AECOM Submarine Electronics Technician in GROTON, Connecticut

Requisition/Vacancy No. 148663BR

Position Title Submarine Electronics Technician

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Connecticut

City GROTON

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Government

AECOM works with national and local governments around the world to manage and support critical programs in the areas of defense, security and intelligence; energy and climate change; environmental cleanup and waste management; infrastructure development, protection and resilience; and international development. Our global operations and connected expertise enable us to provide cutting-edge, relevant and cost-effective solutions that help our clients safeguard and enrich society and the world we live in.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a Submarine Electronics Technician­to provide technical support to engineering and design staff in a variety of engineering tasks in the installation, maintenance, repair, troubleshooting, calibration, testing, fabrication, construction and operation of diverse electronic/mechanical equipment and systems in accordance with engineering specifications.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Develop and manage Imaging Operations and Maintenance training schedules for the submarine fleet.­

  2. Participate in interactive Electronic Tech manual and tactical guidance product development.

  3. Install, monitor, and service equipment and systems at Company and client sites.

  4. Perform or coordinate test and evaluation, checkout, certification tasks. Perform validations/verifications of various electronic systems.

  5. Design and write test procedures, critique system test procedures, and assist in the development of upgrades and enhancements.

  6. Implement engineering change instructions.

  7. Investigate systems problems and provide white papers on the results of the investigation. Prepare recommendations and solutions on system problems to include alternate testing to verify change.

  8. Train others in the operation and performance of the system(s).

  9. Establish and maintain a filing system, databases and logs as needed for tracking project status and inventory.

  10. Direct on-site customer interface for equipment/system installation, testing, survey, fabrication, and other engineering tasks as needed.

  11. Comply with engineering documentation standards, engineering plans, system specifications and test procedures.

  12. Provide technical data and evaluation for components, equipment and systems consistent with engineering plans, layout and contract requirements.

  13. Serve as senior/lead technician and assist in the training of other technicians.

  14. May coordinate and supervise a team of employees for a given job with responsibility for scheduling tasks, monitoring, technical and employee performance.­

Minimum Requirements

  • Vocational/technical training beyond high school and at least 5 general years and 3 specialized years of experience.

  • Technical Experience in installation, test, and repair of Submarine electrical equipment including AN/BPS-15/16 Radar System, AN/BVY-1 Integrated Submarine Imaging System (ISIS), and AN/BQQ-10 (ARCI) Sonar Suite.

  • Experience in material preparation, removal of defective equipment, installation of new equipment, and post installation testing.

  • Ability to develop operations and maintenance installation training material for submarine imaging systems and manage the transition of developed training to Submarine Learning Center’s training continuums.

  • Excellent communications and analytical skills; working knowledge of computer systems and integrated software application programs.

  • Position may require travel.

  • Position requires an Active Secret Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications .

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.