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SATCOM Field Service Technician

Leonardo DRS, Inc.

Leonardo DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide.

Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.

Headquartered in Arlington, VA, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A.

which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide.

We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance.

For additional information on Leonardo DRS, please visit our website at

Company Overview

DRS Global Enterprise Solutions, Inc.

successfully delivers quality systems and services to CONUS and overseas units.

Our systems solutions encompass broad data distribution networks and complex telecommunications systems for data, voice and video applications over integrated satellite, terrestrial, and wireless networks.

Our proven service history of engineering, installing, operating and maintaining innovative, low-risk, and cost-effective communications resources illustrates our commitment to supporting military, commercial, and relief efforts at home and around the globe.

Location: Kuwait

Title: SATCOM Field Service Technician

Operates and maintains SATCOM equipment at remote sites in Southwest Asia.

Installs VSATs; configures and troubleshoots satellite modems.

Designs, develops, tests and evaluates networks or network infrastructure and applies knowledge of IA policies, controls and regulations.

Performs analyses of system operations.

Applies knowledge of and experience in the operations of hardware systems and components.

Conducts fault detection, isolation, and correction of hardware systems and individual components or cable infrastructure.

Duties may include routine system maintenance and analysis functions including: hardware configurations; adding, removing and replacing hardware components; use of hardware and software diagnostic testing tools; and cable infrastructure installation and maintenance.

Provides technical training and assistance to junior level personnel.

May supervise other personnel.

Primary & Essential Accountabilities

* Responsible for providing a variety of complex technical support for maintenance support, repairs, modification, equipment setup and testing, and formal/informal training of customer personnel

* Troubleshoot and resolve equipment issues by utilizing drawings and technical documentation

* Conduct repairs and/or modifications using a variety of hand tools and test equipment 

* Operate and maintain satellite communi...

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