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JTAC Field Service Representative Job
SAIC | Huntsville, Alabama
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Job Description

JTAC Field Service Representative (Job Number:429894)


SAIC has an immediate need for a Field Service Representative (FSR) to support a handheld precision target project for the Government. The U. S. Army Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center require FSRs to support testing, development, training, research and future fielding efforts for an Android based software application. This software application utilizes real-time targeting data from organic sensor systems to enable Soldiers to rapidly develop precision targeting data for use with precision weapon systems at the maneuver unit level. Primary duty location is Huntsville, Alabama with frequent travel to various locations throughout the United States and possibly OCONUS.


- Installation, operation, maintain and troubleshooting of the software application and related hardware systems.

- Provide technical support for Soldiers and units in a tactical environment, as well as conducting training when needed.

- Provide support as JTAC Instructor/Evaluator (JTAC-I/E), per the Joint Close Air Support (JCAS) Memorandum of Agreement (MOA).

- Provide classroom lecture, practical, simulator, and field instruction to JTAC students and JTACs in refresher syllabus in JCAS and call- for-fire tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP), to include instructing and monitoring the execution of live controls.

Bachelors and one (1) years or more experience; Experience (4+ years) may be used in lieu of degree. Must be certified JTAC.

Required Skills:

Must be formerly Qualified JTAC and have maintained the JTAC qualification within the last five (5) years.

Knowledgeable in all associated equipment and software, including, but not limited to, Harris PRC 117F, PRC-117G, IZLID IR Pointers, PRC-112 MBITRs, PRC-148 MBITRs, PRC-152 MBITRs, Quick Draw II, ROVER systems and associated equipment (i.e., ROVER receivers, antennas, SIR 2.0, SIR 2.5, Toughbook, etc.).

Experience in the deployment or configuration of precision weapon systems

Experience with military maps and coordination methodologies

Basic operational knowledge and troubleshooting of Android based handheld devices

Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in high-pressure environment

Able to work independently and efficiently with short term deadlines

Strong written and oral communication skills. Must be able to clearly articulate and communicate via email, phone calls, and/or video teleconference

Experience in developing training materials

Willingness to travel (around 50%)

Desired Skills:

Prior experience as a military instructor is highly preferred

Experience in manual and automated tactical targeting familiarity using AFATDS, Ballistic Computers, Tactical Imagery programs or other fire support equipment

Proficiency with Microsoft Word and other Office products

Ability to troubleshoot hardware, software and repair cable

Familiarity with Personal computers, switches, routers, Internet Protocol (IP) addressing, network topologies, and troubleshooting procedures.

Clearance Requirements:

Must possess or be able to obtain a Secret Clearance

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Aug 11, 2017, 4:28:03 PM
Primary Location: United States-AL-HUNTSVILLE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 50% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

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