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Job #: R-00028711
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 an AWACS Airborne Radar Technician with knowledge of the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) E-3 AWACS radar system. The AWACS Airborne Radar Technician 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 AWACS Airborne Radar Technician shall perform work that applies a broad theoretical and practical technical knowledge to include, but not limited to, the following:

  • Providing day-to-day support to RSAF Officers on matters pertaining to technical policies for all RSAF aircraft and support equipment.
  • Providing Engineering and technical support for all RSAF aircraft general maintenance assistance/technician issues.
  • Coordinating with the Field Service Representative, based at the MOB, any maintenance issue.
  • Being the focal point for maintenance activities.
  • Facilitating the technical interface between the RSAF and the Contractor.
  • Providing an entry point for all technical queries and engineering replies.
  • Preparing reports, briefings, and other correspondence as required.

Basic Qualifications

  • Technical Diploma /or Seven (7) level skill.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience (at least 5 years of experience at 7 level)         ·
  • Knowledgeable in Airborne Radar for (E-3) AWACS.
  • Knowledgeable in (IFF) system.
  • Knowledgeable in mission Computer for AWACS (Block 35)
  • Ability to read, speak, and write English professionally is mandatory.
  • Knowledgeable and proficient in using Technical publications relating to work responsibilities.
  • Must be able to perform reviews of requirements and translates them into technical specifications of equipment once needed.
  • Knowledge of policies and procedures relating to administration, communication, correspondence, messages, publications, and forms management, general office management, overall organizational structure, and its interrelationship with the mission.
  • Knowledge and proficient in using computer and Microsoft software.

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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