To our valued Leidos candidates:

Coronavirus is on everyone's mind with the effects being felt around the world. The markets are volatile, and we're all concerned for the health and safety of our families, friends, and colleagues. Please know that we're taking all necessary measures to safeguard our employees, customers and the communities in which we live, including following all recommended best practices around social distancing.

With that in mind, in an abundance of caution, we are canceling all face to face career events, such as job fairs and open house events. In the coming days and weeks, we will be hosting career events virtually, using our online chat tools so that we may continue our hiring practice safely and securely. You can find available virtual career events at https://career-events.leidos.com.

We are using telephone meetings and online chats via Brazen to conduct interviews and hiring discussions, and we are offering options for video interviews so that you can have a virtual face to face meeting with your potential new leader. We do not conduct interviews or extend offers via text or chat based social media, such as WhatsApp or MySpace.

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process, nor will Leidos ever advance money as part of the hiring process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are generated by Leidos.com automated system. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to Chris Scalia, Leidos’ Senior Vice President of Talent Acquisition, at [email protected].

As a company, as a country, as a world, we have confronted challenging moments before. We are confident that, guided by our values and the strength of our community as well as the commitment we have to the important work we do each day, we will find our way through this time together. We will do this with the care and concern for one another and the common good that defines. Please keep those impacted by the virus in your thoughts.

Close Window
Join our talent network

Job #: R-00042176
Location: Virginia Beach, VA
Category: Field Operations
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 75% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

Share: mail twitter linkedin

Description

Job Description:

Leidos Defense division is seeking a Field Operations Electronics Maintenance Specialist. The ideal candidate will provide in port maintenance support, repairs services and support for Surveillance Towed Array Sensor System (SURTASS) mission equipment during T-AGOS ship in port periods and in-port availability periods.

Primary Responsibilities

The candidate will oversee maintenance completion by crew members on shipboard electro-mechanical and hydraulic equipment as well as electronic equipment to prevent mechanical failure and ensuring that all machines and equipment used by SURTASS vessels O&M crew are in good working condition. Must understand the administration and use of the U.S. Navy Maintenance Material Management System (3M). The candidate must be able to quickly analyze problems and implement/recommend solutions in a high-stress, time sensitive environment. Provide direct support for and quality control of SURTASS Mission Readiness Availabilities (MRA)/Mission Readiness Reviews (MRR). Conduct TL-29A System grooms and module balances when required. Perform equipment installation and training. Candidate will prepare operational and maintenance procedures and manuals as required. Preparation and submission of required engineering and administrative reports. Perform and provide quality assurance for repairs and modifications to equipment to ensure applicable maintenance standards are met.

Candidate will conduct engineering research and analysis on new and existing equipment and provide results with recommendations. The candidate will act as a liaison/coordinator with contract sponsor, TAGOS ships Master, sponsored ship riders, MILCREW, other SURTASS contractors, MSC, shipyard personnel and other government organizations. Ensure that safety standards are maintained in the course of performing duties. 75 % CONUS and OCONUS travel is required. Able to accept scheduled and unscheduled CONUS and OCONUS assignments and extensions up to 3 months with limited advance notice based on SURTASS program operational tempo. The candidate will cross-train on multiple systems and required to perform other SURTASS tasking as required. Must have or be able to obtain a valid U.S. passport. Position may require the ability to perform in and arduous environment. Successful candidate must be capable of passing a mariners physical per COMSCINST 6000.1.c and must maintain medical fitness for the position. The selected candidate may be required to work at sea on ships, rotating shifts and perform an excess of 40 hours per week. The selected candidate must have a valid driver’s license and be willing to obtain an international driving permit if needed. The selected candidate will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified material. Must be able to work under only very general supervision and to provide training to shipboard assigned electronic maintenance technicians.

Basic Qualifications

  • Associates Degree in Computer Science, Electronics Technology and 4 of more years of experience or a graduate of US Navy electronics “C” school and 6 years of directly related military experience.

  • Curriculum must have dealt directly with the maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of communications systems, navigation system and/or SONAR system.

  • Must have Secret to start and be able to obtain & maintain a Top Secret clearance level.

  • Selected candidate shall have a thorough understanding of COTS maintenance requirements, and open architecture implications.

  • Must be experienced in civilian or military naval operations and equipment maintenance.

  • Must have the ability to work under only very general supervision and to provide training to shipboard assigned electronic maintenance technicians.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Five (5) years of experience in preventative maintenance/repair of mechanical and electrical systems, working knowledge of electrical and mechanical controls, hydraulics and pneumatics.

  • Previous SURTASS ship rider technician experience a plus.

  • Three (3) years of experience in the maintenance and repair of the SURTASS COMM SUBSYSTEM which includes: SHF, UHF SATCOM and LOS, HF, NOW, IFF, SECURE VOICE and DATA CRYPTOs, CMS, KMI, EKMS, SIPRNET, ADNS/CFCP, NIPRNET.

External Referral Bonus:

Ineligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Secret

Travel:

Yes, 75% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Field Operations

  

About 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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

Securing Your Data

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [email protected].

Commitment to Diversity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

   Save Job Saved

Talent Community

Join our Talent Community to create a profile, enabling a streamlined application process and to help our recruiters better understand your areas of expertise and interest.

Join our Talent Community