Deployed Communication Electronics Field Service Technician Job
Job Description Job Attributes+
Chesapeake, VA 23320-2601, US
Engineering & Technology
Job Description Join BAE Systems' Intelligence and Security sector and be a part of a team who makes a daily impact in our Nation's war on terrorism. We need motivated and hard working team members from anywhere in the U.S. to travel abroad and support our U.S. Military's Electronics Systems.
The selected applicant will provide technical support of communications-electronics equipment, systems, subsystems, and ancillaries in fixed/mobile communications platforms for the Department of Defense (DoD), US Special Operations Forces (SOF), and other government agencies. This position requires continuous deployment (one year minimum with a 2-week midterm return to CONUS break) to locations designated as Hazardous Duty by the U.S. Department of State. The successful candidate must be willing to travel to Hazardous Duty areas and meet/maintain training and “Fit for Duty” requirements (specific health and physical requirements) as specified by the contract(s) and applicable U.S. Government directives (i.e. CENTCOM Mod 14).
This position is managed out of the location in Chesapeake, VA, although relocation is not required.Required Skills and Education High School diploma and at least four years of related experience
Ability to travel to OCONUS locations
Ability to meet and maintain the certifications/qualifications for deployment travel to Hazardous Duty locations
US military Electronics Technician training/experience
Communication Electronics test equipment experience
Active security clearance and ability to maintainPreferred Skills and Education Experience with US Special Operations Forces
Tactical or Shipboard radio (SATCOM, LOS, and HF) operations/maintenance experience
COMSEC equipment operations/maintenance experience
Component level repair and soldering experience (2M)
Electronics Counter-Measure Systems experience
Military Leadership Training
Valid US tourist passport
VOIP and IP networking experience
Military Electronics Course Instructor (NEC 9502)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 do—from 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 www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.
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Meet Our Veterans
All of my co-workers have been very helpful with my transition into the company and in my training as a Common Missile Warning Systems technician. The camaraderie of the other WIP employees has also been instrumental in my transition out of the Marine Corps.
Retired Cpl. J. Munoz
Operating Enduring Freedom