Pursuing a career in Air Force Missile and Space Systems Electronics is fun and rewarding. You will learn everything you need to know to work in with missiles and space systems. Your assignment will help you to defend the United States from nuclear attack. You will also work to make sure the missiles and space system electronics the United States use are in operational condition.
To make sure you will be able to fulfill your duties, you will undergo training which will go well beyond basic training. You will be trained in both a classroom and hands-on. You will earn to use the specific systems you will be working with on a daily basis. You will also receive on-going education as new systems are put into place.
Requirements and Benefits
To work as in Air Force Missile and Space Systems Electronics, you will have to first obtain top-secret clearance. This is because you will be working with some of the most highly guarded equipment in the military. You will also need to have a high proficiency in electronics and technical systems. Having worked with electrical systems in the past will be helpful.
Because of the nature of your work and the limited facilities in which you will be able to work, you will move around less. You will also have opportunities for advancement based upon your knowledge level and your ability to lead. This is all on top of the benefits which normally go along with a career in the Air Force.