Raytheon Technologies Sr Eng, Design Engrg in Fullerton, California
Sentinel is the primary air defense radar for the US Army and the Life Cycle Contractor Support (LCCS) Joint Urgent Operational Need (JUON) contract provides support for the Sentinel radar. RI&S is currently seeking Radar Maintainers to support two (2) Sentinel Radar based out of Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti. This position is part of an 8-person Raytheon team consisting of Site Lead and Maintainers that will support the Sentinel operational and maintenance mission with the US Army.
An LCCS JUON Sentinel Maintainer will:
Perform first and second level diagnostics, fault isolation, and preventative maintenance of the Sentinel radar.
Share the responsibility for Sentinel Radar System operation with the US Army as requested by US Army operations.
Share the responsibility with the US Army for Sentinel emplacement / march order, if required.
Share the responsibility with the US Army and coordinate for 400Hz generator / FMTV vehicle operation and maintenance.
Keep inventory and maintenance records on RTX spares and test equipment provided by program to support 24/7 Sentinel operations.
The successful candidate will provide day-to-day execution of the radar maintenance mission as well as demonstrate the ability to perform first level diagnostic, fault isolation, cleanup and maintenance of all associated equipment. Experience in Air Defense Tactical Operations at the Battery or higher level is a plus. Experience with Operational and Tactical Procedures Associated with Air Defense Systems is a plus.
Fullerton, CA WILL NOT be the permanent home location, only the initial on-boarding will take place in Fullerton.
This is an unaccompanied assignment. This position is contingent on the candidate’s ability to meet all deployment needs at all times to include passing a physical if required for the AFRICOM region as well as deployment through US Army CONUS Replacement Center (CRC).
Active Secret Clearance.
A minimum of 4 years experience in the operation and maintenance of Acquisition Radar Systems or US Air Force Air Traffic Control and Tactical Weather Radar systems.
Willing to complete a minimum twelve (12) month assignment from the date of arrival at LCCS OCONUS location.
Able to provide in depth system knowledge and field experience related to the theory of operation and maintenance to resolve Sentinel operational problems. The successful candidate will provide day-to-day execution of the radar operational mission as well as demonstrate the ability to perform first level diagnostic, fault isolation, cleanup and maintenance of all associated equipment
Mandatory Physical Requirements for Deployment through CRC:
Ability to lift and carry 40 lbs.
Able to work outdoors in extreme climate conditions with temperatures in excess of 120 degrees.
Able to work 12 hour days.
Able to meet required overseas medical requirements to deploy via CRC to AFRICOM to include required vaccines and hearing / vision tests.
Able to pass a military physical for deployment by CRC to include having a Body Mass Index (BMI) rating less than 35 or 40 with a medical waiver (if granted).
CompTIA Security+ certification is a plus.
MOS 94M Radar Repairer or equivalent.
Knowledge of Military protocol to include Operational and Tactical Procedures Associated with Air Defense Systems.
US Military technical training and certification as a radar maintainer.
Past experience of deployment through CRC and working on a military installation is a plus.
Experience in Air Defense Tactical Operations at the Battery or higher level.
Experience with Operational and Tactical Procedures Associated with Air Defense Systems are a plus.
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Experience working with a team to providing systems maintenance and equipment record keeping.
Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field and a minimum of 4 years of experience. May substitute experience for education.
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.