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  • AOR-Wide Communications Engineer

    Posted Date 1 week ago(6/11/2018 9:14 AM)
    ID
    2018-1504
    # of Openings
    1
    Location
    SWA-
  • Overview

    Envistacom is a privately held technology company that provides counterterrorism, cybersecurity and communication solutions to the U.S. aerospace, defense and intelligence communities. Customers rely on us to improve the performance of their communication networks and mission-critical systems, so they can use them and the data they carry to identify and defeat global threats.  

     

     

    THIS POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON CONTRACT AWARD

     

    GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

    Candidate will ensure communications information is available to forward deployed forces supporting continuing mission requirements of the Department of Defense (DoD) by providing support to communications systems acquisition, integration, installation, operations & maintenance (O&M) in support of USAFCENT deployed mission requirements. There is no specification or limitation to the actual tasks to be performed. Candidate will work as part of a team and must display a rigorous work ethic and possess the initiative and independent thinking to thrive in a dynamic environment. Candidate must have the ability to engineer, install and maintain network equipment to support new and emerging requirements. The candidate shall provide responsive services to include real-time network-level configuration control, network restoration, quality control and performance standards, status reporting, MSL, and other actions required by policies, responsibilities and operational support to all NOSC deployed projects.

     

    GENERAL EXPERIENCE:

    Minimum of ten (10) years of “hands on” work experience in support of communications electronic systems or equipment. Must have the technical knowledge to solve complex problems, understand the interrelationships of circuits, understands Internet Protocol (IP) routing and architecture design and be able to exercise independent judgment in performing tasks. Minimum of six (6) years of engineering experience in the following areas:

     

    • Information Technology
    • IP Network Design and Architecture Development
    • RF Communication
    • Satellite Communications
    • Telecommunications
    • Tech Control
    • Command & Control (C2) System

     

    SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:

    Minimum of five (5) years of experience in Military Communication Systems as specified in the task order. Must possess and demonstrate functional knowledge of satellite communications terminals; multiplexers; telephone switches; data network routers and switches; network servers; fiber optic and copper cable; and signal/format adapting equipment; utilize multidisciplinary experience to design communications networks from the ground up to include voice, data, radar, and special circuit distribution; create multiplexing schemes to include card selection; physical and logical bandwidth allocation, and off/intra-site connections; design parallel telephone and data networks and their associated cable plant distributions; the expertise to segregate data networks using IP schemes and subnetting; evaluate and design telephone networks; establish dial tables; set precedence and structure communities of interest; Calculate radio frequency and public warning siren coverage plots.

     

    JOB DETAILS:

    The candidate will provide telecommunication engineering support of primary and auxiliary equipment to include, but not limited to:

    • Engineer, troubleshoot, and optimize theater level communications systems as well as systems employed in theater
    • Research current and emergent technologies and advising/informing the government on technical specifications, limitations, potential implementation, and recommending courses of action
    • Design, troubleshoot, and optimize Satellite network connectivity, telephone switching equipment, video teleconferencing, microwave networks, VHF/UHF Radio, and IP Networking & IP based technology
    • Organize and establish engineering standards & standard solutions; coordinate work, and manage tasks
    • Design solutions, troubleshoot, and optimize existing networks utilizing multiplexing and Standard Military Cryptographic Equipment
    • Engineer solutions utilizing Digital Signal Processing, Demand Assigned Multiple Access (DAMA), Frequency Division Multiple Access (FDMA), Time Division Multiple Access (TDMA) Timing/Encryption, IP Based transmission technologies and encryption
    • Be familiar with DoD & Air Force Information Assurance/ Protection standards, Communications Security Practices
    • Brief commanders on plans and/or status of projects and provide summaries as required by the task order
    • Design integrated systems using numerous types of electronic or mechanical components and assure product interoperability.
    • Coordinate project schedules to ensure the efficient usage of available resources.
    • Travel to installation sites to perform pre-installation surveys and on-site installation management.
    • Analyze and evaluate existing communications networks and infrastructure.
    • Calculate and recommend upgrades or restructuring of equipment or routing to meet emerging requirements.
    • Write detailed engineering project support plans and installation instructions. Establishes goals, and evaluates all project modifications to ensure they meet the desired project operational objectives.
    • Review new equipment to ensure its interoperability with existing products and sustainability for long term maintenance support.
    • Produce project timelines on macro and micro levels and track individual projects to completion while maintaining the status of each.
    • Create project budgets and modify system capabilities to fit within available funds.
    • Research military and commercial equipment by reviewing datasheets, white papers.
    • Coordinate with the Government the procurement of materials and monitor the process to include fund allocation, purchase re-quest submission, part manufacturing, and delivery timelines

     

    QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

    • Active Defense (DoD) security clearance at TOP SECRET / SCI level is required
    • US Citizenship is required
    • Valid United States passport required
    • Cisco certifications below required
    • Must have a high school diploma
    • Experience using computer systems and Microsoft Office suite of products
    • Ability to accurately document routine work and while troubleshooting problems
    • Well-developed oral and written communications skills

     

    TRAVEL: Up to 75%

     

    EDUCATION: Bachelor of Science degree in electrical/electronics/computer engineering from an accredited university required

     

    CERTIFICATIONS:

    Must meet the certification requirement of DoD 8570.01-M or otherwise stated in SPIN-C.

                    CCNA 

     

     


    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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