BAE Systems SCA Engineering Technician III (Shore Air Traffic Control Systems) in Saint Inigoes, Maryland

Job Description

BAE Systems Inc. is looking for an experienced technician to join our team for an exciting opportunity supporting shore-based Air Traffic Control and Landing Systems. The selected candidate will be part of a dynamic team providing technical services in support of the Customer's Air Traffic Control Systems. Qualified candidates will:

  • Perform site survey's in support of the development of Base Electronic Systems Engineering Plans (BESEP's) and Installation Design Plans (IDP's) for the civil Instrument Landing System (ILS) and Instrument Carrier Landing System (ICLS) installations at various Naval Air Stations throughout the country and worldwide.

  • Apply advanced electronic techniques, principles, and precedents to perform or oversee the installation and certification of the Instrument Landing System (ILS) and shore-based Instrument Carrier landing System (ICLS) at various Navy and Marine Corps Air Stations worldwide.

  • Utilize engineering and electronica knowledge to develop potential designs for new components and solutions to complex problems, submitting designs and solutions to engineering personnel for approval.

  • Work from drawings, sketches, and explicit verbal instructions to compile parts lists, generate schematics and engineering drawings, and develop test and work instructions.

  • Utilize equipment which requires interpretation including, but not limited to, computer aided tools, multimeter, signal generator, frequency counter, and spectrum analyzer to troubleshoot and perform routine measurements on electronic components, assemblies, subsystems and/or systems.

  • Use standard test equipment and follow prescribed test procedures to test for proper equipment operations and repair or replace defective parts and components as required.

  • Extract technical data from various prescribed sources and prepare such data as required.

  • Repair and maintain the ILS and ICLS test beds.

  • Troubleshoot and repair Air Traffic Control and Landing Systems; primarily the ILS and ICLS.

  • Exert frequent physical energy, occasionally exposed to disagreeable conditions.

  • Travel to remote sites throughout the country and worldwide, working extended and weekend hours as needed.

BAE Systems wants people who are self-starters and who have experience with working in small teams.

This position is located in scenic and historic Southern Maryland in the St. Mary's County Technology Corridor adjacent to the Patuxent River Naval Air Station. Relocation assistance is not available for this position. Applicants must be currently residing in or state willingness to relocate self to St. Mary's County, Maryland or surrounding areas.

Please be sure to address all requirements of posted requisition in resume. Only resumes that include all requirements will be considered.

Required Skills and Education

Completion of U.S. Navy Electronics "C" school, U.S. Marine Corps Electronics MOS, Electronics Technician Certification, Certificate in Electronics, or Associate in Electronics Engineering Technology

At least 4 years of related experience with complex electronic systems, to include at least 1 year of experience in Navy or Marine Corps Air Traffic Control Systems

Ability to read and interpret schematics and technical documentation

Experience with standard test equipment; specifically multimeters, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, and signal generators

Experience with test plans, procedures, drawings, and wire lists

Ability to obtain and maintain the required security clearance

Ability to move or lift objects weighing up to 40lbs

Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing

Preferred Skills and Education

Experience working on ATC systems, to include navigational aids

Knowledge of FAA regulations, policies, and guidance

Experience with Instrument Landing System (ILS)

Experience working on airfields

Flexibility to learn other ATC and Landing Systems

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we dofrom intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That s BAE Systems. That s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

SCA Engineering Technician III (Shore Air Traffic Control Systems)


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