Lockheed Martin Field Engineer IT Network Administrator in Melbourne, Florida

Description: Position is contingent on PSS-T contract award.

Individual will work as part of a team providing flight support; interpretation of surveillance systems products; O&M on aerostat avionics, acoustic sensors, ground sensors; operation of EO/IR sensor payloads, radar systems, military and telemetry radios. Conducts preventive maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of electronic equipment, as well as O&M of aerostats and mooring systems in support of the Persistent Surveillance Systems - Tethered (PSS-T) program.

Individual will be responsible for the maintenance and repair of Network routers and switching systems, as well as associated computers and servers. Individual will be considered an Information Technology and Network Specialist.

Performs other duties as assigned.

The physical demands of this position and the operational requirements of the equipment can be substantial. Position often requires working in extreme temperatures, at heights greater than 15 feet, lifting and carrying up to 50 pounds, and working in confined spaces while wearing required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

Individuals must attend the Army – CONUS Replacement Center (CRC) and successfully complete Customer required pre-deployment physical and dental exams (USCENTCOM MOD 12 w/Tab A)(final medical deployment eligibility determination lies with the clinician providers assigned to the deployment center); prior to traveling into theater. This assignment supports rotations in the United States and OCONUS to include Southwest Asia.

Individual will perform duties while living in austere environments. Mission requirements dictate that Individuals be available for transfer on short-notice to work locations throughout the world.

Total compensation will vary upon rotation assignment.

Basic Qualifications:

Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen and possess a Current or active DoD Secret clearance.

Ability to successfully complete Customer required pre-deployment physical and dental exams in accordance with USCENTCOM MOD 12 w/Tab A (final medical deployment eligibility determination lies with the clinician providers assigned to the deployment center).

IT with qualifications at the 10 series or greater from U.S. Army MOS 25B/F, or other military branch equivalent, or industry occupational specialties such as a CISCO Network Administrator.

O&M of electronic equipment to include one or more of the following:

• IT Computer and Network Switching/Routing Systems

• Video Distribution Systems

• Navigation Systems

• Avionics systems

• Radio Communications Equipment

• Radar Systems

• RF Telemetry Systems

• EO/IR Gimbaled Camera Systems

• Fiber Optic Transmission Systems (analysis, splicing, termination)

• Electrical and Data Cable Terminations

• Test and Diagnostics Equipment (TMDE)

Ability to read and interpret electronic schematics

Proficient with the MS Office Suite and all common Windows/Unix/Linux OS.

Effective oral and written communications skills

Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education. At least 2 years experience within discipline

Desired Skills:

Hands-on experience with aerostat or other Lighter-than-Air (LTA) systems in a theater environment.

O&M of C4ISR systems.

Cisco Certified Network Expert (CCIE)

Experience with RAID server admin, troubleshooting and repair.

A+ Network + and Security+ CompTIA certifications.

Photographic/Image interpretation.

Experience/certifications in lead soldering.

Familiarity with military operations, acronyms, and military chain of command.

O&M of Electro-Mechanical equipment to include one or more of the following:

• Electrical Systems

• Hydraulic Systems

• Aerial Lift

• Forklift

• Industrial Generator Sets



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