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Sr Field Engineer I

Requisition ID 108613BR Date updated 01/10/2018
Job Description:

There is a requirement to provide a Field Engineer to support the Saudi Ministry of National Guard (MNG) for the Modified Improved Target Acquisition System (MITAS), the Improved Thermal Site Systems (ITSS), and the Driver's Vision Enhancer (DVE) contract in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). This is a high visibility position representing the face of the company to the Saudi Arabian customer. The selected candidate will direct and assist with MITAS and ITSS training, addressing questions and concerns during Instructor and Key Personnel Training (I&KPT) and New Equipment Training (NET) for US Government and MNG personnel. The candidate will conduct technical analysis of the systems to identify and isolate system issues, determine technical solutions in accordance with product and customer specifications, and recommend actions to company and/or customer representatives for coordinative productive solution. The candidate must demonstrate a strong ability to work closely with MNG and interface with other companies and contractors who support repair activities.
  • Must interact and coordinate with various Raytheon organizations in Saudi Arabia at a high level (Director, VP, and President levels) across many programs
  • On-site coordinator and will act as the single point of contact (POC) to the U.S. Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR)
  • Support Report of Discrepancy (ROD) investigations in KSA, as required and agreed to by the COR, and shall monitor MITAS and ITSS performance as required
  • Manage and ensure operation, maintenance and repair duties
  • Responsible for assisting in identification of repair parts
  • Responsible for directing and ensuring inspection/troubleshooting, maintenance, repair, and testing of the MITAS and ITSS (including the fire control system and Far Target Locator with North Finding Module), down to the LRU level
  • Responsible for performing software upgrades and installing future retrofits, if required, to the MITAS and ITSS
  • Assist in training the MITAS and ITSS, both U.S. and Saudi personnel

Special Work Circumstances:
  • Travel will be required to Saudi Arabia
  • Must be willing and able to move and/or lift weights such as test equipment, ladders, tools, and cable reels weighing up to 60 pounds using proper lifting techniques or material moving equipment
  • Must be willing and able to climb platforms
  • Must be willing and able to work in a bivouac environment; providing Range support during NET and live fire exercises
Required Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Experience with the MITAS and ITSS systems conducting Preventative Maintenance and support to the MNG soldiers
  • Ability to plan, schedule and complete all activities required to meet established goals
  • Possess excellent troubleshooting skills in order to conduct and oversee repairs to hardware using engineering drawings and coordinate/set repair priorities
  • Possess strong organizational skills to efficiently maintain the equipment, work environment, and provide accurate, concise reporting
  • Must understand Saudi culture and customs to effectively work within the MNG environment
  • Ability to work independently as the sole Raytheon representative supporting the program in Hofuf, Saudi Arabia
  • Must be able to professionally interface with customer personnel, Senior US Army officials, and MNG commissioned officers in order to positively represent the company
  • Possess strong oral and written communication skills
  • Must be able to provide detailed written status reports for distribution to the customer and program leadership
  • Must be able to demonstrate innovative ability to recommend improvements of processes, systems, and/or products to enhance performance and productivity
  • Willing and able to travel
  • Provide monthly Export/Import reports to the U.S. COR, Raytheon Contracts Manager, and Program Manager
  • Knowledge of Military protocol
Desired Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • A self-starter able to work with minimal oversight, have the ability to work independently or within a team to determine and develop the best approach to solutions
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to “think outside of the box” in order to support the customer

Security Clearance Requirement: Existing Secret Clearance. A Secret clearance that has been inactive less than 24 months, and can be quickly reactivated, may also be acceptable.

Required Education (including Major): Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, or a related technical discipline, with a minimum of 4 years’ experience, OR an Associate Degree with 8 years of related experience OR High School and 12 years of related experience, training and education may substitute for the degree.

*** Employmentis contingent upon meeting all medical requirements for overseas assignments, including a comprehensive post-offer medical examination ***

*** Employmentis contingent upon meeting all requirements to work in Saudi Arabia and obtaining a Saudi Visa ***
Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, and is headquartered in Dulles, Virginia. The business area generated approximately $6 billion in 2016 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.

Relocation Eligible

Clearance Type
Secret - Current

Engineering Technology

Type Of Job
Full Time

Work Location
Saudi Arabia - Al Hofuf

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