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Lockheed Martin SPY/ Aegis Combat Weapons System Field Support in San Diego, California

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Description: The engineer shall provide on-site field engineering and technical support services in support of waterfront efforts. The engineer will perform:

• fleet technical services for the AN/SPY-1 Radar transmitter, antenna and signal processor as well as associated support systems to include:

o Engineering / technical evaluations

o Assessments

o Equipment functional checks

o Technical assists

o Troubleshooting, analysis and equipment repair

o Leverage preventive and corrective maintenance as training opportunities to develop and enhance US Navy sailor technical proficiency

o Work as a team with system engineers, computer program developers, test engineers, technicians, and customer representatives to support Weapon System (AWS) readiness as required

o Support special tests and investigations

o Provide verbal and written reports to leadership and other key functional and program organizations as required

International travel, the ability to work rotating shifts, including evenings and weekends may be required. Some underway technical support periods are required. Overall annual travel approximately 30-40% (CONUS/O-CONUS US Navy fleet concentration areas and CONUS/O-CONUS underway as required). Bonuses and incentives may be available for work performed onboard underway Navy ships (CONUS or O-CONUS) and O-CONUS fleet concentration area assigned work.

Basic Qualifications:

• Experience as a technician working on a USN Destroyer (DDG) or Cruiser (CG)

• Experience with radars and supporting elements

• Basic electronic and radar theory

• Electronics troubleshooting

• Familiarity with technical publications is required

• Must possess a working knowledge of general-purpose test equipment, diagnostic tools, computers and computer programs

• Must also possess good interpersonal skills (both written and oral communications) and be capable of working independently or as part of a team

• Must have the technical competency and willingness to develop themselves into a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on the Weapon System (AWS), specifically the AN/SPY-1 Radar

Interim Secret clearance required prior to start

Desired Skills:

• Familiarity with Navy PMS (OPNAVINST 4790 series) or other maintenance system (preventative or corrective) highly desired

• Experience working with other MIL-SPEC and COTS equipment/systems highly desired

• Fiber Optic Repair technician certification (MIL-STD-2042/MIL-STD-1678) and/or Connection/Wire Wrap certification (MIL-STD-1130C) highly desired

• Understanding and experience with the maintenance and operation of USN Weapon System as a SPY-1 Radar technician for one of the following AN/SPY-1 Radar variants: A/B/B(V)/D/D(V) required

• Missile Defense Adjunct, Ballistic Missile Defense Signal Processor, Multi-Mission Signal Processor experience highly desired

• Navy Ratings: Fire Controlman (SPY, ACI/, FCS/ORTS)



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