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SATCOM Enterprise Support Communications Engineer in Fort Meade, MD at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 3/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/15/2019

Job Description

Job #:  949697

Job Requirements

  • Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Active Top Secret clearance
  • Experience working with senior DoD civilian and military officers
  • Familiarity and experience with DoD staff work and processes
  • Experience with turning warfighter requirements into operational capability
  • Knowledgeable of Joint Capability and Integration Development Process
  • Knowledge of SATCOM fundamentals, earth station equipment, and associated terrestrial systems
  • Security + certification
  • Ability to provide forward-looking and strategic thinking to assess and provide innovative solutions to DoD SATCOM
  • Strong written and oral communication skills

Desired Skills:

  • Military Signal Background
  • Prior Experience with DISA Gateway Operations
  • Network+ or CCNA certification
  • Experience with DoD Architecture Framework (DoDAF)
  • Experience in the implementation and delivery of DISN services (VoIP, VoSIP, VTC, JWICS, NIPR, SIPR) through SATCOM Gateways.
  • ITILv3 Foundations

COMPANY NAME is seeking a SATCOM Communications Engineer to provide system engineering and technical assistance to the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) on-site at Fort Meade, Maryland.  Responsibilities to potentially include: 

  • Provide specialized technical analysis, and engineering and implementation support for SATCOM enterprise and sub-enterprise engineering efforts
  • Provide technical expertise in transitioning key technologies and initiatives from solution architectures to implementation and develop implementation/transition plans
  • Utilize DoD SATCOM strategies and guidance to translate capability objectives and design solutions into an SATCOM enterprise design
  • Use established architectures and systems engineering processes.
  • Provide engineering and technical expertise and support for the needs of business processes.
  • Deliver detailed design specifications, technical papers, reports, analyses, recommendations, and other documentation required to describe and implement enterprise services
  • Provide technical and programmatic analysis of current and future DOD SATCOM architectural requirements
  • Prepare technical analysis working papers and white papers

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