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AEGIS SPY Radar Technician and Shiprider


San Diego, CA
ID: 3995-317

Noblis MSD is a Naval Life Cycle Management, Engineering, Enterprise Transformation and Program Management business headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. Noblis MSD's engineers, developers, technical staff, programmers, analysts, and program managers identify and deploy new shipboard technologies, integrate information technology across shipboard platforms, and develop strategies to support the Warfighter. Our employees create strategic solutions to help customers reach new levels of mission support and transform their organizations. Noblis MSD values the life experiences of potential candidates, including those who have served our Military. Currently, 38% of Noblis MSD's employees are veterans.


Noblis MSD is seeking an AEGIS SPY Radar Technician and Shiprider to directly support the NSWC Port Hueneme Air Dominance Department. The candidate can be based in  San Diego, Norfolk, or Mayport. General responsibilities and tasking include:   


  • Provide engineering and technical services and support for the SPY radar equipment including but not limited to the signal processor, transmitter, antenna equipment groups and SPY system level support.
  • Provide technical evaluations and equipment/system troubleshooting and problem resolutions for SPY Radar.
  • Prepare technical reports. Analyze, review, and prepare recommended solutions for AEGIS ship and system problems.
  • Provide ship event support including ship riding, Total Ship Readiness Assessment support, onsite tech assists, Combat System Ship Qualification Trials support, Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) events, and modernization support
  • Required to embark on Carrier Strike Group ships (DDG, CG). Available to move ship to ship within the Strike Group as need for tech assist or training.
  • Provide Test and Evaluation support for the Air Dominance Dept combat systems support systems efforts. Responsibilities include:
    • Data extraction and analysis
    • Prepare test reports
    • Provide electronic data storage for test results
    • Participate in drawing reviews in support of any SPY radar equipment. Prepare drawing revisions.
    • Prepare changes to documentation including SCDs, ECPs, and ORDALTS
  • Support multiple projects from the SPY Radar Engineering Branch including:
    • Content generation of SPY Radar technical manual, Maintenance Index Pages, MRCs, procedures and handbooks
    • Review and update technical documentation



This opportunity is a salaried position with overtime paid during ship riding assignments.  Ship ride duration can vary from two weeks to two-three months at a time.  If shiprider desires, there is potential to stay on the ship for the full deployment (ex. six months). Travel up to 50% - CONUS and OCONUS.



Required Skills

  • Possess superior leadership, attention to detail, and organizational skills with the confidence to work independently and to provide efficient response to task deadlines.
  • Ability to read, understand and apply technical schematics.

Required Experience

  • Active DoD Secret Clearance
  • BS degree or minimum of 10 years of experience within Navy shipboard environment with at least six years focused on repair, preventative and corrective maintenance on the SPY Radar.
  • Assembly, preventative and corrective maintenance on electronic consoles, network racks, and controllers.


This opportunity is a salaried position with overtime paid during ship riding assignments. Ship ride duration can vary from two weeks to two-three months at a time.  If shiprider desires, there is potential to stay on the ship for the full deployment (ex. six months). Travel up to 50% - CONUS and OCONUS.



Noblis MSD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race (as well as because of or on the basis of traits historically associated with race, including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.

Noblis MSD is an E-Verify company.