Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. Sr Visual Systems Technician - Training Device Technician in Jubail, Indiana

Job Descriptions:

Responsible for the Ship Handling Simulator (SHS) Visual System (360°) optimum performance and system availability. System maintenance and troubleshooting includes the DISI-X (Master and Slave Computes) with Vequalizer Interface, DLP Projectors (Barco Sim 5w) and CCTV (Dome and Wall mounted Cameras) equipment. Perform preventive and corrective maintenance in accordance with manufactures standards. Monthly Reports and Annual CLS Inspection. Reports to the Project Manager and Site Supervisor

Primary Job Functions:

  • Safety Precautions including proper use of Personal Protective Equipment and Tools.

  • Liaise between Kratos and the Customer in all technical issues.

  • Troubleshoot Ship Handling System (SHS) Visual System failures, perform required corrective action, remove, replace and/or repair of assembly, perform software updates, alignments, and adjustments. Verify operational readiness of the system.

  • Solve technical problems, evaluating alternative courses of action and innovating where necessary.

  • Develop simulator technical support skills by applying technical knowledge to perform advance or routine tasks with best commercial practice and guidelines.

  • Ability to take ownership of tasks/projects and see them through to completion.

  • Hands-on provisioning of services to ensure high availability of the Training Device.

  • Provide expertise in the repair of major assembly to the component level, if required, adjustments and alignments as per manufacture guidelines.

  • Conducts quality control inspections and inspect maintenance work performed.

  • Maintains required documentation of maintenance activities. Monitor and track the repair status of inoperative equipment and document maintenance activities utilizing the logistics management data base system.

Secondary Job Functions:

  • Assist in providing On-the–Job-Training (OJT) and/or theoretical training on various tasks to customer as required.

  • Communicate effectively, both orally and written.

  • Self-motivation and a willingness to take responsibility.

  • Work effectively as part of a team.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Must be able to lift at least 40 pounds over head.

  • Must be able to walk and/or climb stairs and ladder into the simulator.

  • Must be able to stoop, bend, and crawl on top or under the device.

Required Experience:

Experience with Integrated Visual Display Systems (DISI-X and DLP Projectors - Barco Sim 5w) on large Multi-Computer Simulator. System troubleshooting to include, repair and replacement of defective components. Perform required alignments and adjustment for Geometry, Brightness, Contrast, Color, and Edge Blending.

Education: BS Computer Science or related field or at least seven (7) years’ experience with Simulation Display Systems

Keyword: DISI-X, Vequalizer, DLP Projector, Barco Sim 5w, CCTV Dome and Wall mounted, training devices, simulators

From: Kratos Defense