Leidos Field Engineer in HUNTSVILLE, Alabama


Job Summary

The GETS Program at Leidos has an opening for a Field Engineer to work in our Huntsville, Alabama facility. This opportunity at the GETS Program provides support for the GETS-1000 Automatic Test System (ATE) designed to test and diagnose circuit cards and other replaceable units from radar and missile systems.

Primary Responsibilities

This position will require maintaining our test systems located at our facility, and at various customer locations. This position requires troubleshooting technical problems and determining technical solutions in accordance with our ATE system, device under test, and customer specifications. The primary responsibility is to maintain operations at our Huntsville facility however travel will be required and may be extensive, both foreign and domestic.

Duties include:

  • Conducting technical analysis of ATE system modifications and upgrades in accordance with specific customer specifications.

  • Participating in ATE system lifecycle support, including development, integration, testing, analysis, delivery, and installation.

  • Developing lesson materials and conducts training tailored for individual customers and requirements.

  • Providing guidance to customers in developing and establishing operation, maintenance, and repair procedures based on local requirements.

External Referral Eligible


Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree and 2 or more years of related experience. 4 year’s directly related experience may offset the degree requirement.

Experience with C/C++.

Solid general electronics knowledge.

Ability to read and interpret schematics.

Ability to obtain a DoD secret clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

Troubleshooting and problem analysis skills are critical.

Automatic Test Equipment experience desired and broad electronics knowledge supporting analog, digital, RF, microwave and special purpose testing.

Experience with PATRIOT radar/missile systems or similar equipment.

Automatic Test Equipment system supports analog, digital, RF, microwave and special purpose testing.

Active DoD secret clearance.

Leidos Overview:

Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.