Electronics Technician II - Navigation
L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customer's mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.
About L3Harris Technologies
L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers' mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $17 billion in annual revenue, 50,000 employees and customers in more than 130 countries. L3Harris.com
We are searching for an Electronics Technician II - Navigation at our Newport News, VA location.
You will demonstrate success by:
Competing the following installation, troubleshooting, servicing and/or repairing responsibilities with little to no supervision
Operating and recording data from various types of test equipment to include, but not limited to an Oscilloscope, TDR, multimeter, tone generator and RF wattmeter.
Generateing testing documentation.
Developing and maintaining one-line drawings and connection diagrams.
Writing test procedures with limited documentation.
Having a solid understanding of NMEA 0183 data to ensure accurate data is available at the equipment and how to troubleshoot NMEA 0183 data.
Building, troubleshooting, and repairing various "N, TM and UM" type RF connectors, multi-pin connectors, RJ-45 connectors and RJ-11 connectors.
Installing and troubleshoot ingshipboard navigation, communication and power systems; locating and determining problems and corrective solutions to repair issues.
Performing installation of equipment, terminations, testing and commissioning.
Tracking daily work schedules.
Evaluating incoming equipment for repairability, and providing feedback or estimate to repair. Troubleshoot to component level.
Create wiring list from schematics or other provided documents.
Document and complete all required company, customer and OEM Service Work Orders.
Strong analytical and communication skills; must be able to work independently with little to no supervision and as well as part of a project team.
Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and Microsoft Visio.
Must be able to lift 40lb, subject to prolonged standing and kneeling; ability to climb scaffolding and work in a shipyard environment.
Must be able to obtain a Secret Security Clearance and a valid U.S. Passport.
Must be able to obtain credentials to access military installations.
Must have a valid driver's license.
Our Values are an integral part of who we are. We seek candidates who share our values:
Must have an Associate's degree in Electronics technology or related field, High School diploma or GED. Formal education does not waive required qualifications and experience.
Must have three (3) to five (5) years of practical experience, to include electronics repair, maintenance, installation and checkout.
Must possess the following Federal Communications Commission (FCC) licenses; Global Maritime Distress Safety System (GMDSS) Operator and Maintainer license and Radiotelephone General Operator License with Radar Endorsement.
Must be able to accurately demonstrate and complete testing and troubleshooting responsibilities on shipboard navigation, communication and power equipment.
Read and interpret installation drawings and cable run sheets. Fabricate various connectors by soldering and/or crimping for navigation, communication and power equipment.
Plan cable runs throughout the vessel to equipment based off provided drawings and IEEE 45 standards. Run cables of various construction to include, but not limited to, Heliax cables, RF cables and Fiber Optic cables.
Terminate equipment in accordance with Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) specifications.
Must have thorough knowledgeable in Alternating Current and Direct Current (AC/DC) theory and industry standards for termination.
Knowledgeable in installation and updating software from various OEM's, and in integrating various sensor data into multiple types of bridge navigation.
Preferred Capabilities/Certifications Include:
Currently trained, licensed and/or certified for repairing, installing, configuring and supporting assets including but not limited to Radars, Navigation Equipment, Satellite Communications Equipment and Inter-Vessel Communication Systems.
Experience with Army Watercraft C4ISR systems. Formal electronics training from a Technical School Class A or B military school in electronics. Formal electronics training to include Installation Task, Soldering, Cable Dressing, Cable Tray, Conduit and Making/Repairing Connectors.
L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.