BAE Systems UK, Communications Technician in Fylingdales, United Kingdom

Job Description

The UK Communications Technician operates, maintains and repairs the various US communication systems used at RAF Fylingdales including, but not limited to:

  • AN/GSC-52B(VX)/G Modernization of Enterprise Terminals (MET) terminals and associated Inter-connect facility equipment

  • AN/FRC-181 (MILSTAR) and associated equipment

  • Defense Information System Network (DISN) equipment

  • Timeplex 2 mulitipexer equipment

  • Communications Processing System (CPS) equipment

  • Multifunction Digital Adaptor (MDA) for Defense Red Switch Network

  • Multifunctional Secure Gateway (MSG)

  • Non-secure Internet Protocol Router Networks (NIPRNET)

  • Secure Internet Protocol Router Networks (SIPRNET)

  • Meridian Option 11c Digital Private Branch Exchange (PBX)

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 2 years' work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Candidates will have 4 years experience, education or training that demonstrates the applicant s knowledge, skills and ability to perform operations, maintenance and repair on a variety of complex electronics equipment and complete operational systems.


  • Candidates must possess a current and final US security clearance

  • Candidates must possess a valid Security certification

  • A valid US Driver s License with at least 14 months remaining is required

  • Personnel will be required to obtain Driver s License within one year of entry into the UK

  • Personnel will be required to obtain UK Entry Authorization

  • Valid U.S. civilian passport

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Completion of a US Government MILSATCOM school

  • Experience with Sun Solaris Administration 1 & 2

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we dofrom intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That s BAE Systems. That s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

UK, Communications Technician


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