Raytheon IIS/CSM/HSM/SMS is currently seeking a Sr. Field Engineer I for the Lebanese Border Surveillance System (LAF BSS) program. The Field Engineer (FE) is responsible for supporting/overseeing operation and maintenance activities of radar and optical sensor systems in Lebanon and other undisclosed Middle East locations. The FE will oversee all the installation, test, preventive maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair activities for the surveillance system at the assigned locations, including operation of a generator and an environmental cooling unit. The FE will be considered the technical expert and must be able to answer all technical questions regarding the operation and maintenance of the system. The FE will provide guidance to the Lebanese soldiers to complete emplacement, tactical operation, preventive maintenance and supporting operational tasks. The FE will be responsible for inventory control of a stock of field level replaceable spare parts and record all maintenance related actions. The FE will provide support to all locations on a rotational basis.
** Employment is contingent upon meeting all medical requirements for overseas assignment to the Middle East, including comprehensive post-offer medical examination **
Required Skills and Experience:
Experience in the military working with Depot Support maintenance experience on electronics or radar.
Willing to live and work in an austere environment at military outposts and remote locations.
Experienced and familiar with the tools and test equipment commonly used in electronic installation, maintenance, and test.
Must be a self-starter and have the ability to align priorities appropriately and work.
Must possess excellent technical writing, oral communication, and negotiation skills.
A minimum of 4 years experience in the repair of military sensor or radar systems.
Graduate of US military sensor or radar technical school.
Understanding of sensor or radar system operations and maintenance.
Experience with military and civilian generators.
Experience with tactical HVAC systems.
Experience with Radar and Optical sensor systems.
Experience with IP mesh network configuration and management, trouble shooting, and operation.
Knowledge of military protocol.
Past military experience highly desirable.
Past experience in a combat environment a plus.
Working knowledge of Arabic (PF/MS)
Required Education: Required Education (including Major): Bachelor s degree in Engineering, or a related technical discipline, with a minimum of 4 years experience, OR an Associate Degree with 8 years of related experience OR High School and 12 years of related experience, training and education may substitute for the degree.
Security Clearance Requirements: A DoD SECRET Security Clearance is strongly desired.
Special Work Circumstances:
Extensive travel will be required; up to 100% to Lebanon and other international destinations.
Must be able to deploy to remote international locations with little notification.
Must be willing and able to deploy to environments that may include harsh living conditions (extreme heat and cold, deployed living conditions, etc.) and/or hostile work environment.
Must be able to move and/or lift weights such as test equipment, ladders, tools, and cable reels weighing up to 60 pounds using proper lifting techniques or material moving equipment.
Must be able to live and work in the Middle East desert with temperatures above 120 degrees F.
Hiring for this position is contingent upon position funding