Raytheon Engineering Technician III in Chesapeake, Virginia
Perform the operation of ROTHR RADAR system, primarily PC-based platforms to monitor and track surface and air contacts. Perform ionosphere propagation assessment by manually modeling the ionosphere's layers using PC-based tools. Perform frequency selection by interpreting the ionospheric model and assigning the proper RADAR parameters necessary for adequate detection and tracking capability of the designated target type (i.e. surface or air). Monitor and modify RADAR resources as necessary to meet tasking parameters. Monitor & assist ROTHR tracking software in validating and reporting aircraft and surface contacts within the RADAR coverage area. Interpret RADAR returns to identify take offs and landings of aircraft. Monitor and copy external communications information relayed over HF radio links. Interact with global command and communications station (GCCS) terminal for pertinent track data. Receive technical guidance and tasking from supervisor or higher-level operator. Required Skills: Minimum of three months RADAR operations / technical school Four years’ experience of radar operations and control in a watch team environment. Working knowledge of Windows 10 U.S. citizenship is required as this position requires an active U.S. Security Clearance Desired: Previous experience monitoring GCCS display system and HF radio transmissions Previous air controller or OS experience Required Education: High School Diploma or equivalent. Other: Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to military installation. Successful applicant must be willing and able to obtain and maintain a U.S. DoD SECRET clearance. 115212
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