We are seeking a Jr. UUV Operator/Robotics Engineering Technician to support our Navy customer small UUV operations in San Diego, CA. Position will require a 6-month rotation to Bahrain in support of US Navy MCM.
The Underwater Robotics Technician position will integrate into a small team charged with operations and maintenance of small UUVs (MK 18 UUV Family of Systems) in the support of US Navy mine countermeasures (MCM) missions supporting both SPAWAR San Diego and the U.S. Fifth Fleet Area of Responsibility.
Assigned mission tasking will support data collection and analysis for mine countermeasures objectives in various harbor areas, littorals and shipping lanes. Data analysis on R&D work on new UUV sensors. UUV operations will be conducted from small boats deployed from shore, embarked on various Navy Units Afloat and from Forward Operating Bases.
Operational tasking may include:
Support of SPAWAR San Diego and US Navy Forces for OCONUS Mine Countermeasure (MCM) Response for MCM operations tasking, including ongoing UUV experimentation of emerging technologies related to UUV mission. CONUS training and UUV experimentation will occur in San Diego, CA, and/or locations to be determined.
Position requires a mandatory 6-month deployment to 5th Fleet AOR (Bahrain, Persian Gulf).
This position requires the candidate to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance. In order to obtain a clearance, you need to be a U.S. Citizen and show proof of citizenship. An active Secret clearance is preferred and candidates with a clearance will be given preference.
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.
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.