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Field Technician 3 - ALE Representative Misawa Japan-19012971

Location: International Posting
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: Secret
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift
Description

Northrop Grumman is seeking an experienced Field Technical 3 to provide technical support to the E-2D ALE E-2D Aviation Logistics Environment (ALE) System for the Japanese Self Defense Force (JASDF) E-2D Program.  Candidate will be responsible for the knowledge of field level support of ALE suite and hardware, maintenance of assigned assets, and onsite training of customer support personnel in the functionality of ALE software.  There will also be a required deployment to Misawa, Japan for approximately 18 months supporting the initial outfitting of the JASDF E-2D aircraft.  The candidate must have or be able to obtain a valid passport and be willing to travel.  This will be an accompanied assignment in Misawa, Japan.

Responsibilities include:
    Troubleshooting, diagnoses, and corrective action of ALE system malfunctions to minimize impact to maintenance effort.  
    Candidate will install upgrades and perform ALE system maintenance coordinating engineering field changes.    
    Provides expertise for resolving technical problems, troubleshooting product and provide daily support of PEMA assets as per contract requirements.
    Provides Formal, Informal, and over the shoulder training and support to customers and field support personnel.
    Work will be done at customer site. Includes software systems and programs designed for customers.
    Ability to work independently with limited supervision to support ALE system.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
Ideal candidate must have relevant experience with Naval Aviation Automated Logistics.
    Active Secret clearance required.
    Associate's degree and 3+ years of providing technical support in Automated Logistics.  In lieu of a degree and additional 2 years of relevant experience may be acceptable.
    Basic understanding of NAVAIR Standard IETM Viewer (NSIV)
    Use or maintenance of Portable Electronic Maintenance Aids (PEMA)
    Strong familiarity with aircraft maintenance concepts and understanding of maintenance support to include inspections, testing, modifications, trouble shooting and repair of the aircraft.
    Microsoft Office products (2007/2010) including Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point (highly proficient), and Access.
    Understanding and use of Joint Deficiency Reporting System (JDRS)
    Knowledge of U.S. Navy Aviation logs & records.


Preferred Qualifications:
Direct maintenance/maintenance support on E-2, C-2, aircraft.
    Aircraft Maintenance Control experience or management a plus.
    Trained in OOMA operations, AV-3M analysis, paper and automated logs or System administration.
    Quality Assurance and QA operations as well as familiarity with central publications libraries
    Joint Technical Data Integration (JTDI)
    Able to demonstrate basic concepts of computer networking
    COMPTIA Security Plus
    Microsoft Windows Certification(s)



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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.



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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job ID: 19012971

  Reasons to apply:

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
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