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Sr Field Service Technician Radar RF
San Diego, CA
General Atomics Aeronautical SystemsTitle:
Sr. Field Service Technician- Radar / RF (deployable)Job Category:
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time HourlyJob Summary:
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) an affiliate of General Atomics is a world leader in proven reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Sr Field Service Technician to join our team here in Rancho Bernardo CA.
This position is a deployable position which requires travel to customer operating sites as well as deployments to hostile OCONUS locations for no less than 4 months at a time in duration. When not deployed will be supporting Depot level rework activities at Mission Systems in Rancho Bernardo.
DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:
+ Conduct depot level repair integration and testing modification and operation of complex synthetic aperture radar (SAR) / ground moving target indicator (GMTI) and other airborne sensors.
+ Operate specialized test equipment in the performance of troubleshooting and maintaining sensors both in the laboratory and in the field.
+ Conduct intermediate level field repair of radars utilizing specialized test equipment at customer operating sites.
+ Performs and/or assists in fabrication modification assembly installation operation repair and maintenance of complex laboratory experimental and commercial equipment.
+ May assist in the design of basic lab experimental and commercial equipment.
+ Applies specialized knowledge and skills pertinent to the organization project or program assigned.
+ Will utilize SAP processes to track defective components.Job Qualifications:
+ Typically requires associates degree or equivalent with seven or more years of experience.
+ Previous Radar/RF experience and the ability to operate common and specialized test equipment in the performance of Depot level repairs is required.
+ Must be highly proficient in computer applications and network interface applications as well as have the ability to understand schematics/block diagrams.
+ Must be able to handle the severe environmental conditions at the deployed sites which may include extremes of temperature physiologic demand and poor air quality and may also require working in unusual conditions such as high/low pressure high voltage and high energy.
+ Must have analytical ability to read and understand detailed instructions drawings and specifications.
+ Must have strong communication skills necessary to write and record precise information.
+ Must be able to lift up to 100 lbs with assistance.
+ Must be able to travel for extended periods of up to 4 months at a time which may include deployment into protected areas of hostile locations.
+ Previous experience with Military avionics/electronics experience highly preferred.
+ Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering is preferred.
+ Must have ACTIVE Secret DoD Security Clearance.Travel Percentage Required:
0% - 25%Clearance Required?
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