Exciting career opportunity for threeGround Radar Electronic Technician to join Centuria’s team of 55 scientists, meteorologists, engineers and IT experts to provide infrastructure engineering design, development, implementation, production, installation, and integration support to the National Weather Service (NWS) Next Generation Radar (NEXRAD) Radar Operations Center (ROC) in support of nearly 200 Doppler weather radars that provide critical tornado and severe weather warning observations across the Continental U.S., Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Guam, the Azores, and Korea. The team is involved in every phase of the software lifecycle across business and technical applications. They also provide facility support, program management, and quality assurance. This contract involves customer touch points within NWS, Department of Transportation, and the Air Force.
This position supports the Maintenance Team in the Operations Branch of the Radar Operations Center at the National Weather Center in Norman, OK.
Associates Degree in Electronics Technology or completion of equivalent technical courses in the Military Service or private sector.
3+ years experience in a radar maintenance support position required!
Experience/knowledge of Radar Systems is required!
Ability to read and interpret electro-mechanical schematic diagrams is required.
Extensive travel (up to 50%), occasionally required.
Must be physically able to climb a 100-ft radar tower, work in tight spaces, and perform physically demanding labor for up to 8 hours.
Experience working with high-voltage systems and knowledge of high-voltage safety procedures.
Experience operating, installing, troubleshooting, and repairing complex electro-mechanical systems and equipment
Ability to work with engineers in prototype design development and testing
Knowledge of data processors, software and firmware applications, and computer systems that control electro-mechanical systems.
Security: Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Centuria Corporation is an equal opportunity employer M/F/V/D. Due to security requirements on this program, US Citizenship is required.
Centuria Corporation is a privately held, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), headquartered in Reston, VA. As a privately held, SDVOSB, Centuria is able to quickly and easily adapt to changing program requirements. Drawing on more than a decade of experience in the federal market and experience as a prime contractor, Centuria applies proven management methodology to all engagements. Centuria employees provide mission-critical services nationwide with the capability to provide OCONUS support. Centuria specializes in Scientific Services, Systems Engineering, Radar Systems, Software Life Development Cycle (SLDC), Logistics, and Program Management. Our customers include National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), US Navy, US Department of Veterans Affairs, and Department of Energy. Our ultimate goal as a company is to have the highest levels of customer satisfaction and that can only happen when we have high employee satisfaction. Everything we do is focused to ensure we meet those two objectives first. In policies and practice, Centuria puts employees and their families first so our employees can put our clients first when they are on the job. Centuria offers strong compensation and competitive benefits. But so do many other companies. What makes Centuria stand apart is our absolute focus on our people. Centuria is committed to providing the right tools and support structure to our employees to ensure they can focus clearly on their mission – meeting our client’s objectives. Centuria is an Equal Opportunity Employer with tremendous cultural, economic and social diversity among our ranks.