rapid paced, time sensitive, high quality environment

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills along with strong customer service

  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize commitments, and manage time effectively including attention to detail

Education Required:

  • BA/BS + 8-12 years relevant experience (15 years’ experience in lieu of a degree)

  • Completed the Radiation Safety Course

Security Clearance:

  • US Secret security clearance required

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.