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RC-135 Mission Simulation Systems Senior Specialist

United Kingdom

Job ID IMS20222807-87614
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Our team in the UK has an unwavering focus on our commitment to excellence in everything we do, delivering mission solutions with speed, innovation and flawless execution.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Experienced
  • Location: On Site
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L3Harris Work Perks

  • Health

    • Private medical insurance and group life assurance
    • Benefit allowance to help you pay for insurance
    • Options for dental and critical illness coverage as well as a health cash plan and gym membership

  • Family

    • Employee and Family discount programme
    • Employee Assistance Programme
    • Optional partner life assurance

  • Well-Being

    • Generous annual holiday allowance
    • Retirement savings plan with employer contribution
    • Employee assistance programme to provide advice and guidance on finance, mental health, and more
    • Casual “dress for your day” policy

Job Description

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across space, air, land, sea and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 47,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.

Description:

Job Title: RC-135 Mission Simulation Systems Senior Specialist

Job Code: IMS20222807-87614

Job Location: RAF Waddington, Lincoln, UK

Job Description:

L3Harris is seeking an RC-135 Mission Simulation Systems Senior Specialist for our location at RAF Waddington, Lincoln, UK. The Senior Specialist is part of a team that operates the Mission Compartment Training System (MCTS) supporting the Royal Air Force mission. Candidates for the position must already have a thorough understanding of the RC-135 mission, aircraft operational capabilities, employment, crew complements, and various supporting ground mission systems. The position develops and implements training scenarios, specializing in Raven and operation intelligence systems and capabilities while interacting with the user during aircrew training events. Operates the MCTS and associated simulation environment generation processors during mission simulations, Distributed Mission Operations (DMO) events, and virtual exercises. Makes recommendations to improve scenario generation software and to resolve equipment problems. Maintains the software used to operate the simulator and performs system troubleshooting and repair. The position requires periodic shift work and occasional weekend work depending on customer tasking and requires periodic travel.

Essential Functions:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provides support to RC-135 aircrew during ground training events using the MCTS.
  • Develop and implements training scenarios, specializing in basic operator Raven functions while interacting with the user during aircrew training events.
  • Operate the MCTS and associated simulation environment generations processors during mission simulations, DMO events.
  • Responsible for creating Raven focused scenarios for DMO and non-DMO events.
  • Makes recommendations to improve scenario generation software and to resolve equipment problems.
  • Maintains the software used to operate the simulator and performs system troubleshooting and repair

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience. Graduate Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience or equivalent combination education and experience.
  • Must have a minimum of Secret security clearance and be able to obtain a Top Secret/SCI within the first year
  • Must be able to obtain a CompTIA Security+ certification within the first year
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience with RC-135 Raven/operator mission system and operations
  • Must be worldwide deployable and travel up to 10% of the time
  • Able to work other than day shift if required

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • RC-135 Raven Tactical Coordinator experience and/or qualification
  • Thorough understanding of RC-135 Raven/operator operations and execution
  • Understanding of Electronic Warfare and radar fundamentals
  • Superior grasp of RC-135 training system operations and capabilities
  • Familiar with USAF Military weapon systems tactics and employment
  • Top Secret/SCI Security Clearance
  • CompTIA Security+ certified
  • Familiar with LINUX and UNIX-based operating systems is a plus.
  • Should be able to effectively interact with and speak system capabilities to high-level officials


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