Navigation Systems Engineer

Life Cycle Engineering, Inc   •  

Philadelphia, PA

Industry: Business Services


Not Specified years

Posted 65 days ago

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Position Summary:

As Navigation Systems Engineer, you will support the U.S. Navy in the set-up and testing of Integrated Bridge Systems (IBS) on the DDG-class ship. The selected candidates will be interfacing with U.S. Navy civilian engineers, program managers and logisticians as well as equipment manufacturers.

  • Contract Specifications Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret security clearance
  • Essential Functions and Responsibilities:Functioning as a test engineer, provide installation and testing support, development of simulation equipment, and system setups/tests
  • Perform software and hardware testing while developing test procedures
  • Strong focus on distance support/troubleshooting as well as on-site support for the DDG fleet.
  • Install and debug navigation systems aboard US Navy ships
  • Interface with OEMs and Vendors to prepare equipment for installation, testing and troubleshooting
  • Required Education, Skills, and Experience:Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or an engineering field
  • Previous IBS or Steering Controls troubleshooting experience preferred
  • Computer networking experience/familiarity LAN setup/DHCP/IP configuration settings
  • TCP/IP, UDP, routing tables, network diagnostics, LAN troubleshooting
  • Linux and C/C++ experience desired
  • Windows Operating System experience/familiarity Windows NT/2000/XP
  • Windows setup/manipulation/troubleshooting
  • Permission settings, Group Policy, Registry manipulation
  • Computer hardware experience/familiarity Building PCs, PC repair, diagnosing hardware problems
  • Hard drive replacement/memory upgrades/etc
  • Experience with PLCs a plus
  • Physical Demands and Expectations:This position may require up to 50% travel, executing shipboard install and start-up.
  • Regular physical activity to include walking, climbing stairs, and standing; frequent periods of prolonged sitting may be required.
  • Must be willing and able to safely work aboard Navy vessels while in a production environment, pier side, or while underway.
  • Maneuvering around tight spaces in the test lab by climbing, ducking and stooping