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Job #: R-00016103
Location: Huntsville, AL
Category: Field Operations
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense


Job Requisition:

Electronic Field Engineer

Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos currently has an opening in our Huntsville, Alabama office supporting the Production and System Support Line of Business in the role of Electronics Field Engineer.

Primary Responsibilities

In this position, you will be responsible for integration and testing of Automated Test Equipment (ATE), maintenance of test equipment in our Huntsville facility, and providing maintenance support to test stations fielded at customer locations.  You will install, integrate, and test equipment upon delivery at customer locations, develop training material tailored to individual customers and conduct training at our Huntsville facility and customer locations.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electronics Technology, or similar and 4 years of experience; 4 additional years’ experience may offset the degree requirement.    
  • Active DoD Secret security clearance or ability to obtain.
  • Experience with C/C++.
  • Ability to read and interpret schematics.
  • Detailed understanding gained through hands-on experience with fault isolation, diagnostics, and repair of electronics.  
  • Soldering experience.
  • 2+ years experience developing and delivering training
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with PATRIOT radar / missile systems in a civilian capacity or prior experience as Army Warrant Officer in military occupational specialty (MOS) 948D or 140E, or enlisted MOS 94M, 94S, 94T, 94Z, 14E, or 14T. 

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 25% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Field Operations



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

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