Patriot communication technician - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United Arab Emirates

The Communication Technicianshallprovidetechnicaladvice,assistance,and demonstration ofmethodsto UAE military personnel forthetesting, maintenance,repair,configuration,andoperationof PATRIOTcommunicationsandrelatedequipment.The Communication TechnicianshallbefamiliarwithPATRIOTcommunicationsequipmentincludingUHF/VHF radiosandequipment. The CommunicationTechnician shall also supportPATRIOTBattalion communications,MEIs,FSAMG,andTSIKequipmentasneeded.TheCommunicationTechnicianshallassistin isolating anycomplexmechanical orelectronicproblemsusing avarietyofelectronicrepairand fault isolation proceduressuch assystemdiagnostics,unitself-checks,andtoolsandtestequipment. Assists in enforcing safety policies, procedures and standards. Identifies faulty work practices and demonstrates proper troubleshooting and repair procedures and techniques. Assists in preparation of inventories, technical reports, and performs other related duties as required.
This position is in UAE.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of four (4) years’ experience in troubleshooting, fault isolation, repair and functional verification of PATRIOT specific radios and radio relay communications systems.
  • Proficiency in the use of commercial test equipment and tools used in troubleshooting and repair of electronic circuits is mandatory.
  • An excellent knowledge of basic and advanced electronics, HFSSB, VHF/UHF/AM and multiplex communications systems and associated control or switching equipment is required.
  • Graduate of OEMAMGtechnicaltraining. Also be a graduate of theContractorLogisticsSupportSchool,theUS ArmyPATRIOTIntermediateMaintenanceCourse, or PATRIOTSystemTechniciansCourse,or havetheequivalentoftwo(2)yearsof PATRIOTAMGmaintenanceexperience.
  • Able to certify as a Communications Tower Worker, climbing up to 350 feet.
  • Knowledge of configuring, operating, and restoring Cisco switches and routers.
Desired Qualifications:

  • Should be skilled in troubleshooting and repair of the SINCGARS, MIDS terminals, JTIDS and similar type radios.
  • Experience with Link-16, 3011C multicast links, and PADIL operations.
  • Demonstrated experience or working knowledge of CPX-200/300, MLT- 220, and international Digital Switch Multiplexing Equipment.
  • Experience with Linux, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2012 R2.

Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics or Power Generation with 2 years of related experience, or Associates Degree with 4 years of experience or HS Diploma/GED with 8 years of related experience. .