Satellite Technician III

Kuwait City
Jan 12, 2017
Jun 19, 2017
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Fabricates; installs; maintains; and repairs electronic; mechanical; and/or other types of components and equipment.

1. Installs; maintains; repairs; overhauls; troubleshoots; modifies; constructs and tests various types of electrical; electronic; and/or mechanical equipment and related devices.

2. Applies technical knowledge of electronics principles in order to put equipment in operational condition and solve complex problems.

3. Troubleshoots and corrects malfunctions using specialized test and diagnostic equipment.

4. Modifies circuitry to improve performance.

5. Makes recommendations for improvements or modifications to correct problems.

6. Provides operation/maintenance instruction to customer personnel.

7. Prepares operating and malfunction reports and related documentation.

8. Assists engineering staff in determining and solving equipment design problems.

9. May perform quality assurance testing of assemblies and equipment fabricated by other technicians.

10. May provide work leadership to less-experienced technicians.

11. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

12. Participates in special projects as required. Education Associates Degree in a related technical discipline; or the equivalent combination of education; technical certifications or training; or work experience. Qualifications - 3-5 years of directly related experience supporting engineering operations.

- Lead level 'hands on' work experience in support of installations; repair; and troubleshooting or maintenance of communications systems or equipment.

- Must have the technical knowledge to solve complex problems; understand the interrelationships of circuits; and be able to exercise independent judgment in performing tasks in support of communications systems or equipment.

- Experience; to include: supervision; and shop practices.

- Personnel in this labor category are considered experts in the field.

- Lead level experience working with DSCS or Commercial Satellite Terminals as specified in the task order to include:

' X; C; KA; Ku-band; Tri-band Satellite Terminals

' FDMA; TDMA; IP Type satellite modems

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.