Engineering Technician III - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Virginia Beach
United States


Position is located in Virginia Beach, VA

JOB DESCRIPTION: Supports engineering activities such as design, test, check-out, modification, fabrication and assembly of prototype electro mechanical systems, experimental design circuitry, laser/light transmission devices or specialized test equipment. Applications may include electronic circuits, photonics and logic systems. Works from schematics, diagrams, written and verbal descriptions, layouts or defined plans to perform testing, checkout and trouble-shooting functions. . Assists in determining methods or actions to remedy malfunctions. Collects, maintains, organizes, compiles, and manipulates technical data. Prepares engineering documentation, reports, drawings (sketches/flow charts/diagrams/schematics, etc.). Performs mathematical calculations per engineering specifications. Undertakes analyses of data where guidelines are provided. Full knowledge of the job. Complete acquaintance with and understanding of the general and detailed aspects of the job and their practical applications to problems and situations ordinarily encountered. Supervision Received: Limited supervision. No instructions needed on routine work, and general instructions given on new lines of work or special assignments.



Technical school diploma
Minimum of three (3) years of work related experience in electrical/electronic systems;
Minimum of two (2) years must have been full-time experience at the system level
Specific experience refers to Computer Hardware and/or Software

Engineering Experience, and is defined as experience in any of the following nine (9) specific areas:

(i) Computer program and Approved Articles Package (AAP) documentation development review and maintenance

(ii) Computer program generation/tactical disk build and laboratory Load Cycle

(iii) Computer Program audit and verification of certified configurations to include combat system software and/or equipment for AAP’s.

(iv) Computer Program Installations and Shipboard/Site Load Cycle.

(v) Coordination of ship/site installations and Fleet issue and resolution.

(vi) COTS Operating Systems (e.g., HP-UX, HP-RT, Solaris, PowerMax, RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), RedHawk, etc.).

(vii) Layer 2 and Layer 3 Network Communication Protocols and Cisco IOS configuration and troubleshooting

(viii) Versa Module Eurocard (VME) or Compact Peripheral Computer Interface (cPCI) Single-Board Computer (SBC) and Symmetric Multi-Processor (SMP) operation, configuration, architecture and troubleshooting.

(ix) Blade Servers or other High density architecture computing systems operation, configuration, architecture, and troubleshooting.

Secret Clearance required