Deployed Avionics Technician (E-11A) Level 2 -Afghanistan

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United States
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Jun 21, 2019
Oct 21, 2019
Job Type
Full Time
Minimum Experience Required
3 years
Degree Required
4-Year Degree
Manages Others?

Northrop Grumman Technical Services is seeking an Aircraft Avionics Technician for our Afghanistan location. The candidate will be responsible for the following: 

Installs and troubleshoots avionics systems wiring in aircraft in accordance with technical specifications, engineering instructions, and FAA regulations 

Fabricates, installs and tests installation, routing, clamping and wiring harnesses 

Reads wiring diagrams and blueprints 

Advanced knowledge in specialized functions 

Wide and comprehensive acquaintance with, and understanding of, both general and specific aspects of the job and their practical application to complex problems and situations ordinarily encountered 

Operate & maintain avionics systems on 4 x BACN-equipped E-11A deployed aircraft 

Analyze equipment operating characteristics to isolate malfunctions in avionics systems, radar, integrated test systems 

built-in-test (BIT), multiplexed data bus systems, recording systems, video display systems, flight instrumental, mission computer systems, inertial navigation systems (INS), primary & secondary flight controls, automatic flight control, engine instrumentation, fuel management systems, central air data systems, communication & navigation systems & aircraft indicating systems 

Remove, install, check, & repair avionics systems/line replaceable units (LRUs) 

Diagnose malfunctions using technical orders, schematics, wiring diagrams, integrated test systems & other test equipment 

Remove, replace & repairs faulty system wiring, electrical connectors, antennas, transmission lines & multi-conductor cables 

Modify avionics systems according to technical publications 

Update operational logs, inspection records, aircraft forms & automated maintenance systems 

Perform & supervise alignment, calibration & boresight of avionics systems 

Upload ground maintenance & operational software 

Perform off-equipment maintenance on selected avionics LRUs & maintains peculiar support equipment 

Inspect & verify operational status & configuration of avionics systems & software 

Record & ensure validity of entries into maintenance data collection & inspection systems 

Interpret & recommend corrective action to inspection findings 

Execute proper documentation of actions performed in aircraft forms (FAA or Air Force Form 781 series) 

Assist other functional team members with any associated aircraft maintenance actions to ensure mission success 

Basic Qualifications: 

- FAA Airframe and Powerplant Certificate 

- Ability to quickly obtain US Passport and Afghan Visa 

- The ability toobtain anInterim SECRET Clearance to start within a timely manner 

- Flight deck integrated avionics package experience 

- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and 3 years or more experience 

- Must obtain general medical physical to include HIV and TB-Tine check prior to deployment 

Preferred Qualifications: 

- Current DoD Secret Clearance with at least one year remaining before expiring. 

- Altimeter & Transponder repairman certificate 

- RVSM qualified 

- Honeywell Primus 2000 or Rockwell Collins Avionics experience 

- 5+ years Avionics experience 

- Bombardier BD-700 Global Express, or USAF E-11A experience 

- Special Mission aircraft experience 

- DoD aircraft maintenance experience 

-Obtain a general medical physical to include HIV test and TB-Tine check 

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. 

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