Telemetry Technician III

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Ready to launch your career?  RGNext operates, maintains, and sustains mission-critical systems to provide safe and effective launch, testing, and tracking of Department of Defense, civil, commercial and international space lift vehicles.  We support ballistic missile, guided weapon and aeronautical tests and evaluations as well as support space situational awareness operations and experiments to defend the United States to ensure our nation’s safety. Our employees serve on the forefront of global defense and space operations. We offer our team of experienced, professional employees an environment of challenging, stimulating and personally and professionally rewarding career opportunities.

Essential Functions

  • Assist site lead on daily operations at Roi Telemetry Center.
  • Perform pre mission setup and testing based on RCC Irig standards.
  • Conduct the mission countdowns and all pre mission nominals.
  • Make sound of decisions of anomalies based on mission requirements.
  • Analyze site sensor performance and create post mission products.
  • Coordinate and work with mission customers for requirements.
  • Maintain documentation with assistance of site lead on regularly scheduled maintenance.
  • Site property custodian, security custodian and comsec custodian. Following all appropriate procedures. Conduct facility and safety inspections.
  • Support, configure, test and document all aspects of the new Telemetry Modernization Program.
  • Work at other TM sites to include, Gagan, Illeginni, Kwaj and Worthy.
  • Support other site personnel on any type of mission setup or maintenance activities required to include antenna pedestal, control systems, setting up and testing of Post Impact Telemetry systems on Illeginni, understanding and troubleshooting of RF to fiber conversion hardware.
  • Assist in conducting and understanding mission requirements and configuration need to accomplish the requirements under the direction of site lead.

Required Skills

  • Knowledge of the data flow inputs from other sites or other program sensors.
  • Knowledge of all aspects of Telemetry, antennas, receivers, recorders and other ground station equipment.
  • Knowledge of IRIG standards and testing procedures.
  • Use of test equipment to include Oscilloscopes, Spectrum Analyzers, Bit Error Rate Tester, Signal Generators.
  • Knowledge of new RF TM modulation schemes, error correction and the new capabilities of new TM receivers.
  • Knowledge of situational awareness displays and how to configure new system for missions.
  • Knowledge of RF/Fiber links.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Suite.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.

Required Experience

  • Associate degree in electronics, or a two-year technical school, or equivalent military experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Five (5) or more years’ of electronic related experience

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs of electronic equipment, work on antenna pedestals.
  • The flexibility to work occasional non-duty hours or on weekends to support specific project or mission requirements.
  • This position is unaccompanied and living on Roi.
  • Must be able to relocate to the United States Army Kwajalein Atoll, Marshall Islands.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. passport.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance, which includes U.S. Citizenship or U.S. naturalization.
  • Valid U.S. Driver’s License required.

What We Offer:

  • Everyday Wellness: Access to on-base fitness centers, pool, bowling alley, beach access, fishing, scuba diving, snorkeling and golf course.
  • Financial Opportunities: 401k savings program with company match and vesting on day one, retail and merchant employee discount programs, life insurance, business travel insurance and more.
  • Work/Life Balance:  Tuition reimbursement programs and flexible schedules.
    Equal Opportunity: Commitment to diversity and strategic partnerships.

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