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NATO AGS Ground Element Technician 4

Northrop Grumman | International Posting All States USA | Full Time | Posted: 05/07/2021

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Discover careers that change the world and further advancements in defense, technology, and engineering today at Northrop Grumman. Use your experience to grow your career and support our global customers with the technology, systems, and solutions they need to enable their missions on the front lines and secure our world every day. With Northrop Grumman, you'll discover a culture built on diversity, respect, and above all teamwork. Together with our group of experts across the technical spectrum, you'll discover opportunities to make a difference in our world and start solving some of the world's most critical problems in the most innovative ways. Space
Northrop Grumman Defense Systems is seeking self-motivated, hard-working full-time Ground Element Technician 4 for the NATO AGS Program in NAS Sigonella, Italy (Sicily). The selected candidates will be responsible for configuration, troubleshooting, removal and installation, checkout, scheduled/unscheduled maintenance, and COMSEC of the Deployable UAV ground element communication system. Will directly support real world missions of the NATO AGS Global Hawk Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) located at NAS Sigonella. Utilizes SGI/Microsoft/Sun based computer workstations and associated Solaris-UNIX/Windows based software to interface with equipment, identify errors, and resolve discrepancies. Must be familiar with PC hardware and software, RF communication links, satellites, and Ethernet/ATM based networking configuration to component level only. Utilizes appropriate maintenance data base to document and track scheduled/unscheduled activities. Provides continuous support to system operational missions; includes planning, allocation of communications assets, mission execution and in-flight troubleshooting while engaging with multiple entities. All performed tasks on customer assets will be completed per technical data and approved engineering documentation. Daily responsibilities will include configurations, link establishment, coordination, mission execution, data archiving, status reporting, and proper documentation of tasks performed. Provide On-the-Job Training and platform instruction to NATO AGS customer when required. Position does not entail aircraft maintenance activities.

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:
High School Diploma or GED with 6 years experience.
Must be familiar with PC hardware and software, RF communication links, satellites, and Ethernet/ATM based networking configuration to component level only
Must have ability to obtain Secret Level DoD/NATO Secret Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:
AA or other technical degree in telecommunications or IT discipline and 2-4 years of relevant experience, prior military background, RF fundamentals, FCC GROL, Comp TIA A+, Linux +, Security +, and basic networking background. Must have ability to obtain Secret Level DoD/NATO Secret Clearance.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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Location International Posting, United States
Categories Computer Software
Sec Clearances Secret

Location Maptop

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Job Code 21005499