RF Satellite Comm Tech - 2124 9/20/2017
Millennium Engineering and Integration Company
Colorado Springs, CO
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Purpose:
* Provides on-sight field technical expertise and manual labor in the setup, checkout, operation, teardown, packing, and transportation of advanced prototype and operational space related C4ISR systems.
* Familiarity with setting up, operating and maintaining RF antenna systems is a must.
* RF Antenna Technician
* Set up, operate, maintain and troubleshoot various RF antenna systems
* Set up operating sites in the field using deployable RF equipment
* Utilize a variety of test equipment to ensure proper system alignment and operation
* Extensive RF systems and communications knowledge across open-air, closed loop and lab level environments
* Knowledge of proper maintenance techniques across RF, power, control, antenna, electronic component and related systems
* Ability to setup, checkout, operate, pack and safely transport a wide range of electronics components and systems.
* Understanding of systems integration across RF and baseband frequencies
* Understanding of RF fundamentals and signal processing systems
* Ability to communicate technical approaches and details within small project teams, including team interaction and presentation.
* Strong background in satellite or cellular communications and associated networking and IP based systems to troubleshoot system problems
* Field and operational level expertise to support systems in deployed conditions
* Ability to handle multiple efforts and switch priorities immediately to support urgent mission needs
* Ability to repeatedly lift 70-100 lbs above the head repeatedly
* Commercial driver s license to support cross-country requirements to deliver systems to other vendors and/or test ranges
* Working knowledge of fiber optics to include installation, testing, transceiver operation/troubleshooting
* Fork lift operator certified
Required Education / Experience:
* High School Diploma or Equivalent
* 8+ years experience as an RF SATCOM antenna technician providing systems engineering, maintenance and upgrades on antenna suites across UHF, L, C, X, Ku and Ka frequency bands
* Mobility and logistics experience
Desired Education / Experience:
* 12+ years experience with both military and commercial deployable antenna systems and associated equipment
* Experience setting up and maintaining RF equipment in deployed environments
* This position will require overnight travel up to 20 percent of the time. Trip durations may range from overnight to several weeks.
* Only candidates who currently possess an active Top Secret / SCI clearance will be considered. Clearance must be at least 1 year away from next 5 year update.
Millennium offers a comprehensive benefits package. Millennium is An Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Millennium does not discriminate on any basis prohibited by applicable law including race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, citizenship status, or Vietnam era or special disabled veteran's status in recruitment, employment, promotion, compensation, benefits, or training. It is also Millennium's policy to maintain a work environment free from discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.
Millennium participates in the E-Verify program.
Job Req: 2124