Leidos is seeking F-15 Aircraft Technical Advisors with knowledge of the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) F-15 airframe and installed system. The F-15 Aircraft Technical Advisors 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 F-15 Aircraft Technical Advisor shall perform work that applies a broad theoretical and practical technical knowledge to include, but not limited to, the following:
- Provide the technical expertise to ensure the RSAF F-15 Maintenance Logistics System provides current technology, immediate support, and sound automation practices based on the users requirements.
- Performs historical trend analysis to determine root cause of the most serious and prevalent problems Maintains and recommends innovative solutions to resolve them and to prevent their repetition.
- Performs other staff functions such as preparation and presentation of staff correspondence and papers. Attendance at meetings and conferences and presentation of briefings as required.
- Provide technical support, plan for, coordinate, and participate in integrated program reviews and conferences, including, but not limited to, the following: executive, readiness, technical, budget, design, weapon system, requirement working groups, supportability, and management reviews.
- Support program briefings and reports by gathering information, preparing charts, presenting briefings, and providing other support as needed.
Experience in F-15 Maintenance Logistics Systems and military background and knowledge of Air Force Maintenance Logistics Systems required for all levels.
For Level I: BA/BS and four (4) years of directly related experience OR eight (8) years of directly related experience with proper certification(s).
For Level II: BA/BS and ten (10) years of directly related experience OR fifteen (15) years of directly related experience with proper certification(s).
For Level III: Advanced Degree (MA/MS) and twelve (12) years of directly related experience; OR BA/BS degree and fifteen (15) years of directly related experience; OR twenty (20) years of directly related experience with proper certification(s).
- Experience in RSAF work environment and on RSAF systems preferred.
- Experience at Major Air Command level or Air Logistics Center in the F-15 Logistics management of maintenance systems is highly desired.
- Experience in theory of aviation and basic understanding of jet prop engines and all aircraft systems.
- 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:Field Operations
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