Leonardo DRSLeonardo DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military s

Field Service Engineer

DRS Technologies • 
Texarkana, Texas, United States
Position Type: Permanent
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Leonardo DRS
Leonardo DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.  Headquartered in Crystal City, VA, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo, which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture that rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at www.drs.com. .
 
Company Overview
Leonardo DRS Land Electronics (DLE) has locations in Melbourne, FL and Huntsville, AL.  DLE is a leading designer, manufacturer and integrator of highly engineered, technically advanced defense electronics and systems for U.S. and allied international military and intelligence agency applications.  DLE specializes in the manufacture and integration of rugged communications components serving military command, control, communications, computer intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) initiatives, and we are a leading provider of ground vehicle diagnostic and test equipment.  Products include cyber-hardened laptop and server computers and networking components, integrated voice/data/routing subsystems, integrated Battle Management Systems and software, vetronics, vehicle-mounted systems supporting man-portable and combat vehicle applications, and fixed and mobile command post solutions.
 
Job Location Red River/Texarkana, TX
 
Position Summary   
Support all Field Service activities. Setup and support demonstrations. Support DRS equipment in operating environments at depots, training sites, and customer field operations in austere environments up to and including War Torn Areas and conflicts, with training, operation or repair. have the ability to work independently.
 
Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Support all Field Service activities

  • Setup and support demonstrations

  • Support DRS equipment in operating environments at depots, training sites, and customer field operations with training, operation or repair

  • Ability to work independently

  • Regular reporting of progress and status

  • Provide budget, cost and schedule input for design assignments

  • Communicate clearly (written and oral) with other company personnel and the customer as required

  • Participates in preparation of less complex proposals

  • May provide technical knowledge and assistance to other engineers and support personnel

  • Attend appropriate engineering, customer or business meetings

  • Mentor and coach less experienced engineers

  • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization

 
Job Requirements:
Specific Skills & Requirements:

  • Provide Technical support troubleshooting and repairs of the Bradley IBAS system and components as well as Legacy Bradley equipment such as Basic and ODS ISU's

  • Provide Technical support troubleshooting and repairs of Ground TOW systems such as the M220 sight system and associated ground equipment such as batteries, MGS and night sight

  • Proficiency in reading schematics and wiring diagrams

  • Must be able to obtain Security Clearance

  • Willingness to relocate if required

  • Extensive travel requirements both within the US and Abroad to include areas of conflict; up to and including War Torn Areas, in support of US Military Operations

  • Competent technical expertise and application domain knowledge

  • BS degree in Engineering or related technical field with a minimum of 2 years' experience

  • Technical Field experience on related equipment may be substituted for formal education. (4) years practical hands on experience focused on IBAS, ISU, M220 and Ground TOW targeting systems

  • Verifiable Skill set and experience in Electro-Optics maintenance and repair

 
Leonardo DRS is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer - M/F/Disability/Vet. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. The Company's policies regarding recruitment, hiring, compensation, benefits, promotion, transfer, training and all other personnel matters are free from discriminatory practices. #LEL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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