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Job #: R-00021897
Location: Riyadh
Category: Electrical Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking Integrated Aircraft Avionics technicians with comprehensive knowledge of aircraft avionics and instrumentation maintenance requirements to include Glass Cockpit technology to support the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The training specialist will be part of the Contractor Engineering and Technical Support team in support of a U.S. Air Force Foreign Military Sales (FMS) program to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  This is a one-year assignment with option to renew. Assignment location may be one of seven locations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia per the Performance Work Statement.

The Integrated Aircraft Avionics technician shall perform work that applies a broad theoretical and practical knowledge of Aircraft Avionics/Instrument Maintenance to include, but not limited to, the following:

Advising and assisting the RSAF in all aspects of radar engineering

Troubleshooting of discrepancies with aircraft avionics/instrumentation (computers, data processing systems and radar and inertial electronic systems)

Inspection and repair of Flight Simulators and modification of Radar Systems

Design and development of training material and conduct of training, including OJT IAW the RSAF Structured OJT Program RSAF 105 Series Manuals

Performing maintenance, and Organization and Intermediate Level inspections for Avionics/Instrument systems

Review, evaluation and tracking of system anomalies and implementation of corrective actions

Supervision of Avionics Flight personnel

Basic Qualifications

  • BA/BS and 10 years of experience maintaining training and personnel in ISR mission systems, OR 15 years of directly related experience with proper certifications in lieu of degree. Experience in RSAF work environment and on RSAF systems preferred.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Must be able to demonstrate past examples of cultural adaptability and ability to establish a trusted professional relationship with an international customer.
  • Arabic language proficiency.

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

None

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Electrical Engineering

Leidos

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.

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