BAE Systems SCA Engineering Technician III (PALS Technician) in Saint Inigoes, Maryland

Job Description

The selected candidate will provide technical support for the AN/SPN-46(V) Precision Approach and Landing System (PALS). Responsibilities will include maintenance and troubleshooting, flight test support, fleet support, operational testing of new and overhauled system units.

The selected candidate will mature into supporting the SPN-46(V) Fleet Support Team with responsibilities that will include:

Perform onsite and distance Technical Assistance to the Fleet in support of the AN/SPN-46(V)

Perform AN/SPN-46(V) Category I, II and III Certification Testing aboard CVN's

Fleet installations of system upgrades including System Operational Verification Testing (SOVT)

Resolve Parts obsolescence issues

Develop ECP drawing packages

Develop Test Plans and Procedures

Support Environmental testing

Develop Field Change Bulletins

Update existing drawings and test procedures

Will also perform fleet support duties to include troubleshooting, maintenance, equipment installation, cable fabrication, fiber-optic cable installation, and other fleet support related requirements of U.S Navy Air Traffic Control approach and landing systems on board US Navy ships. The position could require travel up to 25% worldwide within 24 hour notification in support of US Navy vessels for periods of several weeks at a time.

This position is located in scenic and historic Southern Maryland in the St. Mary's County Technology Corridor adjacent to the Patuxent River Naval Air Station.

There is no monetary relocation assistance budgeted for this position. Applicants must be currently residing in or state willingness to relocate self to St. Mary's County, Maryland or surrounding areas.

Please be sure to address all requirements of posted requisition in resume. Only resumes that include all requirements will be considered.

Required Skills and Education

High School diploma

Completion of a technical school, trade school, or advanced armed services technical school curriculum or course of training in electricity, electronics, avionics, mechanics, or engineering technology OR Completion of at least thirty (30) semester hours of course studies at an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical curriculum.

At least four (4) years of experience in performing engineering technician functions. At least 1 year of engineering technical functional experience shall have consisted of performing engineering/technical functions in ATC&LS.

Ability to obtain a passport

Ability to move or lift objects weighing up to 40lbs

Ability to work onboard US Navy Ships, to include extensive walking up and down multiple flights of stairs

Ability to obtain and maintain the required security clearance

Preferred Skills and Education

Military electronics training (Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force or Coast Guard) in AN/SPN-, ASR-, SPS-, TPN-, TPS- or FPN- equipment

System troubleshooting experience including the use of various types of test equipment

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.

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SCA Engineering Technician III (PALS Technician)


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