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Job #: R-00023625
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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Job Description:

Leidos is seeking C-130 Avionics Instrument Systems Technicians with knowledge of the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) C-130 avionics system. The C-130 Avionics Instrument Systems Technicians 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 C-130 Avionics Instrument Systems Technician shall perform work that applies a broad theoretical and practical technical knowledge to include, but not limited to, the following:

  • Organization & Intermediate level inspections and servicing for avionics/instruments system.
  • Troubleshooting of discrepancies and avionics/instruments.
  • Training of RSAF personal.
  • Tracking and maintaining C-130 avionics/instruments system anomalies on GOLDesp.
  • Remove, repair and replace system components.
  • Review and evaluate QC Reports and take corrective actions.

Basic Qualifications

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). 

For all levels, the following is required - ability to learn, understand and apply electrical and avionics principles used in the aircraft industry as they apply in the following areas:

  • High level of proficiency with regards to Glass Cockpit technology.
  • Efficiency in inspection and maintenance service of Avionics/Instruments Systems.
  • Effective Communication skills.
  • Knowledgeable in C-130 aircraft documentation & manuals.
  • Knowledgeable in all C-130 Aircraft models.
  • Ability to evaluate C-130 Avionics Systems.

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, Field Services

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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