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Job #: R-00080979
Location: San Diego, CA
Category: Engineering Technologist
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $3,000
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos Maritime System Solutions (MSS) is seeking to hire an experienced Electronic Technician to join our project team in San Diego, CA. Candidates will be part of a world-class team responsible for the manufacture and testing of various electro-mechanical devices used for both subsea and surface applications. Work will involve both prototype and production systems.

This junior-level position will require the candidate to obtain and hold a Secret Clearance. You will be joining a growing, fast-paced research, development, testing and evaluation team at Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific located in San Diego, California. 

Primary Responsibilities

List daily duties and/or specific job responsibilities.

  • Assemble and rework printed circuit boards with fine-pitch SMT (Surface Mount Technology) components under a microscope.
  • Perform incoming material receiving inspection for circuit card assemblies (CCAs) and wire harnesses
  • Provide field service support on an as-needed basis, including support at-sea.
  • Collect, maintain, organize, compile, and manipulate technical data
  • Work closely with engineering and recommends alternative solutions to problems and obstacles.
  • Set-up and conduct tests and records data to assist with engineering analysis.

Basic Qualifications

  • Expertise in soldering (assembly and rework) with SMT (Surface Mount Technology) components on printed circuit boards utilizing a microscope (as required).
  • Includes all types of fine-pitch integrated circuits and passive components to 0402 size.
  • Capable of reading and understanding mechanical and electrical drawings, specifications, work orders, and test procedures.
  • Expertise with the use and operation of standard electronic test equipment; oscilloscopes, meters, frequency generators, etc.
  • Expertise in troubleshooting electro-mechanical systems.
  • Expertise in fiber optics troubleshooting, and repair.
  • Capable of writing work orders and test procedures.
  • Ability to take initiative in troubleshooting of issues; creative in determining approach or action to take in non-routine situations.
  • Competent in use of Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Microsoft Project.
  • High School diploma or equivalent and 2-4 years of related experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Marine / Shipboard experience
  • Experience building hardware for arrays and acoustic arrays
  • Soldering Certification
  • Ability to work aboard small boats (i.e. not susceptible to motion sickness)
  • Willing to travel for short periods of time to support project requirements
  • Current Secret clearance

Pay Range:

Covid Guidance

In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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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.

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