• Teleport / RHN Mission Planner

    Posted Date 1 year ago(3/23/2017 11:30 AM)
    # of Openings
    Location Type
    OCONUS [Family optional]
  • Overview

    Envistacom is a privately held technology company that provides counterterrorism, cybersecurity and communications solutions to U.S. and coalition partners in the aerospace, defense and intelligence communities. Customers rely on Envistacom for innovative technology and subject-matter expertise to achieve their missions in identifying and defeating global threats. Envistacom is a trusted partner in protecting military personnel, civilians and critical infrastructure around the world.




    The Teleport / RHN Mission Planner shall have the following general qualifications:



    The ESG-L facility is the largest Army-operated SATCOM facility outside the continental U.S and provides warfighters on the ground, air and sea, as well as other Department of Defense and U.S. Government agencies, with secure network services via satellite anywhere on five continents and three oceans. It enables Defense Satellite Communications (DSCS), Standard Tactical Entry Point (STEP), Commercial Teleport and Army Regional Hub Node (RHN) services for the US forces deployed worldwide. This position provides leadership and technical oversite for SATCOM and data network mission planning, implementation and management of critical communications resources and infrastructure for global (C5ISR) users.   We are searching for enthusiastic and skilled Senior Level communications systems engineer to be part of our 24x7 Tier II Operations & Maintenance Team to deliver quality services to our customers. The Mission Planner must have demonstrated experience in both SATCOM and data networks, voice, video and ISR systems planning and engineering. In addition, this positions requires technical skills in Cyber Security, SATCOM and Baseband communications systems planning, operations and maintenance.  


    • Develop, coordinate, plan, allocate, and manage critical Teleport and RHN assets to be distributed for US Army and DoD enterprise use.
    • Establish Teleport and RHN telecommunications services IAW Telecommunications Service Orders (TSO), ASAs, GAAs, SAAs, COMSEC Callouts, Network Diagrams, Firewall Change Requests (FCR), Requests for Change (RFC), and any other documentation from the planning community.
    • Respond to and assist the Government in interpreting Army Service Authorizations (ASAs), Satellite Access Authorizations (SAAs), Commercial Satellite Service Request (CSSRs), Operational Database Memorandums (ODM), Telecommunications Service Order (TSOs), Satellite Bandwidth Task Orders (TOs) and other documents authorizing use of satellite and DISN services.
    • Experience to provide advanced troubleshooting assistance in concert with remote terminal operators and to accomplish Tier II support requirements of all Teleport and RHN systems and equipment.
    • Technical proficiency in the operation the Teleport and RHN facility encompassing all hardware and software associated with the commercial Ku/Ka/C Band earth terminals; baseband subsystems; fiber optic systems/components; interface equipment; cabling and duct work; system monitoring equipment; test, measurement and diagnostic equipment (TMDE)
    • Develop, maintain, and ensure compliance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Station Logs, Maintenance Records and Integrated Logistics Support plans and procedures.
    • Manage classified and controlled or sensitive information and facilities, ensuring team possess and maintain appropriate level of security clearance to access and operate in a US Classified operational environment.



    • Bachelor of Science/Arts Degree in Engineering or Computer Science or Science or Business Administration or Mathematics OR Bachelor's degree plus 3 years of specialized experience, OR an associate's degree plus 7 years of specialized, experience, OR a major certification plus 7 years of specialized experience, OR 11 years of specialized experience




    • Active CISCO Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Security, or Routing and Switching,
    • CISCO Certified Network Professional (CCNP),
    • US Military Radio Frequency (RF) SATCOM Planner or Commercial SATCOM Planner (or equivalent)



    Security Clearance:

    Current U.S. SECRET clearance required (IT-I).

    Special Requirements:

    DOD 8570.01-M, IA workforce certification: IAT-II.



    24/7 Operation (Average 45.5 HR WK).  A TESA position is a non-taxable position with access to the PX, Commissary, Post Office, fuel and MWR privileges. Comes with a CAC - Common Access Card.


    Benefits: Medical/Dental/Vision/401k+match


    Envistacom is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Envistacom provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment and maintains a drug free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage minorities, women, veterans, LGBT and disabled individuals to apply.


    Please - no recruiters or staffing agencies


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