IBD-SS Field Service Technician/Engineer - Secret Clearance Required

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Field Engineering
Location
Kuwait City, Kuwait
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Field Services

Field Technical Support

Preventive Maintenance

Technical Products

REQ#: RQ174356
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

GDIT is your place to make meaningful contributions to challenging projects and grow a rewarding career. Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as a Field Service Technician/Engineer supporting PM FPS (Product Manager, Force Protection Systems) customer in SWA. At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Field Engineer you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Field Engineer joining our team to support the mission of the Warfighter. At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Field Service Technician/Engineer you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Field Service Technician/Engineer joining our team to aid the Warfighter in an impactful mission this will require the Field Service Technician/Engineer to be able to set up, maintain and sustain various PM FPS systems to protect those supporting the Warfighter.

How you will make an impact to the mission as a Field Service Technician/Engineer:

  • As an IBD-SS Field Service Technician/Engineer one will perform maintenance, training, and work closely with military customers.  One will be responsible for providing technical services, subject matter expertise, and software solutions and services for platforms for systems belonging to the Elevated Sensors family of systems to include Integrated Base Defense (IBD) Kitting, ECP, BETSS-C, Cerberus, RDISS, Radar, PTP radio, television, IBD_K and other communications & surveillance equipment components.

  • This position desires an individual who has experience performing mechanical, electronics, and IT Networking tasks 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 Elevated Sensors family of systems to include ECP, BETSS-C, Cerberus, RDISS, Radar, PTP radio, television, IBD_K and other communications & surveillance equipment components.

  • Capable of performing analyses of system operations, creating capabilities, and providing technical services, subject matter expertise, and software solutions and services for platforms such as the Integrated Base Defense (IBD) Kitting or other PM FPS related systems

  • 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 and ability to perform minor maintenance on generators such as changing oil and filter and other duties as assigned related to scope of AOR (area of responsibility of an FSR/FST (Field Service Representative/Technician)

  • Performs sustainment and PMCS maintenance on the towers and payloads

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

  • Tracks and updates work orders to include the replacement of parts component serial numbers removed and replaced, experience utilizing COLTS (or similar such as RCLS) and operating within the GCSS-A environment is strongly desired

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

What you'll need to be successful:

  • Must be willing to support up to an 84-hour Extended Work Week or work week assigned to PDY or TDY work week based on mission requirements including travel within SWA as required

  • Must be capable of meeting standards of fitness for deployment to the SWA of Operations and be able to withstand physical demands of seasonal hot or cold temperatures and willing to live and operate in an austere environment with the ability to lift 50 lbs., climb ladders, and be able to work in a non-climate-controlled environment and may travels via military/commercial conveyances to outlying areas to support mission

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

  • A strong background in IT networks and Network Security is also desired. CONUS training will be required prior to deployment.

  • Must be able to pass an initial pre-test test of job-related knowledge with 60% proficiency or greater prior to training and a final test following training with 80% proficiency or greater, this will result in successful completion of obtaining certifications in relation to BETSS-C/RAID Towers (BETSS-Certificate)   

  • US Secret Security Clearance Required

  • On Customer Site

  • Must be capable of meeting standards of fitness for deployment to the SWA of Operations and be able to withstand physical demands of seasonal hot or cold temperatures and willing to live and operate in an austere environment with the ability to lift 50 lbs., climb ladders, and be able to work in a non-climate-controlled environment and may travels via military/commercial conveyances to outlying areas to support mission

  • Must be able to successfully be capable of meeting standards of fitness for deployment to the SWA of Operation yearly while residing on contract in SWA

  • Must have required PPE equipment required for SWA

  • Travel and PDY locations may include but not limited to boat, convoy etc.

GDIT is your place:

  • 401K with company match

  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications

  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from

  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

8 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Certification

Travel Required

75-100%

Citizenship

U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $85,000 - $115,000. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
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About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.