General Dynamics Information Technology Sr Technician, Electronics in Ft Bliss, Texas

Job Description

Applies advanced technical knowledge to solve complex problems that typically cannot be solved solely by referencing manufacturers' manuals or similar documents. Examples of such problems include determining the location and density of circuitry, evaluating electromagnetic radiation, isolating malfunctions, and incorporating engineering; changes. Work typically requires an understanding of the interrelationships of circuits, exercising independent judgment in performing such tasks as making circuit analyses, calculating wave forms, and tracing relationships in signal flow, using complex test instruments such as high frequency pulse generators, frequency synthesizers, distortion analyzers, and complex computer control equipment. Work may be reviewed by supervisor for general compliance with accepted practices. This position may provide technical guidance to lower level technicians.

Fabricates, tests, troubleshoots, repairs and modifies electronic developmental and production equipment, parts, components, and systems according to engineering instructions.

  1. Performs complex technical functions in support of engineering activities such as set up, operation, maintenance, modification, circuit testing, calibration and troubleshooting of electronic or electro-mechanical components and systems, experimental design circuitry, prototype models or specialized test equipment.

  2. Works from schematics, diagrams, written and verbal instructions.

  3. Conducts complex engineering tests to collect design data or assist in general research work.

  4. Diagnoses and isolates equipment and system malfunctions which fail to respond to standard corrective measures.

  5. Assists in the development of electronic equipment.

  6. Repairs or modifies cables and equipment returned by operational users or by personnel in the associated test and development laboratories.

  7. May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technicians.

  8. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

  9. Participates in special projects as required.

Education

Associates Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training or work experience.

Qualifications

3-5 years of related experience fabricating, maintaining and repairing electronic components.

Active Secret clearance required.

Skills & Abilities

  1. Comprehensive knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in the fabrication, testing, and modification of electronic components.

  2. Knowledge of and ability to use the related tools, equipment, and systems.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job ID2018-40372

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionScience and Engineering

Security Clearance LevelSecret

Full/Part TimeFull Time