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The North Warning System (NWS) is a joint United States and Canadian radar system that includes 47 radar sites spanning the Arctic from Labrador to the Alaska border. The NWS provides the capability to detect airborne threats across North America's polar region, providing a command and control capability to the Canadian Air Defence Sector (CADS) of the North American Aerospace Defence Command (NORAD).

Raytheon will provide Operations and Maintenance (O&M) of the NWS system including full care, custody, and control of the entire NWS and its components. This includes 47 radar sites; five logistics support sites (LSSs), a monitoring and control center, and a radar depot. Key activities include radar, equipment and facilities maintenance/repair; logistics support; and remote monitoring and control.

Raytheon seeks an Electronics and Communications Systems Specialist to help support the NWS O&M contract.

Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:
___ Providing technical support on six communication systems on the NWS; Long Communication Network, Automated Weather Observation System, Public Address System, Video Monitoring Network, Private Branch Exchange System, and Remote Monitoring System which includes Programmable Logic Controllers, Remote Terminal Units, and oversight of the SCADA platform in conjunction with Software Engineering
___ Initiating and investigating system problems and formally document them in Unsatisfactory Condition Reports (UCRs)
___ Preparing business cases and options analysis to correct systemic issues
___ Ensuring the currency of all technical documentation and drawings
___ Preparing standard operating procedures for the supported systems
___ Establishing training standards and requirements for technicians operating and/or maintaining equipment
___ Establishing and monitoring sparing levels to ensure maintenance can be performed in a timely manner and not delayed due to a lack of spares
___ Identifying reliable sources of spares to ensure the serviceability of installed equipment and systems
___ Assist field technicians in troubleshooting repairs
___ Identify obsolescent parts and work with engineering and supply chain to source and catalog alternative parts
___ Monitoring the effectiveness of repair and overhaul of equipment to ensure required standards/quality is met
___ Perform Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA) on failed equipment and systems
___ Conducting trend analysis for applicable systems and equipment. To include analysis of the system and establish a performance benchmark, acceptable performance deviation thresholds, expected future performance, and in-service performance monitoring metrics
___ Maintain and monitor the preventive maintenance program for the six systems and create and/or edit existing maintenance task cards
___ Preparing plans for decommissioning of equipment and/or systems

Requirements:
___ Degree, diploma or trade designation in a related discipline.
___ Minimum of 10 years of experience related to electronic and communication systems.
___ Ability to obtain an enhanced security clearance and controlled goods.
___ Individual must enjoy working in a fast-paced dynamic environment.
___ Good communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to effectively interact and problem solve within a team and to external stakeholders (e.g. customers, vendors).
___ Strong skill set with the Microsoft Office product suite.
___ Limited travel required but on an as required basis, including small fixed wing aircraft and helicopter in the remote arctic.
___ Strong knowledge of digital and radio communications, TCP/IP networking, monitor and control systems, and electronic sensor data collection and processing systems, with ability to read and interpret related drawings and manuals.
___ Strong knowledge and application of codes, regulations and standards in Canada as applicable to the aforementioned systems.

Desirable Skills and Experience:
___ Ability to function and complete tasks independently, with minimal supervision.
___ Ability to multi task and prioritize assigned tasks and conflicting deadlines.
___ An understanding of working collaboratively on a team, and the willingness to be an active and supportive member.
___ Problem solving and analytical skills with the ability to make recommendations.
___ Previous experience working with Maximo.
___ Knowledge of relevant codes and standards is an asset.
___ Knowledge of encryption and weather observation technologies are an asset.
___ Experience in project management an asset.
___ Experience working with geographically dispersed locations.
___ Cultural awareness, sensitivity and an understanding of work in the Canadian Arctic.

Raytheon Canada is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a wide diversity of applicants. Raytheon is committed to providing long-term, sustainable and meaningful economic benefits for Inuit Beneficiaries and their communities through activities such as on-the-job training, mentorship and skills development at all levels of employment. If you are an Inuit Beneficiary or a Land Claim Beneficiary from the Nunatsiavut, Nunavut or Inuvialuit Settlement Region you are encouraged to submit your resume.

NWS promotes employment equity as part of the Legislated Employment Equity Program and encourages those who are: a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority to apply. Individuals contacted for a job opportunity should advise the company of any accommodation measures needed in a timely manner.

Successful completion of security clearances are required by candidate prior to starting on the program. Candidate must complete a criminal reference check and pass a security clearance check to a level as required for the position through the Canadian Government.

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.169824

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