Tactical Data Links On Site Support Technician

Clearance Level
Norfolk, Virginia

REQ#: RQ47356

Travel Required: Less than 10%

Tactical Data Links On Site Support Technician

1. Performs highly complex technical functions in support of engineering activities such as set up, operation, maintenance, modification, circuit testing, calibration and troubleshooting of electronic or electro-mechanical components and systems, experimental design circuitry, prototype models or specialized test equipment.


2. Works from schematics, diagrams, written and verbal instructions.


3. Directs complex engineering tests to collect design data or assist in general research work.


4. Diagnoses and isolates equipment and system malfunctions which fail to respond to standard corrective measures, and makes necessary repairs.


5. Participates in the development of electronic equipment.


6. Repairs or modifies cables and equipment returned by operational users or by personnel in the associated test and development laboratories.


7. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technicians, and may have supervisory responsibilities.


8. May serve as a team leader.


9. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.


10. Participates in special projects as required.

Associates Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training or work experience.

Technician shall provide onsite support to conduct specified engineering/technical evaluations, perform equipment functional checks, perform troubleshooting/test/analysis and equipment repair to correct Data Links maintenance, installation, and connectivity faults.

The SME shall provide Onboard Maintenance Training (OBMT) to Ship's Force technicians in the operation, repair, maintenance, and logistics support of the Common Data Link Management System (CDLMS) AN/UYQ-86(V)X, including the Multi-Link Interface Unit (MLIU),

Command and Control Processor (C2P), Joint Range Extension Applications Protocol ("JREAP") circuits, and MK-162 MODs 1-3 (Ship’s Gridlock System).

The SME shall perform/provide support during shipboard Combat Systems tasks including Pier Side Refurbishments, C5RA, CSPAT, ICMP, TSRA, BMDRA, INSURV programs and Tech Assist events.

GENERAL EXPERIENCE: At least four (4) years of experience in troubleshooting, repair, and assessment of electronic systems found onboard US Navy ships.


SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: SME shall possess Navy Class “C” school NEC 9604/ V23B including a minimum of two (2) years of experience in troubleshooting and repair of equipment within the scope of this NEC.

AA/AS, 3+ years experience

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.

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.