Sierra Nevada Corporation Avionics Technician III (Contract) in Englewood, Colorado
We are seeking an Avionics Technician with a high school diploma or GEDequivalent and at least of 5 years of relevant experience. In thischallenging, fast-paced environment, you'll have the opportunity toapply your knowledge and experience with aircraft systems to support thedesign and creation of the most groundbreaking aerospace and defensetechnologies - those that exist today and those that will shape tomorrow.What to look forward to: As an Avionics Technician, you will be usingyour skills and expertise to repair and maintain electronic systems involvedwith the operation of an aircraft. You'll be responsible for installing,testing, troubleshooting, and repairing our aircraft avionics andelectrical system components and keeping our aircraft in airworthy condition.The ISR (Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance), Aviation,and Security (IAS) business area is a leader in ISR and aviation, it isa leading prime manned and unmanned aircraft systems integrator forinnovative, high-performance ISR and aviation systems. Its end-to-endCommand, Control, Computers, Communications and Intelligence,Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) capabilities encompass design,integration, test, certification, ground/flight training and completelogistics support. IAS tailors solutions to customer cost, performance,and schedule requirements and designs to consistently exceed expectations -with an unrivaled record of on time and on (or under) budget deliveries.Must-haves:High school diploma or GED equivalent and at least 5 years of relevantexperienceA higher level degree may substitute for experienceRelated experience may be considered in lieu of required educationAbility to understand an interpret technical schematics and drawings,especially wiringStrong understanding and experience with wiring and wiring repairThe ability to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S. Security Clearance isrequiredPreferred:Familiarity with FCC and FCC GROLBasic understanding of spectrometer, Oscilloscope and/or Pitot staticequipmentExperience with solderingImportant Notice:This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S.Security Clearance. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needsan active U.S. Security Clearance for employment. Non-U.S. citizens may not beeligible to obtain a security clearance. The Department of DefenseConsolidated Adjudications Facility (DoD CAF), a federal governmentagency, handles the adjudicative aspects of the security clearanceeligibility process for industry applicants. Adjudicative factors which affectthe outcome of the eligibility determination include, but are not limitedto, allegiance to the U.S., foreign influence, foreign preference,criminal conduct, security violations and illegal drug use.At Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) we deliver customer-focused technologyand best-of-breed integrations in the aerospace and defense sectors. SNC hasbeen honored as one of the most innovative U.S. companies in space, a TierOne Superior Supplier for the U.S. Air Force, and as one of America'sfastest-growing companies.Sierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer- Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran, or any other protected statuspursuant to applicable local, state or federal law, ordinance or regulation.