Leidos is seeking Radar Systems Engineers with comprehensive knowledge in surveillance radars; radar subsystems and interfacing equipment (e.g., antennas, processors, height computers, monitoring, data transmission, 3-dimensional radar plot extractors, power systems, etc.); interfacing radars in an air defense network; and familiarity with current Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) systems (e.g., TPS-43, TPS-72, FPS-117, etc.) to support the RSAF in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Radar Systems Engineers 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 Radar Systems Engineer shall perform work that involves applying radar knowledge and technical expertise to support operations, sustainment and modifications, including, but not limited to, the following:
Supporting the RSAF Officer-in-Charge by:
- Actively advising and assisting in all aspects of his specialty.
- Continuously monitoring of all RSAF training in his specialty and recommending improvements.
- Training RSAF Engineering Officers and Warrant Officers in practical and theory.
- Producing adequate engineering training material in his specialty.
- Performing intermediate level maintenance in his specialty as required.
- Supporting Mobile Maintenance Team (MMT) functions and travel to remote radar sites to perform specialized maintenance, trouble shooting, and training
- Bachelor of Science degree in Electronics/Electrical Engineering or Radar Technology.
- Specialized training and certification in each area of expertise with Radars in general is a requirement.
- Must be qualified and specialized on either the TPS-43/72 or the FPS-117 Radar equipment, hardware and software, operations and maintenance.
- Seven (7) years experience on a wide variety of surveillance Radars including either the TPS-43/72 or the FPS-117.
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
Job Family:Electrical Engineering
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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