Leidos is seeking an FPS-117 Radar Engineer with comprehensive knowledge of the FPS-117 radar equipment, hardware and software, operation and maintenance to support the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The FP-117 Radar Engineer 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 FP-117 Radar Engineer shall perform work that involves applying radar knowledge and technical expertise to support operations, sustainment, maintenance 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.
- Minimum of fifteen (15) years’ experience on a wide variety of surveillance radars including FPS-117.
- Specialized training and certification on the FPS-117 radar system.
- Three (3) years in developing and/or maintaining the FPS-117 radar system.
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
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