Job Title: Associate Field Service Engineer
Job Code: AS20201103-42917
Job Location: Cape Canaveral, FL.
Field Technician providing technical support for the installation, grooming, operation, maintenance, and modification of complex electronic systems of various types with installations on land and sea-based platforms. Systems include Radar, RF Instrumentation, Satellite Communication, Data Recording, System Interfaces and Software Operating Systems.
Routinely requires both near and long-distance travel in order to provide contracted services on a varying schedule. Requires supporting various tasking at the home location when not on travel, to include inventory control, production builds, repairs, systems grooming, on-the-job training, mentoring others, maintaining log books, filing reports, and other tasking as assigned.
Performing troubleshooting and repair down to sub-system and component level.
Interfacing with other contractor representatives and engineers to provide technical expertise to resolve technical problems
Preparing documentation for all work performed
Providing support for engineers in the design and production of new systems
Operating the Flight Test Support System during Navy missions
Writing instructions and perform system modifications and proofing
Completing all required training courses and maintaining required certifications
Minimum of five years of electronics / technical experience in test and operations positions
Willingness and ability to travel up to 30% of the time as required
Willingness and ability to support onboard surface and subsurface vessels at sea as required
Willingness and ability to climb and work on elevated platforms
Strong ability to communicate both written and verbally
Strong Microsoft Office skills.
Ability to follow documented procedures
Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 10 years of prior relevant experience or 2 years post-Secondary/Associates Degree with a minimum of 6 years of prior related experience
Secret Clearance required
Preferred Additional Skills:
Experience in SSBN and/or SWS Flight Test operations.
Use of RF/satellite communications/data recording systems
Networking skills (Cisco Certification desired)
Ability to properly use analog and digital test equipment to troubleshoot, test and/or validate complex electronic systems
Electronic troubleshooting and repair with quality assurance workmanship skills and
IPC-610/620 and J-STD certifications preferred
Ability to operate independently with little to no supervision