Field Operations Engineer Senior
Posted on: July 15, 2019
The Defense & Intelligence Group at Leidos has an urgent need to
fill a requirement for a Field Operations Engineer (FOE to perform
maintenance and to support military operators of the system at
Forward Operating Bases (FOB) in Iraq.
The Field Engineer will be required to assess each location and
provide unique system configurations/solutions to ensure
The system being deployed is new and there are no manuals or SOPs
available, so the FE will be providing training and developing SOPs
for the end users/Army.
Conducts technical analysis of product implementations,
modifications and enhancements to product in accordance with
specific customer specifications and implementations. Troubleshoots
technical problems and issues, determines technical solution in
accordance with product and customer specifications, and recommends
actions to company or customer representatives for coordination of
product solution. Assesses product needs in accordance with
customer specifications. Conducts technical training and product
briefing with customers, vendors and company representatives. Acts
as local on-site representative to customer's organization.
This position will provide field engineering and technical support
services in support of all tasks. This assignment is for a period
of up to two (2) months for CONUS training followed by a minimum of
one (1) years OCONUS deployment. OCONUS deployment duration may be
Program support may require an extended CONUS deployment for
support of test events and demonstrations. This may require travel
to additional locations in the CONUS, in addition to planned
support of initial systems training in Syracuse. Given the
indefiniteness of this requirement, actual CONUS requirements are
not fully defined at this time.
While in theater, the FOE workweek shall be 12 hours per day, 7
days per week.
This position will provide technical support of the system in the
field which will include but not be limited to installation,
preventive and corrective maintenance, troubleshooting, and
operator guidance and training. FOE's shall be a "subject matter
expert" providing support to assigned Commanders in the following
FOE's will effectively perform the following tasks:
- Provide technical support of the system which will include, but
not be limited to, troubleshooting, non-radio frequency (non-RF)
repairs and testing of failed systems, operator and maintainer
guidance, and training
- Recommend // requisition parts necessary for system
- Contact OEM to report all failures and service actions
performed so that pertinent information can be captured in the
OEM's Customer Service Record (CSR) database.
- Conduct the maximum amount of troubleshooting, fault isolation
and repair to the LRU level including circuit card assembly for all
fielded systems authorized at his/her level prior to making the
decision to elevate to the next higher-level of maintenance
- Take responsibility for preparing systems for operation, system
software loading, operator training, and final system operational
- Provide on-site technical support to military unit(s)
- Achieve and maintain technical field-level logistics
proficiency on the Silent Archer systems
- Assist with the issue // fielding of systems to U.S. military
units to include initial acceptance of systems into theater, system
software load, theater data programming, unit // operator training,
system installation, system verification // operation validation,
and the completion of all required documentation to include the
following forms: DA 2062, DA 2404, DA 2407, DA 3161, DD 1149, and
- Assist in coordinating the packaging and OEM's Return Material
Authorization process of non-mission capable systems or equipment
to the next higher-level maintenance facility (ie, SRCTec's CONUS
Depot Facility in Syracuse, New York). The Government FRA will be
the focal point for turn-in of damaged/failed systems.Basic
Qualifications Bachelor's Degree with 4 years of related experience
or Master's Degree and 2 years of related experience or equivalent
combination of education and experience. Directly related military
experience can count year for year to offset degree requirements.
FSRs will possess/demonstrate the following skills:
- Expertise in the operation and maintenance of SRCTecs AN/TPQ-50
or 53 LCMR/LSTAR system.
- Expertise in the operation and maintenance of SRCTecs CREW (V4
and V5) Electronic Warfare (EW) system.
- Technically support units in the form of operational system
check-outs of repaired systems.
- Experience performing program system updates for new threat
software loads and for software upgrades.
- Possess a SECRET security clearance or active within the last
24 months. Preferred Qualifications
- Previous successful deployment work as contractors with the US
Military, or US Military experience performing installation,
operation, maintenance and training of radar systems OEM (SRCTec)
certification and transferable technical knowledge of the system
sufficient to perform trouble-shooting, fault diagnosis, and
preventive and corrective maintenance and be able to properly
operate the system.
Keywords: Leidos, Huntsville , Field Operations Engineer Senior, Engineering , Huntsville, Alabama
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