Aegis SPY Radar Field Engineer
Lockheed Martin
Virginia Beach, VA
Description:Our Aegis Fleet Readiness team is looking to add an Aegis SPY Radar Field Engineer to our team. As a member of the Aegis In-Service and Fleet Readiness Team you will provide technical support services to Aegis guided missile destroyers and cruisers while at sea and in-port.

In this role you will be responsible for providing fleet technical support of all variants of SPY-1 in-service transmitters, signal processors, and antennas. You will participate in the operation/operational assessment, troubleshooting and test, repair and grooming of Aegis Weapons System elements. Although most work will be associated with USN combat and weapon system equipment, the opportunity to support other equipment/systems also exists.

In this dynamic role you will be expected to leverage preventive and corrective maintenance as training opportunities to develop and enhance US Navy sailors technical proficiency. To be successful you must be able to work as part of a team with system engineers, computer program developers, test engineers, technicians, and customer representatives to support Aegis Weapon System (AWS) readiness and be able to provide verbal and written reports to leadership and other key functional and program organizations as required.

The designated work location for this opportunity will be onboard ships in Norfolk Virginia (Naval Station and local shipyards), the LM Virginia Beach Office, in shipyards and offers the exciting opportunity to travel globally on an as-required basis to provide support onboard ships or other land based facilities as necessary. Expected travel is approximately 40+% per year including onboard forward deployed ships.

Basic Qualifications:
Experience with the maintenance, troubleshooting, repair and operation of USN combat systems/equipment (Aegis Combat/Weapon Systems), experience as a SPY-1A, SPY-1B, SPY-1B(V), SPY-1D, SPY-1D(V) and/or SPY-1D(MOD) RADAR and signal processor technician.
Familiarity and compliance with the Navy PMS (OPNAVINST 4790.4 series).
Ability to perform a variety of maintenance and technical support on the SPY-1 RADAR system, integrated systems and subsystems, and software at customer and/or field locations. This includes the ability to analyze and evaluate system performance as well as maintain, test, operate, align, repair and conduct data analysis on in-service SPY-1 signal processor equipment.

Ability to conduct testing, casualty repair, assessments, grooms, equipment modifications and upgrades on SPY-1 radar equipment.

A minimum of a Final Secret clearance is required to be considered for this position.

Desired Skills:
Experience with recent baselines (SPY-1/DV, B/L 8 and 9, MMSP, BMD a plus. Fiber Optic Repair technician certification (MIL-STD-2042/MIL-STD-1678) and/or Connection/Wire Wrap certification (MIL-STD-1130C) highly desired. Excellent communication skills, good interpersonal skills (both for written and oral communications), ability to maintain effective customer relations, ability to provide onsite training of customer support personnel, ability to work across a wide range of levels of seniority from junior technicians to senior officers and senior engineers or LM managers. Experience with shipboard maintenance programs, the JFMM, continuous improvement process, and working knowledge of ACS peripheral equipment and interfaces. Intermediate level of competence with Microsoft Office (specifically Word, Excel, Power Point and Project).


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