Raytheon Technologies Organizational Activities Interface (OAI) in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
The Organizational Activities Interface (OAI) will provide technical field operational services in support of the Saudi System Integration and Check-out (SICO) effort for the Phased Array Tracking Radar to Intercept of Target ( PATRIOT) systems in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). The OAI personnel will advise and assist with the trainability of the Patriot weapon system as PATRIOT Battalions (BN) and Fire Units (FU) prepare their equipment for SICO, as well training personnel in required operational skills. Assist with BN/FU operation software initialization to include formulating system databases and communication plans. Provide expertise on system software application (e.g., initialization, operation, and training). Supports tasks that insure the integrated PATRIOT System is fully operational to include all aspects of the Air Battle at the BN and FU levels. When applicable, assist with new equipment training and sustainment training, both classroom and practical exercises to include software (PDB’s) and hardware (sweeps) update training.
Provides Technical Advice and Assists Battery Personnel with Operational and Tactical Procedures Associated with the PATRIOT Missile System. Conducts operation and management of exercises utilizing practice scenarios with the Patriot ECS and ICC. Participate in On-the-Job Training (OJT) Programs. Performs other related Duties as required or directed by the Technical Lead. Provide technical advice and assists Battery personnel with operational and tactical procedures associated with the PATRIOT Missile System. Conducts operation and management of exercises utilizing practice scenarios with the Patriot ECS and ICC. Performs other related Duties as required or directed by the section officer. This position is for a short term international assignment in the city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The KSA Government requires all individuals residing in, and entering its borders to be completely COVID-19 vaccinated.
Must have at least four (4) years of experience in the PATRIOT Air Defense System
Must have directly related experience in the Patriot Evaluation Section and Patriot Tactical Operations at the Battalion or higher level
Demonstrated experience with integrated Battalion and Fire Unit-to-Fire Unit (FU-FU) operations
Demonstrated experience instructing PATRIOT organizational classes in the classroom and on the tactical equipment or Patriot Conduct of Fire Trainer in the following areas: RSOP/Survey, March Order and Emplacement, System Initialization and Mapping, Air Defense Mission (ADM) against Air-Breathing Threats (ABT) and Tactical Ballistic Missiles (TBM), Guided Missile Reload and ARTEP Battle Drills/Gunnery Tables
Demonstrated knowledge on Brigade/AADCOM level TACSOP’s, and shall be capable of assisting in the training of organizational level system upgrades
Must have successfully completed the PATRIOT Operator and System Mechanic MOS 14E/24T/140E conducted under the guidelines of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC) or an equivalent course of instruction conducted by the PATRIOT Missile System contractor.
Must have a current Secret Security Clearance
Working knowledge of PATRIOT integrated battalion and Fire Platoon-to Fire Platoon operations, to include expertise with PATRIOT communication links
Demonstrated one (1) year of Collective Training experience or assignment to a deployed PATRIOT Battalion in CONUS or OCONUS
Experience with Microsoft Word and Power Point
Required Education and Experience:
Requires advanced knowledge of job area. Typically requires a related University Degree or 5 yrs equivalent experience
Graduate of a US Army 14E/24T/140E Course or equivalent course
Must have at least 8 years of related experience without a degree.
Due to country and/or customer requirements, as a condition of employment for this position, the successful candidate will be required to get a COVID-19 vaccination and provide proof prior to start date.