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Raytheon Technologies Sr Eng, Design Engrg in Saudi Arabia

Job Description:

Sentinel is the primary air defense radar for the US Army and the Life Cycle Contractor Support (LCCS) contract provides support for the Sentinel radar. RI&S is currently seeking a Field Service Representative (FSR) to support / oversee Sentinel Radar System operation and maintenance activities at Prince Sultan Air Base (PSAB), KSA. This position is in addition to and will also support an 8-person Raytheon team (consisting of Site Lead, Maintainers, and Operators) that are supporting the Joint Urgent Operational Need (JUON) mission of two Sentinel radars at Djibouti. The LCCS FSR oversees all the installation, test, preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair activities for Sentinel Radar Systems at their assigned location(s). The LCCS FSR is considered the technical expert on Sentinel and must be able to answer all technical questions regarding the operation and maintenance of the system. The LCCS FSR will provide guidance to the US Army Sentinel Radar System Maintainer MOS94M and Raytheon Sentinel team, as necessary, to complete intermediate and depot level maintenance, fault isolation, alignment, calibration and repair verification that is beyond their authorized capability. If required the FSR will assist the unit with march order and emplacement tasks.

Should have directly related experience in Air Defense Tactical Operations at the Battery or higher level. Able to provide in depth system knowledge and field experience related to the theory of operation and troubleshooting skills required to resolve Sentinel electronic and mechanical problems.

This is an unaccompanied assignment with the FSR embedded with the US Army unit at PSAB, KSA. The FSR will work from one primary location with a US Army unit operating up to six (6) Sentinel radars but may travel to other US Army sites in addition to their primary location for regular Sentinel maintenance activities.

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 that region as well as deployment through CONUS Replacement Center (CRC).

Fullerton, CA WILL NOT be the permanent home location, only the initial on-boarding will take place in Fullerton.

Required Skills:

  • Active Secret Clearance.

  • A minimum of 5 years experience in the repair of US Army S band and/or X band artillery search and acquisition radar systems (Firefinder and Sentinel) or US Air Force Air Traffic Control and Tactical Weather Radar systems.

  • In-depth understanding of radar systems operations is a must.

  • Willing to complete a minimum twelve (12) month assignment from the date of arrival at LCCS OCONUS location.

Mandatory Physical Requirements for Deployment through CRC:

  • Ability to lift and carry 40 lbs.

  • Ability to work in a bivouac environment.

  • Able to work outdoors in extreme climate conditions with temperatures in excess of 120 degrees.

  • Able to work extended work days (if needed) and be on-call 24/7.

  • Able to pass the required overseas medical physical requirements prior to deployment.

  • Able to pass a military physical for deployment to include having a Body Mass Index (BMI) rating less than 40%.

Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge of Military protocol to include Operational and Tactical Procedures Associated with Air Defense Systems.

  • Military experience is highly desirable, graduate of US Military radar technical school.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills.

  • Leadership experience and working with a team to advise and assist in effecting preventative maintenance programs and equipment record keeping.

  • Past experience in a combat environment is a plus.

Required Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field preferred and a minimum of 4 years of experience. May substitute experience for education.

Due to country and/or customer requirements, as a condition of employment for this position, the successful candidate will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide proof prior to start date.