SCA Engineering Technician III (PALS Technician)

Job Description
The selected candidate will provide technical support for the AN/SPN-46(V) Precision Approach and Landing System (PALS). Responsibilities will include maintenance and troubleshooting, flight test support, fleet support, operational testing of new and overhauled system units.

The selected candidate will mature into supporting the SPN-46(V) Fleet Support Team with responsibilities that will include:

• Perform onsite and distance Technical Assistance to the Fleet in support of the AN/SPN-46(V) Automatic Carrier Landing System (ACLS)
• Perform AN/SPN-46(V) Category I, II and III Certification Testing aboard CVN's
• Fleet installations of system upgrades including System Operational Verification Testing (SOVT)
• Resolve Parts obsolescence issues
• Develop ECP drawing packages
• Develop Test Plans and Procedures
• Support Environmental testing
• Develop Field Change Bulletins
• Update existing drawings and test procedures

Will also perform fleet support duties to include troubleshooting, maintenance, equipment installation, cable fabrication, fiber-optic cable installation, and other fleet support related requirements of U.S Navy Air Traffic Control approach and Landing Systems (ATC&LS) on board US Navy ships. The position could require travel up to 25% worldwide within 24 hour notification in support of US Navy vessels for periods of several weeks at a time.

This position is located in scenic and historic Southern Maryland in the St. Mary's County Technology Corridor adjacent to the Patuxent River Naval Air Station.

Typical Education & Experience
High School diploma and at least 4 years related experience

Required Skills and Education
High School diploma and at least 4 years related experience
Experience with military radar systems, electronic systems troubleshooting and radar system maintenance
Ability to obtain a passport
Ability to move or lift objects weighing up to 50lbs
Ability to work onboard US Navy Ships, to include extensive walking up and down multiple flights of stairs
Ability to obtain and maintain the required security clearance

Preferred Skills and Education
Military electronics training (Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force or Coast Guard) in AN/SPN-, ASR-, SPS-, TPN-, TPS- or FPN- equipment
System troubleshooting experience including the use of various types of test equipment

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.

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