General Dynamics Information Technology Satellite Technician III in Shaw AFB, South Carolina

Job Description

SATCOM Satellite Technician III

Responsible for the design and development of voice, video, radio-frequency, and/or data communications networks.

  1. Analyzes voice, video, radio-frequency, and/or data communications networks, including planning, designing, evaluating, selecting, and upgrading operating systems and protocol suites and configuring communication media with concentrators, bridges, and other devices.

  2. Plans network layouts and configures systems to user environments.

  3. Analyzes network topologies and traffic and capacity requirements.

  4. Supports the acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed.

  5. May provide technical support and troubleshooting to users.

  6. May perform network administration duties.

  7. May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced network personnel.

  8. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

  9. Participates in special projects as required.

Education

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

Must meet the certification requirement on the SPIN-C or individual task order.

Qualifications

5-8 years of directly related experience in network analysis and administration.

GENERAL EXPERIENCE:Lead level “hands on” work experience in support of installations, repair, and troubleshooting or maintenance of communications systems or equipment. Must have the technical knowledge to solve complex problems, understand the interrelationships of circuits, and be able to exercise independent judgment in performing tasks in support of communications systems or equipment.Experience, to include: supervision, and shop practices.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:

SATCOM Experience Required

Personnel in this labor category are considered experts in the field. Lead level experience working with DSCS or Commercial Satellite Terminals as specified in the task order to include:• X, C, KA, Ku-band, Tri-band Satellite Terminals• FDMA, TDMA, IP Type satellite modems

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job ID2018-43987

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionInformation Technology

Security Clearance LevelSecret

Full/Part TimeFull Time