- Mechanical Knowledge
- Programmable Logic Controllers
- Microsoft Office
Raytheon Technologies Missiles & Defense has an opportunity for a Radar Hardware Engineer to support the X-Band Radar (XBR) on the SBX-1 Platform. The Hardware Engineer will support the operation and maintenance of electromechanical systems. Responsibilities include troubleshooting and repairing failed system hardware in a time sensitive environment, in order to return the radar to operational status in support of the Government customer mission. In this role, you will take ownership of ensuring that all radar support systems are fully functional and able to support any and all tasking 24 hours per day, 7 days a week. The position includes developing plans for corrective and preventive maintenance along with directing electricians and field maintainers. Subsystems include: cooling and refrigeration, antenna drive motor controllers, HVAC/ air pressurization blower wheel assemblies, and electronics cabinets.
Work Environment: Ability to live and work with others in close quarters for long durations at sea. Will deploy approximately 8-12 weeks at a time alternating with several weeks off on a rotational basis. Exposure to heights will be required when being transported on and off the vessel and the ideal candidate will not be hindered by motion sickness. Position is a hands-on and will require stair climbing, lifting, and occasionally working at heights with fall protection equipment.
This position is required to possess and maintain a government issued Secret Security Clearance, and also successfully pass an annual mariner physical examination.
This position can be a Salary Grade G07 or Salary Grade G08 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.
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Minimum 2 years’ experience troubleshooting in mechanical and electrical systems
Must be able to function in the work environment as described above.
This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of desktop application software.
Experience with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC). Knowledge of cooling and HVAC systems.
Experience in dealing with customer representatives and in coordinating actions with other contractors.
Experience working in a maritime shipboard environment for extended periods.
Familiarity with Raytheon Technologies practices regarding technical documentation.
Familiarity with US Department of Defense testing and acceptance practices for facilities sub-systems.
Prior experience in with radar and/or mechanical drive systems is a plus
Required Education (including Major):
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar STEM discipline