Systems Maintenance Lead - Military veterans preferred

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  full-time   employee


Job Summary
The Systems Maintenance Lead provides supervision for junior maintenance personnel in support of critical IEW systems located within areas of INSCOM SCIF’s.
Principal Accountabilities
  • Implements design, initial fielding, testing, training, emergency maintenance, and repair of satellite communications systems and signals intelligence equipment.
  • Manages maintenance and supply operations in alignment with customer logistics and supply procedures and regulations.
  • Acts as project leader and oversees and perform system level troubleshooting using complex computer diagnostics and test equipment.
  • Assures that systems and equipment operations and maintenance comply with physical, operational, security, safety, and communications and electronics regulations.
  • Provides expertise and instructs subordinates on commercial and military satellite communications and electronic warfare projects requiring detailed analysis of operational and technical issues.
  • Evaluates the impact of proposed design changes on maintaining continuous operations.
  • Trains military and contractor personnel on troubleshooting, diagnosing and repair of electronic warfare and SATCOM systems.
  • Researches requirements and translates data into design/redesign specifications to support deployable customer equipment within SCIF’s.
  • Employs, services, and calibrates state-of-the-art data collection equipment to monitor the functioning of communications and electronic warfare equipment.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Ability to train, manage and supervise technicians performing terminal and system level alignment, modification, repair, calibration, maintenance, and troubleshooting of satellite communications and electronic warfare equipment and systems.
  • Ability to read, interpret and work with complex sketches, drawings, schematics, and specifications.
  • Knowledge of SATCOM and electronic warfare functional units and understanding of computer architecture, communications, software and peripherals used in satellite communications and electronic warfare systems, and operation of test equipment.
  • Knowledge of US Military and commercial satellite technical control procedures, regulations, and doctrine.
  • Understanding of computers, software and peripherals used in electronic communications systems.
  • Knowledge of the installation and maintenance of audio systems.
  • Knowledge of installation techniques, including red/black requirements.
  • Knowledge of electrical wiring and grounding and the installation of fiber optic cable.
  • Understanding of interconnectivity, protocol bus standards, cryptographic equipment operations and TEMPEST criteria.
  • Understanding of electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) principles.
  • Command of fluent English, including the ability to read, write, and comprehend technical documentation, schematics, and diagrams written under the ANSI standards.

Experience & Education

  • Associate’s degree in electronics or equivalent and formal technical training in electronic systems maintenance.
  • Minimum ten (10) years of technical experience with a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a supervisory capacity.
  • Experience with system fault isolation, repair, alignment and testing of network/system level and individual satellite and digital communications equipment problems.
  • Capability to perform satellite antenna siting and orientation.
  • Experience with electromagnetic compatibility and the functional application of EMI/RFI analysis and mitigation programs.
  • Able to perform all duties to ensure timely, courteous and quality support to customer or customer affiliates.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Able to maneuver in small spaces and lift up to 50lbs.
  • Supports customer systems on site whenever and wherever deployed.
  • Available to deploy to other countries and/or theaters to perform quick reaction technical support to US forces worldwide military contingency missions and requirements in potentially hazardous work environments.