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Job #: R-00007932
Location: Fort Bliss, TX
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time

Description

Job Requisition:

THAAD Field Engineer - Secret -Ft. Bliss

Job Description:

Leidos Defense and Intelligence group is seeking a THAAD Field Engineer in Fort Bliss, TX. The candidate will provide engineering system and upper level maintenance support to THAAD Fire Units. The successful candidate will function as a field engineer with the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system and will assist the customer in the operation, maintenance, march-order and emplacement of the THAAD Fire Control & Communication (TFCC) and/or THAAD Missile Launcher system in accordance with established procedures and processes. Candidate will support the customer in establishing a Sustainment Maintenance program to include scheduling services, system upgrades, and modifications. Candidate will perform all maintenance actions that are above the level of military enhanced operator/maintainers (EOM) and troubleshooting all failures reported by the EOM to include but not limited to: software, hardware, interconnecting cabling, electrical system, and networks. Candidate will be a member of a support team and will perform all duties under minimal supervision and cross train to gain proficiency working with other elements of the THAAD system. The position is designated mission essential and worldwide deployable and may require deployment training and military exercise participation and other related training for the area of operations. Candidates will support military movement to a potentially hazardous zone, support any and all lead up events working overtime and non-standard shifts as necessary. Working overtime and non-standard shifts may be necessary.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 5 years of professional experience; or 3 years of professional experience with a related Master’s degree. Demonstrate prior experience in: Engineering services and support Integrated missile defense systems Intermediate to advanced computer language commands Intermediate to advanced electronic skills Network/Systems experience in design, installation, configuration, administration and troubleshooting of LAN/WAN infrastructure Security systems using Cisco routers/Switches, Juniper Firewall. Must be able to obtain Secret clearance. Experience working in UNIX/Linux environment and various software developments in Defense, Manufacturing, and/or Engineering services industry. Be familiar with networking technologies. i.e. Routers and Switches and IT networking/configuration. Intermediate mechanical skills, experience with hydraulics, and knowledge of COMSEC and Crypto utilization. Secret clearance is required for this position. Must be proficient in the use of commercial test equipment to troubleshoot and rework mechanical, electronic, and electrical equipment. Must have experience in using laptop/desktop computers with Microsoft Windows operating systems and Microsoft Office Suite and have experience with data transmission equipment and technique. Experience and Knowledge of US Air and Missile Defense operations. Demonstrated ability to quickly master new technical and training applications. Must possess or be able to obtain a Security+ certification within 6 months of hire. Travel is required.

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Secret

Travel:

Yes, 25% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Field Operations

2000

Defense

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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