May 09, 2024

Engineering Technician COMSEC/RF

$60,000 - $70,000 yearly
  • AMEWAS American Electronic Warfare Associates, Inc.
  • Patuxent River, MD, USA
Full-Time Defense Engineering Government Other

Job Description

AMEWAS is celebrating over 40 years of excellence in providing quality products, services and solutions to the Department of Defense (DoD), specializing in the scientific, engineering, and testing of the full spectrum of weapons development. We are headquartered in California, Maryland and operate satellite offices in Orlando, Florida and San Diego, California. 

 

At AMEWAS, you will find a diverse team of professionals that work to make a true difference in the operational support of our nation’s warfighters.  Our employees achieve success through continuous learning and high performance, and are consistently recognized by their customers and their peers. 

 

If you are ready to challenge yourself to do more, join our team today!

 

Be sure to check out the rest of our website at www.amewas.com to learn more about our company and our people.

The position:
AMEWAS, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated and talented Engineering Technician COMSEC/RF to support Advanced Aircraft Research, Development, Test & Evaluation. The salary range of this position is $60,000.00 to $70,000.00, and is commensurate with experience. This position is not eligible for remote work; on-site support is required.

About the location: 
Patuxent River, Maryland #1 City Hiring the Most High-Tech Workers (California-Lexington Park, Maryland). To learn more about our surrounding location, please visit: Visit St. Mary’s.

A typical day as an Engineering Technician COMSEC/RF may include:

  • A TEMPEST technician on average will assist with multiple tests per year with some travel required.
  • CONUS and OCONUS travel
  • The selected candidate will work directly with TEMPEST project leads, conducting system level TEMPEST testing and provide technical data for TEMPEST test reports on US Navy aircraft and other DOD and Government systems as assigned. 

Our excellent benefits and perks:
Staying connected to our core values sets us apart from our competition! AMEWAS recognizes and rewards performance, dedication, and longevity. We are committed to investing in our employees and their future by providing them with competitive compensation, career development, optimum working conditions, and unique benefits; some of which are listed below:
 

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurance
  • Paid vacation, holiday and sick leave
  • Generous tuition & training assistance program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Sign-on bonuses
  • Employee longevity recognition
  • Community involvement & outreach
  • Team building events
  • Recognition program
  • Wellness program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Mobile service discount
  • Discounted gym membership


AMEWAS is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or any other legally protected class.


AMEWAS participates in E-Verify to confirm eligibility to work in the United States.

States

MD

Security Clearance

Active Secret

Job Requirements

Must-haves:

  • HS diploma or equivalent with 1 year of relevant work experience
  • Applies engineering technology and techniques to perform TEMPEST or MIL-STD-461 testing to verify radiated and conducted electromagnetic compliance of aircraft or other electronic systems or subsystems.
  • Executes electromagnetic interference (EMI) and/or TEMPEST test plans, provides data for test reports and other technical documentation.
  • Applies electromagnetic interference  experience to document and solve complex problems.
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Top Secret security clearance


Skills crucial to success at AMEWAS, Inc.:
Customer-focused attitude with high level of professionalism and discretion. Ability to work effectively with management and part of a team to meet targets.  Is reliable, possesses initiative, and works well as an individual or part of a team.

Physical environment and working conditions:
The physical environment requires the employee to stand, walk and/or move throughout the workday, often bending over and picking up items less than 50 lbs. and/or operating machinery to assist in the movement of heavy objects such as forklifts and dollies. This position may also require driving government vehicles.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions and risk of electrical shock.  The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. In rare occasions, overnight travel may be required.

Refer to a friend:
If you know someone who may be interested, please share this posting.  We are a growing team and there may be more opportunities like this one here at AMEWAS, Inc.! 


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