Shipboard Communications IVN Field Engineer
- Job Category: Engineering/Design
- Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
- Clearance: SECRET
- Shift: Day Job
- Req ID: ASE00502
Researches, analyzes, develops, designs, models, and tests communications systems and equipment, including but not limited to networks, data links, digital radio, battle management and command and control systems, wide and local area networks, point-to-point systems, secure systems, signal coding and modulation schema.
Conducts studies on communications systems and equipment, such as present and projected volume of communications, effectiveness and adequacy of system, and estimated equipment costs.
Performs engineering studies to obtain data on new equipment and systems developments in the communications field and adaptability of equipment to existing systems.
Performs work under minimal supervision.
Handles complex issues and problems and refers only the most complex issues to higher-level staff.
Possesses comprehensive knowledge of subject matter. May act as a lead.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field of engineering or technology or completion of USN or DoD technical schools.
Background in telephony and Avaya communication systems, IVN shipboard.
5 or more years' experience.
Current SECRET clearance or ability to obtain is required.
Ability to communicate effectively and provide system training.
Prior experience with shipboard installations processes and controls.
Ability to write test plans, SOVT’s and white papers effectively.
Ability to read schematics, install, repair, and maintain electronic systems or equipment.
Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose malfunctioning electronic equipment and systems and determine the level and method of repair.
Ability to use hand tools and precision measuring equipment.
Skill in using diagnostic and testing equipment.