IQ 1 94
  • Full Time
  • Baghdad, Baghdad Governorate, Iraq
  • TBD USD / Year

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Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos has an immediate need to fill a Field Service Technician in Iraq. This role is in support of the Integrated Base Defense Contract Sustainment Support of the Base Expeditionary Targeting Surveillance Systems – Combined (BETSS-C).


At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers’ success. We empower our teams, contribute to our communities, and operate sustainably. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.

Are you ready for your next career challenge?

This is an exciting opportunity for someone in Iraq who is BETTS-C Certified.

The Logistics and Mission Support operation in Leidos is seeking an IBD-SS Field Service Technician to support engineering and technical services of Force Protection Systems (FPS) Family of Systems (FOS) to the IBD-SS program with operations located in SWA. As an IBD-SS Field Service

Technician/Engineer one will perform maintenance, training, and work closely with military customers. Successful

candidates will support our customer in creating capabilities and providing technical services, subject matter expertise,

and software solutions and services for platforms such as the Integrated Base Defense (IBD) Kitting.

This position desires an individual who has experience performing mechanical, electronics, and IT Networking tasks as

well as skills performing installs, de-installs, testing systems and components, and performing preventive maintenance

actions on a variety of systems belonging to the Elevated Sensors family of systems to include ECP, BETSS-C, Cerberus,

RDISS, Radar, PTP radio, television, IBD_K and other communications & surveillance equipment components.

A strong background in IT networks and Network Security is also desired. CONUS training in various locations will be

required prior to deployment.


The Defense Group provides a diverse portfolio of systems, solutions, and services covering land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace for customers worldwide. Solutions for Defense include enterprise and mission IT, large-scale intelligence systems, command and control, geospatial and data analytics, cybersecurity, logistics, training, and intelligence analysis and operations support. Our team is solving the world’s toughest security challenges for customers with “can’t fail” missions. To explore and learn more, click here!

The Challenge

Execute BETSS-C equipment calibrations and preventive/corrective maintenance in both garrison and field environments.

Make direct liaison with active US Army, US Army Reserve, and US National Guard units to conduct operator and sustainment level maintenance.

Interface directly with original equipment manufacturers for external support or maintenance actions that exceed contractor capabilities.

Execute master work schedules and provide direct input into an automated logistics management system for work performed, work to be performed, and all equipment technical data as required.

Conduct equipment shelf life management, configuration management of software and hardware, and calibrations.

Interface with training staff as necessary to facilitate equipment maintenance training to program stakeholders.

Research and gather relevant project data, contribute to the development of technical documentation and equipment readiness reports, respond to customer inquiries, and verify product technical quality.

Responsible for tracking assigned maintenance activities and keeping the journeyman-level FSTs appraised of progress and issues.

Will ensure all intervals of preventive maintenance are completed as scheduled and all corrective maintenance issues are addressed in a timely manner.

Enters all maintenance actions into the applicable work order tracking systems and works closely with the logistics support personnel for tool, consumable, or replacement part requisitioning.

Responsible for guiding and training junior FSTs.

Maintain a clean and safe working environment.

Interface with military units and conduct scheduled and unscheduled maintenance site visits.

Use an automated logistics management system to generate, track, update, and close out maintenance work orders, provide reporting as required, and maintain accountability of property.

Load and unload trucks, receive materials, wrap, label, and ship equipment and supplies.

Inspect, diagnose, repair, calibrate, and perform quality control for BETSS-C equipment.

Conduct shelf-life and warranty management for BETSS-C equipment.

Complete inspections of unit equipment and open and track work orders.

Ensure compliance with all hazardous material regulations.

Travel to military sites and conduct preventive and corrective maintenance.

Conduct equipment inventories.

Complete all required training and maintain certifications.

What Sets You Apart

Active Secret security clearance required.

Active Secret security clearance required.

Bachelor’s Degree and 5+ years of relevant technical experience or or 12 yrs of relevant experience in lieu of degree

BETTS-C Certified


Relevant and recent experience supporting Force Protection systems is highly desirable

Experience utilizing COLTS (or similar such as RCLS) and operating within the GCSS-A environment

Proficient in Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, and Excel

Import/Export (ITAR/EXIM) compliance experience

Experience in a rapid paced, time sensitive, high-quality environment

Strong written and verbal communication skills along with strong customer service

Ability to multi-task, prioritize commitments, and manage time effectively including attention to detail

Pay Range

Pay Range $66,300.00 – $102,000.00 – $137,700.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

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