Peraton Corporation

  • Engineering Technician (SATCOM)

    Job Locations UK
    Posted Date 4 months ago(4 months ago)
    Requisition ID
    2018-3630
    Category
    Engineering
    Clearance Status
    Active/Current
    Security Clearance
    Secret
  • Overview

    We are seeking a Remote Tracking System Technician at an Air Force Satellite Control Network station on Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Territory, to support our Department of Defense customer.

    Responsible for conducting operations and sustaining the operability of communications-electronics equipment located at an Air Force Satellite Control Network Remote Tracking Station.

    Responsibilities

    • Performs operations, preventive maintenance inspections (PMI), and maintenance of assigned RF and telecommunications equipment.
    • Perform work center operations, maintenance documentation, and supply/logistics activities as required.
    • Frequently stoop/bend to enter an antenna door space 2ft x 2ft.  Regularly work on a ladder assembly and climb to a height of 60 feet.
    • Regularly lift 50lbs to waist level unassisted; occasionally individual lifting in excess of the 50lbs is required as part of a two person lift for larger items.  Appropriate personal protective equipment will be used.
    • Ability to obtain certifications on all required operations, maintenance and PMI duties.
    • Other tasks as assigned.
    • This position is an unaccompanied overseas assignment

    Qualifications

    REQUIRED:

    • High School diploma and Four years’ experience in the operation and maintenance of radar, RG, telemetry, or electronic communications systems
    • Graduation from a military signal corps school, civilian technical school, or equivalent

      

    PREFERRED:  

    • CompTIA Security + certification
    • Experience working in the Air Force Satellite Control Network.
    • Electronic repair experience and space systems experience preferred.
    • Experience supporting government and/or Department of Defense customers.

     

    SECURITY CLEARANCE:

     

    This position requires the candidate to have a Secret security clearance.  

    About Peraton

    Peraton provides innovative, reliable solutions to the nation’s most sensitive and mission-critical programs and systems. Peraton has significant experience providing highly differentiated secure communications, space, and technology solutions to key customers, and has become a trusted partner on missions that are critical to the security priorities of the United States. Capabilities include complex software and technology services and solutions, as well as end-to-end mission operations abilities, including Software Systems Development, Cyber, Modeling & Simulation, Mission Operations, Signal Intelligence (SIGINT), and Quick Reaction Capabilities (QRC) / Research & Development. The company is headquartered in Herndon, VA, with approximately 3,500 employees across the U.S. and Canada. 

    EEO Statement

    We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

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