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Technician/Lab Manager (IBNS)

Technician/Lab Manager (IBNS)

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Eligibility for Security Clearance Required 

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The GBS Group, an engineering services and consulting firm, is seeking a Technician/Lab Manager for Integrated Bridge and Navigation Systems (IBNS) to join our Philadelphia Engineering Office. The GBS Group designs and delivers high technology services and solutions to most advanced naval and maritime ships, as well as to special purpose platforms and assets. Our office is located at the Philadelphia Navy Yard, which is a dynamic urban development, offering the Philadelphia region a unique and centrally-located waterfront business campus committed to smart energy innovation and sustainability. The Navy Yard has over 20 acres of parks, one mile of waterfront trail and is located less than one-half mile from the Wells Fargo Center, Lincoln Financial Field, Citizens Bank Park, as well as the retail/entertainment center Xfinity Live!.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to

  • Primary Point of Contact for DDG IBNS lab set up, testing and modernization.
  • Troubleshoot, repair and maintain network components, computer systems, and programmable logic controllers (PLC) systems.
  • Support all test event for Integrated Bridge Systems: scheduling meetings, lab set up/configuration of system, imaging of work stations and lab modernizations.
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings in support of troubleshooting, wiring, and testing.
  • Design additional lab setups (SW development lab, IBNS Contract 3 hardware lab) to meet future test requirements.
  • Prepare technical documentation such as reports, procedures and test plans.


Candidates must possess the following professional experience and qualifications:

  • Graduate from military A school, trade school, industrial or correspondence school.
  • Experience troubleshooting PLC systems.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain Secret Clearance.


Desired Characteristics:

  • Former Navy Information systems technician (IT) and Electronics Technicians (ET) preferred.
  • Experience with: Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 10, Linux, Wireshark.
  • Experience with Imaging utilities like Norton Ghost or Acronis True Image
  • Experience with networking, switching, routing and soldering.

EEO Statement

The GBS Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We pledge equal access to employment, facilities, and programs, regardless of race, color, religion, sex/gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital or familial status, pregnancy, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.