BAE Systems plc
Afloat RF Engineer
Provide underway end-to-end C4I system support on U.S. Navy (USN) and Coalition platforms.
Act as Senior Technical Advisor to numbered Fleet, Carrier Strike Group (CSG), Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) (when embarked), and Amphibious Ready Group Staff N6s and/or command ships during all phases of the Operational Fleet Response Plan (OFRP).
Provide technical subject matter expertise to the embarked strike group and platform crew during CSG/ESG/ARG workups and during deployed operations and communicate status of system casualties affecting mission capabilities.
Provide systems engineering support to Fleet customers during fleet exercises and operations conducted by Fleet Commanders and/or Joint Task Force (JTF) Commanders.
Support planning, implementation and troubleshooting for joint command and control applications, tactical data links and Global Command and Control System-Maritime operations, Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD), and other supporting technologies used by Naval Commands serving as or supporting a Joint Task Force (JTF).
Communicate status of system casualties affecting mission capabilities as casualties occur via email message and/or a Daily Status Report.
Provide support to operational Fleet customers throughout the OFRP Training cycle.
Provide end-to-end technical subject matter expertise to sustain and when able repair fielded C4ISR systems.
Support system optimization, troubleshooting and Speed-to-Capability (STC) technology insertion.
Provide subject matter expertise in support of platform readiness assessments to include data collection, predictive analytics modeling and reporting.
Significant short/no notice travel may be expected and may include trips to overseas locations to embark on naval ships for periods up to ten weeks with a periodicity of two to three instances a year.
Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience
Required Skills and Education
Associate s Degree in Information Technology or an Associate s Degree in Wireless Communications Technology, or an equivalent of (4) years of applicable experience with operation and maintenance of afloat and ashore Navy radio systems.-?xml:namespace prefix = o /->
Two (2) years of direct working knowledge with the operation and maintenance of Navy satellite systems (e.g. NMT, WSC-6, CBSP).
Two (2) years of direct working knowledge with the operation and maintenance of Navy line of sight systems (e.g. DMR, URT-23, URC-131).
Systems level engineering expertise to support Navy RF systems.
Adjudicated SECRET (Tier 3) clearance within the past six (6) years.
Preferred Skills and Education
Location may also include major Fleet concentration areas: San Diego, CA; Pearl Harbor, HI, Yokosuka, Japan; Bahrain; Naples, Italy; Rota, Spain
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Afloat RF Engineer
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