Senior Field Engineer with Security Clearance



Senior Field Engineer Purpose:
Valkyrie Enterprises has an immediate need for a Senior Field Engineer located in Marinette, WI.
Job Description: Provide installation and test support at the builder yard in the areas of weapons, sensors, and topside equipment. The systems supported will include the following:
Guided Missile Systems (GMLS)
Gun Weapon System (GWS)
Decoy Launching Systems (DLS)
Weapon No Point Fire
Cease Fire Alarms
Consolidated Operability Test (COT) equipment
Magazine Sprinkler Systems
Crew Served Weapons
Air Search Radar (ASR)
Identification Friend or Foe (IFF)
Tactical Air and Navigation (TACAN)
Electronic Surveillance System (ESM)
Navigation Radars
Gun Fire Control Systems (GFCS)
Multi-vehicle Communication System (MVCS)
Specific tasking and services to the new shipbuilding construction program and project management teams includes, but is not limited to the following areas:
Reviewing and providing subject matter expert quality feedback on new construction installation planning and execution documents including specifications, Contract Data Requirements List (CDRLs), Proposed Change Washington’s (PCWs), CFs, Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs), Combat System Block Diagrams, Ship Installation Drawings (SIDs), Topside Configuration Drawings, Antenna Arrangement Drawings, Combat Systems Equipment List, Cable Block Diagrams, and General Arrangement Drawings, Corrective Action Reports (CARs), trial cards, test procedures, ship software configuration and load-out and other shipboard installation and testing documentation.
Inventory and inspect CS equipment received at the builder’s yard to support CS system, equipment installations. Inspections to include identification of material issues and efforts to assist in correction of the discrepancies.
Provide technical advice regarding equipment installation, testing, and maintenance.
Monitor CS system equipment installations and testing by walking the Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Collaboration, and Intelligence (C5I) spaces daily to assess progress and adherence to specifications and Quality Assurance (QA) plans.
Troubleshoot system, equipment, and interface issues.
Assist in the test planning, execution and witness of CS new construction system and equipment installations. Testing events include industrial/production testing, ship trials, system/equipment certification, ship light-off and sail-away efforts and includes recording discrepancies and working with the new construction community to resolve open issues.
Participate and provide technical support for new construction planning and readiness meetings and conferences like Test Readiness Reviews (TRRs), Sail-away reviews, Builder’s Trial and Acceptance meetings, weekly and daily installation and test status meetings, specific test event meetings and ship construction readiness reviews.
Provide Combat System (CS) status report on weekly basis.
Must have a High School diploma GED equivalency with at least 10 years’ experience at U.S. Navy organizations and facilities.
Must have familiarization with shipbuilding disciplines (electrical, piping, arrangement, ship fitting, build of materials, etc.), and US Naval and commercial policies and procedures relative to shipboard design and installation.
Must be an expert in areas of weapons, sensors, and topside equipment.
Must have experience with Navy shipboard installation, operations, and Acceptance Testing.
Security Requirements: Must have an active DoD Secret Security Clearance, and the ability to maintain it. Must have a CAC card and the ability to maintain it.
Must be able to access military facilities, naval shipyards, and private shipyards.
Travel Requirements: Occasional travel- up to 20%
If position requires travel by domestic flight or access to secure federal facilities/military bases, candidate must be able to obtain (by start of position) and maintain appropriate identification credentials, such as REAL ID. (More information regarding REAL ID can be found: ).
Physical Requirements: Remaining in a stationary position, often standing or sitting for prolonged periods. Moving about to accomplish tasks or moving from one worksite to another. Communicating with others to exchange information. Repeating motions that may include the wrists, hands and/or fingers. Light work that includes moving objects up to 20 pounds Please note: Valkyrie Enterprises and its subsidiaries is a covered contractor and therefore required to comply with the most recent Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors. All covered employees and new hires must be fully vaccinated by the current Executive Order date, or by start date (if later than EO date), unless otherwise qualified for legal medical or religious accommodation. Adequate vaccination documentation will be required. Valkyrie Enterprises, and its family of companies, is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law. Please note: The annualized pay range referenced is a general guideline. Valkyrie Enterprises considers factors such as (but not limited to) the following when determining base pay: scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate’s related work experience, education/training/certifications, key skills, internal peer equity/external market competitiveness, as well as other business considerations. Additionally, Valkyrie Enterprises provides a variety of benefits to support your best health, wellness, and future, to include medical/dental/vision options, company paid life and disability insurances, 401k with match, education reimbursement, as well as company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO).

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