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Program: Ground-based Electro-Optical Deep Space Surveillance (GEODSS) System
Location: Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Territory (BIOT). Diego Garcia is an island in the Indian Ocean and is an unaccompanied 12-month assignment. Family members and dependents are not allowed on Diego Garcia.
The selected candidate will function as an electro/optical maintainer and will perform the
Inspect, calibrate, repair, and maintain precision electro-optical, electronic, electro-mechanical, and communication equipment and computer systems.
Conduct complex troubleshooting, fault-isolation, and diagnostic procedures utilizing various types of TMDE along with applicable technical documentation.
Prepare, validate, and maintain various logs, records, and reports.
Communicate and coordinate effectively with others in performance of duties.
Conduct nightly operations of sensors and provide corrective maintenance support as necessary to ensure mission accomplishment. Required Skills:
High school diploma or equivalent
Four years applicable experience as a digital electronic technician
Formal technical training in electronics or engineering
Ability to be a self-starter Ability to work independently or as part of a group
Excellent attention to detail
Active security clearance
Prior military experience
Experience with Air Force Space Command sensor operations and maintenance or other service equivalency
Experience operating and maintaining optical sensors
Knowledge of the space surveillance network and satellite catalog
BAE Systems is a premier global defense, aerospace and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.
The Support Solutions (S2) sector provides a wide range of products and services, including engineering, systems integration, ship repair, and readiness & sustainment for military and commercial customers throughout the product life cycle, anywhere around the world. This sector is headquartered in Washington, D.C. Core capabilities include:
• Expertise as a leading provider of non-nuclear ship repair and overhaul services
• Sustainment services to extend the viability of existing land and maritime platforms at home and in theater, while modernizing to meet evolving threats
• Experienced partner providing seamless, onsite management of military and government customer operations
• High-volume producer of protective and load-carrying gear for military personnel
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