Field Engineer Senior

VA0001, 6348 Walker Lane, Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America Req #69
Monday, September 14, 2020

 VSE Corporation is currently seeking a FIELD ENGINEER SENIOR (TACTICOS/CMS) to support our Foreign Military Sales technical service field site in Alexandria, Egypt.

Duties & Responsibilities:

•Work onboard foreign military ships and naval bases.*
•SME for TACTICOS Combat Management systems (CMS) integration onboard former Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigates and Fast Missile Craft. (FMC).*
•Field engineering for the TACTICOS Combat Management Systems (CMS) for Perry FFG and FMC configurations.*
•Install software upgrades.*
•Perform Data logging.*
•installation, testing, maintenance and troubleshooting of CMS.*
•Conduct training on maintenance, repair and operation on C2 systems with foreign nationals.*

*Essential functions


Minimum Requirements:

•High School Diploma with a minimum of ten (10) years of experience performing directly related activities, Combat Systems Engineer,
specifically with the TACTICOS CMS and its integration with radars and ship combat systems as well as a Fire Controlman, Fire Control
Technician, Data Systems Tech or related job in the US Navy. A combination of military and civilian experience is acceptable.
•In-depth knowledge of Combat Management Systems (CMS) in relation to naval surface warfare and its integration with radars and weapon
•Experience working with the Smart-S Radar and its integration with ship combat systems.
•Strong technical communication skills in order to train and teach US contractors and engineers in foreign navies.
•Ability to manage, train, and mentor foreign nationals.
•Tolerant of the foreign, predominately Islamic, environment and capable of working effectively and harmoniously with others in that
•Ability to engage in frequent interaction with Senior Egyptian Naval Officers.
•Must be able to work in Egypt for at least one (1) year and be willing to consider staying longer, if offered.
•Must have an active Secret Clearance.
•Must be able to obtain special building or installation access as well as a country clearance.
•Extensive experience of TACTICOS combat management system integration with Smart-S Radar / MRR Radar Strong communication and
training skills.
•Understanding of Foreign Military Sales environment and defense security cooperation.
•Experience with LCS TACTICOS configurations.
•The selected applicant will be subject to a background check and drug testing.


Think Analytically, Observe/Examine Details, Concentrate on Tasks, Effective Verbal Communication,  Remember Details, Adjust to Changes

Effective Written Communication,   Interpret Data, Handle Stress/Emotions, Make Decisions,  Discriminate Colors                                                                                      

PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS:                                                                             

Regular Attendance, Attend Meetings, Use Math/Calculations, Maintain Work Schedule, Meet Deadlines, Stay Organized, Irregular Hours, Keyboard/Type, Operate Equipment

Handle Confidential Info                                                                                                             

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:                                                                         

Stand, Kneel,  Smell, Sit,  Crouch, Repetitive Motion, Walk, Crawl, Eye/Hand Coordination, Climb (Stairs/Ladders), Reach, Fine Manipulation, Push or Pull,  Talk, Lifting Up to 50 Pounds

Balance,  Hear, Carrying Up to 20 Pounds, Bend,  See, Stoop                                                                                            

ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS:                                                                     

Mechanical Hazards, Vibration, Electrical Hazards, Sharp Objects/Tools, Dust/Dirt, Chemical Hazards,  Heavy Machinery

Wet/Slippery Surfaces,  Radiant Energy Hazards, Moving Parts, Humid, Explosives Hazards, Noise, Extreme Temperatures      

VSE is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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  • Job Family Operations
  • Job Function Engineering Technician
  • Pay Type Salary
  • VA0001, 6348 Walker Lane, Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America