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Engineering Technician IV - Test & Diagnosis Electronic equipment.

Lexington, Kentucky

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At Lockheed Martin, we apply our passion for purposeful innovation to keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges.

Mission-Focused Innovation: From aerospace to outer space to cyber space, you can solve the world's most complex challenges for our customers.

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  • Problem Solver

    You work to tackle tough problems with complex solutions.

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    You observe, reflect and analyze processes to make more informed decisions.

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Engineering Technician IV - Test & Diagnosis Electronic equipment.

Lexington, Kentucky

Job ID: 596461BR Date posted: May. 13, 2022 Locations: Lexington, KentuckyProgram: C4I COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees are required to follow onsite safety measures based upon the COVID-19 Community Level at the specific work location.
Description:The Engineering Technician IV performs assignments that are not completely standardized or prescribed, selects or adapts standard procedures or equipment, using fully applicable precedents, receives initial instructions, equipment requirements, and advice from supervisor or engineer as needed performs recurring work independently. Work is reviewed for technical adequacy or conformity with instructions. This technician performs at this level one or a combination of such typical duties as:
a. Constructing components, subunits, or simple models or adapts standard equipment; may troubleshoot and correct malfunctions;
b. Following specific layout and scientific diagrams to construct and package simple devices and subunits of equipment.
c. Conducting various tests or experiments that may require minor modifications in test setups or procedures as well as subjective judgments in measurement, selecting, preparing, and operating standard test equipment and records test data;
d. Extracting and compiling a variety of engineering data from field notes, manuals, lab reports, etc., processing data, identifying errors or inconsistencies, and selecting methods of data presentation.
e. Assisting in design modification by compiling data related to design, specifications, and materials that are pertinent to specific items of equipment or component parts; developing information concerning previous operational failures and modifications, and using judgment and initiative to recognize inconsistencies or gaps in data and seek sources to clarify information.
Basic Qualifications:
Job Skills and experience:
- Know how to read and interpret electrical engineering drawings
- Be familiar with military communications equipment including:
-MISO Systems
-Servers and applications
-handheld radios
-man-pack radios
-SATCOM terminals
-Must know and understand RF cabling
-Must know how to fabricate wiring harnesses and RF cables to industry standards following engineering drawings.
-Must be able to interpret engineering drawings and identify parts and tooling required to complete a requirement.
-Must have familiarity with the use of Spectrum analyzers, Signal Generators, Power Meters, and Sensors, and Antenna Analyzers.
-Must know how to make RF measurements such as receiver sensitivity, power levels and frequency accuracy using above equipment -Must know and understand RF theory of operations.
-Must be familiar with antennas and testing antennas to manufactures specs.
-Must be able to research and learn new equipment to identify tooling and test requirements -Basic understanding of computer software and networking to link together complex systems comprised of different equipment.
-Must be able to maintain and troubleshoot RF test equipment.
-Must be either solder certified or able to be certified to circuit card level.
-Must possess RF and electronic troubleshooting techniques to repair radio equipment.
-Experienced use of hand tools to perform electronic repairs.
-Must know how to test RF cables for return loss and reflection using cable analyzers
-Experience working in an ESD sensitive
-Must be able to install, operate, and maintain assigned MISO equipment consisting of routers, hubs, switches, servers, network management, information assurance tools, printers, scanners, and various cabling.
Desired Skills:
-Must be motivated
-Must be a self-starter
-Keen attention to detail
-Be able to work in an environment with minimal supervision and direction.
-Strong ability to perform web-based and Technical Manual-driven research Other Important Information You Should Know Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.Ability to Work Remotely: Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility.Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.Schedule for this Position: Non- standard 40 hour work week as assigned by leaderSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Secret is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join us at , where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, ’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Hourly/Non-ExemptBusiness Unit: MISSILES AND FIRE CTRL (S0806)Relocation Available: NoCareer Area: Manufacturing Type: Task Order/IDIQ Shift: First
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