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Sierra Nevada Corporation Avionics Technician III (Contract) in Centennial, Colorado

We are seeking an Avionics Technician with a high school diploma or GEDequivalent and at least of 5 years of relevant experience. In thischallenging, fast-paced environment, you'll have the opportunity toapply your knowledge and experience with aircraft systems to support thedesign and creation of the most groundbreaking aerospace and defensetechnologies - those that exist today and those that will shape tomorrow.What to look forward to: As an Avionics Technician, you will be usingyour skills and expertise to repair and maintain electronic systems involvedwith the operation of an aircraft. You'll be responsible for installing,testing, troubleshooting, and repairing our aircraft avionics andelectrical system components and keeping our aircraft in airworthy condition.At SNC's ISR, Aviation and Security (IAS) team we are a leading mannedand unmanned aircraft systems integrator for high-performance intelligence,surveillance and reconnaissance, and aviation systems. IAS tailors solutionsto customer cost, performance, and schedule requirements and designs toconsistently exceed expectations and provide a turnkey approach to enable ourcustomers to focus on their mission.Must-haves:High school diploma or GED equivalent and at least 5 years of relevantexperienceA higher level degree may substitute for experienceRelated experience may be considered in lieu of required educationAbility to understand an interpret technical schematics and drawings,especially wiringStrong understanding and experience with wiring and wiring repairAn active Secret U.S. Security Clearance requiredPreferred:Familiarity with FCC and FCC GROLBasic understanding of spectrometer, Oscilloscope and/or Pitot staticequipmentExperience with solderingImportant Notice:This position requires current/active Secret U.S. Security Clearance. U.S.Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. SecurityClearance for employment. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain asecurity clearance. The Department of Defense Consolidated AdjudicationsFacility (DoD CAF), a federal government agency, handles theadjudicative aspects of the security clearance eligibility process forindustry applicants. Adjudicative factors which affect the outcome of theeligibility determination include, but are not limited to, allegiance tothe US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct,security violations and illegal drug use.At Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) we deliver customer-focused technologyand best-of-breed integrations in the aerospace and defense sectors. SNC hasbeen honored as one of the most innovative U.S. companies in space, a TierOne Superior Supplier for the U.S. Air Force, and as one of America'sfastest-growing companies.Sierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer- Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran, or any other protected statuspursuant to applicable local, state or federal law, ordinance or regulation.